Alumni, friends, and family play a large part in the success of our school. SPIA is fortunate to have philanthropists and volunteers who support our mission in a variety of ways. Explore the many ways you can get involved with the School, and contact us if you have other ideas about how you would like to connect with us!

  • Attend events
    SPIA hosts a variety of events and programs that will help you connect with students, faculty, staff and your fellow SPIA alumni.
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  • Mentor a student
    Help a student prepare for success by offering advice for making the transition from college to career. Sign up for UGA’s Mentor Program to mentor a current student.
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  • Apply to serve on the Alumni Board
    SPIA’s success depends on guidance from our boards comprised of our most outstanding alumni. Apply to serve on the board to further student development and expand your own network.
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  • Speak to a class
    The expertise of alumni is invaluable to our students. Come speak to a class to share your experiences.
    Contact Us »
  • Read We the People
    We The People
    is a magazine focused on just that: our people. It is published annually for alumni, friends, parents, and supporters of SPIA.
    Read the Latest Issue »
  • Send us your news
    We want to hear from you! Keep us updated on your news and successes.
    Send Your News »
  • Update your information
    Update your information with us to stay informed of news and events happening close to you.
    Update Your Information »
  • UGA Alumni Association
    Engage with UGA and your fellow alumni through the UGA Alumni Association.
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  • Connect with us on social media
    The best way to find out what is happening at the School is to connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
Hire a Graduate

Is your organization looking for full-time employees or interns?

  • Contact Paul Welch, Director of Undergraduate Services or Aaron Redman, MPA Career Services and Recruitment Coordinator
  • Connect with the UGA Career Center and learn about conducting campus interviews, attending career fairs or posting jobs on DawgLink
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  • Attend our annual SPIA Networking Night held each spring in Athens to network with students interested in finding full-time work or internships. Learn More »

Are you looking for work?

  • Attend our annual SPIA Networking Night held each spring in Athens to network with alumni who are hiring.
  • Connect with UGA Alumni Career Services, a partnership between the Career Center and the Alumni Association providing resources to help alumni find meaningful careers.
    Learn More »

Your financial support provides ensures students have life-changing experiences, create groundbreaking research opportunities for faculty, and serve our state, nation, and world.

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