Courtesy Guidelines

Game Day can be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for some and a time-honored tradition for others. Notre Dame welcomes all guests and fans and works to create an enjoyable experience for all.

While you are a guest of the University, here are a few guidelines:

Notre Dame is committed to

  • Safety as our top priority
  • A spirit of hospitality for all fans and guests
  • The enthusiastic support of your team
  • A family-friendly atmosphere
  • Good sportsmanship

Unacceptable behavior

  • Rude conduct toward other guests or stadium personnel
  • Disruptive, unruly, or intoxicated behavior
  • Foul or abusive language or obscene gestures
  • Possession of alcohol in Notre Dame Stadium
  • Use of tobacco, e-cigarettes, or smoking in Notre Dame Stadium

Guest or fans who display unacceptable behaviors will be subject to sanctions, including refusal of admittance, removal, and/or arrest.

Please Note: The University prohibits any use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), or Drones, on campus. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) prohibits the operation of any UAS within a 5 mile radius of an airport. Given the University’s proximity to the South Bend International Airport (SBN), any use of UAS on campus is strictly prohibited.