Scott Stadium A-Z |Click here for a Game Day Guide
Reserved parking adjacent to the Scott Stadium is available exclusively to qualified Virginia Athletics Foundation donors. Available parking includes UVA parking lots at North Grounds, areas at the Fontaine Research Park, and garages located at Emmet Street & Ivy Road, Central Grounds, the UVA Health System area and in Downtown Charlottesville.
Below you will find a comprehensive description of the University of Virginia policies at Scott Stadium. It is the athletics department's wish that all patrons have a safe and enjoyable experience, and we believe that these policies will aid in accomplishing that endeavor.
The University of Virginia provides accommodations for guests with disabilities. Parking for guests with accessibility needs is available on a first-come, first-served basis in the D3 lot by The Park (North Grounds) with a DMV issued placard. An accessible shuttle is provided from this parking lot to the east and west sides of Scott Stadium beginning two hours prior to kickoff. The shuttle runs until one hour post-game.
Accessible seating is available in Scott Stadium. Please make all ticket arrangements in advance by contacting the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office by phone at (800) 542-8821 or (434) 924-8821 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closed captioning of the public address system is provided at Scott Stadium on the LED "ribbon boards." Specifically, closed captioning can be found on the ribbon boards between the upper and lower levels in the northeast and northwest corners of the stadium.
All guests age two and older entering Scott Stadium must have a valid ticket. Once guests enter the stadium, they may not exit and re-enter without a separate game ticket. All persons and their belongings are subject to be searched by security before entering.
Alcoholic beverages are not permitted to enter the facility. Persons identified with alcohol may be asked to leave the premises. Intoxicated guests will be subject to removal from the facility.
Announcements and Paging
Announcements and paging for guests will be considered only in the case of an emergency. If a family member needs to reach a guest attending a game, the number to call for assistance is (434) 924-3820.
Banners, Signs, and Flags
Banners, signs, and flags are allowed in athletics facilities provided they do not impede another guest's view of the competition, cover any facility 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.
Bus parking permits are available on a first-come, first-served basis for $50 per game. To purchase, contact Athletics Facilities & Operations at (434) 982-5022. RV parking is first-come, first-served in the Cage Lot by the Turf Field on game day. The RV lot opens at 8 a.m. on game day. Overnight parking is prohibited.
Chairbacks / Cavalier Stadium Seats
Football season ticketholders may request for chairbacks to be installed at their seats for the entire season. Chairbacks are available for season lease at $37 if ordered before July 1 or $45 after July 1. Call 877-702-4292 or visit CavalierSeats.com for more information. Single-game rentals will be sold at all gates for $7 on football event days.
Clear Bag Policy (Scott Stadium and John Paul Jones Arena)
The policy limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into the venue. One bag per person is allowed, but the bag must meet the following parameters:
• Bags must be clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and may not exceed 12" x 6" x 12". Clear one-gallon plastic freezer bags (Ziploc bag or similar) are also permitted.
• Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand and no larger than 4.5" x 6.5" (with or without a handle or strap) can be taken into the facility and will be subject to search.
• An exception will be made for items necessary for medical reasons after proper inspections at a gate designated for this purpose.
Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind, computer bags and camera bags or any bag larger than the permissible size.
Seat cushions and seat backs are permitted as long as they do not have pockets or are not in a carrying bag.
Items needed for small children must be in a clear bag that meet the stated dimensions
Code of Conduct
University of Virginia athletics events should be an enjoyable experience for all guests. To help us reach this goal for fans, staff, and student-athletes, we ask for your assistance in displaying a high degree of sportsmanship at all times.
Concessions & Merchandise
Concession stands are located throughout the stadium concourses. Merchandise stands are located at the East and West Gates as well in the South end zone on the lower and upper concourses. Credit cards are accepted at most concession stands and all merchandise stands.
Elevators are accessible at the south end of Scott Stadium in Bryant Hall to accommodate suite holders and guests with disabilities. Elevators at the northwest and northeast sides of the stadium are available for guests with access to suite level.
