Athletic Events Parking

Our department welcomes distinguished donors and visitors to our campus for athletic events. Athletic event parking information is outlined below for event-goers. Faculty/staff and students please note the changes to your parking routine during game days. For more information about Athletic event venue and facilities please visit the Athletic's website.

Restrictions

Please be Aware

Alcohol Consumption

Nebraska State Statute (Chapter 53-186) prohibits the consumption of alcohol on state property. It is unlawful for any person to consume alcoholic liquor upon property owned or controlled by the state or any governmental subdivision thereof unless authorized by the governing bodies having jurisdiction over such property

Use of Open Flames

The State fire code prohibits the use of any open flames within buildings including the Stadium Drive, the 14th & Avery and the 17th & R, 19th & Vine Streets Parking Garages

Recreational Vehicle (RV) Parking

Recreational Vehicle (RV) parking is prohibited on the UNL campus parking lots unless by membership of the Athletic Department Donor Club

Football Game Day

Football games are held at the Memorial Stadium. All University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty, staff and student commuter parking areas including reserved, non-reserved, and garages are assigned to accommodate parking for Athletic Department donors and the general public for football game day. UNL parking permit holders are restricted from their normal assigned parking areas during game day activities. The Parking and Transit Services Department will close all commuter parking areas the day before a game at 10:00 pm.

To help you plan your football game day parking we have prepared a PDF map on our Maps page

Accessible Parking

Individuals requiring accessible parking on home football game day, with valid state accessible permit, have several options available to accommodate their specific needs.

  • UNL provides accessible parking for $20.00. Six accessible public parking areas are located in various parking facilities east of Memorial Stadium.
  • Bus transportation between Memorial Stadium and the 17th & R Garage is available from the bus lobby located on northwest corner of the garage
  • Golf cart transportation between Memorial Stadium and the 14th & Avery Garage is available from the bus lobby located on the southeast corner of the garage

Use the map link above to plan your game day parking.

Athletic Donor Parking

The Athletic Department operates the parking facilities located around the Memorial Stadium to accommodate donor parking. Donors will receive instructions accompanying their parking assignment.

All donor parking areas are available on game day only, beginning six hours prior to kickoff. UNL prohibits overnight parking in all donor and cashiered parking facilities.

Public Parking

Public game day parking is available in several UNL parking facilities located east of 14th Street, for $10.00, $15.00 and $20.00. Public parking areas are available for use beginning six hours prior to kick off.

Working Faculty/Staff/Student Parking

Faculty and staff permit holders that need to work on campus on home football game days, may park in the Area A parking lot at 16th & X (Boathouse) north of Nebraska Hall and the Area A parking lot at 1700 Y Street. Student permit holders who are working on campus on game day will be admitted to these same areas until two hours prior to game time. Emeriti and retirees must pay to park on game day.

Use the map link above to plan your game day parking.

UNL Parking Permit Holder Parking

Game day parking for UNL parking permit holders is located in the following parking lots Area A at 16th & X Street, Area A at 1700 Y Street, Area A at 1901 Y Street, Perimeter at 15th & Court Street and the parking lots around the Devaney Sports Center.

Charter Bus Parking

Charter bus parking is located on the south side of W Street between 14th & 16th Streets, located near the Outdoor Adventures Center.

Volleyball Game Parking

Fans enjoying a volleyball game held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center
Fans enjoying a volleyball game held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center

Parking for UNL Women's Volleyball recognizes designated patron categories, including donor/season ticket holders, general public parking and fans with accessible needs. Volleyball games are held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center

To help you plan your volleyball game day parking we have prepared a PDF map on our Maps page

Accessible Parking

Patrons that require accessible parking should use the west entrance, Gate 1, located at Military Avenue and North Antelope Valley Roadway. The accessible parking is located adjacent to the Devaney Sports Center in the following locations:

  • Lot 52 (south of Devaney Sports Center)
  • Ollis Avenue (East of Devaney Sports Center)
  • Lot 58 (north of Devaney Sports Center)

Athletic Donor Parking

Donor and season ticket holders with a parking permit for parking lots 51 to 59 enter through the Nebraska Innovation Campus west entrance located at Military Avenue and North Antelope Valley Parkway.

The special donor parking permit must be visible to the parking attendants as the vehicle approaches the lot.

Public Parking

Public parking is operated for a fee by the City of Lincoln at the east entrance to the Nebraska Innovation Campus, Gate 4 and at public parking entrances day of the game. Access to public parking in the Midway and north of Lot 55 is through the east entrance, Gate 4, located on the Salt Creek Roadway near 27th Street.

  • Lot 56 (north side of parking lot) North Antelope Valley Parkway
  • Lot 55 (north)
  • Midway