SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The University System of Georgia is considering a merger between Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University.
The Board of Regents will meet next Wednesday and the item could be on the agenda released on Friday of this week.
ASU President Dr. Linda Bleicken sent the following email to the Armstrong State community on Thursday:
The University System of Georgia sent out the following release on Friday detailing the announcement:
If the two schools were to merge, the new school would become the fourth largest in the state of Georgia.