Family/Special Needs Restrooms
In accordance with Atlantic Coast Conference and University of Virginia policies, guests 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 the safety of our guests, the officials, student-athletes, and coaches.
- South - upper and lower concourses
- Northwest - lower concourse
- Northeast - lower concourse
The UVA Health System staffs all first aid rooms. Medical services personnel are also stationed throughout the facility as a resource to guests.
Grills The University of Virginia strives to protect life and property by reducing the risks posed to University buildings, property, and occupants from the use and operation of an open burn and open flame. By this policy, charcoal grills are prohibited in parking lots. Propane grills are only allowed if the propane tank is less than 5 pounds. Open flames other than grills are prohibited.
Lost and Found
Contact the nearest event staff member for direction to the nearest lost and found station. Lost and found items will be held on site until the facility closes for each game. Following each game, items will be taken to the Facilities & Operations Office located in University Hall Room #209. To contact the Facilities & Operations office, call 434-982-5022 or email UVaAthleticsLostandFound@virginia.edu
Game day parking information for each facility can be found by clicking here.
- Artificial noisemakers
- Balls, Frisbees, and similar items
- Containers (including plastic or glass bottles, cans, coolers, or flasks)
- Food and Beverages
- Strollers (except umbrella strollers)
The University of Virginia Athletics Department reserves the right to prohibit any item deemed hazardous or disruptive to the athletics event or the enjoyment of the event by other guests.
All guests are subject to inspection and search for prohibited items. Event staff will examine the contents of bags, jackets, pockets, or any other personal item before admitting guests to the facility. In order to expedite entrance into the facility, it is recommended that guests not bring bags to events and arrive early at the facility gates.
Request for Assistance
All requests for assistance and reports of discourtesy should be directed to event staff. Event staff personnel are positioned at each section throughout the stadium for convenience.
Reserved Parking (Virginia Athletics Foundation Donors)
All lots adjacent to Scott Stadium are reserved for qualified VAF donors. A VAF-issued parking permit is required for entrance. The permit must be displayed on the rearview mirror or dashboard at all times. Vehicles not displaying the proper parking permit are subject to ticketing and towing.
Lost, misplaced, or stolen VAF permits will not be replaced. All permits are limited to one pass for one space. Tailgating should be confined to the area immediately behind your vehicle. Additional information can be found online at VirginiaSports.com/parking/parking.html.
Virtual Seating Map
All guests are subject to inspection and search for prohibited items. Event staff reserves the right to examine the contents of bags, jackets, pockets, or any other personal item before admitting guests to the facility. In order to expedite entrance into the facility, it is recommended that guests not bring bags to events and arrive early at the facility gates.
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.
Solicitation & Distribution
Solicitation and distribution of non-approved items is prohibited in or around University property and athletics facilities. This includes newspapers, items for sale, campaign and political items, etc.
See Concessions and Souvenirs
For the safety of student athletes, coaches, guests, and Event Staff, throwing objects in any athletics facility is prohibited. Violators are subject to removal from the facility.
Ticket sales are conducted online at VirginiaSports.com and through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office. The Virginia Athletics Ticket Office is open Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; tickets are sold in person at Bryant Hall at Scott Stadium, or by phone at (800) 542-8821 or (434) 924-8821. Ticket questions and issues may also be reported by email to email@example.com. Game day ticket sales (based on availability) will be available at the east and west ticket booths of Scott Stadium. Student guest ticket sales occur at the east ticket booth only. Online ticket sales will close 2 hours prior to kickoff for that day's game.
Public, Player Guest, Visiting Team Player Guest, and Prospect Will Call are located at the East Gate of Scott Stadium. Media and High School Coaches Will Call is located at the West Gate of Scott Stadium. Ticket Services windows are located at both the East Gate and West Gate of Scott Stadium.
