UNC home football season continues at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 20 - GO HEELS

Just prior to kickoff of the UNC vs. Virginia Tech Football game (approx 3:35 p.m.) on Saturday, Sept. 20 there will be a flyover of Kenan Stadium by a US Marine Harrier Jet. In preparation for the flyover on Saturday, the jet will perform practice runs on Friday, Sept. 19 sometime between 3 pm and 6 pm depending on weather conditions. Please plan appropriately as you travel to/from UNC Hospitals, as traffic will be heavy several hours before game time.

UNC's remaining home schedule:

    * Sept. 20 vs. Virginia Tech, 3:30 p.m.
    * Oct. 4 vs. Connecticut, time to be announced
    * Oct. 11 vs. Notre Dame, time to be announced
    * Oct. 25 vs. Boston College, time to be announced
    * Nov. 8 vs. Georgia Tech, time to be announced
    * Nov. 22 vs. NC State, time to be announced

On home football Saturdays, vehicles must be removed from designated reserved lots or risk being ticketed ($20 fine) and towed ($90 - $100 fee). On these days, PLEASE DO NOT park your vehicle in the reserved game lots.

If your vehicle is parked in a reserved football lot on a home football Saturday, it will automatically be ticketed and / or towed beginning at 8 a.m. Alternate parking is available for employees, students, and hospital patients / visitors. To see the list of lots reserved on football home game days or for list of alternate parking area, visit this link.

Additionally:

Student resident lots are reserved for students, and the Dogwood Deck is available for patients and visitors on home game days.

South Road will be restricted during ingress and egress, running one-way from Columbia Street eastward toward Country Club Road. Only valid permits, buses, and emergency vehicles will be allowed onto South Road from Columbia Street.

Ridge Road will be restricted from four (4) hours prior to game time through the end of egress.

UNC Public Safety strongly encourages football fans to park and ride to Kenan Stadium for home games. Park and ride bus service is offered from the NC 54 Friday Center Lot; from the Dillard's end of University Mall, from the Estes Drive "P" Lot, or from the 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Lot beginning three (3) hours prior to a scheduled home game kick-off.

Park and ride service is also available from the Jones Ferry Road and Southern Village lots beginning 90 minutes prior to game time. Parking in these areas is free, and round-trip service is $5 on these routes.

"Touch DownTown" shuttles will service the AOB / R1 / R2 Lot off Airport Drive and the 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Lot from three (3) hours prior to game time until 90 minutes following the end of each home game. "Touch DownTown" shuttles will make stops along Franklin Street, Cameron Avenue, and South Road.

If you have questions concerning event parking, please call UNC Public Safety at (919) 962-3951. For further information on scheduled special events on campus, log onto the Public Safety Web site and visit the "Special Events" link. Further game day information is broadcast on the Traveler's Information System station at 1610 AM in the immediate campus area.