Shaw Athletic Center


Shaw Athletic Center

Shaw Athletic Center is a state-of-the-art facility for use by athletes, students and the community alike. The 40,000 square-foot center was completed in 2012 and houses a 4,000 square-foot fitness center, aquatic center, bowling alley, basketball and volleyball courts, an indoor track, locker rooms, and an athletic training room.

The fitness center contains state-of-the-art equipment manufactured by TRUE Fitness, Paramount Equipment and Legend Fitness.  Equipment includes treadmills, recumbent bicycles, Stairmasters, ellipticals and individual machines for specialized muscle groups.

The aquatic center has a 9 lane collegiate size pool with a pool lift chair. Indoor track is a 3 lane 200-meter track around the perimeter of the basketball and volleyball courts. The bowling alley has 8 lanes that makes it perfect for parties and get togethers. Additional fees apply.

The center was dedicated on October 2013

If you have questions about gym hours or signing up, please contact Jonathan Brown at or 706-245-2917

Click here for Individual Membership Enrollment Form

Click here for Family Membership Enrollment Form

For a schedule of the usage of the Emmanuel College Facilities, including areas of the Shaw Athletic Center click here

Click here for the Athletic Center's Community Membership Program brochure *




Bowling Center  (open to the public)


Starting May 7th, 2018 summer hours will go into effect.


Monday-Wednesday: RESERVATION ONLY

Thursday - Sunday: 4pm-9pm

Regular Hours:

Monday 5pm - 10pm
Tuesday 5pm - 10pm
Wednesday 5pm - 10pm
Thursday 5pm - 10pm
Friday 5pm - 10pm
Saturday 3pm - 10pm
Sunday 3pm - 10pm


Bowling Prices:
Price per game Rental Shoes Pair of Socks
Emmanuel Students $1.00 $1.00 $1.00
Faculty and Staff $1.75 $2.25 $1.00
Community and Alumni $2.75 $2.25 $1.00
Senior Citizens (62+) $1.75 $2.25 $1.00







Shaw Fitness Center  (membership required)

Regular Hours:

Monday 6am - 10pm
Tuesday 6pm - 10pm
Wednesday 6am - 10pm
Thursday 6am - 10pm
Friday 6am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 10pm
Sunday 2pm - 10pm



Roberson Aquatic Center  (membership required)

Swim Team Practice M-F 3:00pm-6:00pm (Aug-April)

Regular Hours:

Monday 6am - 10pm
Tuesday 6am - 10pm
Wednesday 6am - 10pm
Thursday 6am - 10pm
Friday 6am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 10pm
Sunday 2pm - 10pm


James Aerobics Room



Papa John's Dine in or take-out

Phone number:  706-245-2888

Regular Hours:

Monday 4pm - 9pm
Tuesday 4pm - 9pm
Wednesday 4pm - 9pm
Thursday 4pm - 9pm
Friday 4pm - 9pm
Saturday 4pm - 9pm
Sunday 11am - 9pm

Click here for menu information *


 *All the Forms are in PDF format, you need Adobe Reader to view these forms.