Public Will Call, Ticket Services, and Media Will Call open two hours prior to kickoff. Player Guest, Visiting Team Player Guest, Prospect, and High School Coaches Will Call open ninety minutes prior to kickoff. All Will Call and Ticket Services close at the end of halftime. Identification is required to pick up Will Call tickets. Kickoff time and dates of games are subject to change. The Virginia Athletics Ticket Office is not responsible for tickets that are lost, stolen or mailed to a second party. No refunds or exchanges are permitted if the game is played. Re-entry into Scott Stadium is prohibited without a separate game ticket
All ticket holders will enter Scott Stadium via a scanned entry acquired from the bar code located at the bottom of each game ticket. A hand-held ticket scanner at each entrance will read the bar code on your ticket.
Please allow a few additional minutes of time for entry into games. Please make sure that each person in your party presents their tickets individually. Please do not present a group of tickets to the attendant.
Ticket Transfer (Online Only)
Season ticket holders may transfer or return tickets online through their online account using the Ticket Transfer option at VirginiaSports.com/tickets. The "Ticket Transfer" option allows season ticket holders to electronically transfer tickets through email to someone else. Season ticket holders may also use the "Ticket Return" option to return tickets to Virginia Athletics to be sold to another UVA fan. All transactions are fully supported by ticket office records and there's no need to physically send tickets back or to the transfer recipient.
For safety reasons, throwing objects in any athletics facility is prohibited. Violators are subject to removal from the facility.
Virginia Athletics Foundation Parking
The parking lots surrounding the stadium are reserved for Virginia Athletics Foundation (VAF) members. Click here to review a map and learn more. A parking permit is required for entrance into these lots. All passes must be displayed on rearview mirror or dashboard at all times. Cars without passes are subject to towing at the owners' expense or to being ticketed.
It is the responsibility/decision of the University of Virginia to tow or ticket cars on game day. Lost, misplaced, or stolen VAF permits will not be replaced. VAF permits will not be available on game day. All permits are limited to one pass for one space. Tailgating will need to be confined to the area immediately behind your vehicle. Additional information on parking can be found in the Fan Information Guide or online at www.VirginiaSports.com.
Thompson Ready To Lead From FrontWomen's Basketball4/18/18The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena, where Tina Thompson was introduced as UVA's women's basketball coach.Walsh Ready to Lead 'Hoos in PostseasonMen's Golf4/18/18Healthy again after battling back problems for much of 2017, Thomas Walsh enters this weekend's ACC tournament in good form.Thompson Era Begins for CavaliersWomen's Basketball4/18/18Tina Thompson will be introduced as UVA's head women's basketball coach Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena.
Director of News Content
A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Todd Morgan Named SE Region Women's COY
Track & Field, Cross Country | 11/17/2015
Virginia women's cross country coach Todd Morgan has been named the 2015 U.S. Track & Field and...
Virginia Adds Bleser, Favero, Gullickson With Signing Class
W. Tennis | 11/17/2015
Virginia added a trio of five-star athletes with the latest signing class as head coach Mark...
Jeff White: Early Test Exposes Cavaliers' Flaws
M. Basketball | 11/17/2015
After losing 73-68 Monday night to George Washington in Washington, D.C., sixth-ranked Virginia...
Virginia Downs Norfolk State, 86-50, in Home Opener
W. Basketball | 11/16/2015
Seven players finished the game in double figures including Faith Randolph who...
Virginia Rowing Announces 2016 Schedule
W. Rowing | 11/17/2015
Virginia rowing head coach Kevin Sauer announced the Cavaliers' 2015 schedule on Tuesday (Nov. 17...
Virginia Earns 35th Straight NCAA Tournament Berth
M. Soccer | 11/16/2015
Virginia (9-4-3) plays host to Rider (14-5-1) at 7 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 19) in a first-round match...
Farm Bureau Insurance Coach's Corner with Mike London...
Football | 11/17/2015
The weekly "Coach's Corner with Mike London" radio program, presented by Virginia Farm Bureau...
Kickoff for UVA-Virginia Tech Game to Be Announced Nov. 21
Football | 11/16/2015
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the start time for Virginia's Nov. 28 home football...
- Online Stores