Student Success

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 »

SunTrust Foundation Awards $2 Million for Student Financial Management Center at Georgia State

ATLANTA–The SunTrust Foundation has awarded Georgia State University a $2 million grant to create the SunTrust Student Financial Management Center, a first-of-its kind program to help students address financial issues that can be obstacles to earning their degrees.

The SunTrust Student Financial Management Center will build on Georgia State’s nationally recognized… more »

Georgia State Gets $1.2 Million in Grants to Expand Summer Success Academy for First-Year Students

ATLANTA—The Kresge Foundation and the ECMC Foundation have awarded Georgia State University two grants totaling $1.2 million to improve and expand its Summer Success Academy, a program that supports incoming freshmen who may need help in the transition to the college classroom.

The academy enrolls students during the summer semester before their first fall semester… more »