University Stadium replaced Zimmerman Field, a 16,000-seat stadium, and is used as the home field of the University of New Mexico Lobos football field. University Stadium hosts 38,634 people and opened in 1960. University Stadium hosts a wide range of events, from concerts with big name bands like the Rolling Stones and Metallica to football games and other sporting events.
Among the prohibited items at University Stadium are cans, bottles, food and beverages, coolers, explosives, laser pointers, balloons, baby seats, illegal drugs and pets. There are nearly 200 wheelchair spaces in University Stadium, please call (505) 925-5626 for more information. Still frame and video cameras are permitted inside University Stadium.