Walk-through metal detectors are now in use at all gates of Notre Dame Stadium for the 2019 football season.
Metal detectors will be used at all home football games, men’s and women’s basketball contests in Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center and hockey games at Compton Family Ice Arena.

“As we continue to analyze our safety and security procedures, the introduction of metal detectors adds another layer of protection for guests, teams and staff,” said Mike Seamon, vice president for campus safety and University operations. “Most fans have likely experienced this added safety precaution when attending games at other college or professional venues. This technology aligns Notre Dame’s fan safety procedures with industry best practices.”

Last season, Notre Dame also adopted a clear bag policy for home events. I