Fall Family Weekend


OCTOBER 24-26, 2014

Registration Available in mid-August

Family members of our undergraduate students are invited for Fall Family Weekend (FFW) to enjoy activities and experience a slice of campus life.  Just $45 for a family of up-to-four (including your GU student), and $15 for each additional person.  Please consider adding a GU student to your group who doesn't have family coming to visit!  The 2014 program is being formed - thanks for your patience.  Check out the typical features info, below and the 2013 schedule as a sample of offerings.  Have questions or suggestions?  Contact me!


Typical schedule features:


  • Class Visits 8am-5pm
  • Theatre production evening
  • Music performance evening
  • Parent reception w/faculty and staff late afternoon/early evening


  • Special Faculty Lectures/Activities 9am-3pm
  • Li'l Bulldogs activities 9am-12noon (ages 3 to 10 yrs)
  • Theatre productions matinee and evening
  • Music & Choir concerts afternoon, evening, and late night
  • Historical campus tours
  • Jesuit community open house 
  • Masses
  • Student club fundraisers & activities

All weekend

  • Rudolf Fitness Center & Pool
  • Art exhibit
  • Intramural, club, and team sports

Potential GU Students

Families with a junior or senior in high school who would like to visit with an Admissions counselor, tour campus, or visit classes during FFW are welcome!  Contact the Visit Office at 1-800-322-2584, ext. 6531 or submit an online request.

Special Accommodations

Family members with a disability who require auxiliary aids, services or other accommodations should contact the office of Disability Resources, Education, and Access (DREAM) at 509-413-4093.  


Fall Family Weekend Schedule!
View the 2013 draft.

Make Your Hotel Reservations Early for Fall Family Weekend

Get a Hotel Early
Make hotel reservations before they fill up.


Angela Ruff
(509) 313-3572