Jun 19, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Waters College of Health Professions

College Structure


The vision of the Waters College of Health Professions is to become the leader in the preparation of health professionals who are engaged in transformational thinking and evidence-based practices that impact the health and quality of life for individuals, families, and communities. We will accomplish this vision through a focus on: high academic expectations, individual responsibility for academic achievement, student-centered teaching and learning, impacting regional and global communities, interdisciplinary collaboration, innovative healthcare technology, experiential learning, community-engaged service and scholarship. 


The mission of the Waters College of Health Professions is to prepare future health professionals through academic excellence and interdisciplinary collaboration while advancing knowledge through scholarship and serving culturally diverse communities.



Undergraduate students in the Waters College of Health Professions are advised on their home campus by assigned academic advisors.

Armstrong Campus students are advised in the Office of Academic Advising and Support located in the Student Success Center. Students can contact the office at (912) 344-2570.

Liberty Campus: Students are advised in the Advising Office, room 139. Students can contact the Advising Office at (912) 877-1906.

Statesboro Campus: Students are advised in the WCHP Student Services Center located in the Hollis Building - Room 0101 and Room 2105. Students can contact the Student Services Center at (912) 478-1931.


Graduate students are advised by their program. Graduate students should reach out to their graduate program director for information regarding the structures in place to facilitate advisement. For more information visit Graduate Academic Advisement .

Graduate students can also contact the Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies for more information about their program director.
Phone: 912-478-COGS (2647)
Email: gradschool@georgiasouthern.edu


Dean: Dr. Whitney A. Nash
Statesboro Campus:
Room 2123 Hollis Building
P.O. Box 8073
Statesboro, Georgia 30460
(912) 478-5322

Interim Associate Dean: Dr. Laurie Adams
Armstrong Campus:
Ashmore Hall 131
11935 Abercorn Street
P.O. Box 4073
Savannah, Georgia 31419
(912) 344-3382

Associate Dean: Dr. Stephen J. Rossi
Statesboro Campus:
Room 2123-B Hollis Building
P.O. Box 8073
Statesboro, Georgia 30460
(912) 478-5322