Rice Athletics Game Day Information

Rice Stadium--Ground Rules For Fans

General Admission Policies:

  • General Admission tickets will be labeled so and are good only for the seats in the upper deck
General Rules:
  • Concessions are located in various locations around the stadium
  • Restrooms are located along the lower east and west concourses
  • Every person entering the stadium must have a ticket unless 2 and under
  • Youth is 3 to 17 and must have a ticket
  • Re-entry is allowed with a valid ticket stub for the current game
  • There will be no alcoholic beverages for sale at the concession stands
  • Beer Garden tent will be located underneath the scoreboard, no alcoholic beverages will be allowed to leave the Beer Garden area
  • Rice General Public Sales, Will Call, and Player Pass tent will be located at Gate 1, General Public Sales will also be available at Gate 2
  • Visiting Team Player Pass/ Will Call will be located at Gate 3
  • ATM machine is located behind section 108

Current students of Rice University with valid Rice IDs are permitted free entry to all games by having their ID swiped. Students must sit in Sections 115-116, and these seats are available on a first come first serve basis. A student of Rice University can buy a guest ticket for the student section at a reduced price only in advance of an upcoming home football game.

Prohibited Items:

  • No weapons of any kind<
  • No pets (Exception: service animals)
  • Tobacco Products
  • Food and Beverages (Exception: 1 liter unopened bottle of water)
  • Unauthorized banners, signs or flags
  • Artificial noisemakers
  • Oversized bags, briefcases, coolers, etc.
  • Recording Devices (professional cameras, tripods, etc.)
  • Laser Pointers
  • Umbrellas
  • Thank you for your continued cooperation and please be assured that your comfort and safety are our primary goals.

Seating Policies:
  • Proper behavior is expected from all of our guests
  • Foul/abusive language and/or rowdy behavior will not be tolerated and will be cause for ejection and/or arrest. Notify the nearest usher immediately if actions of this type occur near you.
  • Retain ticket stubs for ushers to verify proper seat location. Adults should ensure that children are in possession of their own ticket. This will facilitate reuniting the child with parents should they become separated.
  • Sit only in your assigned seat to avoid inconveniencing other guests.
  • Keep aisles clear at all times; emergency situations require that stairways be kept clear. Guests sitting or standing in the Stadium aisles jeopardize the safety of others.
  • Be prepared to show your ticket stub each time you enter your assigned seating section.
  • Entering the playing field without authorization or throwing objects is a violation of stadium rules and may prove hazardous. Offenders will be ejected and subject to arrest and prosecution.
  • Disabled seating is reserved for disabled guests and their companions only with valid accessible tickets.