June 25, 2018 06:54 am

First-Year Odyssey Overview

The First-Year Odyssey seminars are designed to introduce students to the academic life of the University. These seminars allow students to engage with faculty and other first-year students in a small class environment to learn about the unique academic culture the University offers. Faculty share their passion for research, teaching, and service as students begin their academic journeys at UGA.

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Watch the First-Year Odyssey video.


  • 300+ Seminars
  • Small sections of 15-18 students
  • Topics related to faculty interest and area of scholarship
  • Taught by tenured and tenure-track faculty
  • One credit hour, graded