General FAQs

Are there different ticket prices for youth and adults?

Ticket pricing is the same for youth and adults; all children that have reached their second birthday are required to have a ticket for admission to a football or basketball contest.  Children under two may sit on lap but are required to have a ticket to occupy their own seat.

How much are tickets for Columbia athletic events other than football and basketball?

Admission to all regular season home athletic contests for sports other than football and basketball is free of charge.

Do I have to pay for a ticket if I am a Columbia student?

Admission is free for Columbia University and Barnard College undergraduate and graduate students with a valid student identification. Students that would like to take advantage of the free admission are required to sit in designated student sections. Students can also receive a discount on any additional tickets needed by purchasing tickets in advance at the ticket office with their valid Columbia/Barnard ID.

Is there a discount for Columbia Faculty/Staff members?

Yes, there is a discount for all Columbia Faculty/Staff members on individual and season ticket purchases. Faculty/Staff members must purchase their tickets by showing their Columbia ID in advance at the ticket office in order to receive the discount.  The discount is not available for walk up purchase at the games.

Where is the ticket office located and how do I get there?

Our office is located inside the Dodge Physical Fitness Center on the Morningside Campus. Enter the campus at the main gates at 116th and Broadway. Once on campus, head in the uptown direction, walk around Low Library toward the lion statue. From there you will see steps heading down to the Dodge Fitness Center. When you enter the building, the Ticket and Membership window is immediately to the right.

Is disabled access seating available for football and basketball games?

We do have disabled access seating available for our football and basketball games. Please contact the Athletics Ticket Office at 888-LIONS-11 to arrange for disabled access seating.

Are food and beverages allowed in the stadium or gym during football and basketball games?

Fans are permitted to bring outside food and beverage into both Wien Stadium and Levien Gymnasium. Fans are prohibited from bringing alcohol into the Baker Athletics Complex and Dodge Physical Fitness Center.

Columbia Football FAQs

Where is the football stadium located?

Lawrence A. Wien Stadium is located at the Baker Athletics Complex on 218th Street in northern Manhattan. The entrance to the complex is through the Class of 1905 Gates located at West 218th Street and Park Terrace West. The address is 533 West 218th Street, New York, NY, 10034.

How do I get to Wien Stadium for Columbia football games using public transportation?

Public transportation is the quickest way to the Baker Athletics Complex for Columbia football contests.   The 1-train and the A-train stop near the complex.  Take the 1 train to the 215th Street stop, walk three blocks north to 218th Street and Broadway. Then head west on 218th and the entrance to Wien Stadium will be on your right. Or take the A train to the 207th Street stop and proceed north on Broadway to 218th Street.

Is there any on-site parking available for football games?

For home football contests, parking is available as a benefit for qualified donors to Columbia Athletics.

Where is will call located for football games?

Will call is located at windows 5 and 6 on the main stadium concourse.

Columbia Basketball FAQs

How do I enter the gym for basketball games?

For women's basketball games, the gym is accessible through the Dodge Physical Fitness Center. Enter campus at 116th Street and proceed in the uptown direction.

For men's basketball games, the gym can be entered on 120th Street, just east of Broadway. Please note that the entrance through 120th Street is temporarily halted at tip off; once the game is in progress guests may enter only during media timeouts and at halftime. Guests who already have their tickets can also enter through the Dodge Physical Fitness Center - enter campus at 116th Street and proceed in the uptown direction.

Is there any on-site parking available for basketball games?

There is no on-site parking for Columbia basketball contests. For those who wish to drive, below is a list of conveniently located private parking garages near the Columbia University campus in Morningside Heights. Please note that this list of garages is intended for your reference only, and is not a recommendation by the University.

Claremont Parking Corp.
Riverside Church
West 120th Street
Between Claremont Avenue and Riverside Drive
212-870-6736

Propark Parking
512-520 West 112th Street
Between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue
212-523-1051

GMC Garage
532 West 122nd Street
Between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue
212-961-1075

Manhattan Parking 110 LLC (small cars only)
543 West 110th Street
Between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue
212-222-7813

Where is will call located for basketball games?

For men's basketball contests, will call is located at the ticket window on 120th Street, just east of Broadway.

For women's basketball contests, will call is located on the 4th floor (campus level) of the Dodge Physical Fitness Center.

For all other questions please call the Athletics Ticket Office at 888-LIONS-11

or email lionstickets@columbia.edu