The Impact Community


Impact is a living-learning community and program that is open to all first-year students, including those students affiliated with other Institute programs (Challenge, President’s Scholarship Program, APS Scholars). Students in this first-year community should be interested in community service, social responsibility, diversity, and engagement on campus and within the local Atlanta area. 

Impact Community Goals and Objectives:
  • Enhancing students’ understanding of social good, social justice, and sustainable community practices 
  • Leading students to existing GT and Atlanta community engagement opportunities and other events
  • Encouraging students to create and develop new ideas around social good, sustainability, and diversity through a year-long project initiative
  • Focusing on diversity, inclusion, equity, and excellence through intentional and local events and activities offered
Current Impact Events include:
  • ‚ÄčMercedes Benz Sustainability Tour 
  • Georgia Aquarium Trip
  • Center for Civil and Human Rights Tours
  • Atlanta United Soccer Games
  • Atlanta Hawks Basketball Games
  • Atlanta Botanical Garden Trip 
  • King Center Visit
  • MLK National Historical Park Visit
  • Volunteering Events (with GT and Atlanta)
  • Sojourn Ropes Course/Zip-lining Trip
  • Impact Cohort Retreats
Impact Community Photos

Check out photos from some of our Impact LLC events! 

Other Community Photos




2020 Impact LLC Expo



Atlanta Botanical Garden 


2019 Impact LLC Expo




Stress Management Workshop



Fall 2019 Community Events