2017-18 Men's Basketball Ticket Information
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Virginia men's basketball season tickets are expected to sell out for the 2017-18 season. Please read the information below if you are interested in purchasing 2017-18 season tickets.
Season Ticket Pricing
Season ticket prices for the 2017-18 season will start at $215 per seat. UVa faculty and staff members may purchase up to four season tickets at a 20% discount. Seating locations in the lower level and first 4 rows of the upper level are considered Premium Seating. Please contact the Virginia Athletics Foundation (VAF) for additional information regarding Premium Seating.
Returning Season Ticket Holders
Beginning June 1: Click here to sign in to your online account
If you are enrolled in the Auto Renewal Program, you have already renewed your season tickets for 2017-18 and do not need to submit a renewal application.
Renewal Deadline for Season Ticket Renewals-July 21
For priority, please place your season ticket order by July 21. Orders not received by this date will be considered late and subject to possible seat relocation or cancellation.
VAF Priority Pledge Deadline for Season Tickets-July 21
Premium and Priority Seating Season Ticket Holders must make their 2017 annual pledge to VAF by July 21 in order to maintain their seat locations and/or qualify for additional season tickets. All VAF donors must maintain their annual giving level from the previous year in order to renew their 2016-17 seat location.
Customers who have made capital contributions of $25,000 or more to the John Paul Jones Arena have long term rights to purchase their same seats annually. Seat locations in Premium Seating require a Virginia Athletics Foundation annual contribution at minimum giving levels based on the quantity of season tickets (two tickets - $2,500 gift or more, four tickets - $3,700 gift or more, six tickets - $12,500 gift or more, eight tickets - $22,600 gift or more). Seat locations in non-Premium Seating (Priority Seating/Upper Sideline/Upper End Zone) require a Virginia Athletics Foundation annual contribution (two tickets - $100 gift or more, four tickets - $1,250 gift or more, six tickets - $12,500 gift or more and eight tickets - $22,600 gift or more). Requests for additional seats or changes in seat location will be reviewed in Virginia Athletics Foundation priority point order.
All VAF donors must maintain their annual giving level from the previous year. Please click here for more information on VAF giving levels and benefits.
Full-time University of Virginia faculty and staff members are eligible to purchase up to four discounted (20% discount) season tickets.
Seating requests may be made in the online comments box when submitting your season ticket request or by calling the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at 800-542-UVA1. Please bear in mind that due to anticipated high demand from renewing season ticket holders, available seat locations for seat improvement and new seat requests are expected to be very limited, even for those with VAF priority. The ability to handle your seating request is dependent on attrition and your priority point standing. All seating requests will be individually reviewed and seats assigned from available locations in priority point order. Athletics Ticket Office and/or Virginia Athletics Foundation staff will select the best possible seats for you based on your specific request and will contact you if necessary.
Auto Renewal Program
Season ticket holders may sign up for an auto renewal program. Enrollment is open through July 21.
Auto Renewal Program Benefits
- Payment automatically made. Choose from one or five installment options.
- Ensures you'll order your tickets on time and will miss no renewal deadlines.
- Avoid receiving multiple reminder emails, phone calls, and mailings.
- At the start of next season your order will automatically be in, unless you choose to opt out of the program. You will not be sent a paper ticket application, and you will not need to remember to contact us to renew your season tickets/parking passes.
- One payment option: Your total order amount will be processed at time of order (week of June 30 for returning auto renewal customers with the one payment option).
- Five payment option: After making a 20% deposit at the time your order is processed, four payments will be processed on approximately the last business day of July, August, September and October. Season ticket orders must be received by the July 21 priority deadline to take advantage of this payment plan offer, and a credit/debit card must be provided. Returning auto-renewal customers with the five payment option will be charged an initial 20% deposit on June 30, with remaining payments on approximately the last business day of July, August, September and October.
Current members of the auto renewal program who need to make updates to their account should call the Athletics Ticket Office by June 30. Please note the auto renewal programs for men's basketball, baseball and football are separate. Updating your information for one auto renewal program does not automatically update your information for other sports. Also note that updating the payment card information stored in one's online account profile does not automatically update the payment card information for any auto renewal accounts.
Single Season Payment Plan
Returning season ticket holders have the option to spread their payment out over four payments. After making a 25% deposit at the time your order is processed, three payments will be processed on approximately the last business day of August, September and October. Season ticket orders must be received by the July 21 priority deadline to take advantage of this payment plan offer, and a credit/debit card must be provided. This is not an auto renewal option, and customers selecting this option will need to continue to submit their ticket renewal to the Athletics Ticket Office by the priority deadline each year to renew their season tickets.
New Season Tickets
New Season Ticket Information
Fans requesting to purchase 2017-18 season tickets who did not hold season tickets during the 2016-17 season must complete the online ticket request form or call the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-542-UVA1 (8821). The season ticket request period will continue until July 21.
Following the renewal period, requests for new season tickets will be fulfilled and seated in Virginia Athletics Foundation priority point order. Fans requesting new season tickets are strongly encouraged to make a contribution to VAF by the July 21 deadline. Contributions to VAF support Virginia Athletics by helping to fund scholarships, the Athletics Academic Affairs office and sport-specific operational needs. Click here to make your contribution.
Fans will be notified if their season ticket request is filled with seat location(s) during the August 11 - August 25 new season ticket sales period. The number of season tickets and the assigned seat locations will be based on priority points and information provided as part of the request form. Season tickets in Priority Upper Level locations will be allocated in accordance with VAF giving levels.
For more information, please call the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-542-UVA1 (8821).
New season ticket holders may contact the Virginia Athletics Foundation if they are interested in making a capital contribution and securing long term seat rights.
