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Background Investigations


View policy pdf: Background Investigations Policy

This policy follows the University System of Georgia (USG) Business Procedures Manual except where identified in the section labelled UGA Procedures below. All employees should adhere to the full Business Procedures Manual in addition to the UGA Procedures.

Refer to the USG HR Administrative Manual for Background Investigations.


University of Georgia Background Check Process website

Mass Background Investigation Uploading Spreadsheet



Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Policy Owner:

Policy Contact: Sr. Director for Talent

Contact Information: or (706) 542 2222

Date Issued: 09/17/2020

Last Reviewed/Updated: