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Fan Code of Conduct       
The University of Alabama promotes good sportsmanship by student-athletes, coaches and spectators. Fans must conduct themselves with good sportsmanship to reflect the high standards of honor and dignity that characterize The University of Alabama. Anyone associated with an athletic program or event should reflect respect, fairness, civility, responsibility and courtesy to others. Profanity, vulgar cheers, intimidating actions, intoxication, belligerent or abusive behaviors will not be tolerated. Fans attending Alabama football games are expected to stay off the playing field, including after the game, and will not throw objects onto the field.

Positive support of the players, coaches and officials is strongly encouraged. The University of Alabama expects positive behavior exhibited towards our visiting guests at every contest. Please treat others with courtesy and respect. Any violation of this Code of Conduct subjects you to removal from the stadium and forfeit of future event tickets. Thank you for your cooperation. 

Accessible Shuttle Transport
Golf Cart Shuttles run in the East Spirals (Gates 28 & 38 only) from two hours prior to kick-off until approximately 45 minutes after the game. Shuttle drivers deliver patrons to any of the east side upper levels (U1, U2, U3, U4 tickets) and North Upper Deck level. Shuttle pick-up/drop-off is located at ground level inside the spiral and also at each respective level (U1, U2, U3 & U4). There is not a shuttle service to the west upper deck.

Accessible Parking Information
Vehicle parking is available on a first come, first serve basis at Soloman's  Lot for patrons who use wheelchairs. The entrance to this parking lot, designated for wheelchair users, is at the intersection of Wallace Wade and University Boulevard, one block northwest of Bryant-Denny Stadium. Spaces are also available in the Communications Lot and may be accessed using Stadium Drive off University Boulevard.

For patrons with a mobility impairment who do not use wheelchairs, parking is available in the south ten Hoor Parking Deck, located two blocks north of Bryant-Denny Stadium. Transportation to and from the north end of Bryant-Denny Stadium is provided for these individuals with a mobility impairment and for their companion, beginning two hours and thirty minutes prior to kickoff.

Anyone using any of the disablity parking areas must have the appropriate state identification for mobility impaired parking.

ADA Access to Bryant Denny Stadium
ADA seating is located in the following areas:
        West - U2 level through Gate 11 Elevator or Public Elevator at Gate 5.
        North - N and 400 levels, Gate 4 (N level) or the Public Elevator at Gate 37.
        South - S-7, S-8, A at Gate 21.
        South/Student - AA, S-1 through Student Gate 24.

West ADA seating can be accessed by the ADA elevator located at Gate 11 or the public elevator located in the northwest corner at Gate 5. The North 400 level can be accessed by elevator located at Gate 3. The east ADA level can be accessed through Gate 32A or public elevator, Northeast corner, at Gate 37. Additional ADA seating in the lower North Endzone N level. (Gate 4), South sections S-7, S-8, A (Gate 21) and student sections AA, S-1 (Gate 24). While these sections cannot be reached by elevator they are wheelchair accessible by ADA compliant ramps. Alabama ROTC will provide wheelchair assistance at the bottom of the ramps located at Gates 4, 21, 24 and 37.

Location of Accessible Services 
RESTROOMS - Accessible restrooms are located in every level of the stadium. Please refer to directional signage for the closest location to your seating.

CONCESSIONS - Accessible concession areas are located near the following sections on the concession level: S7, S1, N7 and N1. All concession areas in the upper level are wheelchair accessible.

WATER FOUNTAINS - All water fountains located inside the stadium are equipped with drinking cups or are wheelchair accessible.

Prohibited Items
Food/drink containers, bottles, cans, thermoses, ice bags, ice chests, any artificial noise making device, large cameras, flags, signs or display items, umbrellas, back packs, carry bags or purses (larger than 8.5 x 11), video cameras/cases, weapons of any kind or any items deemed hazardous by game management personnel will not be allowed in the stadium.  Law enforcement officials have the right to inspect any item at any time for the purpose of spectator safety.  Prohibited items must be returned to cars or disposed of before entering the stadium. There are no provisions to check items at any gate.

