It’s official –  the University of West Georgia has reached the pinnacle of collegiate athletics as the Wolves ascend to NCAA Division I status. As a member of the Atlantic Sun Conference and the United Athletic Conference for football, UWG will kick off the celebration on Aug. 31 against Samford at University Stadium. 

“This move to NCAA Division I marks a turning point for our university, amplifying the impact of collegiate athletics and our student-athletes and igniting a new era of spirited competition,” said Dr. Brendan Kelly, UWG’s president. “Our student-athletes, coaches, and staff are thrilled to come together as a Pack to achieve this transition and are eager to leave an indelible legacy for future generations of Wolves.” 

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