Venue and Parking Information
The location is based on guidance from the Governor’s COVID-19 Task Force, the Georgia Department of Public Health, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which encourages outdoor spaces for larger public events like Commencement. A venue of University Stadium’s size will allow for appropriate physical distancing. Face coverings will be required for all in attendance.
Directions to University Stadium
GPS: UWG Stadium, 1500 Lovvorn Road, Carrollton, GA 30117
From Interstate 20 (Atlanta or Birmingham): Take Exit 11 (US HWY 27). Travel on Hwy 27 South approximately 6 miles toward Carrollton. Turn right onto Columbia Drive. Continue on Columbia until the third light, where the road becomes Brumbelow Road. Turn right onto Lovvorn Rd. and the Athletic Complex is approximately 1 mile ahead on the left.
From LaGrange: Travel on US Hwy 27 (Approx. 41 miles) into Carrollton. Turn left onto Columbia Drive. Continue on Columbia until the third light, where the road becomes Brumbelow Road. Turn right onto Lovvorn Rd. and the Athletic Complex is approximately 1 mile ahead on the left.
From Newnan: Travel on Hwy 16 W (Approx. 20 miles) to Highway 166. Take a left onto the 166 Bypass and travel approximately four miles to Maple Street. Take a right onto Maple Street and travel approximately one mile to the West Entrance of University Drive. Take a left onto University Drive and follow to the first stoplight at Brumbelow Rd. Take a left onto Brumbelow Rd and follow to the first stoplight at Lovvorn Rd. Turn left onto Lovvorn Rd. and the Athletic Complex is approximately 1 mile ahead on the left.
All guests and students will go through magnetometers, or walk-through metal detectors, prior to entry. All bags will be inspected prior to entering the stadium. It is recommended that guests keep bags/purses larger than 5” X 7” in their vehicles. Weapons and signs larger than 8.5” X 11” are prohibited. Noisemakers, balloons, and other restricted items will be confiscated during bag checks.
Concessions will be available to purchase at locations on both sides of the stadium. Major credit cards are accepted. Outside food and beverages are prohibited.
Restroom facilities are located on the concourse level of both East and West sides of University Stadium. All restrooms at University Stadium are ADA accessible and baby changing stations are available in all restrooms.