CAES Group Tours

We are thrilled you are interested in requesting to bring a small group of 10 or less to tour the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences (CAES) on UGA’s Athens campus! 


  • CAES offers group tours to groups that total no more than 10 high school students, chaperones, and teachers.
  • Group tours are offered in the fall and spring for high school students in educational programs, community-based organizations, and extracurricular groups.
  • A CAES group tour is given by a CAES Ambassador and is an approximately 40-minute outdoor walking tour of south campus.  The CAES Ambassador will meet your group in the lobby of Conner Hall, 147 Cedar Street, Athens, GA There is no public parking near this building.
  • We do not offer group tours on Fridays, holidays, weekends, summer, or when classes are not in session. 
  • Contacts for the group must have their students fill out a demographic survey from a provided link before coming to tour. 

To request a CAES group tour (40-minute walking tour of South Campus) please use this link:

If you would like to schedule a CAES departmental tours for your group, you will need to contact, arrange, and coordinate for your group with the following:

Agricultural and Applied Economics: Octavio Ramirez,

Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communication: Allison Fortner,

Animal and Dairy Science: Francis Fluharty,

Crop and Soil Sciences: Janine Sherrier,

Entomology: Michele Hatcher,

Food Science: Karen Simmons,

Horticulture: Tim Smalley,

Plant Pathology: Kisha Shelton,

Poultry Science: Jessica Fife,


Groups wishing to tour other parts of campus besides south campus should contact the UGA Visitors Center

If you are interested in other tours for your group, below are links for you to contact, arrange, and coordinate for your group:

Agricultural & Environmental Services Laboratories:

State Botanical Garden of Georgia:


Bear Hollow Zoo:

If you would like to include lunch at one of UGA’s dining halls, please contact, arrange, and coordinate for your group through UGA dining services here.

For questions about where to park small vans, buses, mini buses, etc. on UGA Campus please contact, arrange, and coordinate with UGA Parking Services 706-542-7275