Employee Wellness


“Nurturing yourself is not selfish – it is essential to your survival and your well-being.” ~Renee Peterson Trudeau~

The University System of Georgia (USG) cares about the health and wellness of its employees. In partnership with the USG system-wide wellness initiative, MGA is striving to create a supportive environment that encourages the well-being of our entire campus community. To foster a positive transformation towards leading a healthier lifestyle, the USG has made available various tools, resources, and programs available to help manage wellness. The USG well-being tools, resources, and programs can be found at https://www.usg.edu/well-being/. The website includes extensive information on topics ranging from financial well-being to stress management.

Well-being Live Events

USG Well-being offers a wide range of educational webinars and events in support of its employees achieving well-being. To get more information on upcoming events and to join in as these events fit your schedule, visit https://www.usg.edu/well-being/events.

USG Employee Assistance Program

The University System of Georgia has partnered with Acentra Health (formerly Kepro) to provide all employees and their household family members with a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).  The program offers face-to face consultation with a local licensed provider and/or telephonic counseling with one of Acentra Health’s Masters-level clinicians.  Access is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Services are confidential at no cost. EAP is available to all employees, except students, who work 20 hours or more. 

  • Acentra (formerly Kepro) EAP Products & Services
  • Contact Acentra at 1-844-243-4440 or at the website.
    First time visitors/users do have to create a username and password to enter the site. Users should follow these easy steps:
        Step 1: Go to https://usg.mylifeexpert.com
        Step 2: Enter company code – USGCares
        Step 3: Create a Username and Password
        Step 4: Continue to use that Username and Password to log in for future visits