Student Success

Georgia State Among Top Five Most Innovative Universities In U.S. News Best Colleges Edition

ATLANTA—Georgia State University has moved from fifth to fourth among the most innovative schools in the nation in the 2017 Best Colleges edition of U.S. News & World Report magazine.

Georgia State also ranked 14th among national universities cited for “an unusually strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.” It was 14th last year.

The university… more »

Georgia State University Receives $515,000 Grant to Continue Student Success Efforts

WASHINGTON—The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today (July 14) announced Georgia State University as one of seven institutions selected to participate in a three-year project to personalize learning and improve undergraduate education through adoption of adaptive courseware.

Georgia State will receive $515,000 as part of a grant to adopt, implement and scale… more »

Georgia State Junior R. Andrew Sevrinsky Selected as Goldwater Scholar for Astronomy Research

ATLANTA–R. Andrew Sevrinsky, a Georgia State University Honors College student, has been named a Barry M. Goldwater Scholar, one of 252 award recipients nationwide.

Noa Erlitzki, an Honors College junior, earned honorable mention for the Goldwater Scholarship, marking the first time that Georgia State has had two students recognized by the Goldwater Foundation in… more »