Applicants should have selfless motives and want to serve the Division of University Advancement and the University of West Georgia, not their own resumes or professional network. Campus leaders who embody what the Blue Coats represent should apply. 

Membership Requirements

Applicants who meet the following criteria will be considered for Blue Coat membership.

  • Full-time student
  • In good standing with the university
  • Maintenance of a 2.5 or higher GPA
  • Attended the University of West Georgia for at least the Fall 2016 semester.
  • Must not be graduating from the university any earlier than May of 2018.

Membership Term

Members in good standing with the group will retain their Blue Coat status until graduation.


The application period for 2016-2017 has now closed. The next application period will begin in late Fall 2017.