FIU Dedicates Football Game to Miami-Dade Public Schools
10/25/2012 2:00:00 PM


Miami, Fla. ( – FIU Athletics is inviting ALL Miami-Dade County Public School staff, students and their families to attend this Saturday’s Sun Belt Conference game vs. the WKU Hilltoppers at Alfonso Field at FIU Stadium. 

Kickoff with the Hilltoppers is scheduled for 6 p.m.  Free tickets to the game can be accessed by registering with the link provided below.

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Promotion

After filling out the courtesy ticket request form, please print the document for confirmation and bring it to the stadium on game day to receive your tickets. 

On game day, FIU Athletics asks that Miami-Dade County Public School patrons arrive an hour before the game with the printed confirmation and collect tickets at Gate 8 at Alfonso Field at FIU Stadium, located on the Modesto A. Maidique Campus, 11200 SW 8 Street in Southwest Miami-Dade County. Come with a photo ID. *Note: Gate 8 closes at half-time.*


FIU has two home games remaining on the 2012 schedule, including Sun Belt schools WKU and ULM.  Tickets can be purchased by visiting or by calling 305-FIU-GAME (348-4263).

About FIU Athletics: FIU Athletics is home to more than 400 student-athletes in 18 different sports. Athletic events are played in seven different venues on FIU's campuses (Modesto A. Maidique and Biscayne Bay), including U.S. Century Bank Arena and Alfonso Field at FIU Stadium.

About FIU: Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. Its colleges and schools offer more than 180 bachelors, masters and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU is worlds ahead in its local and global engagement, finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission and enrolls nearly 48,000 students in two campuses and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. More than 140,000 alumni live and work in South Florida. For more information about FIU, visit

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