Jan. 12, 2012
CaliforniaMemorialStadium.com | 2012 Cal Football Schedule
BERKELEY - Golden Bear football is returning to Berkeley in the fall, meaning now is the time for fans to secure a place in a renovated Memorial Stadium with a seat-selection time for the 2012 campaign. The deadline to place a per-seat deposit to become a new season-ticket holder is Wednesday, Jan. 18 for those who want to gain priority over general public sales.
With the highly anticipated reopening of Cal's on-campus facility, which will include a reduction in seating capacity of nearly 9,000 seats to around 63,000, demand for season tickets is expected to be at an all-time high and fans are encouraged to place a deposit now.
For their dedication and support, all 2010 and 2011 football season-ticket holders, as well as all Athletic Donors at the $100 giving level and above, will automatically receive priority and a season-ticket seat-selection time.
Seat-selection times for fans who wish to become new season-ticket holders in 2012 can be acquired by placing a $100 per-seat deposit before 4 p.m. PT on Jan. 18. Click here to make a seat deposit now.
Season tickets start at $125 (under $18 per game) for youths and seniors in the GoldZone, including special adult rates within the section. Recent Cal graduates (2008-12) also receive a discounted season ticket located in the New Alumni section (QQ).
See the click here for more information on the overall seat-selection process.
When Cal football opens up in September, the Bears will host a seven-game schedule that includes UCLA, Oregon, Stanford and Washington among the visitors. A host of new amenities in the modernized facility will greet fans, including wider concourses and larger restrooms on the west side, bench-back seating with additional legroom in several donor sections, state-of-the-art video boards and a field lowered by four feet to improve sightlines for all.
Cal opens the year in Berkeley with Nevada on Sept. 1, followed by a home tilt vs. Southern Utah Sept. 8. The Pac-12 opponents coming to Memorial Stadium are:
- Arizona State - Sept. 29
- UCLA - Oct. 6 (Homecoming)
- Stanford - Oct. 20
- Washington - Nov. 2 (special Friday game)
- Oregon - Nov. 10
REMINDER: Patrons within the groups listed below SHOULD NOT place a seat deposit. They are already receiving priority in a higher group.
- ESP Participants
- 2011 Football Season Ticket Holders
- 2010 Football Season-Ticket Holders
- Any donor to the Cal Athletic Department (Cal Bear Backers) who gave $100 or more between July 1, 2010-Dec. 31, 2011
- Currently registered Cal students who are not graduating in 2012 and potential incoming Cal students