Building Policies

ALCOHOL POLICIES
Alcohol is prohibited inside the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports Arena unless approved by Facility Management.

ANIMALS
Service dogs or service-dogs-in-training for guests with disabilities are allowed.  All other animals are prohibited.

APPROVED SPONSORS
The Coliseum, Sports Arena and the University grounds and facilities may not be used for commercial purposes such as sales, advertising, or promotional activity without prior approval. Authorized corporate sponsors must be licensed in advance of the event. Violators are subject to trespass ordinances. For information about marketing activities during USC football or athletic events, sponsors should contact USC Athletics at 213-740-9872.

ATM LOCATIONS
ATMs inside the Coliseum are located at on the yard level at Gates 6, 14, 19, 25, and on the upper concourse at Sections 6, 13, 14, and 23.

ATMs inside the Sports Arena are located at Concourse Section 11 and Arena Floor Section 14.

BABY CHANGING AREAS
Baby changing areas are available in all restrooms.

BAG INSPECTIONS
All bags are subject to search before entering the venues. All prohibited items (see Prohibited Items) will not be allowed. Guests are encouraged to arrive early to avoid delays.

BANNERS & SIGNS
Sign and banners are not allowed without prior approval from Facility Management.

BEVERAGES, BOTTLES, & CANS
Bottles and cans of any kind are prohibited inside the Coliseum and Sports Arena.  Factory sealed bottles of water, 17 oz. or less, are allowed and limited to 2 bottles per person.

BUS PARKING
Bus and oversized vehicle parking is by reservation only. Availability is very limited and there is a fee to park. Contact Classic Parking at 213-749-5654 for more information on parking.

CAMERAS AND VIDEO CAMERAS
Guests are allowed to bring still cameras provided they do not have detachable lenses and do not interfere with other guests’ view of the event. Camera lenses are limited to 3-inches. Video cameras and tripods are not permitted. All commercial use of photographs depicting game action are allowed only through a licensing agreement. Policies may vary per event without notice.

CHILDREN
Children who are two years of age and under are admitted free as long as they are held in a lap and do not interfere with other guests’ view of the event.  Strollers are prohibited.

COLISEUM FIELD ACCESS
Only authorized personnel with proper credentials will be permitted on the field before, during, and after a game. Any unauthorized person going on to the field will be removed and subject to ejection and/or arrest.

CONTAINERS & COOLERS
Ice chests, coolers and other beverage containers are not permitted in the Coliseum or Sports Arena.

DISABLED PATRON INFORMATION
For guests that need additional assistance reaching upper level seats in the Coliseum, escalators are located adjacent to Sections 4, 11, and 19. There is also an elevator located at Tunnel 6 for disabled access only.

The Sports Arena has an escalator and accessible ramp located inside the South Doors.

DRESS CODE
Facility Management asks that all guests not to wear derogatory, profane or offensive clothing.  Guests with improper clothing may be asked to remove the item, cover up the item or leave the venue.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS
When driving to the venues please carpool with 3 or more people, and plan your travel ahead of time.  Please use the following suggested routes:

From the North via the 110 Freeway: Exit Exposition Blvd. –  Turn Left on Flower St. –  Turn Left on Figueroa St. – Follow Signs to the Coliseum/Sports Arena and Parking

From the South via the 110 Freeway: Exit Martin Luther King Blvd. – Turn Left on Figueroa St. – Follow Signs to the Coliseum/Spots Arena and Parking.  The Express Lane exits directly to 39th St. and the entrance to Exposition Park.

From the East via the 10 Freeway: Exit Vermont St. – Turn Left on to Vermont St. – Continue past the USC Campus – Follow Signs to the Coliseum/Sports Arena and Parking

From the West via the 10 Freeway: Exit Vermont St. – Turn Right on to Vermont St. – Continue past the USC Campus – Follow Signs to Coliseum/Sports Arena and Parking

DRONES & UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES
The operation of remote controlled aircraft in the airspace around the Coliseum and Sports Arena requires the approval of Facility Management in advance of the event.

EXIT & RE-ENTRY
For the safety and security of our guests, re-entry is not allowed at any event.

FAN BEHAVIOR
We want all guests to enjoy the event. Please remember to be considerate of those seated near you, cheer constructively and be mindful of good sportsmanship. Behavior that is disruptive to others may result in ejection from the stadium/arena.

