Augustana University Athletics

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A to Z Fan Guide Address

Elmen Center
2505 S. Grange Ave.
Sioux Falls, S.D. 57197

Kirkeby-Over Stadium (K-O Stadium)
2700 S. Lake Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57197

Alcohol
Alcohol is not allowed in K-O Stadium or the Elmen Center with the exception of the press box suites on game day only. Guests and fans will not be allowed to bring alcohol into K-O Stadium or Elmen Center. If alcohol is found inside of K-O Stadium or the Elmen Center, the guest will be asked to leave.
Exception:There will be a Beer Garden (available to all fans 21 years of age or older) area in the SE corner of KO Stadium. Alcohol is sold in this area and cannot leave this area.

Animals
All animals are prohibited from entering any athletic facilities. The only exception is a service animal. AU event staff are required to ask the following questions about service animals:

Approved Sponsors
Augustana University prohibits the use of University grounds and facilities for sales, advertising, or promotional activities without approval. Vendors must be on the approved vendor list. Contact the Athletic Department for more information.

Athletic Administration
All Athletic Administration offices are located on the 2nd floor of the Elmen Center.
Athletic Director
Josh Morton
Josh.Morton@augie.edu
(605) 274-4311

Athletic Website
www.GoAugie.com

Augieville
Augieville is the pre-game destination for fans ongame days. With music, inflatables, food, games & more. Augieville offers a free area for all fans to meetup pre-game and enjoy the camaraderie of gameday. Augieville opens 2 hours prior to each home game.

Augustana A-Club
The mission of the A-Club is to provide financial support to Augustana University student-athletes and individual sport programs to ensure the opportunity for a life changing academic and athletic experience for every Viking student-athlete.

With your support, we can continue to provide the opportunity to have a life-changing experience for our over 450 student-athletes across 19 sport programs. Your membership has an impact by providing the necessary dollars for recruiting, travel, equipment, student-athlete development, nutrition and so much more.Please visithttps://goaugie.com/aclub for more information.

Bag Inspection
Bag inspections may be conducted at various events. We ask all fans to have their bags open and ready for inspection by Event Staff or Campus Safety if asked.

Beer Garden

Birthdays and Anniversary Messages
Birthday and Anniversary messages are available by contacting the marketing department. A-Club Members or Season Ticket Holders will receive this service free of charge. Anyone else will be charged a fee of $50. Please contact David Primus at VikingAthletics@augie.edu

Bookstore
For all the new Viking apparel, visit the AU bookstore location inside the concourse of K-O Stadium on game days, at select other events, and located inside of the Morrison Commons on campus.

Camcorders and Tripods
Camcorders and tripods are not allowed inside the K-O Stadium or the Elmen Center during events unless part of the game broadcast/stream, credentialed media or for team use.

Camera Policy
Cameras are allowed in K-O Stadium and the Elmen Center. All commercial uses of photographs depicting game action or of student-athletes are permitted only with the approval of AU Athletics.

Camps
All camp information for each sport can be found on www.GoAugie.com, Inside Athletics under Camps.

Campus Safety
Campus Safety Officers are located throughout the K-O Stadium and the Elmen Center. If you are in need of a Campus Safety Officer, contact an usher or AU staff member for assistance. Campus Safety can also be reached at (605) 274-4014.

Children
Children aged 2 years old and under do not need a ticket for event entry provided they are seated on a lap. If children want to sit in their own seat, a ticket must be purchased. Youth tickets qualify for children ages 3‐18.Children aged 3 through the 8th grade can sign up for the Vikings Kid's Club presented by Reliabank for free admission to all home, regular season events.

Concession Stands
Sodexo is the proud partner of Augustana University Athletics. Concession stands can be found on the concourse of both K-O Stadium and the Elmen Center.

Conference
The Vikings are a part of the NCAA Division II Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference for all sports except Men's Tennis (MIAA), Men's Swimming (GLIAC), and Acrobatics & Tumbling (NCATA).

