Category Archives: Emergency News

Emergency News

August 12 Update – Return to Campus

A Message from President Don Green: I wanted to take this time to thank you for your patience and determination as we move forward into a new semester at Georgia Highlands College. Our goal is to Charge Ahead with each of you safely while helping you work toward degree completion and your graduation goals. Please […]

July 30 Update – GHC creates flexible class options, extra health and safety measures ahead of return to campus in August

Students at Georgia Highlands College (GHC) will have a number of options to choose from when taking classes during the upcoming fall semester, including both online and in-person as well as hybrid formats, depending on the student’s preference. Additionally, GHC has posted new guidelines and taken extra health and safety measures to ensure students and […]

May 21 Update – Virtual Commencement Details

We wanted to update everyone on the upcoming virtual graduation planned for July 25th. The virtual graduation will be aired on July 25th via YouTube and Facebook. More information will be shared by email and social media as we get closer to that date. While this approach is different than a traditional ceremony, it is a […]

May 15 Update – Commencement, CARES Act, & Plans for Summer and Fall

We want to start by thanking you again. Our students are well on their way to completing the spring semester. Our faculty continue to work closely together to carry on with the tradition of quality instruction GHC is known for. Our staff continue to find new and exciting ways to ensure all campus resources are […]

April 2 Update – Remote Delivery Extended Through Summer

We want to take this time to thank all our students, faculty, and staff for working through the first week of resumed classes at GHC. As you know, GHC students continued courses remotely on Monday, March 30, and will continue this way for the remainder of the semester. Additionally, GHC and the University System of Georgia’s […]

April 1 Update – Partial Refunds Issued to GHC Students this Semester

Over the past few weeks, we have seen our Georgia Highlands College family adjust and adapt to an ever-changing environment as we navigate our way to delivering remote instruction for the remainder of Spring 2020 semester.   At this time, all 26 University System of Georgia institutions are working as quickly as possible to issue […]

March 30 Update – Charging Ahead!

We wanted to take this time to let our students, employees, and community know Georgia Highlands College is Charging Ahead!   The way we teach, advise, support, and much more may change for a little while, but one thing remains true: whether we connect in person or remotely, we care about you, and we care […]

March 23 Update – New Deadlines

In an effort to increase academic success and degree completion, GHC will be extending a number of deadlines at this time. We believe this will help students focus on the transition to remote delivery set for March 30. The last day to withdraw from classes without academic penalty is outlined here:     PART OF […]

March 23 Update – Commencement Questions

Graduation is an important time of year, and we are always very excited to celebrate your academic success. As you know, GHC will be postponing the graduation ceremony set for May 16 and nursing pinning set for May 15, but that doesn’t mean we are not going to commemorate your special moment. At this time, […]