Seats between rows E and S in the Priority Seating area require an annual gift (two tickets - $100 gift or more, four tickets - $1,250 gift or more, six tickets - $12,500 gift or more and eight tickets - $22,500 gift or more) and will be assigned according to VAF annual giving and priority points. Orders placed in Upper Sideline and Upper End Zone locations will first be assigned based on priority point order. If additional seat locations are available after this process, then seats will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Please click here for more information on VAF giving levels and benefits.
Full-time University of Virginia faculty and staff members are eligible to purchase up to four discounted (20% discount) season tickets.
Seating requests may be made in the online comments box when submitting your season ticket request or by calling the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at 800-542-UVA1. Please bear in mind that due to anticipated high demand from renewing season ticket holders, available seat locations for new ticket buyers are expected to be very limited, even for those with VAF priority. The ability to handle your seating request is dependent on attrition and your priority point standing. All seating requests will be individually reviewed and seats assigned from available locations in priority point order. Athletics Ticket Office and/or Virginia Athletics Foundation staff will select the best possible seats for you based on your specific request and will contact you if necessary.
VAF Priority Pledge Deadline for Season Parking-July 21
Priority Season Ticket Holders must have their 2017 annual pledge in to VAF by July 21 in order to maintain their parking locations and/or qualify for additional parking passes. All VAF donors must maintain their annual giving level from the previous year in order to renew their 2016-17 parking location.
Season Parking (Parking Map)
Season ticket holders who are Virginia Athletics Foundation donors may request one reserved season parking pass per ticket account; parking locations are assigned based on VAF priority points.
Due to the continued high demand for season tickets, Virginia will not be offering mini-packages this season. Fans are encouraged to make a donation to the Virginia Athletics Foundation and place a season ticket request for the best remaining seat locations through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office.
Single Game Tickets
Information on single game tickets for home games at John Paul Jones Arena, if available, will be announced at a later date.
For single game ticket information, onsale dates and donor presale information, please click here.
Virginia Athletics does not sell tickets for away basketball games. Please check with the host institution for availability.
The 2018 ACC Tournament will be held Tuesday-Saturday, March 6-10 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Beginning January 3, qualifying Virginia Athletics Foundation donors will be notified by email of an opportunity to request ACC Tournament tickets through their online ticket account.
Donors whose requests cannot be fulfilled will be contacted by email by Monday, January 29.
Order Confirmation and Processing of Payment/Refunds
Orders placed via VirginiaSports.com will receive immediate confirmation. For mail or phone orders, your credit card statement or cancelled check will serve as your confirmation. The processing of your payment, however, does not constitute final acceptance of your order. Should demand exceed supply for any tickets ordered, you will receive timely notification and a refund will be processed for the price of the tickets ordered. Refunds of unfilled orders will be made by a Commonwealth of Virginia check if purchased by check; otherwise, for credit card orders, a credit will be issued to your credit card account.
Virginia Ticket Marketplace - StubHub
Virginia Athletics has partnered with StubHub to provide the Official Fan to Fan Marketplace of the Virginia Cavaliers. This partnership allows ticket buyers, starting approximately November 1, to list for sale tickets to games they are unable to attend. Enter Virginia Ticket Marketplace.
Virginia Ticket Return
Last minute change in plans? Can't attend a game? Donate your season tickets for that particular game back to Virginia Athletics, starting approximately November 1, so that another Cavalier fan can attend the game. Click here to return tickets.
Virginia Ticket Transfer
This season ticket benefit allows customers, starting approximately November 1, to electronically send their tickets for a particular game to another customer of their choosing. Click here to transfer tickets.
Delivery of Tickets
Season tickets will be mailed in late October. Single game tickets will be mailed no later than ten (10) days prior to the game. Orders placed within seven (7) days of the event will not have mail as a delivery option.
In order to ensure the proper mailing of season tickets, it is your responsibility to inform the Athletics Ticket Office of any changes in your address by the season ticket priority deadline. Manage your account information online by clicking here.
Orders from Virginia Athletics Foundation donors meeting specific deadlines are prioritized according to their priority points as established by the Virginia Athletics Foundation. General public orders are prioritized on a date-received basis after VAF donor orders are filled.
To receive full priority, ticket orders and all correspondence with the Athletics Ticket Office should include your customer number and be made in the same name as previous orders. Online orders should be made by signing in to your correct customer account and not by creating a new account.
Individuals desiring group seating should return their orders together. Each order should reference the other individuals in the group. The group will be seated according to the priority of the group member with the lowest priority.
Game times and dates are subject to change. Refunds will not be made because of a time or date change.
Any patron having reached their second birthday requires a ticket. Virginia maintains a no re-entry policy at all men's basketball games. Admission is subject to inspection and search of prohibited items. More detailed information is available at VirginiaSports.com.
UVA Student Tickets
Students utilize SHOTS (Student Hoops Online Ticketing System) to request tickets for Men's Basketball games. Students have access to sections 101-105, 116-119, 301-302. Student sections will be converted to reserved seats and sold to the general public for games when students do not utilize all of their allocated seats.
|June 1, 2017||Season ticket sale begins for returning customers. Ticket renewal applications sent via email to the registered email address of customers holding season tickets during the 2016-17 season.|
|June 30, 2017||Virginia Athletics Foundation 2nd quarter bonus points payment deadline.|
|July 21, 2017||Season ticket priority deadline. Last day to update address for season ticket mailing.
Virginia Athletics Foundation priority pledge deadline for season tickets.
Deadline to enroll in or make changes to Auto Renewal Program.
|August 11, 2017||Season ticket sale begins for customers who placed a request to buy new season tickets.|
|Late August, 2017||ACC releases complete 2017-18 schedule.|
|Late October, 2017||Season tickets mailed via USPS priority mail.|
|Mid-November, 2017||Home opener at John Paul Jones Arena.|
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