Davenport Field, John Paul Jones Arena, Klockner Stadium, Memorial Gymnasium, Scott Stadium, The Park and U-Hall Turf Field
Alcoholic beverages or containers of any kind are NOT permitted inside the stadium. Persons identified with alcohol will be asked to leave the premises. Intoxicated guests will be subject to ejection from the facility.
Animals are not permitted in or on stadium or arena grounds, with the exception of trained service animals for our fans with disabilities.
Banners, Signs and Flags
Banners, signs and flags are allowed in athletics venues provided they do not impede another guest's view of the competition, cover any venue signage, and/or are not attached to the facility. Banners, signs, and flags on poles or sticks are prohibited. Athletics Event Management reserves the right to remove any banner, sign, or flag that is in violation of the policy.
Still cameras with lenses less than six inches are allowed, however flash photography and stands/tripods are prohibited. Video cameras are not allowed in Scott Stadium.
Code of Conduct
University of Virginia football should be an enjoyable experience for all guests. In order to promote athletic excellence and fan enjoyment, we ask for your assistant in displaying a high degree of sportsmanship at all times. Should you encounter any problems, please notify a member of the Event Staff.
Field Access Prohibited
In accordance with Atlantic Coast Conference and University of Virginia policy, fans are prohibited from coming onto the field at any time. Only participants, coaches, officials, and authorized personnel shall be allowed in the competition area before, during, and at the conclusion of the competition. This policy is for your safety and the safety of the officials, student-athletes, and coaches.
All gates open two hours prior to each home football game.
- Audio recorders
- Items that can be thrown such as balls or Frisbees
- Strollers (except umbrella strollers)
- Video cameras
- Artificial noisemakers
- Glass bottles
*All bags are subject to inspection by stadium personnel.
In order to expedite entrance into the stadium, it is recommended fans not bring bags to games and to arrive early at the stadium's gates. Gates open two hours before kickoff of each home football game.
Lost and Found
During the game, the Lost and Found station is located at the South Concourse behind Section 116. Articles not claimed after the stadium has cleared will be taken to the Facilities & Operations Office, University Hall, telephone 434-243-5247.
Admission is subject to inspection and search for prohibited items. All persons entering the stadium will be subject to a visual search by stadium personnel before entering the gates. Event staff will also examine the contents of personal handbags. Guests will be asked to open their bags providing event staff the opportunity to observe the contents. If an item needs to be removed so the event staff member can see the remaining items in the bag, the guest will be asked to remove the item. The same procedure will be followed for items in a guest's pockets. The guest will be asked to remove the item so the staff member can observe the pocket's contents. If a guest is wearing a jacket, he/she will be asked to unzip the jacket and hold it open so that event staff can visually observe inside the jacket.
The University of Virginia prohibits smoking in all of its facilities, including Scott Stadium. There are designated smoking areas at Scott Stadium's southwest and east gates. Thank you for your compliance with this policy.
Re-entry to Scott Stadium is prohibited.
Umbrellas are not permitted in Scott Stadium.
Differences between Scott Stadium and John Paul Jones Arena and Klöckner Stadium, Davenport Field, Memorial Gymnasium, The Park and U-Hall Turf Field:
Court Access Prohibited
In accordance with Atlantic Coast Conference and University of Virginia policy, fans are prohibited from coming onto the court at any time. Only participants, coaches, officials, and authorized personnel shall be allowed in the competition area before, during, and at the conclusion of the competition. This policy is for your safety and the safety of the officials, student-athletes, and coaches.
All gates open 90 minutes before each home basketball game. All gates open two hours prior to each home baseball game at Davenport Field, one hour prior to each home volleyball and wrestling match at Memorial Gymnasium, and one hour prior to each home softball game at The Park. Gates open one hour prior to field hockey games at u-Hall Turf Field. Gates open at least one hour prior to all home men's and women's soccer and men's and women's lacrosse games at Klöckner Stadium. Gates may open two hours prior to some home men's lacrosse games. Fans are encouraged to check the specific sport page at VirginiaSports.com for the latest information.
All prohibited items are the same as Scott Stadium with the exception of:
Smoking is not permitted in University facilities, including athletics facilities. An outdoor smoking area is available near sections 301 and 315 of John Paul Jones Arena.