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Register for Text Alerts


  • Offer is only available to high school or college students currently enrolled in school.
  • Download the Blue Jackets Mobile App and tap "CBJ Student Rush," or go to on your iPhone or Android phone and register for text notifications. College students must use a .edu email address to register.
  • Each game you will receive a text alert when tickets are available. Click the link in the text to purchase tickets with your credit card.
  • Once you have made your purchase, your ticket(s) will be available in the Blue Jackets Mobile app or at on your mobile device. You will also receive an email with instructions on how to utilize your mobile ticket.
  • Show the ticket on your mobile device and your valid student ID at the CBJ Student Rush designated doors located at either the McConnell Blvd. or Front Street entrances to Nationwide Arena and you're IN!


OSU students can get FREE transportation to Blue Jackets games with your Buck ID. Take the Number 2 COTA Bus downtown and get off at the Nationwide Boulevard stop. 


Text CBJRUSH to 37664 to sign up for CBJ Student RUSH presented by Papa John's text alerts, great offers and prizes. Up to 7msg/week. MSG&DataRatesMayApply. STOPCBJ to end. View our text Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

We accept BuckID at the Big Lots Box Office at Nationwide Arena!