UGA Griffin Campus News and Updates

Posted By: Cindy Jones Members in the News ,


  *Kid’s Nature Exploration Day Camp will be held June 4-8 at the UGA Research and Education Garden at 129 Ellis Road in Griffin from 10 am to 12 noon each day.  For more information please contact the Garden at 770-228-7341. 


*Kid’s Enrichment University (Kids U) will take place weekly during the month of June beginning June 4th.  For registration and information please call the UGA Office of Continuing Education at 770-229-3477 or visit online at .


*Kids’s Cooking Basics in partnership with First Presbyterian Church of Griffin, will be held June 11-15 and 18-22 at the University of Georgia Griffin Campus.  This event is open to rising 3rd through 8th graders.  Students will learn cooking techniques with all food groups along with leadership skills and experiencing teamwork.  For more information or to register please call the UGA Office of Continuing Education at 770-229-3477 or visit online at .


*An Open House is scheduled for Friday, June 15th from 4:00 to 7:00 PM in the Student Learning Center, Room 105.  Anyone interested in completing their degree, obtaining a post graduate degree, or want to know the career path for becoming a University of Georgia student, please plan to come.  Register online at or call 770-412-4400.


*Campus Tours are scheduled throughout the year.  Prospective students and their families are invited on campus to learn more about what the University of Georgia Griffin campus has to offer.  For a complete list of dates and to register call 770-412-4400 or go online at 


*The Campus Store located on the first floor of the Flynt Building, at 1109 Experiment Street, is freshly stocked with Officially Licensed UGA apparel, souvenirs and gifts.  A coffee nook is set up adjacent to the store to gather and visit.  The regular Campus Store hours are Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


*The Mule Barn is currently turning into the Dundee Café in the heart of the Griffin Campus.  Concrete is poured, overhang is up and the infrastructure is in place.  This is thanks to a gift from the Dundee Community Association.  The Dundee Mills operated in Griffin for over a century in the area which was across from the Experiment Station.  When the café opens this summer, it will be a welcoming place on campus to meet and eat for the entire community.  Mark your calendars for the official UGA dedication taking place October 4th at 2:00 pm.