Russian Flagship Program at UGA
Students from all majors can be part of this academic cohort. Contact Dr. Olga Thomason at Learn more.


  • Open to undergraduate students from all majors
  • Students earn a Flagship Certification, highly regarded by employers
  • One of only six Russian Flagship programs in the U.S.
  • Intensive Russian language coursework, personalized tutoring
  • Overseas "Capstone Year Abroad" study and career-focused internship
  • Eight-week summer study abroad with generous Flagship scholarships
  • Part of a cohort of a highly-motivated peers with high quality social and professional development