UTEP Announces Campus Policies and Procedures For Sept. 16 Game
UTEP athletic department officials have announced campus policies and procedures for the home football game versus Houston on Friday, Sept. 16.
Kickoff will be at 6:00 p.m. MST. The game will be nationally televised on ESPN2.
Tailgating: The campus will open at 2 p.m. for tailgating and parking. Parking and/or tailgating for the game in advance of 2 p.m. is prohibited, since classes will be in session.
All Miner fans are free to tailgate in venue parking lots, but they cannot reserve spaces and are limited to one parking space per vehicle, due to limited availability. Patrons should tailgate directly in front of or behind their vehicle. Tailgating space will be limited so that vehicle traffic will not be obstructed. Please note there will be charcoal dumping areas in each lot. Dumping of charcoal in the parking lot or on the university campus is prohibited.
Recreational Vehicles (RV) Campers and Large Trailers: Parking for RVs will be located in Schuster Lot, A13 only. A parking fee of $20 per game will be assessed on site for each RV and/or camper/trailer type vehicle. For specific inquiries regarding RV parking and/or tailgating, please contact the Miner Athletic Club at 747-8759.
Disabled Parking: Disabled parking is located in the C1 parking lot immediately north of Sun Bowl Stadium. Additional overflow disabled parking is located in the C7 parking lot on Sun Bowl Drive. Disabled patrons can enter the designated lot by displaying a county-issued disabled parking placard or license plate. Please have proper identification available to access these lots. Disabled overflow shuttle service will be available from C7 to Sun Bowl Stadium. For questions or assistance, call 747-6635 or TDD/TTY (915) 747-5007.
Stadium Shuttle Service: A shuttle service to the stadium will be offered at the following lots A10, A12, A13, A14, A15, A16, Hawthorne Street adjacent to the Academic Advising Center, Memorial Triangle, Charlie Davis Park, Rudolph Lot and C7 (disabled lot). Shuttle drop-offs will be on the East and North side of the stadium (South route) and North and West side of the stadium (North route).
Ticket Information: The UTEP Ticket Center, located at the corner of Baltimore and Mesa Street, will be open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on game day. Regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The ticket center phone number is (915) 747-5234.
The Sun Bowl North and South ticket windows will open at 2 p.m. on game day, and the East window will open at 4 p.m. Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets prior to game day.
Fans purchasing individual game tickets (on sale beginning Sept. 1) will be charged a $1.50 game management fee per ticket in addition to the $1.50 ticketing fee. The fee will be applied to the cost of security, cleanup and free shuttle service for Miner home games. There is no charge for parking throughout the campus.
Prohibited Items: Alcohol, food and beverages, pets, laser pointers, whistles, air horns, electronic sound devices, weapons, fireworks, bottles/containers, umbrellas, coolers/ice chests, video recorders, signs/banners and strollers are not permitted in Sun Bowl Stadium. Cameras and seat cushions are permitted (seat cushions cannot have reclining backs and may not be greater then 18” wide). Smoking is not allowed in the Sun Bowl.
UTEP Football Traffic Plan
SEASON TICKET HOLDERS & GENERAL PUBLIC:
The traffic plan for the upcoming season is as follows:
--Exit Executive Center, turn left and travel east on Executive to Mesa. Turn right (south) on Mesa to Sun Bowl Drive. Turn right and drive to the lots adjacent to the Swimming and Fitness Center on Sun Bowl Drive:
I-10 Eastbound Arrivals:
--Exit Mesa Street (downtown). Travel north on Mesa Street. Turn west (left) at Schuster. Follow Schuster to general parking
Lots - A10, A12, A13, A14, A15 & A16
DONOR PARKING TRAFFIC FLOW:
We ask your assistance in the facilitation of donor parking by placing your parking pass on the rear view mirror with designated lot facing the front of the vehicle so that it may be read by law enforcement and parking lot attendants (see map located on donor parking pass for directions to lot locations)
Lots North Sun Bowl Placard (C1, C2, C3, A6 & FS11), C6 and C7
Lots North Sun Bowl Placard (A9 and C4):
DISABLED PARKING TRAFFIC FLOW:
Lots - C1 and C7: