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UVA Football gets home date with Notre Dame, interesting trip to BYU in 2021

uva footballThe schedule released Thursday for the 2021 UVA football season should help sell season tickets.

The Cavaliers get seven home games, including Illinois from the Big Ten, Notre Dame recently from the ACC, now back to being an independent, and the traditional season-ending game with Virginia Tech after Thanksgiving.

The road schedule also includes an intriguing game on Oct. 30 – at BYU, the former stomping grounds of coach Bronco Mendenhall.

The ‘Hoos, coming off a 5-5 campaign in 2020, will face five teams that appeared in bowl games last season – BYU ( Boca Raton Bowl), Miami (Cheez-It Bowl), Notre Dame (Rose Bowl/CFB Playoff), North Carolina (Capital One Orange Bowl) and Wake Forest (Duke’s Mayo Bowl).

Season tickets

You knew this part was coming.

Deposits for new season tickets are on sale now for $50 per ticket. The deposit will be applied towards the season ticket purchase and those placing a deposit will receive the opportunity to select their seats in advance of the public new season ticket on-sale.

Fans who held season tickets for the 2020 season will be able to renew their seats online through their My Tickets account in the near future. Season ticket pricing for renewing fans is the same as it was for the 2020 season. The value of all season ticket and parking purchases for the 2021 season is guaranteed under the Fans First Ticket Program.

If you have questions regarding football season tickets, contact the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office.

Fans may send an email anytime to or Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., contact the ticket office by phone (800-542-8821), text (434-924-8821) or live chat.

2021 UVA football schedule

  • Sept. 4 – WILLIAM & MARY
  • Sept. 11 – ILLINOIS
  • Sept. 18 – at North Carolina
  • Sept. 24 – WAKE FOREST (Friday)
  • Sept. 30 – at Miami (Thursday)
  • Oct. 9 – at Louisville
  • Oct. 16 – DUKE
  • Oct. 23 – GEORGIA TECH
  • Oct. 30 – at BYU
  • Nov. 6 – IDLE
  • Nov. 13 – NOTRE DAME
  • Nov. 20 – at Pitt
  • Nov. 27 – VIRGINIA TECH

Story by Chris Graham

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