The Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate Invitational, formerly called the United States Collegiate Championship, is played at The Golf Club of Georgia, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets home club, on the 7,017-yard, par 72 Lakeside Course.
The field is traditionally one of the strongest in college golf. In 2017, 13 of the 15 participating teams were ranked in the Golfstat Top 50. Four of those were ranked among the top 10, with five others in the top 25. Six of the teams in the field had combined to win 10 tournaments in the fall season. Twenty-four of the nation's top 100 players, as ranked by Golfstat, were in the field.
The 2017 field, in alphabetical order with Golfstat ranking (October 20, 2017) – Clemson (16), Duke (30), East Tennessee State (97), Florida State (23), Georgia Tech (4), Oklahoma (5), Oklahoma State (3), Stanford (15), Texas (31), Texas A&M (2), TCU (43), UCLA (22), UNLV (39), Virginia (84), Wake Forest (11).