Rice-Eccles Stadium

Spring 2021 construction update

Be aware of construction happening all over campus.


Here to stay: The Einar Nielsen Fieldhouse

A historic building on campus is being fortified, and its iconic rooftop featuring large block letters spelling out “UTAH” is not going anywhere.


Making way for the Ken Garff Performance Zone

The demolition of the Spence Clark Football Center in the south end zone of Rice-Eccles Stadium has begun.


The fibers that connect the U

More than 38 million feet of fiber-optic cable wind around the U. Meet the team that keeps this mission-critical utility functioning around the clock.


2002 Olympic Cauldron suspended in the air by a crane at Rice-Eccles Stadium

2002 Olympic cauldron to get a facelift

Ground has broken on the Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion. One of the first steps is to temporarily remove the Olympic cauldron so it can be fully refurbished and out of the way during construction.


Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion begins

The new Ken Garff Performance Zone will be completed by the start of the 2021 football season.


Enhancing the fan experience

The Ken Garff family donates $17.5 million to the Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion.


Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion announced

The stadium renovation, which is conditional on financing approval, should be completed prior to the kickoff of the 2021 football season, increasing capacity to 51,444.


GAME DAY: TOP 5 TIPS FOR FANS

It’s almost game day so to help you have the best season ever, we’ve put together our top tips for making the most of game day, starting with getting to the stadium for free with no traffic or parking hassles.


Going clear

To better protect Utah fans, the University of Utah is moving to clear bags at athletic events.