What’s new at Stanford Stadium for 2022


STANFORD, Calif. – As Cardinal fans return to Stanford Stadium for the 2022 season, they can expect several changes to enhance the fan experience.


Fans entering Stanford Stadium will not need proof of a COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test. Stanford’s see-through bag policy and use of metal detectors will continue to be in place to provide a safe playing environment at Stanford Stadium. Stanford Athletics plans to pilot new scouting equipment at select home games during the 2022 season. Visit GoStanford.com/AllClear for details.


Stanford Athletics will standardize parking lot opening hours for the 2022 season. All game day parking lots will open five hours before kickoff, except for Lot 2, which opens at 6 a.m. for holders of pass.


To provide the safest and most convenient experience for fans, Stanford Stadium is going cashless in several new ways. Parking transactions on game days in general car parks will be cashless, and all fixed concession stands inside the stadium have switched to cashless purchase (Apple Pay or credit or debit card only) . Fans can simply approach an ordering tablet, tap on items to purchase, and pay with a smartphone or credit or debit card. Fans can use cash to purchase prepaid concession cards at a table in the lobby behind Section 101, while Cardinal Dollars can be purchased in Sections 103, 113, 125, and 133. Additionally, stations takeaway “Between Play” have been added. at sections 108, 118, 127 and 211, while fans can now enjoy shrimp tacos at section 112.


The Fan-Fest will return to the hammer throw area of ​​Cobb Track and Angell Field, just steps from Stanford Stadium. The Fan-Fest will feature Smoking Pig BBQ and food truck options. The Fan-Fest will offer a variety of programs throughout the season, such as the Coaches Chalk Talk, live music, magicians and many other activities for children and families.


Stanford Athletics has installed a new Wi-Fi system in Stanford Stadium ahead of the 2021 season, allowing fans to enjoy a more connected gaming experience. The new Wi-Fi setup, which doubles more than the hotspots at Stanford Stadium, will allow fans to access mobile ticketing, leverage the Stanford Athletics app, share their experiences on social media and access real-time statistics and comments.

Network access is available outside the gates, throughout the bowl, in the lobbies and in the press room. Just connect your mobile device to #GoStanford and you’re set!


In an effort to provide a more convenient, sustainable, and secure gaming experience, Stanford Athletics is transitioning to mobile tickets and parking passes as the primary method of ticket delivery for all ticketed sporting events in fall 2021. Fans can immediately enjoy new features when managing their tickets. in the Stanford Athletics mobile app or mobile web browser for the Fall 2022 athletic season. Learn about the new “Add/Save All to Wallet” feature, access to phone contacts to transfer tickets, and more in the Mobile Ticketing Guide.


The Buck/Cardinal Club is delighted to continue to welcome its reception area in the stadium, located in the outdoor lobby at the north end of Stanford Stadium, for all Football Priority Seat members and Buck/Cardinal Club donors at the donation level of $1,000 or more. Free drinks, including beer and wine, and snacks will be provided.

STMs can share their love of Stanford football with friends and family by swapping for free Insider Invites Tickets, which can be found in the “Redeem Tickets” section of their athletics ticketing account. STM can redeem their “Insider Invites” for any home game except USC. Buck/Cardinal Club Priority Seat members can redeem their “Insider Invites” for any regular season home game (including USC).

Returning in 2022, Stanford Athletics is pleased to supply all football STMs discounts on gameday concessions shopping inside Stanford Stadium. STMs will save 20% off their entire order, and Buck/Cardinal Club Priority Seat members get 40% off all permanent concession stands in the concourses by entering their Stanford Ticketing Account Number Athletics as discount code before payment.

In addition, the 2022 season marks the return of the Sky Deck Experience as a premium add-on for STM. The Sky Deck experience offers free food and drink (including beer and wine) and unobstructed aerial views of the game and campus scenery! Click here and log in to find out more.


Unforgettable memories await you at Stanford Stadium, so get ready to get your team together for Cardinal football this fall! Whether you’re looking to spend some quality time with friends and family, throw a birthday party, reward employees, or entertain clients, a day at Stanford Stadium is the perfect group outing. Groups of more than 15 people can unlock exclusive discounts on any game and participate in unique gaming experiences. Take your group onto the pitch for the pre-game fan tunnel, a half-time performance or scrum, or a post-game photo! Call (800)-STANFORD or email [email protected] to learn more.


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