University Housing

Football Gameday Parking FAQ

The Athletic Association will assume control of certain housing lots beginning 5 a.m. on Saturdays preceeding home football games. Residents (especially those in the Hill, Reed and Creswell communities) may need to move their vehicles to approved lots.

On home game weekends the University of Georgia welcomes more than 90,000 visitors to spend the day on campus and “between the hedges” in support of UGA football. Although living on campus means you have a front row seat for the fun, parking and driving your car during game weekends can be a significant challenge! A comprehensive football game day parking map may be found at UGA's Parking Services game day site. Please review this map as a reference when considering the following instructions.

We are thrilled to announce a new programming collaboration between University Housing and the UGA Health Center’s (UHC) Health Promotion department to address common first-year behaviors and concerns, including alcohol and other drugs, sexual assault, safer sex and stress management. We are calling the program Healthy at Home.

The first year in college can be daunting and overwhelming trying to find a niche. While the benefit of attending a large school like UGA is the multitude of options available to participate, some options may not involve good decision-making.   

Upon completion of three programs annually, participants will be awarded the Healthy at Home Certificate.

University Housing is working with the University Health Center to bring the Healthy at Home Certificate Program into residence halls. The first program offered is WatchDawgs, aimed at training students in bystander intervention.

Participants will learn to:

  • Develop ways to increase awareness of sexual assault and alcohol emergencies, such as learning to make observations and recognizing warning signs that may require intervention
  • Be motivated to help
  • Employ appropriate skills to intervene safely and effectively, in both direct and indirect ways

It's almost time to Hunker Down with Housing! 

We're getting ready to welcome more than 8,000 residents August 11-17 and here's a one-stop reference for all your #HDWH15 questions:

Parking
Community Guide
Move-In FAQ
Live It! blog
Hall access
Those 17-position adjustable bed thingys and how to loft them

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Welcome to Athens and GO DAWGS!

Transfer and Graduate Students Deserve an On-Campus Experience, Too!

You may know about the first-year live-on requirement at UGA but we offer several housing options to upperclassmen and graduate students, as well! Only University Housing can offer the academic support and immersive living experience that result in proven higher GPAs, higher graduation rates and more student satisfaction. 

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