• Stage
    Stage Options
    • Up to 32' x 40' stage with two stair sections and two wheelchair access ramps
    • 43 4'x8' StageRight decks
    • 18 ME 500 StageRight understructures, 48"-78" adjustable length
  • Ticketing
    Ticketing Information
    • All ticketing for UWG Athletics events is provided by the UWG Athletics Department.
    • 5 ticket sales windows located at main entrance
    • Ticketing software provided by TicketBiscuit
    • Please contact The Coliseum regarding ticketing to all other events held in The Coliseum.
    • To ticket your event at The Coliseum, please contact The Townsend Center for Performing Arts (the university ticket provider).
  • Media
    Audio and Visual Options
    • Daktronics 11'x22' center-hung scoreboard with 6'x10' ProStar Hi-Def screen
    • 5 stationery camera stations on concourse level
    • House sound: Computer programmed with stacks controlled by main sound board
  • Facility Information
    Seating Capacity
    • 6,500 for basketball and volleyball
    • 6,000 for events with 180o seating set-up (including on-the-floor seating)
    Arena Courts
    • Hardwood (maple) floating floor system
    • Five (5) total courts, each 50'x94' per NCAA regulations
    • Each court has sleeves for volleyball standards
    • Auxiliary courts utilize Spalding ceiling-mount goals (adjustable 8'-10')
    • Center (competition) court utilizes Spalding BPI-8000 portable backstops
    • 176' x 228' max.
    • Arena floor has 38,000 square feet when bleachers are retracted.
    Ceiling Height
    • Height to underside of roof deck: 49'9"-51'6" (from event floor)
    • To lower chord of roof trusses: 35'10"
    • To joists: 44'11"
    • To scoreboard bottom: Adjustable up to 27'
    Rigging
    • Maximum load per point varies from 1,500# - 2,500# (see guidelines)
    • Maximum aggregate load is 88.4K lbs.
    Lighting and Power
    • Fluorescent lights over all sections with 400-watt metal halide accent lighting over Center court.
    • No follow spots or other lighting systems currently available on-site.
    • 1 panel: 400A, 208/120, 3ph, mlo with cam-locks (Turnarounds NOT required)
    Mezzanine/Concourse Sq. Ft.
    • 16, 425
    Skybox Rooms
    • Room 3006: 29'4" x 36'2" (room shares moveable partition with room 3008)
    • Room 3008: 29'4" x 34'2" (room shares moveable partition with room 3006)
    • Room 3009: 29'4" x 34'7"
    Load In/Load Out
    • 2 loading docks with hydraulic dock levelers
    • 1 drive-in bay, 10'W x 10'6"H clearance, with access to the marshalling/staging area and Coliseum floor
    • Shore power: 150A, 220V, 3ph service
    Back-of-House
    • 5 team locker rooms (3 UWG locker rooms, 2 visitor locker rooms; each with restroom and shower facilities)
    • 2 officials' locker rooms (each with restroom and shower facilities)
    • 1 media production office
    • 1 Assistant Coliseum Director's office
    Concessions
    • 2 concession stand service areas located in the Northwest and Southeast corners of the concourse level
    • Concessions rights are held by Aramark, Inc.
  • ADA Accomodations
    All Events

    The Coliseum has the oppurtunity to use 70 wheelchair with 70 companion seats located on the concourse level during events held on the arena floor including all athletice events and commencement/graduations.

    Concerts

    ADA seating as well as companion seating will be available in reserved and general admission seating.

  • Athletic Records
    Records

    Opening Game: January 8, 2009 - UWG women 54, Montevallo 38
    First Men's Game: January 8, 2009 - Montevallo 74, UWG 65
    First Volleyball Match: August 28, 2009 - UWG 3, Stillman 0
    Men's Basketball Record: 44-22
    Women's Basketball Record: 36-27
    Volleyball Record: 19-23First Win (Women's BB): January 8, 2009 - UWG 54, Montevallo 38
    First Win (Men's BB): January 31, 2009 - UWG 90, North Alabama 88
    First Win (Volleyball): August 28, 2009 - UWG 3, Stillman 0
    Largest Attendance: 5,614 - January 10, 2013- Men's Basketball vs. Valdosta State
    First Basket in a Men's Game: Brian Carlyle, Montevallo (UWG basket - Ish Hall)
    First Basket in a Women's Game: Ashley Huff, UWG
    Most Points Scored (Men's): 100 - UWG vs. West Florida (January 26, 2010)
    Most Points Scored (Women's): 84 - UWG vs. Alabama-Huntsville (February 24, 2009)

  • Construction
    Project Groundbreaking

    16 August 2007

    Date Opened

    3 January 2009

    Construction

    Architect: Rosser International, Inc., Atlanta, GA
    Project Manager: Carter, Atlanta, GA
    Contractor: Skanska USA Building, Inc., Atlanta, GA