Contact Information
(605) 274-4311 or (877) GoAugie (462-8443) – main line
VikingAthletics@augie.edu

Disabled Patron Information
Augustana University is committed to providing equal access, opportunity, and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. To request ticket accommodations; please contact Emily Punt at Emily.Punt@augie.edu or (605) 274-5236. Handicap parking is located close to the East and West Gates at K-O Stadium.

Elevator
An elevator is located in the SW corner of K-O Stadium press box and inside the main entrance to the Elmen Center. Elevator use should be restricted to those guests that need extra assistance to their seating sections, working staff & media and suite holders with tickets.

Ejection Policy
Ejections are a last resort when interacting with a guest. Only campus safety officers on duty will escort visitors from Viking events.

Emergencies and Evacuations
In the event of a serious emergency, all ushers, staff, and campus safety staff are available to assist guests. Visitors should follow the direction of the staff on duty for a safe exit of the Athletic Facilities.

Facilities
Elmen Center (Basketball, Volleyball, Wrestling, Women's Swimming, Weight Room)
Kirkeby-Over Stadium (Football)
Bowden Field (Softball)
Karras Park Home of Ronken Field (Baseball)
Sanford Pentagon (Men's and Women's Basketball)
Prairie Green Golf Course (Men's and Women's Golf)
Huether Tennis Centre (Men's and Women's Tennis)
Morstad Field (Soccer)
Larson Track & Field Complex (Men's and Women's Track)

Field Access
Only authorized personnel with proper credentials will be permitted on the field before and during the game. Post‐game fans will be allowed onto the field after both teams are released by their coaches. Only authorized personnel will be allowed in team areas.

First Aid and Medical Operations
Fans needing medical attention should find the nearest usher or First Aid Station (located next to the concession stand on the west of the stadium). Staff can call for medical response by Campus Safety officers.

Food and Beverage Policy
No outside food or beverages are allowed inside Augustana Athletic Facilities on game day.

Founded
Augustana University was founded in 1860.

Game Day Programs
Game day programs will be available to fans online via the GoAugie App and at www.GoAugie.com/programs

Group Tickets
Group tickets are available for single games and can be purchased by contacting our athletic office at (605) 274-5203 or by visiting www.GoAugie.com/tickets

Guest Code of Conduct
Viking Athletics is focused on providing guests, teams, and officials with a safe and memorable experience. We ask that our guests be enthusiastic in their support of the Vikings, while upholding our Guest Code of Conduct:

Guests who appear impaired or intoxicated may be denied entry or subject to ejection. Guests are responsible for their own conduct and must comply with all applicable University, City, State, and Federal rules, policy, and laws. Violation of the Guest Code of Conduct may result in seat relocation, ejection, loss of game ticket, and/or criminal consequences.

Hospitals
Sanford USD Medical Center and Hospital is located at:
Sanford USD Medical Center and Hospital
1305 W 18th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57117

