A Message from Dr. Becker

A Message From Dr. Becker

Dear New Student:
Welcome to Georgia State University! Your decision to come to Georgia State University is an important step in furthering your academic career. As a member of the Georgia State University community, you join many other talented students from throughout Georgia, across the nation and around the world. Your academic experience will be enriched through learning with students of other cultures and backgrounds. You also will have the opportunity to learn from some of the world’s most respected professors and researchers.

As one of the nation’s leading urban research universities, Georgia State University can offer you unlimited opportunities for educational growth and personal enrichment. I urge you to get involved both inside and outside of the classroom. Participation in university life is an important part of a well-rounded education, and Georgia State University offers a wide variety of extracurricular activities and leadership opportunities. I hope you will take advantage of the many campus resources available to help you achieve your academic and personal goals.

I am pleased you could join us for New Student Orientation. We truly mean it when we say your success is our success.


Mark P. Becker