About the Office

Gretchen B. Caughman

Gretchen B. Caughman was named the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost on June 1, 2011.

Serving as the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Provost of Augusta University is the Chief Academic Officer, responsible for advancing all aspects of the mission of the University, ensuring excellence and innovation in the delivery of existing knowledge and the discovery of new knowledge. The Provost is accountable for the achievement of the university’s strategic priorities, through actively engaging in planning and resource allocation to deliver tangible results and provide a foundation for future prosperity.

The Office of the Provost is committed to:

  • Enhancing academic quality in programs of instruction;
  • Fostering the development, improvement and recognition for the Augusta University faculty; 
  • Driving services and programs that promote the success of our students;
  • Advancing processes that tie budgeting and effective resource allocation to our planning efforts; 
  • Ensuring the University's infrastructure support functions provide support for the academic mission and contribute to the pursuit of academic excellence.

Contact Us

Office of the Provost
Boykin Wright Hall
2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904

706-721-4014
provost@augusta.edu

Augusta University Values

 
Jan 20th
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday Observance- No Classes/Administrative Offices Closed 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday Observance- No Classes/Administrative Offices Closed
Jan 25th
The Chinese New Year Gala of 2020 will feature a free show, food and drinks. The event is hosted by the Augusta Chinese Association and sponsored by Augusta University International Initiatives. 
Chinese New Year Gala of 2020
Jan 28th
Founded in 1988, the Minguet Quartett is one of the most internationally sought-after string quartets today and gives guest performances in all the great concert halls of the world. 
Minguet Quartett with Andreas Klein, piano
Jan 30th
Come join us for our 2nd cookout to raise funds for our Rape Aggression Defense System Program. All proceeds will be used to develop the program. We will continue to keep the program free for the female employees and students of our community. 
R.A.D. Fundraiser Cookout
Feb 3rd
The College of Education's summer camp offers half-day or full-day academic enrichment programs designed for kids who have completed kindergarten through 7th grade. All courses and activities promote creativity, critical thinking and fun! 
Register your child for Kids University
Feb 10th
The College of Education's summer camp offers half-day or full-day academic enrichment programs designed for kids who have completed kindergarten through 7th grade. All courses and activities promote creativity, critical thinking and fun! 
Register your child for Kids University
Feb 13th
Time has never seemed so pressing. Inspired by two stories from Edgar Allan Poe, A SCYTHE OF TIME takes us to London, 1881. Performances Thursday - Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m., February 13 - 16, 2020. 
A Scythe of Time
Feb 14th
Time has never seemed so pressing. Inspired by two stories from Edgar Allan Poe, A SCYTHE OF TIME takes us to London, 1881. Performances Thursday - Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m., February 13 - 16, 2020. 
A Scythe of Time
Feb 15th
Time has never seemed so pressing. Inspired by two stories from Edgar Allan Poe, A SCYTHE OF TIME takes us to London, 1881. Performances Thursday - Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m., February 13 - 16, 2020. 
A Scythe of Time
Feb 16th
Time has never seemed so pressing. Inspired by two stories from Edgar Allan Poe, A SCYTHE OF TIME takes us to London, 1881. Performances Thursday - Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m., February 13 - 16, 2020. 
A Scythe of Time