"We're interested in providing students opportunities to participate in the numerous lifelong fitness and recreational activities, health education programs, formal wellness courses and health-related serviced that Georgia College has to offer." - Dr. Sandra Gangstead, Dean of the College of Health Sciences.
"The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification process begins with design and may be observed through the choice of materials, the efficiency of systems operations, and a healthy environment in which to learn and work. Designing the facility to meet LEED certification requirements demonstrates the university's commitment to reduce the negative impact facilities make on our environment." - Mark Bowen, university project manager
"This is a project of major proportions that will add facilities for student use, position our university at the forefront of the wellness initiative among our sister institutions and fulfill the student desire for adequate wellness and recreation facilities." - GCSU Student Government Association President Zach Mullins.