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Parking & Event Information
Download the 2014 parking map.
Many lots are pass only lots. There are some lots available for game day purchase. These lots are Lot 44, 46, 47, 49, and the lots in Research Park.
Parking lots are open to patrons starting at 7:00 a.m. and remain open until 10:00 p.m. on game days. This excludes any night games that Illinois might have in which parking lots will close 1 hour after the completion of the game.
Automobiles – $20.00 (Lot s 44, 46, 47, 49,, and the lots in Research Park)
Automobiles with pull behinds – $40.00 (Lot 47 ONLY)
RV’s – $40.00 (Lot 33 ONLY)
Busses – $50.00 (Pennsylvania Avenue ONLY)
Handicap Parking and ADA Shuttle Lot
A limited number of handicapped parking spaces, including van accessible spaces, are provided in the three quadrants of the State Farm Center (Lots 34, 35, and 38). An ADA Shuttle Lot is also located in Research Park in the Yahoo Parking Lot off of First Street. An ADA accessible bus will provide transportation from this lot to the stadium prior to the game and after the game. The fee for all ADA parking is $20 unless you have an I FUND parking pass. A disabled license plate or handicap placard is required to park in these spaces. Use of a disabled plate or placard without presence of a disabled person in the vehicle is a violation of the State motor vehicle code.
Bus parking is only permitted on Pennsylvania Avenue. Approach this parking from Fourth Street or Lincoln Avenue. Payment is accepted on game days only. Payment must be made in cash. Bus parking is $50.00.
Overnight RV/Motorhome Parking
Overnight RV/Motorhome parking is available the Friday night before home games in Lot 33 starting at 6p.m. Starting at 7 a.m. on Saturday RVs will either need to pay the $40 to stay in the lot, or relocate to their respective pass lot.
Golf Cart Shuttle Service
Golf Cart Shuttle Services are available to patrons that need assistance between the parking lots and the stadium on game days. The shuttle service begins two hours prior to kickoff and runs continuously up to fifteen minutes prior to kickoff. For specific pick-up locations please see the Parking Map. The State Farm Center Shuttle will continuously circulate the four State Farm Center Quads during these same times. Shuttle service will resume at the end of each game; as soon as pedestrian traffic allows. The pre-game drop-off and post-game pick-up location at the stadium for the west side will be on Kirby Ave. near Portal 1 and for the east side will be on Kirby Ave. near Portal 6.
The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District has a football game day “TranSport Route”. The Urbana route begins at the corner of Goodwin Ave. and University Ave. and will drop off near the corner of Fourth St. and Kirby Ave. with various pick up points along the route. The Champaign route begins at the Hill Street parking deck in downtown Champaign and will drop off at the corner of Fourth St. and Peabody with a pickup point at Wright & Green. The fee is $2 for a round trip. For more information call 217-384-8188 or go online at www.cumtd.com.
Ticket Sales/Pass Gate Location
Game Day Ticket Sales are located south of Memorial Stadium on Kirby Ave. half-way between First and Fourth Streets. Ticket booths open at 9:00 a.m. for morning and afternoon games and 12:00 p.m. for night games.
Will Call Tickets are to be picked up at the Athletic Ticket office located on the west side of the State Farm Center.
Press Will Call is located at the Athletic Ticket office located on the west side of the State Farm Center.
University of Illinois player guest tickets are located at the Irwin Indoor Practice Facility located NE of Memorial Stadium at the corner of Peabody and Fourth Streets.
Visiting player guest tickets are located at the Irwin Indoor Practice Facility located NE of Memorial Stadium at the corner of Peabody and Fourth Streets.
Six portal entrances will be used on game day. For direct and efficient access to your seat, please enter the stadium through the portal nearest your seat location. Entrances open one and one-half hours prior to the scheduled kick-off time. All suites and club areas will open two hours prior to kickoff and patrons may use Portal 2.
All seats are reserved in Memorial Stadium. Infants and toddlers ages two and under, are allowed to enter the stadium at a discounted ticket prices. For $5.00, fans can purchase an infant ticket, but the infant must sit in the lap of an adult during the game. Infant tickets may not be purchased for use in suites or club areas. Tickets can be purchased at the ticket booths located on Kirby Ave. or at Will Call located at the Athletic Ticket Office on the west side of the State Farm Center.
Restrooms are located throughout Memorial Stadium. Portable restrooms are located throughout the parking lots.
Concession stands are located throughout Memorial Stadium. Permanent concession stands located throughout the Great East and West Halls and the West Balcony will accept credit cards.
Fighting Illini merchandise is available for sale inside and outside the Great East and West Halls and in the North Stands. Merchandise is also available outside of Memorial Stadium at the large Gameday Spirit sales tent near the corner of First St. and Kirby Ave.
Programs are on sale at stands located inside the Great East and West Halls of Memorial Stadium. The cost is $5.00.
ATMs are located in the Great East and West Halls, and the Colonnades Club level.
Lost and Found
Lost and found inquiries can be made at the East and West Guest Service Centers located next to Gate 15 on the east side of Memorial Stadium and near the middle of the Great West Hall on the west side of the stadium. Once the booths have closed, inquiries can be directed to the Event Management Office located at 1700 S. Fourth St. Champaign, IL or by phone at 217-265-9274 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
IEMS (Illini Emergency Medical Services) – Technicians wearing red shirts are located in the East Main Stands, East Balcony, West Main Stands, and Horseshoe in vomitories marked with red railings. These vomitories are found in sections 101/102, 104/105, and 107/108 in the East Main Stands, 203/204 and 206/207 in the East Balcony, 124/125, 127/128, and 130/131in the West Main Stands. In the North Stands the technicians are located at the stairs to sections 132/133 and 136/137. IEMS technicians will also be available in the West Balcony.
First Aid rooms at Memorial Stadium are located under section 105 on the east side, and in the southwest corner of the Great West Hall south of Gate 24. Ambulance Services are on site during all home football games.