Security for Commencement Weekend 2017

Prohibited Items

  • Aerosols
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Ammunition
  • Animals other than service/ guide dogs
  • Backpacks
  • Bags and signs exceeding size restrictions (see Clear Bag Policy)
  • Balloons
  • Bicycles
  • Bottled drinks/water
  • Coolers or containers
  • Drones and other unmanned aircraft systems
  • Firearms
  • Fireworks or explosives
  • Glass, thermal, or metal containers
  • Hoverboards/skateboards
  • Illegal drugs
  • Illegal weapons
  • Laser pointers
  • Mace/pepper spray
  • Packages
  • Selfie sticks
  • Structures
  • Supports for signs and placards
  • Toy guns
  • Umbrellas
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Wrapped gifts
  • Any other item determined to be a potential hazard

 

Allowable Items (all bags/containers will be searched)

  • Binoculars
  • Cameras
  • Cellphones
  • Chairback stadium seats/ seat cushions
  • Snacks
  • Strollers/wheelchairs/ folding chairs

 

Clear Bag Policy

In an effort to enhance safety and expedite entrance to Williams Stadium, Liberty University has implemented a new clear bag policy. Only clear tote bags that do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12”, or one-gallon plastic freezer bags, will be allowed in Williams Stadium. In addition, small handheld clutch purses no larger than 4.5” x 6.5” will be permitted. All guests should be prepared to go through security bag checks prior to entry into the Commencement  and Baccalaureate venues

Bag Checks

  • All guests should be prepared to go through security bag checks prior to entry to the Commencement and Baccalaureate venues.