The University of Georgia’s Office of International Education and Peace Corps host the Peace Corp Prep certificate program to help undergraduate students build the knowledge and acquire the skills necessary to join and serve in your preferred program area of the Peace Corps.
The career center staff facilitates, motivates, and empowers students to explore options and pursue careers. The center provides a comprehensive range of services, programs, and materials focusing on career exploration & decision-making, skill development, experiential learning, and career employment.
The ASPIRE Clinic provides holistic counseling and education services to the UGA and Athens communities. Counseling services including individual, couple, family therapy, financial counseling and education, nutrition counseling and education, and also legal problem solving sessions.
The Psychology Clinic is an outpatient mental health clinic operated by the Clinical Training Program of the Department of Psychology at The University of Georgia. We are committed to providing low cost psychological services, both psychotherapy and psychological assessment, for adults, children, couples, and families in the Athens community.
The University Health Center exists to advance the physical and mental health of students and other eligible members of the University community in a way that supports academic success and student retention. NOTE: All the restrooms at UHC are single-stall and marked for All Genders.
CAPS offers short-term individual and couples therapy, group counseling, psychiatric evaluations and medication monitoring, programs and workshops, crisis intervention, and referral assistance to campus and community resources when appropriate. The CAPS liaison for the LGBTRC is Dr. Shannon Bowles.
The Director of the Pride Center works directly with the Department of University Housing to review all requests for accommodations. Students desiring to make a request for accommodations or who are open to having a transgender roommate may contact the Pride Center.
The Specialty Care Clinic is a Ryan White care provider that offers HIV treatment and support to those in the Athens community who are living with HIV. The Specialty Care Clinic is located within the Athens-Clarke County health department at 245 N. Harris Street where they also provide free, confidential 60-second HIV testing.
The Athens/Clarke County Commission voted in 2006 to include sexual orientation and gender identity & expression in its nondicrimination policy. In addition, the Commission voted to offer domestic partner benefits for all county employees.
Our Hope Metropolitan Community Church (MCC) is a commissioned church of Metropolitan Community Church. Like all MCC churches around the world, Our Hope plays a vital role in addressing the spiritual needs of all people, but especially the LGBTQ Community.