Graduate Admissions


Double Dawgs

Double Dawgs is an initiative that encourages undergraduate students to start planning for their master’s degree while they are still in school.

Contact Us
Questions about the Ph.D. or master’s program?

Dr. Glen Nowak
(706) 583-8268
Journalism Bldg, 207 Dean’s Suite

Contact Us
Questions about the MFA programs?

Jeff Springston
(706) 542-7833
Journalism Bldg, Room 201-B

The Latest

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Grady InternViews: Melanie Levi

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Melanie Levi is a fourth-year journalism student working with Fox News Channel as […]

Grady InternViews: Noor Shaikhnag

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Noor Shaikhnag is a fourth-year entertainment & media studies and communication studies student […]

Grady InternViews: Ryan Langner

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Ryan Langner is a fourth-year advertising student working with Apple as a Partner […]

Giving Voice to the Voiceless 2024 Grants Announced header with photo of Grady College in background.

2024 Giving Voice to the Voiceless grants announced

Projects that use music to benefit dementia patients, help Atlanta public school students express their identities and provide an outlet to combat name-based discrimination in science are just a few […]

Joshua W. Jones has a conversation with someone in a meeting room.

Grady College and SPIA graduate leaves transformational $1.5 million estate gift

The University of Georgia is honored to announce a generous gift of $1.5 million from the estate of the late Joshua W. Jones, a proud alumnus and distinguished professional in […]

Grady InternViews: Sydney Palmer

This is part of a series where we ask Grady College students to describe their internship experience.   Sydney Palmer is a fourth-year double dawg public relations and journalism student working […]


Tommy Tomlinson Book Reading & Signing

Join Tommy Tomlinson for a book signing session and a reading of his book, “Dogland” at 6 p.m. on July 31, 2024.

Philadelphia Skyline

Philadelphia Alumni Event

Save the date to join Dean Davis and other alumni for our Grady College networking event in Philadelphia during the AEJMC Conference. Reserve your spot here by August 1.

Students gathering around a tent and socializing at Grady College's Welcome Back Fall 2023 event.

Grady College Welcome Back Fall 2024

Welcome to our new and returning students! Celebrate with snacks, refreshments and activities on the Schnitzer Family Media Lawn from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day!

UGA 40 Under 40 celebration

A panel discussion featuring Grady College’s 5 40 Under 40 honorees will be held on September 6, 2024 at 10 a.m. in the Peyton Anderson Forum.

Fall Alumni Board Meeting

Save the date for the fall 2024 Alumni Board meeting. More details will be announced closer to the date.

Maxine Clark Lecture

Join Maxine Clark (ABJ ’71) on September 16, 2024, for a preview of the film “Unstuffed: A Build-A-Bear Story.”


“I want to be a great storyteller and journalist. I knew that Grady is the best of the best, therefore I felt as though it was only right to join the UGA community.”

Riley Armant

MA ‘22


“I knew that Grady was the perfect program to dive deeper into media communication research that would complement my knowledge in interpersonal communication. I am so grateful to be here because I continue to learn from and work with the top scholars dedicated to this research.”

Farrah Youn-Heil

Current PhD Student


“While I have worked in journalism for 30 years, I never did study it at a collegiate level, but . . . I decided there was no better place to get training in that field than at Grady.”

Eduardo Morales

Current MA Student


“The highlight of my doctoral education has to be the unending access to like-minded individuals. With my time spent in Grady, I truly believe that there are individuals always willing to assist and answer questions. In my opinion, this makes the entire academic journey much more pleasurable.”

Rhoda Olaleye

PhD ’23


“Since coming to Grady, I have had the opportunity to collaborate with several faculty members on research projects that are in various stages of development. The faculty here really want you to engage in research and take the lead on projects, and the program facilitates those connections for you so you are able to start researching right away.”

Leslie Klein

Current PhD Student