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2018 Bowl FAQs and Timeline

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How to Apply

  • Visit und.com/BuyTickets
  • Who is Eligible?
    • 2018 Lottery Eligible Alums, Benefactors, Monograms, and Parents
      • Qualifying donations made by December 31, 2017.
    • Football Season Ticket Members
    • Current Notre Dame Faculty and Staff
  • Click on Post Season Applications
  • Log in using your ticket account number and your password for your account. If you do not know your password, click forgot password on the login screen.
  • Once logged in, you will see your 2018 Bowl Application.
  • Fill out the application to include any and all bowl games you wish to attend. Limits will be listed via the drop-down menus on your application.
  • You will be asked to enter your credit card information at the end of the process. This card will not be charged until bowl results are made available. National Championship tickets will be not be charged until Notre Dame advances past the Semi-Final game. Please check your delivery and email addresses for proper ticket delivery.

 
Bowl Timeline

  • Thursday, November 29 – Application deadline
  • Sunday, December 2 – Bowl selections announced
  • Friday, December 7 – Lottery results available (emailed and online ticket account)
    • Both Semi-Final (or other non-playoff bowl) and National Championship results will be communicated at this time.
    • Credit cards will be charged for the Semi-Final (or non-playoff bowl) shortly after the lottery is conducted. Credit cards for winning National Championship tickets will not be charged until after Notre Dame advances past the Semi-Final.
  • Wednesday, December 12 – Tickets for Semi-Final or non-playoff bowl games will be shipped via FedEx. (approximate ship date)
  • Wednesday, January 5 – National Championship tickets are available via the College Football Playoff app. Information on downloading and viewing your tickets will be sent at a later time.

FAQs

  • Who is eligible to receive priority seating?

    • 2018 Lottery Eligible Alums, Benefactors, Monograms, and Parents
      • Qualifying donations made by December 31, 2017.
    • Football Season Ticket Members
    • Current Notre Dame Faculty and Staff
  • How do I apply for tickets?
    • Visit und.com/BuyTickets
    • Click on Post Season Applications
    • Log in using your ticket account number and your password for your account. If you do not know your password, click forgot password on the log in screen.
    • Once logged in, you will see your 2018 Bowl Application
  • When is the deadline to apply?
    • Thursday, November 29, 2018
  • When will bowl selections be announced?
    • Bowl selections are announced on December 2, 2018.
  • Why is the deadline to apply prior to the bowl selection?
    • Due to the short time period after the bowl selection, all applications must be received by the deadline. This will ensure lottery results are made available as quickly as possible.
  • When will I know lottery results?
    • Results will be sent to you via email on Friday, December 7. You will also be able to view your results under the My Accounts page of your online ticket account.
  • How will I receive my tickets?
    • Tickets all bowl games with the exception of the National Championship will be shipped via FedEx on approximately December 12. An official ship date will be communicated once lottery results have been determined.
    • National Championship tickets will be mobile tickets via the College Football Playoff app. Instructions on how to claim your tickets will be emailed to lottery winners after the Semi Final game.
  • How many tickets can I apply for?
    • Each eligible member can apply for up to 2 tickets for both the Semi-Final and National Championship games. All other bowl limits will be listed on the online application.
  • Do I need to receive an email to order tickets via my online order form?
    • No. An email will be sent containing online log in information but it is not necessary to receive the email. The information contained in the email is the same log in information used for season tickets or lottery applications.
  • If I fall into multiple categories of those who are eligible, will I receive multiple ticket applications or be able to apply for additional tickets?
    • No. You receive one application with the highest priority.
  • Are all the tickets the same price?
    • No. Prices vary from bowl to bowl. Each bowl also contains multiple prices. You will be able to order tickets for at least one specific price level based on your relationship with the university.
  • Is it possible that I will receive tickets at a lower price than what I applied for?
    • Yes. You will be able to order tickets at one specific price level. Should you receive tickets priced less than what you applied for, a refund will be issued.
  • Will I receive tickets for a bowl game Notre Dame is not selected?
    • No. Notre Dame will only receive tickets for the bowl game we are selected.
  • Will I be able to group tickets with another member of the Notre Dame Family?
    • No. Group seating is not available for bowl games.
  • Will I increase my odds of winner by apply for more bowls?
    • No. It will not increase your odds by applying to more bowls.
  • If I win Semi-Final tickets, do I increase my odds of winning National Championship tickets or get them automatically?
    • No. Each game will be treated independently in the lottery.
  • Are students eligible for tickets?
    • Yes. Students will receive an email with more specific information shortly after the bowl announcement.
  • Are there any fees above the price of the tickets that I should be aware of?
    • No. All fees are included in the price of the ticket.
  • If I require ADA seating, what should I do?
    • Please order tickets via the online process. After ordering, please make the ticket office aware of any accommodations you may need.