Northwest Lineman College Graduation Ceremony


All guests entering the Arena are subject to a metal-detector screening, visual inspection and/or bag inspection conducted by Arena security personnel. Prohibited items include anything that can be deemed a threat to public safety including Leatherman / Multi-Tools.

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Event Information

Know Before You Go

This is a general admission, non-ticketed event.

  • Doors open at 3:30pm
  • Event starts at 4:30pm


Parking is free in the stadium parking lots.

Arena Entry:

  • Students will enter through Entrance 3.
  • Guests will enter through Entrance 2. 

In order to ensure efficient entry into the building, we encourage you to arrive early and come prepared for the security screening process.

Bag Policy:

Bags and/or purses no larger than 11 x 17 are permitted.

  • Backpacks, regardless of size, are not allowed.
  • Exceptions may be made (but are not guaranteed) for bags necessary for medical or children needs.




For your safety, all guests entering the Arena are subject to a metal-detector screening, visual inspection and/or bag inspection conducted by Arena security personnel. Refusal to agree to the search may result in non-admittance. Prohibited items include anything that can be deemed a threat to public safety regardless of permit. In the event that prohibited items are revealed during a search, guests may either return the item to their vehicle or the item will be confiscated. Confiscated items will be disposed of and not returned.

In order to keep guests safe and reduce unnecessary touchpoints, the following items are prohibited:

  • Weapons of any kind or items that could be used as a weapon (Leatherman, knives, brass knuckles, metal chains, sharp metal objects, pepper sprays, bullets, etc.)
  • Bags larger than 11 x 17 and backpacks of any size
  • Fireworks / Pyrotechnics of any kind 
  • Laser pointers, glow sticks, or flashbulbs
  • iPads, Google Glass, Selfie-sticks, Laptops, Drones, Video/Audio Recorders
  • Outside food & beverage (cans, bottles, coolers, alcohol, etc.) 
  • Artificial noise-makers (such as air horns, cowbells, etc.)
  • Wrapped packages
  • Objects that can be used as projectiles
  • Unapproved pamphlets, handouts, signs, banners, etc.
  • Animals (Exception: recognized service animals under titles II and III of the ADA)
  • Unauthorized chemicals
  • Beach Balls, Skateboards, roller blades, roller shoes
  • Any and all items/controlled substances that are illegal at the city, county, State, and/or Federal level or deemed suspicious due to quantity or uniqueness
  • Any other item deemed by security to be inappropriate for the event or a threat to public safety

*These items will not be checked or allowed into the building so please leave them home or in your car. 

Elevator Access:

An elevator is available in lobby 2.


Light food and beverage will be available for purchase.

Boise State COVID Protocols & Health Guidelines:

The health and safety of ExtraMile Arena guests, event participants, and employees are a top priority for Boise State University. Visit to review all of the safeguards that ExtraMile Arena has in place to keep people safe.

  • If you are sick, living with someone who is sick or experiencing the following symptoms, do not enter the Arena.  
  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

Assumption of Risk:

By entering, you agree to the following (and if you are a minor, your parents/guardians agree to the following on your behalf):

  • Assumption of Risk. You assume all risk and accept all responsibility for any injuries or illnesses that might result not only from your actions, inaction, or negligence, but also that of others, the condition of the venue, and/or your presence at this event. Boise State University, the State Board of Education and the State of Idaho are not responsible for any such injuries or illnesses, or any lost, damaged or stolen property.
  • Screening.  If applicable, you agree upon entry to security and advanced medical screenings and consent to such screening. You waive and release Boise State, the Idaho State Board of Education, and the State of Idaho for any claims which might arise related to such security and advanced medical screenings. In the event you choose to not submit to security and advanced medical screening, you will be denied entry into the venue.
  • COVID-19.  Boise State University has established reasonable physical safeguards relative to the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 illness. However, an inherent risk of exposure to the coronavirus exists in any public place where people are present and gathered, and while on Boise State property you agree to follow all posted rules and verbal instructions from staff members, and you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to the coronavirus.

Arena Rules on Smoking/Vaping:

Smoking and vaping are permitted in designated areas only.

Wheelchair Transportation Assistance Available for Guests with Mobility Limitations:

Guest Services staff wheelchair escorts are available at any entry point for transportation to and from seating areas.  As it is important that Arena wheelchairs remain available to escort all guests that request this assistance, please work with staff if help in finding a seat for the duration of the event is necessary.

Wheelchair Spaces Available for Viewing the Event:

Wheelchair spaces are limited and reserved specifically for patrons with this need and are located on all three seating levels.  Adjacent companion seating is available in these areas.  

Hearing Impairment Assistance:

The Arena has an Assistive Listening System (ALS).  At the entry, ask a Guest Services staff member for a receiver unit.

Arena Lost and Found: 

The Arena is not responsible for any items left inside or outside the facility. However, there are times that items left in the Arena are turned into our front desk. Call 208-426-1900 to check for a lost item.

Additional Arena Policies and Procedures:

For more information about the Arena, please visit If you have questions regarding any of this information, please contact the Arena at 208-426-1900 or click here to email.

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  • Fri, February 10, 2023
  • 4:30 PM
  • This is a general admission, non-ticketed event.