Society & Culture

Legion Pool to open May 22 for summer season

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Legion Pool is a great place to cool off during the typically sweltering summer heat Athens is known for.

Athens, Ga. – Legion Pool at the University of Georgia will open on May 22 for the summer season. Hours of operation are 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through July 31 and 3-7 p.m. Aug. 1-14.

Use of Legion Pool is limited to students with valid UGACards who pay activity fees on the Athens campus; faculty and staff with valid UGACards; guests of students, faculty and staff; and Friends of Campus Life members. All guests must be accompanied by the UGACard holder.

Admission is $3 for students, $4 for faculty and staff, $3 for children ages 3-15 (who must be accompanied by an adult) and $5 for guests and members of Friends of Campus Life.

Friends of Campus Life memberships are available for a minimum $40 donation at the Tate Student Center business office, open weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Membership dues help to support the student programs and services offered by the Tate Student Center.

Legion Pool is administered by the Tate Student Center within UGA’s Division of Student Affairs.

For more information, see or call 706-542-7774.

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