ACT or SAT Scores No Longer Required for UWG Applicants for Summer and Fall
In light of the cancellation of SAT and ACT test dates because of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the University of West Georgia is working to help future Wolves by making an admissions decision based solely on their high school transcripts and academic GPA.
UWG Hosts Launch Event to bring the Invisible Histories Project into Georgia
The University of West Georgia recently hosted a launch event to celebrate the movement of the Invisible Histories Project into Georgia in the Campus Center Ballroom. The Invisible Histories Project is a nonprofit organization that works to collect and preserve LGBTQ history in the South.
Making It Work: Tinker's Box, UWG's Makerspace, Turns Ideas to Reality
Witt Teem has never encountered a problem he didn't want to fix. As the lab manager of the Tinker's Box, a makerspace sponsored in part by the University of West Georgia, he gets to help people fix their problems every day.
Lucky Seven: UWG Named One of Most Promising Places to Work for Seventh Year in a Row
The University of West Georgia has been named one of the Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs for the seventh consecutive year. UWG received the recognition from the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) and "Diverse: Issues in Higher Education" magazine. UWG is one of only two universities nationwide to receive this honor all seven years it has been presented.
USG Chancellor Visits UWG, Speaks on Higher Education Trends, Challenges
Public higher education institutions face a variety of challenges nationwide, but Dr. Steve Wrigley, chancellor of the University System of Georgia, believes the University of West Georgia is well-positioned to tackle them.