Wise, Virginia - With stadium improvements and the transition to NCAA Division II new admittance policies for all sporting events in which UVa-Wise charges will begin with the home football opener on Saturday.
Starting with the 2012-2013 school year, VHSL Coaches Passes will no longer be honored at the gate. However, the coach may request to be placed on the pass list by calling the UVa-Wise Compliance Office at (276) 376-3436 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, no pedestrian traffic will be allowed in the upper lot directly behind the press box; the lot will be reserved for donors who have a tailgating pass. For faculty, staff, and students attending the game please enter either the main campus gate or the main gate to Carl Smith Stadium. Finally, beginning in 2013-2014 kids ages 5 and under will be admitted free to all contests while those ages 6-18 will be charged $1 per admittance. For the 2012-2013 year, all individuals 18 and under will be admitted free to all UVa-Wise sporting events.