Lodging – Preferred Partners

Home2 Suites by Hilton

Holiday Inn City Centre

Courtyard by Marriott

1120 S Grange Ave

Sioux Falls, SD 57105

Phone: (605) 332-5461

100 W 8th St.

Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Phone: (605) 339-2000

4300 W Empire Pl

Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Phone: (605) 444-4300

SpringHill Suites

Fairfield Inn & Suites Airport

Country Inn and Suites

4304 W. Empire Place

Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Phone: (605) 444-4300

4035 Bobhalla Drive

Sioux Falls, SD 57107

Phone: (605) 339-8997

200 E. 8th Street

Sioux Falls, SD 57103

Phone: (605) 373-0153

Hampton Inn

Hampton Inn and Suites Southwest

Comfort Inn and Suites

2714 S. Carolyn Ave.

Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Phone: (605) 362-1700

3701 Avera Dr.

Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Phone: (605) 271-0992

3721 W. Avera Dr.

Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Phone: (605) 275-9577

Restaurants - Preferred Partners

Bagel Boy

Boss' Pizza and Chicken

Buffalo Wild Wings

2505 S Minnesota Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 34-3212

2111 S. Minnesota Ave.
Sioux Falls, S.D. 57105
(605) 271-2677

909 West Avenue N
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 334-2711

Culver's

Domino's

Firehouse Subs

2800 S Minnesota Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 339-6984

1207 W 57th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 331-5171

3504 W 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 275-2400

Goodcents Deli Fresh Subs

Jimmy John's

Panchero's

917 S Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 373-9999

1504 S. Minnesota
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 338-4585

1503 W 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 271-3141

Lost and Found
Guests can check for lost and found items at Will Call at either in K-O Stadium or at the Elmen Center main athletic offices. After a contest, guests can contact the main athletic office for lost items at (605) 274-4311

Media Outlets
Fans can watch and listen to the Vikings live on, www.GoAugie.com/live
For radio coverage: KXRB 100.1 FM and 1140 AM in Sioux Falls, SD

Parking
There is a $10 general parking fee in both the East Lot and Tailgate Lot (West Lot) for all home Augustana Football games. If multiple parking spaces are needed each additional space will cost $10 each. Large campers or RV's will be charged $40.

Photo Galleries
Photo galleries are available at https://goaugie.com/galleries/

Prohibited Items/Actions
These items are NOT allowed inside Augustana University athletic facilities:
Alcohol (brought into events by fans)
Coolers
Flasks
Glass Bottles
Animals (Service Animals Permitted)
Artificial NoiseMakers (an exception is made for Soccer)
Beach Balls/Frisbees
Camera Attachments (Selfie Stick, Tripods, Monopods)
Drones
Skateboards, Bikes, Rollerblades
Drugs or Illegal Substances
Tobacco Products
Electronic Cigarettes, Cigars, and Vaporizers
Pepper Spray
Laser Pens
Flammable Liquids
Weapons or Explosives of any kind
Any item deemed by AU staff to be inappropriate or may disrupt other fans enjoyment of the game.

SKOL
SKOL is the official Augustana student fan group that is run by AU students for AU students, and leadership positions are available. For more information about being a part of SKOL go to http://www.augie.edu/skol-students-keeping-oles-legacy or follow the group on social media.

Social Media
Follow @GoAugie on Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram for the latest information about what is happening in athletics. A full social media directory including all teams social media accounts is available at www.GoAugie.com/social

Solicitation of Literature
Anyone without written consent from Augustana University Athletics is prohibited from soliciting contributions or distributing literature on University property.

Tickets
The ticket office is in charge of all sales, will call, lost tickets, and players' guest list. For Viking Football, all ticket sales will be at K-O Stadium entrances. All Player Pass Lists and Will Call will be located at the West entrance to K-O Stadium. At all other facilities, all your ticket needs will be handled at the main entrance of the facilities.*Ticket prices vary depending on season tickets, single games, groups, and students. Visit www.GoAugie.com/tickets for more ticket information.

Transportation
There are both Lyft and Uber riding sharing apps in Sioux Falls.

Watch Parties
Follow the GoAugie on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook for the latest information on watch parties.

Will Call
For football, Will Call will be located at the West entrance of K-O Stadium. For all Elmen Center events, Will Call will be located at the main entrance of the facility. Photo identification is required for all tickets at Will Call.

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Viking's Kids Club
The Viking's Kids Club is for Vikings Fans ages 3 years old to 8th grade, and is presented by Reliabank. Registration is free and the young fan receives a Kid's Club T-Shirt, membership card, 6 Culver's Kid's Meals, birthday card from Ole & Culver's gift, opportunity to be Lil' Viking of the Month, participate in member-only promotions & get picked for on-field/court events. For more information contact Marketing & Fan Experience graduate assistant Keaton Yeend at KhYeend21@ole.augie.edu. Visit www.goaugie.com/kidsclub to register.

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