Football basketball

    Fifth Third Arena Policies & Procedures

    Prohibited Items

    • Food or beverages
    • Umbrellas
    • Coolers
    • Backpack
    • Compressed gasses, such as air horns
    • Laser pointers
    • Knives, guns, etc.
    • Any explosives, such as firecrackers
    • Bottles and cans
    • Large purses and bags
    • Noisemakers
    • Flashes on cameras
    Camera Policies
    • Cameras and video recorders will be permitted into Fifth Third Arena without cases. Any items brought into the arena are subject to inspection by the police or security personnel. Stands or tripods are not allowed. In no instance may photography interfere with access ways, seat aisles, or other guests' enjoyment of the game. Note "Secondary use of any pictures, audio description, film, tape or drawing of the game are the exclusive rights of the NCAA".
    Emergency Evacuation
    • In case of evacuation, instructions will be given over the public address system. Gate personnel and ushers will assist in directing fans to the appropriate location.
    First Aid
    • Emergency medical treatment is available on the fourth floor north hallway. An ambulance will be available for medical assistance. Medical personnel are stationed on the east and west side of the stadium.
    Lost & Found
    • Found items may be turned over to any Fifth Third Arena Staff Member or Police Officer, or at the Public Safety Office in Edwards Three. Inquires about lost items should be directed to Fifth Third Arena Staff or Police Officers during the Event, or to the Public Safety Office at 513-556-4925, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. at any time thereafter.
    No Court Access
    • Per BIG EAST Conference rules, fans are not permitted on the court following the game.
    • Artificial noisemakers, air horns, electronic instruments, etc. are not permitted in Fifth Third Arena.
    Patrons With Disabilities
    • Patrons with disabilities should contact the UC Athletics Ticket Office so that their needs may be attended to effectively. Cash parking for patrons needing accessible parking is available in CCM Garage at the end of Corry Avenue. A state-issued handicap pass is required.
    • For any problems or complaints during a home game, locate your nearest usher who will contact the appropriate University Personnel to resolve the matter.
    • Restrooms are located throughout the arena. Accessible facilities are located on the East and West concourses.
    • There are no designated smoking areas in Fifth Third Arena.
    • Souvenirs can be purchased at points of sale on the east and west concourses of Fifth Third Arena.
    • The University of Cincinnati is committed to promoting a positive and safe environment at all home events. In accordance with NCAA and BIG EAST Conference rules, we ask that all fans act responsibly and courteously to those around you. Abusive language or disorderly conduct is unacceptable and unwelcome at UC. Any spectator who interferes with the game by coming onto the court or by throwing objects on the court at any time will be removed from the arena and subject to further sanctions which may include loss of future ticket privileges. Your cooperation is appreciated.
    Arena Entry & Re-Entry
    • The University of Cincinnati mandates that once admitted to Fifth Third Arena, no ticket holder shall be permitted to leave and re-enter the facility on that ticket
    • All persons, excluding children three years of age and under who do not require a seat, must have a ticket for admission to the arena. - check with ticket office
    Ticket Scanning
    • All tickets will be electronically scanned to verify authenticity. Patrons assume all risks for tickets purchased through sources other than the UC Athletics Ticket Office.