Bemidji State Spring 2022 Fan Attendance Guidelines

With the recent changes to metrics used by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and by revised guidance from Minnesota State, Bemidji State University NO LONGER REQUIRES the use of face coverings on campus. The face covering policy also applies to the Sanford Center when Bemidji State is hosting men’s and women’s hockey games. This guideline was enacted March 4, 2022.

Bemidji State University is committed to providing a safe environment for student-athletes, staff and fans.

Fan Attendance

  • Fans are permitted to attend Bemidji State events which are held indoors and outdoors, in accordance with the Minnesota Department of Health and other health officials.
  • All fans are NOT required to wear a mask or appropriate face covering indoors or outdoors.

Food or Beverage

  • Food and beverage is permitted at BSU events.
  • Concessions will be available on campus and at Sanford Center.

Restroom Access

  • Bemidji State has restroom access available in the Physical Eduction Building and at Sanford Center.
  • Adhere to proper hygiene guidelines.

Live Video & Live Stats

  • If you are not able to attend a Bemidji State event, most events will be available to watch via stream for free, while men' and women's hockey events are available on a pay-per-view subscription.
  • The BSU Beavers Sports Network is available online HERE or available on the NSIC Network App. The NSIC Network is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV (4th Generation) and Roku by searching for 'NSIC' or 'NSIC Network' in the application store on these devices.
  • Watch women's hockey games on B1G+ by clicking HERE.
  • Watch men's hockey events on FloHockey by clicking HERE.
  • BSU Beavers Live Stats for most home events can be found HERE. Check each sports' schedule page for live stats during road games.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Will BSU Athletic events at Sanford Center, BSU Gymnasium and Gillett Wellness Center require face coverings this season?  No. In accordance with the MinnState system and Bemidji State University, face coverings are no longer required for fans, staff and media in Sanford Center for BSU hockey games, BSU Gymnasium for volleyball and basketball games and Gillette Wellness Center for BSU track and field and tennis events.
  • Will concession items (food and beverages) be available for purchase?  Yes. Concessions items will be available for purchase.
  • Will BSU or Sanford Center provide guests with face coverings? Fans are asked to provide their own face coverings if they would like to wear one.
  • Will there be safety protocols in place? Hand sanitizing stations will be provided throughout each venue, while enhanced cleaning and disinfecting practices are taking place in all venues.
  • Who do I contact if I have an issue at the event?  If any issues arise during a BSU athletic event, please contact the nearest usher or game day staff member for assistance.