FAN CODE OF CONDUCT
In order to ensure a safe and celebratory environment, we ask that fans refrain from the following behavior at all events:

Profanity or other offensive language, whether spoken or appearing on apparel; Smoking, other than in designated areas; Intoxication or excessive alcohol consumption; Bringing prohibited items into the venue; Throwing of items or liquids; Entering the playing field or court at any time; Fighting or other threatening behavior; Failure to retain ticket and/or present it to event staff if requested to do so; Resale of tickets at the venue; Violation of state or local laws.

FAILURE TO COMPLY MAY SUBJECT YOU TO EJECTION OR ARREST.

Guests are encouraged to report inappropriate behavior to management personnel. Text “COLISEUM” (space) your issue and concern to 69050. Or call 213-765-5291. We welcome your help in our efforts to provide an enjoyable experience for all guests.

FIRST AID
There are two first aid stations located at the Coliseum across from Tunnel 6 on the upper concourse and at Gate 1. First Aid in the Sports Arena is located at Section 28. Please contact the nearest usher or security officer if medical attention is needed.

GAME TIMES
USC Football kickoff times are subject to change for television broadcasts. Visit usctrojans.com for updates.

GUEST SERVICES
Guest satisfaction is a high priority of the University and Facility Management.  If you need assistance please contact a representative located at the Coliseum South Office or Sports Arena Executive Office.

LASER POINTERS
The use of laser pointers is strictly prohibited and will result in ejection from the venue.

LOST & FOUND
Lost and found is located in the South Coliseum office or Sports Arena Executive Office. Found items may be given to any usher in your section who will turn them in. For more information, please call 213-747-7111 on weekdays between 8:30AM and 4:30PM.

LOST CHILDREN
To report a lost child please contact the nearest police officer, Facility Management, or go to Guest Services located at the Coliseum South Office or Sports Arena Executive Office.

PARKING
There are a limited number of public parking spaces at the Coliseum, Sports Arena and EXPO Park property. Public parking sells out quickly and rates may vary per event.

EXPO Park: Public parking is available at Lot 1 for $25 and can be accessed from the 39th Street entrance from Vermont Street.

USC: Parking on campus is mostly reserved in advance.  Public parking may be available at the USC Parking Center (3401 Grand Ave.) on a first-come first-serve basis for $25 (prices subject to change without notice) with shuttle service to the game provided 3-hours prior to kickoff, and resuming at the start of the 4th quarter until 1 hour after the game.

Other Lots: Public parking is also available at the Browning Street Garage located at Browning Street and Vermont (across from EXPO Park, Lot 2).

PROHIBITED ITEMS
The following items are NOT ALLOWED in the Coliseum or Sports Arena:

Bags larger than 12” x 12” x 16”, Backpacks, Hard or Soft Coolers or Baskets and Bottles or Cans;
Alcoholic Beverages and Illegal Drugs;
Weapons including Firearms, Knives, Explosives, Fireworks and Laser Pointers;
Professional cameras (lenses longer than 3”) or Video and/or Audio Recording Equipment; Banners, Sticks and Poles, Inflatables, Umbrellas, Balloons, Strollers and Folding or Beach Chairs;
Horns or other Noisemakers, Musical Instruments or Large Music Players (Boom Boxes);
Frisbees, Balls, Skateboards or Hard Fruit;
Pets (Service Animals OK).

SMOKING
Smoking is prohibited in any area of the Coliseum or Sports Arena.

STROLLERS
Strollers are prohibited inside the Coliseum and Sports Arena.

TEXT MESSAGING
Need Guest Services, Assistance or Security? Text “COLISEUM” (space) your issue and concern to 69050. Or call 213-765-5291.

TOWING SERVICES
Road side assistance is available before and after events.  Please contact Classic Parking at 213-749-5654 for assistance for battery service and lockouts.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
There are many public transportation systems to bring you to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports Arena. Please visit:

MTA – www.metro.net
Metrolink Trains – www.metrolinktrains.org
City of LA Traffic – www.trafficinfo.lacity.org
511traffic – www.511.org
USC – www.transnet.usc.edu

USC ATHLETICS
For more information about USC Athletic events, please visit:
www.usctrojans.com/gameday