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UGA Golf Course

Athens' only in-town public golf course. Designed by world-renowned architect Robert Trent Jones, Sr., the course underwent a major renovation in 2006 by Love Golf Design, headed by PGA TOUR professional Davis Love III. In 2009, the course was named one of the top 10 public courses in Georgia by Golfweek and one of the 25 best university courses in the nation by Links Magazine.

GOLF COURSE FEATURES AND SERVICES:

  • Staffed by PGA Professionals
  • Full-service golf shop
  • Online golf shop
  • USGA Handicap service available
  • Snack bar and patio areas
  • Full-size driving range
  • Modern short game practice area
  • Private and group lessons by appointment
  • Golf club fitting and repari service
  • Golf cars, pull carts and rental clubs

SPECIALS: The UGA golf Course is affordable any time, but also has the following specials for extra discounts

  • 9-hole, Weekday (Monday - Thursday)
  • Ladies' Day: On Mondays ladies can play for University rates
  • University Parents: parents playing with UGA Student children pay the University Daily Fee Rate
  • Twilight: after 3 p.m. during Eastern Daylight Savings Time, after 2 p.m. during Eastern Standard Time
  • Family Golf Rate: after 1 p.m. daily
  • Georgia Pass: prepaid green fees
  • Membership fees also available

The 7,240-yard course has played host to a PGA TOUR Qualifying School stage, the women's NCAA Golf Championships, the men's Southeastern Conference Golf Championships, and annually hosts one of the longest-running competitions in women's intercollegiate golf, the Liz Murphey Collegiate Golf Classic. In 2010, UGA became the only university to own a professional golf tournament, the Stadion Athens Classic at UGA.

Read a course review by local columnist Joe VanHoose.