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49ers Student Tickets

Click www.ticketreturn.com/49ers, the official ticketing site of Charlotte 49ers Students, to REQUEST & CLAIM or RESERVE your Football or Men's Basketball ticket.


UNC Charlotte students are eligible to receive a FREE ticket for each regular season home game on campus, based on availability.  Continue reading below to learn more on securing your ticket for 49ers Athletic Events.  For up-to-date game schedules, click on SCHEDULES in the menu bar above.


*2015-2016 Charlotte 49ers Online Student Ticketing
(procedures subject to change)

Students MUST utilize the online ticketing process for football and men's basketball tickets at https://www.ticketreturn.com/49ers (you will be redirected to a separate website where your 800# is your User ID and the initial password is guest). If you have questions, email niner@uncc.edu or call the 49ers Ticket Office at 704-687-4949.

FOOTBALL - after REQUESTing & CLAIMing your ticket, your Student ID will be loaded with your student ticket. Therefore, you will only need to bring your Student ID to the Student Gates 4 & 5 for entry. You DO NOT print your student ticket for football games, though guest tickets will still need to be printed so your guests can enter.

MEN'S BASKETBALL - Reserve your tickets now for November and December games at https://www.ticketreturn.com/49ers.  Lottery process is not currenlty used for men's basketball games.  After reserving ticket, your Student ID  will be loade with a game ticket.

The short tutorial video below shows the intitial REQUEST phase for football, but remember to complete the additional CLAIM step to finalize the process and load your game ticket to your ID. Your User ID is your 800 Student ID #. Please become familiar with when the Claim process ends. If you forget to claim, your request will be canceled.  However, if tickets still remain in the student allotment, you can log back in to reserve a ticket On Demand which will load your ID. If you have questions, please call 704-687-4949.

Frequently Asked Questions: 

How do I get my student ticket?

How do I get Niner Nation Loyalty Points?

How can I find more student ticketing information?

How can I help or give input on student ticketing?

How can I join Niner Nation Gold? 

How do I get my student ticket?

The athletic department utilizes a dedicated student ticketing website which provides access to tickets and priority seating for the most loyal students of Niner Nation.  Students are rewarded with Niner Nation Loyalty Points (NNLPs) for their attendance through established policies and procedures. 

For the following sports, all students are asked to visit the Official Ticketing Site of Charlotte 49ers Students at http://ticketreturn.com/49ers and sign-in to utilize their personal ticketing account. Your User ID will be your 800 Student ID #.

- FOOTBALL at Jerry Richardson Stadium. You MUST follow these steps for online student ticketing:
   1) Request your ticket (now open)
   2) Claim your ticket, if awarded in lottery (see full schedule for deadlines)
   3) If done properly, your Student ID will be loaded with your game ticket. Simply present your Student ID at the Student Gates for entry. To verify a ticket is in your account, click 'Review Your Ticket' option. 
   Later options: if you do not utlize the request/claim process an On Demand phase may open on Tuesday of game week if all of the student tickets haven't been requested or claimed. Just visit the same ticket link and click 'Reserve Ticket' which will load you Student ID if done properly. Also there is a stand-by line at the student entrance where remaining tickets will be distributed with presentation of a valid student ID. All tickets are based on availability.

This is the best opportunity to acquire a student ticket for football. Visit http://ticketreturn.com/49ers for more details and to ensure you have properly secured a ticket prior to each game.

- MEN'S BASKETBALL in Halton Arena.  Follow the online student ticketing process (Subject to change for 2015-2016 season):
   1) RESERVE your ticket (online reservation schedule can be found at http://ticketreturn.com/49ers)

   2) If done properly, your Student ID will be loaded with your game ticket. Simply present your Student ID at the Student Gates for entry. To verify a ticket is in your account, click 'Review Your Ticket' option. 

Note: stand-by lines will be at the student entrance if your student ID isn't working. Tickets are based on availability. Please note, student tickets picked up at the student entrance stand-by line may not be awarded a loyalty point. For questions, call 704-687-4949. 

For the following sports, simply present your University Student ID at the respective venue's ticket office beginning 1 hour before the start of the game:

MEN'S & WOMEN'S SOCCER at Transamerica Field
- BASEBALL at Hayes Stadium.  Pleae note the games played uptown require purchase of a ticket through BB&T Ballpark (www.CharlotteKnights.com) where discounted tickets are available to UNC Charlotte Students.

How do I get Niner Nation Loyalty Points?

49ers Students receive Niner Nation Loyalty Points by attending various varsity sporting events throughout the year. These NNLPs will help identify our most loyal student supporters who may be reward with better seating  and reward opportunities. Students are eligible to receive a Niner Nation Loyalty Point if they attend a game and get their ID scanned. 

Earn extra NNLPs by joining NINER NATION GOLD.  Students interested in joining Charlotte's student booster club and earning 8 extra NNLPS with many other benefits, may join or renew their membership at Niner Nation Gold Sign-Up.  Visit Niner Nation Gold for more information.

How can I find more student ticketing information?

For more student ticketing & loyalty point policies visit the Official Ticketing Site of Charlotte 49ers Students at www.ticketreturn.com/49ers, call 704-687-4949 or email niner@uncc.edu.

How can I help or give input on student ticketing?

You can always call 704-687-4949 or email niner@uncc.edu.  Additionally, if you are interested in helping to identify the needs of students and assist with promoting the ticketing policies, consider joining the Student Ticketing Committee.  This partnership between students and the athletic department provides a channel of communcation to gain feedback, provide creative ideas and improve Niner Nation.  If interested, call 704-687-4949 or email niner@uncc.edu.

Note: NNLP rankings and special ticketing instructions may be placed on this page throughout the year.  Students are encouraged to visit www.ticketreturn.com/49ers and this page regularly.

















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