International Visitors & Delegations

Hosting international visitors can be a productive method of advancing international partnerships and collaboration, and international delegations as well as individual faculty members, staff, and administrators regularly visit the University of Georgia to foster international partnerships. Visiting delegations often consist of senior administrators and faculty, while the purpose of such visits is often to promote and explore areas of mutual benefit and collaboration, as well as to promote goodwill between the institutions. The International Partnerships unit of OIE strives to assist colleges, schools, and units hosting international delegations that are strategic importance to the University.

Hosting Guidelines

Welcoming International visitors to UGA helps to expand and sustain our international profile as well as advance our global engagement and international initiatives.

Prior to any involvement by the Office of International Education, short-term international visitors (or a UGA faculty member on their behalf) should contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., requesting assitance with planning the visit. The request should include the names, titles, and institution(s) of the prospective vistors; affiliation and/or relationship with the University of Georgia (such as past collaborations and/or anticipated future partnership activities; and unit or units at UGA to be involved in the prospective visit.

The information provided will allow the OIE staff to evaluate the visit objectives and prioritize the visit so that the visitors and interests of the University of Georgia and the residents of the State of Georgia can be best served.

Information & Resources

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