Student Support

There are numerous initiatives and offices at Georgia Tech that provide student support services. Below are just a few to get you started.

ADAPTSOMED students

The ADAPTS Office, located in the Office of the Dean of Students (ODOS), provides support and information regarding students with disabilities at the Georgia Institute of Technology.  The ADAPTS program operates under the guidelines of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and it's amendments (ADAA).  The ADAPTS program serves any Georgia Tech student who has a documented, qualifying disability.

OMED

OMED: Educational Services is the unit charged by Georgia Tech with the retention, development, and performance of the complete student learner who is traditionally underrepresented: African American, Hispanic, and Native American. Our mission is “to successfully transition and transform today‘s gifted, yet inexperienced Georgia Tech student into tomorrow‘s promising leader...

Hispanic Initiatives

The Office of Hispanic Initiatives serves as a central resource for all members of the Georgia Tech Hispanic/Latino community, including prospective and current students and their families, faculty, and staff.

New Students

Your college years are a time for exploring the academic interests you already have, discovering new interests, and expanding your mind to conquer new academic territory. At the Georgia Institute of Technology, you’ll have an opportunity to explore your many interests in and out of the classroom. Whether through research, study abroad, athletics, internships, or student organizations and clubs, Georgia Tech provides a wealth of resources to help you cultivate the academic experience you want to have.

1-to-1 Tutoring

The Office of Success Programs offers free tutoring to all Georgia Tech undergraduate students. Tutoring is offered in over 60 courses, with an emphasis on introductory freshman- and sophomore-level courses. Tutors in Calculus, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, ECE, ME, as well as other courses are available to meet with a student for a one hour session each week. All of our tutors are accomplished undergraduate or graduate students.