ADA Information - Buckeye Varsity Field

Buckeye Varsity Field (Field Hockey) provides accommodations for those with disabilities, including accessible seating, and accessible restrooms that will allow for an enjoyable game day experience. Accessible seating is located at Buckeye Varsity Field in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Accommodation Requests
If information below leaves you with questions about access or you wish to request accommodations for a disability, please contact Evan Derr at; 614-292-2661 or contact the University ADA Coordinator at; 614-292-6207 (v) or 614-688-8605 (tty) or click on the Disability Needs Form link here to request an accommodation. Early requests are encouraged. Depending on your particular needs, two weeks’ notice will generally allow us to accommodate your request.

Accessible Entrances 
All guests should enter the field through the Southwest entrance next to the tennis courts off of Irving Schottenstein Drive.

Assistive Listening Devices/Hearing Impaired
Assistive Listening Devices are available at no charge. A driver’s license, credit card or some other acceptable form of picture identification is required as a deposit.

Disability Parking is located in the adjacent lots to the north and south of St. John Arena. These areas will both be accessible, while space is available, from Lane Avenue (north) or Woody Hayes Drive (south). A current state issued disability placard, along with registration, and the person who owns the placard must be in the vehicle to enter the parking area. Questions concerning disability parking should be directed to Transportation and Parking Services at 614-688-0000 or the ticket office at 614-292-2624.

Accessible restrooms are located at Buckeye Varsity Field.

Seat Locations
Disability seating is located on the east and west side of Buckeye Varsity Field.

Animals: Pets, Service Animals, ESAs
Animals, except trained service dogs or miniature horses, are not permitted into Buckeye Varsity Field.

Service Dogs in Training are recognized by the Ohio Revised Code and are permitted into Ohio Stadium. Service dogs in training must have a liability insurance policy provided by the non-profit agency sponsoring the training and be under control. Typically, puppy rearing (under six months of age) focused on socialization and general obedience training is not considered Service Animal Training.

Emotional Support Animals may be permitted into Ohio State facilities as a reasonable accommodation.  Requests must be reviewed by the University ADA Coordinator’s Office. Guests wishing to make a request for an Emotional Support Animal to an event should complete this Disability Needs Request Form at least two week prior to the event.

Ticket Exchange
If a ticket exchange is necessary, guests are encouraged to exchange their tickets prior to game day at the OSU Ticket Office in the SE corner of the Schottenstein Center.

On event day, guests needing disability seating should contact the nearest redcoat or event staff member.

Guests needing wheelchair assistance while in Buckeye Varsity Field for an event should contact the nearest redcoat or event staff member.