SUU Parent and Family Weekend 2017

RSVP for Parent and Family Weekend


Friday, October 6, 2017

Parent & Family Weekend Check-in, 7-9:30 pm
Stop in, say hi, and enjoy some treats with us at the Forever Red Celebration.
Be sure to RSVP for fun SUU swag.

Forever Red Celebration, 7:30 pm on the Upper Quad (east of the Bell Tower)
A community celebration of SUU! Bring a blanket or chairs to sit on and enjoy live music, food, fireworks, and fun! Appropriate for all ages, so bring the whole family! We have reserved the area in front of the Braithwaite Liberal Arts Center for guests of Parent and Family Weekend.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

(We will wear our RED shirts from Parent Orientation today!)

Pancake Breakfast/ Check-in, 9 am
Alumni House, located on the northeast corner of 300 West and University Boulevard
Enjoy a free pancake breakfast at the start of the parade route.

If you missed us at Forever Red we will have our Parent & Family Service check-in tent here.

Stop in, say hi, and enjoy some treats with us at the Forever Red Celebration. We will be downstairs in the Braithwaite Liberal Arts Center. (Elevator available on the west side entrance.)

Homecoming Parade, 10 am
Parade route begins near the Alumni House and travels down University Blvd to the Stadium.

Because students come first at SUU (and we know they are the reason you are here) we’ve created a flexible afternoon schedule so you can enjoy some time together enjoying the area as a family. A few great family afternoon adventure ideas:

  • Women’s Volleyball vs. Eastern Washington University, 11:30 am
    Centrum Arena
    We have reserved 100 free tickets for this event. Please email parents@suu.edu if your family would like tickets.
  • Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge
    Explore the outdoors with your family and help SUU defend its title as the Most Outdoorsy School in the Nation. Download the Outdoor Nation app and submit photos of your outdoor activities. We will have Adventure Guidebooks available at check-in if you need some fun ideas.
  • Utah Shakespeare Festival
    A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 2pm
    Use coupon code SUUFAMILY for a $10 discount per ticket on bard.org. The coupon code is active now and can be used for plays during October 6-7th 2017. Educational classes and tours, childcare, and other events are not eligible for this discount. If you experience any difficulty using this coupon code please contact groups@bard.org. Thank you for making the world-renowned Utah Shakespeare Festival part of your plans.
  • Tailgate Party, 4pm
    Softball Parking Lot

Football Game vs. CalPoly, 6pm
Eccles Coliseum
This game will sell out, so order tickets soon!
A few seats with chair backs are still available, reserve quickly if interested. If you love a bargain, enter code PARENTS when ordering for $5 tickets in Section L. Stop by and say "hi" at our Parent & Family Services tent!