JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — If you plan on going to any Jackson State University games, you should know that the school has started a clear bag policy.
The new policy is posted on the Veterans Memorial Stadium’s website.
Prohibited items include, but are not limited to purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind, computer bags and camera bags or any bag larger than the permissible size.
School officials posted the following guideline on its website:
The University strongly encourages fans not to bring any type of bags, but has outlined what is permissible. Beginning with the football season home opener, fans will be able to carry the following style and size bag, package, or container at stadium gates/ venue entries:
- Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12.” (Official JSU™ or Athletic logos clear plastic tote bags are available through merchandise outlets or at JSU Bookstore™)
- One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc® bag or similar)
- Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear plastic bag options
- An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at a gate designated for this purpose