Hours & Facilities
Special Holiday Hours
Golf Course & Driving Range
|November 23, 2023||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|December 24, 2023||9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.||9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.|
|December 25 - December 26, 2023||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|January 1, 2023||CLOSED||CLOSED|
University of Georgia Golf Course
Tee Times Begin: 8:00 a.m.*
Tee Times End: 2 hours and 15 minutes before sunset
*Subject to course conditions. Call Golf Shop for exact starting time.
Our full-size driving range provides the perfect opportunity to enhance any individual’s golf game. Students, staff, alumni, and the general public have access to a full array of practice features. Practice balls can be hit from grassed tee areas to a target area that contains numerous bunkered greens. A modern short game practice area is also available, which includes a putting green and a large pitching/bunker green.
The driving range also provides the UGA Men’s and Women’s Golf Teams with one of the top collegiate practice facilities in the country. To date, the men’s team has won two national championships and a league leading twenty-nine SEC championships, while the women’s team has one national championship and eleven SEC championships to its credit.
Driving Range Hours
|Mon, Wed - Fri||Tues||Sat - Sun|
|7:30 a.m.||11:00 a.m.||7:30 a.m.|
Range closes approximately 30 minutes before sunset.
Driving Range Ball Vending Machine
The driving range is now using a new golf ball vending machine. Customers needing assistance can ask any available range staff member for help or call the E.B. Smith Clubhouse golf shop at (706) 369-5739.
The new ball vending machine accepts credit cards or Range Express Member cards. No cash will be accepted.
Range Express Member Card
Loyalty Points at the driving range are available through the Range Express Member Card. If you currently possess a range pass card with value on it, you will need to exchange it for a new Range Express Member card that will work with the new ball vending machine. Card exchanges or new purchases can be made in the golf shop. Cards will be sold in $50 value increments and also come with a 20% discount on range basket fees.
Club House & Golf Shop
The University Golf Course has a fully stocked Golf Shop located in the E.B. Smith Clubhouse to satisfy every golfing need. An array of products from top golf industry manufacturers make the perfect gift for any golfer. Be sure to stop by for items with the exclusive golf course ‘G’ cross-club logo, including golf shirts, hats, and accessories. Gift certificates for merchandise and rounds of golf are also available.
There is also practice a putting green near the E.B. Smith Clubhouse, on the way to the 1st and 10th tees. This practice green is strictly for putting only (no chipping).
Golf Shop Hours
30 minutes before first tee time
1 hour after last tee time or 5:30 p.m., whichever is LATER
Ready to shop now?
Browse the large selection of UGA Golf Course items on our convenient online store.
Interested in purchasing clubs?
Check out our club fitting service.
Campus Market Express
Champions Café Upgraded to Micro-Market
We are excited to announce that Champions Café has been upgraded to a new self-serve micro-market concept. Micro-markets are on the leading edge of today’s food service trends for
colleges and universities across the nation. With its self-serve technology, the location
is able to continuously stay open allowing you to purchase food anytime the Golf Course
The micro-market design allows us to offer you more food items, including:
- Hot and cold beverages
- Grab-and go sandwiches, salads, hamburgers, and pizza
- Snacks and pastries
- Fresh-brewed coffee
- And more!
Micro-markets also promote contactless payments by accepting mobile transactions such as Apple Pay and Google Pay. The cashless location also accepts Paw Points and credit/debit cards.
If you have any questions about this upcoming change, please feel free to contact us at (706) 369-5739 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.