Rules and Lots

Football tailgating rules

Tailgating is permitted from two and one-half hours prior to kickoff to the start of the game, and for one hour after the game.

  • Tailgating is not permitted during the game or at half time.
  • No glass containers.
  • No couches or upholstered furniture.
  • No kegs, half barrels, pony kegs or other common alcohol containers.
  • No oversized trucks.
  • One space per vehicle.
  • Violators will be removed and may face criminal prosecution.

Tailgate lots

West Campus
LotDescription
#13 Student Rec. Center (Western Avenue)
#70 Lawson Ice Arena (shuttle bus service to stadium)
#47 Hoejke and Bigelow Hall (north side)
#16 Read Field House (west side)
#94 Read Field House (west side)
#80 Parking structure (West Michigan east of North Dormitory Road)
East Campus 
LotDescription
#102 Ebert Field (Oliver Street and Stadium Drive)
#1  Walwood Hall (Oakland Drive at Oliver Street)
#2  East Hall (Oakland Drive north of Oliver Street)
Oakland Drive Campus
LotDescription
#88 Designated family lot
KCMS area (Oakland Drive south of Oliver Street)
#105 Designated student lot
Health and Human Services area (Oakland Drive south of KCMS)