Family Weekend 2021

Family Weekend will be held October 8-10. Parent and Family Services is preparing for an in-person experience but will continue to follow health and safety guidance as it becomes available.  We will also have some virtual programs for families who cannot attend in person.

Register Online

The Family Weekend registration fee is $50 per family. The fee supports all aspects of the Family Weekend program and is not specifically a parking fee, though a parking pass will be provided for your family upon registration. 

Refunds must be requested in writing at no later than Monday, September 27.

The Syracuse Orange football team will play the Wake Forest University Demon Deacons on Sat., October 9. Kick-off time is not yet announced.

Tickets are available for purchase online.

The Family Weekend schedule will be updated on a regular basis through October 4.  For planning purposes, programming begins by 11 a.m. on Friday and runs through early afternoon on Sunday. All programs and events will be listed on the University Community Calendar. Please note that some programs require RSVPs or registration via the description on the calendar (separate from Family Weekend registration).

If your family registers for Family Weekend, your parking pass will be emailed to you on or before Monday, October 4. Families who register after October 4 will come to the Family Weekend Registration and Welcome Center at the Goldstein Alumni and Faculty Center.

Family Weekend parking passes will be valid at the Skytop Lot on South Campus at the following times. Shuttles to and from North Campus will run continuously on Friday and Saturday between the listed times.

October 8

  • 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

October 9

  • 7:30 a.m. until 11 p.m.

October 10

  • Parking is available all day on North and South Campus.

Families may park in available North Campus parking after 5 p.m. on Friday and two hours following the end of the football game on Saturday.

For more information about area travel and lodging, please go to Visit Syracuse.