Georgia Perimeter College Newsroom

Consolidation News

Regents approve mission statement for consolidated institution

As the next step in consolidating Georgia State and Georgia Perimeter, the USG Board of Regents has approved a mission statement to reflect the mission of the new institution.

Consolidation Operational Working Groups

Georgia State/GPC consolidation working committees announced; leadership and responsibilities of each listed.

Watts tells how to join consolidation committees

Interested in serving on an organizational working group for the GPC/Georgia State consolidation? Let President Watts know now.

Georgia State president visits GPC, shares vision of consolidation

Dr. Mark Becker gets his first look at the new campuses that will come under his direction once the consolidation of GPC and Georgia State is complete.

Much work precedes SACSCOC review of consolidation plans

Dr. Susan Finazzo answers questions about the accreditation approval process as it relates to the Georgia Perimeter and Georgia State consolidation.

Meet GPC members of consolidation committee

Leaders from GPC and Georgia State are charged with overseeing and crafting the details of how the consolidated institution will operate.

Consolidation team’s work will focus on opportunities

During the next 18 months, the 42-member committee will begin crafting the mission statement, goals and direction of the new institution.

Consolidation Implementation Committee is appointed

The committee, comprising 21 representatives from Georgia Perimeter and 21 from Georgia State, will have its first meeting Jan. 30.

Q&A on Ga. State and Ga. Perimeter consolidation

This Q&A section was updated on Feb. 10; the Newsroom will continue to update as more details become available.

Transcript of GPC’s Jan. 13 town hall meeting

New college created from GPC and Georgia State will have multiple campuses and separate tracks for associate-degree and bachelor-degree students.

GPC/Georgia State consolidation meeting set Jan. 13

Rob Watts to be joined by Georgia State President Becker and USG Vice Chancellor Shelley Nickel; meeting will be streamed to other campuses.

GPC will be ‘component’ of Georgia State, President Becker says

It will take about 18 months for the University System of Georgia to go through the process of merging Georgia State University and Georgia Perimeter College.