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Parents & Family Weekend


Parents & Family Weekend 2017 Schedule Overview

As of 5/10/17


Parents & Family Weekend 2017 will be November 3-5, 2017.

We are still working on plans for Parents & Family Weekend 2017 in order to make it the best possible experience for you and your family. The following schedule overview is based on the schedule from past years and may be helpful as you coordinate your travel and accommodations for the weekend. The overview below is preliminary; event information will be added and updated once details are finalized. Check back throughout the summer for more details!

Friday November 3, 2017

Registration for Parents and Family Weekend begins at 10:00 am on Friday and runs until the early evening. You will pick up your event tickets (purchased online previously) for the weekend at Registration. There are a variety of events running throughout the day on Friday including campus tours, welcome receptions hosted by various schools and colleges, open houses and exhibits in the libraries and museums, and information sessions for topics such as greek life, off-campus housing, financial aid, and study abroad. If there are additional campus events taking place on Friday evening, such as dinner at Michigan Hillel, sporting events, or performances, tickets are often made available through the Parents and Family Weekend program.

Saturday November 4, 2017

Saturday is game day - Michigan vs. Minnesota for the Little Brown Jug! Kickoff time for the football game is not announced until approximately one week prior to the game. There will be football tickets (4 per family) available through the Parents and Family Weekend program. There is always a Pre-Game Tailgate (a ticketed event) hosted by Parents and Family Weekend which includes food, games, and student performances. Events such as a brunch at the St. Mary Student Parish, dinner theatre sponsored by the Center for Campus Involvement, and various campus performances are also hosted on Saturday.

Sunday November 5, 2017

A Sunday morning brunch traditionally concludes Parents & Family Weekend. There may be some additional events that day, such as campus performances and tours of the Big House.


For additional questions, email or call the Dean of Students' Office at (734) 764-7420.


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