Dear Georgia State University Graduation Candidates,
Your years of hard work and dedication to your academic success have paid off. On behalf of the entire Georgia State University community, please accept my sincere congratulations on your impending graduation.
I also thank you for choosing Georgia State. We know you've benefited from your time here and have been witness to the university's effort to advance as a premiere destination for the brightest students and scholars. Thank you for helping make Georgia State a better place to live, to learn and to thrive.
As you continue on your journey, know that you are always welcome at Georgia State.
I look forward to seeing you and those who have supported your educational endeavors at the 98th commencement ceremonies in May. Please be sure to join your fellow graduates, faculty and staff - and me - to commemorate your accomplishments.