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Athletics Department

De Anza Stadium and Track Regulations

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Stadium & Track Rules

  • Classes and college events have priority over community use. (FHDA Board Policy 3205, CA Penal Code 626.4)
  • Generally, the track will be open to the community on weekdays 7 a.m.-6 p.m. The stadium and track are not open for the community on weekends.
  • Organized groups/activities must have an approved use permit from the De Anza Facilities Office to use the turf and/or track, including all throwing areas. Call 408.864.8333 to obtain a permit. (FHDA Board Policy 3205, CA Penal Code 626.4 and 626.6 indicate that violations of this policy may result in fines and/or imprisonment.)
  • Community members are welcome to use the track only. The football field and grass area are restricted to classes and teams. (CA Penal Code 627)
  • Community members must wear rubber soled athletic shoes (no metal cleats) and jog/run or walk in lanes 6-9 only.
  • No animals are allowed in the stadium or on the track except service dogs during events. (FHDA Board Policy 1230)
  • No inline skates, roller skates, skateboards, strollers or similar devices are allowed.
  • No liquids other than water on the track or field.
  • No smoking, tobacco products, food, chewing gum or alcohol on the track or fields.
  • No spitting.
  • Do not hop or lean on the fences.
  • Put trash in trash cans.
  • Only electric, certified track and turf vehicles can be driven in this facility.


Athletics Building: PE 41C
Contact: Dean of Physical Education & Athletics
Phone: 408.864.8751 sizeplaceholder


Last Updated: 4/8/13