Volleyball Gameday

Virginia Cavaliers
Virginia Cavaliers
Memorial Gymnasium

Memorial Gymnasium A - Z


No ATM on site at Memorial Gym.


No alcohol will be sold at Memorial Gym events.

Outside alcoholic beverages or containers of any kind are not permitted to enter athletic facilities. Intoxicated guests or persons identified with alcohol brought from outside the venue will be subject to removal from the facility.


Animals are prohibited in the gym with the exception of service animals assisting guests with
special needs.

Banners, Signs and Flags

Banners, signs, and flags are allowed in athletics facilities provided they do not impede another guest’s view of the competition, cover any facility signage, and/or are not attached to the facility. Banners, signs, and flags on poles or sticks are prohibited. Athletics Event Management reserves the right to remove any banner, sign, or flag that is in violation of the policy.


Cameras with lenses less than six inches are allowed. Flash photography and stands/tripods of any type are prohibited.


Chairbacks and chair cushions are permitted so long as they are not in a carrying bag (the carrying bag will not be permitted to enter the facility).


All fan seating is located on court level. Elevators in Memorial Gym are utilized to access second
floor and basement spaces only.

Field/Court Access

In accordance with Atlantic Coast Conference and University of Virginia policies, guests are prohibited from coming onto the field or court at any time. Only participants, coaches, officials, and authorized personnel shall be allowed in the competition area before, during, and at the conclusion of the competition. This policy is for the safety of our guests, the officials, student-athletes, and coaches.

First Aid

If first aid is needed, please notify the nearest event staff member.


Lost and Found

For any situation regarding lost and found items during an event, please go to the main fan entrance. For items not claimed prior to the closing of Memorial Gym after the match, please contact the Memorial Gym equipment desk at 434-924-6204.


As volleyball matches are not ticketed events, re-entry is allowed, although patrons re-entering
the gymnasium are subject to security screening upon each entry.


The University of Virginia prohibits smoking and vaping in all facilities on Grounds, including athletics facilities.

Solicitation & Distribution

Direct advertising, sales, and solicitation by outside vendors are not permitted on Grounds. Any distribution of materials on public property shall not disrupt University business, generate security issues, or block sidewalks or roads.

Student Tickets

Student entry to Memorial Gym is free for all regular season events. Students may check in at the marketing table with a valid UVA ID in order to claim Sabre Rewards points.

Throwing Objects

For safety reasons, throwing objects in any athletics facility is prohibited. Violators are subject to removal from the facility.


Water Stations

Water fountains are located in the first-floor lobby and outside of the restrooms in Memorial Gym.


Memorial Gym is connected to UVA’s Eduroam Wi-Fi network. No public Wi-Fi network is available for use.

Entry & Gate Information

General Information

Memorial Gymnasium, the UVA Volleyball competition facility, is located at 210 Emmet Street.The main entrance is on the North end of the building, closest to Snyder Tennis Courts.

All regular season competitions are free of charge!

While the UVA Clear Bag Policy is not enforced for Memorial Gymnasium athletic events, fans will be screened for prohibited items.

Prohibited Items
  • Artificial noisemakers
  • Balls, Frisbees, lacrosse sticks, and similar items
  • Containers (including plastic or glass bottles, cups, cans, coolers, or flasks)
  • Outside Food and Beverages
  • Strollers (except umbrella strollers)
  • Umbrellas
  • Weapons of any kind, including those carried with a permit, as defined in SEC-030: Regulations of Weapons, Fireworks and Explosives
  • Folding Chairs
  • Drones or unmanned aircraft systems
  • Animals (with the exception of trained service animals on leashes for our guests with disabilities)

*The University of Virginia reserves the right to prohibit any item deemed hazardous or disruptive to the athletics event or the enjoyment of the event by other guests.

All guests are subject to inspection and search for prohibited items. Event staff reserves the right to examine the contents of bags, jackets, pockets, or any other personal item before admitting guests to the facility. In order to expedite entrance into the facility, it is recommended that guests not bring bags to events and arrive early at the facility gates.

Code of Conduct

University of Virginia athletics events should be an enjoyable experience for all guests. To help
us reach this goal for fans, staff, and student-athletes, we ask for your assistance in displaying a
high degree of sportsmanship at all times.

Concessions & Alcohol

Alcohol Sales

No alcohol will be sold at Memorial Gym events.

Alcohol Policy

Outside alcoholic beverages or containers of any kind are not permitted to enter athletic
facilities. Intoxicated guests or persons identified with alcohol brought from outside the venue
will be subject to removal from the facility.

Concessions Stands

Limited concession options are available behind the bleachers on the south end of Memorial Gym.


General Information

Free parking is provided to fans on the side streets adjacent to Memorial Gym or in the Culbreth Garage, located off University Avenue. All parking is first-come, first-served.

Hourly paid parking is available in the Central Ground Garage and the Emmet/Ivy Garage.
Parking can be paid for using the ParkMobile App or website.

UVA Parking & Transportation: https://parking.virginia.edu/visitor-parking

Accessibility & ADA

Accessibility Accommodations

The University of Virginia provides accommodations for guests with disabilities at all athletics
facilities. Accessible seating is defined as wheelchair spaces and companion seats of the Department of Justice guidelines pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act. A public entity may investigate the potential misuse of accessible seating where there is good cause to believe that such seating has been purchased fraudulently.

Individuals who receive a ticket from a source other than the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office and need an accessible seat should contact the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office to inquire about an exchange on a single game basis of one ticket for an accessible seat and one companion, if available. Once a game becomes sold out, no tickets are available for purchase or exchange in accessible seating locations.


ADA parking is available in the lots surrounding Memorial Gymnasium.


Where are the security check points located?

The security checkpoints are located at the main entrance to Memorial Gym and at one of the
side entryways.

What time will venue doors open?

One hour prior to the start of the match.

Can personal chairbacks be brought into the venue?

Personal chairbacks are allowed at Memorial Gym so long as they are not in a carrying bag.

Can I bring in my backpack?

Yes, backpacks can be brought in but they will be searched for prohibited items.