The following items will be allowed into Bryant-Denny Stadium on game day:

  • Cameras
  • Binoculars
  • Cell Phones
  • Radios     

Bryant-Denny Gate Locations updated 7/21/2007


Gate 3
Game Day Ticket Sales
Gate 3 High School Football Coaches
Gate 3 Media Will Call
Gate 3 or 33A Wheelchair Ticket Exchange
Gate 5 or 37 Public Elevator (U2 only) Public may walk up to U3 or down to U1
Gate 6 First-Aid Station
Gate 6 Visitiing Team Player Pass Admissions Gate
Gate 12 Media Entrance
Gate 17 Lost & Found
Gate 21 High School Recruits- Non Football
Gate 22 Alabama Student Athletes
Gate 23 Visiting Team Entrance
Gate 24-27, 30 Student Entrance
Gate 29 Alabama Player Pass Admissions Gate
Gate 32A Public Will-Call
Gate 33A A-Club Pre-Game Luncheon, Scholarship Club & A-Club Entrance
Gate 39 High School Football Recruits

Medical Staff Locations        
The main medical station at Bryant-Denny is located just inside Gate 25 of the North End Zone.  The phone number to the main medical station is (205) 348-3703.

There are several EMS individual medical teams located throughout the stadium.  Those locations are listed below:
Team 1: N5-GG stands, gates 25-34
Team 2: GG-S4 stands, gates 36-45
Team 3: S5-G stands, gates 1- 12
Team 4: G-N4 stands, gates 14-24
Team 5: West Upper Decks U1-U3
Team 6: East Upper Decks U1-U2
Team 7: East Upper Decks U3-U4
Cart 1: East Upper Decks
Cart 2: West Upper Decks
Cart 3: North Half of stands
Cart 4: South Half of stands

Prohibited Behavior
Rowdy, threatening, or inconsiderate behavior such as standing in the aisles, portals or concourses, profane, intimidating, degrading, and abusive language, smoking in prohibited areas, fighting, and drunkenness will not be tolerated and can result in ejection, arrest, and/or loss of season ticket privileges. Throwing of any objects in the stands, including paper and plastic cups will also be prohibited. Should you observe any of this disruptive behavior, please notify your nearest law enforcement officer.

NCAA Policy prevents fans from entering the field of play unless they are properly credentialed or accompanied by an authorized staff member. Violators are subject to arrest.

Individuals found violating any policies can be removed from the stadium. Non-students, while not affected by the Student Conduct Code, are subject to arrest and prosecution under applicable laws and state statutes. Students involved in such activities or other disruptive behavior will also be subject to disciplinary action through the Dean of Students Office and University of Alabama's Code of Student Conduct. Students enjoy the rights and privileges that they gain as a member of the university community and are subject to the responsibilities which accompany that membership.

City Ordinance Passed
The City of Tuscaloosa will begin ticketing patrons who ride Golf Carts on city streets during the weekend of Alabama home Football games.  Please keep in mind that this is an ordinance passed by the City of Tuscaloosa, not the University of Alabama, and it will be strictly enforced.

Parking Services
Game Day Parking:

Stadium Security
There are police officers, ushers, and event staff personnel stationed throughout the stadium during football games.  Should problems arise during the game, please locate the nearest police officer, usher, or event staff personnel for assistance.

Ticket Office
The tickets windows inside of Coleman Coliseum are open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The ticket office is not open at Coleman Coliseum on football game days. On game days, the ticket office located between gates 32A or 33A at the east tower of Bryant-Denny Stadium opens three hours before kick off. If tickets remain on game day, sales will be located at the northwest ticket windows (near Game 3).

All fans are able to order tickets online at, by calling 877-TIDETIX or 205-348-BAMA, or by visiting the ticket office inside of Coleman Coliseum.

Will Call
Tickets ordered ten days or more prior to an event are mailed. Tickets ordered nine days or less prior to an event must be picked up at Will Call. Will Call is located at the ticket office inside of Coleman Coliseum on Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. . Will Call on game day is located at Bryant-Denny Stadium at the ticket windows between gates 32A and 33A at the east tower and opens three hours before kick off.

Photo identification is required to pick up tickets at Will Call. Only the ticket holder may pick up tickets at Will Call. Second hand Will Call will be accepted for various events but the University of Alabama is in no way responsible for lost or misplaced second hand Will Call or any such orders will not be replaced or refunded.

Replacement Tickets
Replacement passes for lost, destroyed or misplaced tickets will not be issued for any event. In the case of such event, the ticket holder must purchase a new ticket for the event, if tickets are available for purchase.

Important Phone Numbers
Alabama Athletic Ticket Office       (205) 348-BAMA or 877-TIDETIX
TIDE PRIDE Office                           (205) 348-6113
University of Alabama Police          (205) 348-5454
Parking and Transportation Office  (205) 348-5471

The University of Alabama reserves the right to remove the ticket holder from the premises if in the sole opinion of the security personnel his or her conduct endangers or disrupts the players, coaches, officials or fans.  Thanks for your continued support of Crimson Tide Athletics.

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