Frequently Asked Questions

Who is invited to attend YAR?

YAR welcomes the three most recent undergraduate classes of UVA young alumni back to Charlottesville on Homecomings night. This year, members of the Classes of 2022, 2021 and 2020 and their guests are invited to attend.

All YAR attendees must be over the age of 21, regardless of graduation year, and will have their IDs checked by security staff at the entrance to the event.

Tickets for YAR 2022 are on sale now! Ticket sales close on Saturday, October 8 at 4 p.m., or when venue capacity is reached.


What is included in the cost of a YAR ticket?

A ticket to YAR includes complimentary beer, hard cider and non-alcoholic beverages, late-night snacks, and event access. YAR registration will open online in August.

Your YAR ticket is not a ticket to the Homecomings football game. Football tickets must be purchased separately.


Are YAR tickets refundable?

YAR tickets are fully refundable until one week before the event. There are two ways to cancel your YAR ticket:

  1. Request your refund by emailing YAR@virginia.edu. All cancellation or refund requests must be received in writing by 11:59 p.m. ET on Saturday, October 1.
  2. Request a refund online through your Eventbrite account. Eventbrite automatically creates an account with the email address you used to purchase a ticket. To request a refund through your account:
    1. Log in to Eventbrite.
    2. Go to “Tickets” in your account. Select the ticket you want a refund for.
    3. Click “Request a refund”.
    4. Enter your details and submit your request.

When and where can I buy tickets?

YAR registration is open now and closes on Saturday, October 8 at 4 p.m., or when ticket sales reach venue capacity. Buy your tickets here.

YAR tickets can only be purchased on the YAR website in advance. Tickets will not be sold or altered at the door of the event. No exceptions.


Can I bring a guest to YAR?

Yes. Alumni from the Classes of 2022, 2021, and 2020 can purchase one YAR ticket for themselves and up to three guest tickets when registration opens in August.

To enter the event, the name on each YAR ticket must match the name on each individual attendee’s government issued ID, which will be checked at the door of the event.


I’ve registered for YAR but I can’t find my ticket. What should I do?

Your ticket was sent to you via email and is also available via the Eventbrite app.

Your ticket email is from Eventbrite and the subject line is “Your Tickets for Young Alumni Reunions 2022.” If you can’t find it in your inbox, check your spam/junk/promotions folders.

If you need help finding your ticket, please contact yar@virginia.edu before Friday, October 7 at 5 p.m. If you need help locating your ticket the day of the event, please visit the Box Office at the Ting Pavilion after 8 p.m.


I’ve registered for YAR. What do I need to bring to the event?

To get into YAR, you will be required to present your electronic ticket and a government-issued ID at the door of the event. The name on your ticket must match the name on your ID.