Penn State Football Season Tickets Nearly Exhausted
May 1, 2018
Under the direction of fifth-year head coach James Franklin, the Nittany Lions won the 2016 Big Ten Championship and were the 2017 PlayStation Fiesta Bowl Champions. Penn State has earned a combined 22-5 record the past two seasons.
During the 2017 season, Penn State ranked No. 3 nationally in average home attendance. The Nittany Lions’ average of 106,707 was their highest since the 2009 campaign and included the largest crowd in Beaver Stadium history, a raucous throng of 110,823 for the 42-13 win over Michigan.
Single-game Tickets Available for Several Groups of Fans
-Nittany Lion Club members to buy single-game tickets;
“We are so appreciative of the outstanding, passionate support from Penn State alumni, students and fans for the Nittany Lion football team,” said Phil Esten, Deputy Director of Athletics. “We are grateful for the investment of resources, dedication and enthusiasm by our season and single game ticket holders and the difference they make in creating an unrivaled football gameday atmosphere and experience. The support from Penn Staters in Beaver Stadium in the fall and throughout the year have a tremendous impact on our community and in achieving comprehensive excellence by our student-athletes.”
Last fall, Penn State announced the first increase in the price of a season football ticket since 2009. The price of a season ticket rises from $385 to $420 for the upcoming season ($5 per game).
The price of a 2018 student season ticket will rise for the first time since 2009 by $2 per game, or $14 for the season. The price of a student season ticket will increase from $218 to $232 for this year.
The 2018 Penn State student football season ticket sale will begin on Monday, June 18 and run through Friday, June 22. Graduate students open the annual sale on June 18, with the sale continuing through the freshmen ticket sale on June 22.
All student season ticket sales will begin at 7 a.m. ET and close at 2 p.m. Please note that sales may close prior to 2 p.m., if tickets sell out. Eligibility and the daily schedule are posted at Student Central: GoPSUsports.com/studentcentral.
Recognized by ESPN The Magazine as, “The Nation’s No. 1 Student Section,” more detailed information about the student football season ticket sale has been distributed to students.
Nittany Lion Club and Public Single Game Sales Set for May and June
Additionally, the public single game ticket sale will begin on Tuesday, June 26, two weeks earlier than last year, with the sale details and the games available for purchase to be announced. Fans interested in purchasing single game tickets can review the single game seating chart by price and refer to the FAQ on the variable pricing system at GoPSUsports.com/tickets.
Advance Season and Single Game Parking Prices Unchanged; Day of Game Car Parking to Increase to $60
Fans are encouraged to purchase single game car parking in advance for $20 (plus small service fee) at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-NITTANY (weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.). Fans can also purchase single game car parking in-person at the Bryce Jordan Center ticket office weekdays from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. until the day before the game. Single game advance car parking for the 2018 season will be available starting later this spring.
Fans Should Receive Season Ticket and Parking Book by Mid-July
For information on joining the Nittany Lion Club and purchasing new 2018 season tickets, as well as club seating in Beaver Stadium, fans can visit www.PSUnrivaled.com, call 1-800-NITTANY weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or visit the Bryce Jordan Center ticket office weekdays from 10 a.m-6 p.m.