Free UVA Student Tickets

Free Tickets:

UVA students, click here for your free ticket (Limit 1 ticket per event)


Reservations can be made online and end 24 hours before an event or when the allocation of complimentary tickets is exhausted. Free UVA student tickets are not available at the door or on the day of an event and cannot be exchanged for alternate dates. Not all events offer free UVA student tickets, and free tickets that are not picked up at least thirty minutes before an event will be released and resold to other patrons at the door.

Eligible Events:

  • The Department of Drama produces five productions and two Dance concerts each academic year, and all performances offer free
    student tickets.
  • The McIntire Department of Music hosts over 100 events each year, and most performances offer free student tickets or do not require tickets at all for admission.
  • The Virginia Film Festival takes place November 1-4, 2018, and most events offer free student tickets.
  • Not all events offer free UVA student tickets: Once you have clicked the link at the top of the page, please click the reset link on the top right corner of the page to display all events and purchase tickets instead.

Free Tickets:

All full-time enrolled, degree-seeking UVA students can reserve one complimentary ticket for every performance of each eligible event. This includes undergraduate students in any school and graduate students in any school, including Medical, Law, and Darden students; and all students enrolled in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. Student tickets are not transferable, and can only be used by UVA students. It is an honor code violation to give free UVA student tickets to parents or any other person who is not a UVA student. UVA students must present their student ID at the Arts Box Office, or at the venue box office, in order to pick up their ticket, and UVA students must present their ticket and student ID at the door for admission.

Other Discounts:

UVA students also receive free admission to exhibitions and programs at the McIntire Department of Art and a free student membership to the UVA Art Museum good for free admission to the Final Fridays Receptions.