Coliseum Policies A - Z
The Coliseum aspires to create a guest frienldy atmosphere and a one-of-a-kind experience to every patron. Below are a list of policies put in place to assit in our pursuit of guest satisfaction. Thank you for your compliance!
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ADA Parking and Seating
Possession and consumption of alcohol in The Coliseum is prohibited.
Animals are not permitted in The Coliseum unless they are service animals assisting a disabled guest.
Assistive Listening Devices
For those guests who are hearing impaired, The Coliseum has a very limited number of Assistive Listening Devices it can provide at no charge. Please contact a member of The Coliseum staff to obtain one of these devices. A driver’s license will be required to check out one of these devices.
Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs)
At this time, an ATM machine is not available in The Coliseum.
Baby Changing Stations
Baby changing tables are located in every restroom on the Concourse Level.
Bags and Coolers
Duffels, other large bags and coolers are not permitted in The Coliseum. If you arrive with such items you will be requested to return those items to your vehicle. If accommodations need to be made for medical reasons, please contact The Coliseum Business Office at least 24 hours in advance of your arrival to The Coliseum. All bags and purses brought into The Coliseum may be subject to a search by Coliseum security or crowd control personnel.
Admission for children will vary for each event. Please contact The Coliseum Business Office or the respective event promoters’ customer service line (as provided on The Coliseum’s Event Hotline) for the children's admission policy of the particular event of interest.
The Coliseum has two permanent concession stand areas operated by Aramark, Inc.. These are located on the concourse level between Sections 104 and 105 and Sections 113 and 114 respectively.
Door Schedule for Events
For most events, doors will open no earlier or later than one (1) hour prior to the event start time.
An elevator to the arena floor area is located in the Southwest corner of The Coliseum next to the Ticket Office. Use of this elevator is regulated during events and might not be available for general public use.
Entrances and Exits
The primary entrance to The Coliseum is located on the concourse level of the South side of the facility next to the Ticket Office. Multiple exits doors are located throughout the concourse level; and, all doors serve as points of egress upon the conclusion of the event.
Firearms and Weapons
No firearms or weapons of any kind are permitted in The Coliseum.
Should you need assistance during your visit to The Coliseum, please contact a member of The Coliseum event staff or uniformed officer.
In order to maintain a safe and enjoyable atmosphere, The Coliseum asks that guests be courteous to those around them and abide by Coliseum policies. Guests who use offensive or abusive language, behave in an unruly manner, or appear to be intoxicated are subject to removal and prosecution.
The distribution of promotional items, handbills, flyers, pamphlets, printed materials, as well as the solicitation of signatures is not permitted on The Coliseum’s premises without the express written consent of the University of West Georgia.
Lost and Found
For concerns related to lost or found items, please inform a member of The Coliseum event staff.
Lost Parents and Children
Please inform a member of The Coliseum event staff or uniformed officer for assistance.
Parking at The Coliseum is very limited. Please consult the Parking Information link on The Coliseum’s homepage for more information. In addition, some on-campus lots may be designated official “Event Parking” lots during certain events, thus requiring a fee to park. Please contact the UWG Parking and Transportation department to verify if parking fees will be required at some lots. The number Parking and Transportation phone number is 678.839.6629.
For ticketed events, guests will not be allowed to exit The Coliseum and reenter on the same ticket. A new ticket will be required.
The Coliseum has male and female restrooms located on all four corners of the facility. All restrooms are accessible for physically disabled guests. The Coliseum does not have family restroom facilities.
The Coliseum is a smoke-free facility. During some events, The Coliseum will operate a “Smoker’s Porch” located outside of the facility on the concourse level at the Northwest corner between Sections 104 and 105.
Questions regarding tickets should be directed to the UWG Athletics Department for UWG Athletics events. For non-UWG events, please contact The Coliseum Business Office or the respective promoters’ customer service line as noted on The Coliseum’s Event Hotline.
Water fountains are located on the concourse level on all four corners of the facility near the restrooms.