For Immediate Release

Contact:Deborah Gilleran

Georgian Court Serves Up Trip to U.S. Open

Lakewood, N.J., July 26, 2007—Georgian Court University is offering the chance to enjoy America’s grand slam tennis event hassle-free with a trip to the U.S. Open on Friday, August 31. See world-class players up close during these early rounds at Arthur Ashe Stadium in the USTA Tennis Center, Flushing, New York.

The cost is $115 per person, which includes upper promenade tickets to men’s second and women’s third rounds, round-trip transportation between GCU's Lakewood campus and Arthur Ashe Stadium, breakfast, and snacks. The stadium offers a variety of restaurants and other dining options for lunch on your own.

The bus leaves from the Seventh Street Gate at 8:30 a.m. for matches beginning at 11:00 a.m. Reservations are required. For more information and reservations, please contact the Office of Conferences and Special Events at 732.987.2263 or

Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts core and a special concern for women. A forward-thinking university that supports diversity and academic excellence, Georgian Court serves almost 3,000 students of all faiths and backgrounds in a residential Women's College and a coeducational University College with undergraduate and graduate programs. Georgian Court's main campus is located at 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, N.J., on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, now named a National Historic Landmark. Georgian Court also offers classes at its site at 90 Woodbridge Center Drive in Woodbridge and at Coastal Communiversity in Wall and Cumberland County College in Vineland.

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