The 2018 Family Weekend Schedule: 

 

Parking Information

During Family Weekend (October 12-14, 2018) You may park in campus lots after 2pm on Friday, October 12 until 2pm on Sunday, October 14 during the day without a permit. This includes both Residential (lots marked with R) and Commuter (lots marked with C). Space in our Residential Lots is very limited, please only park there for a limited amount of time (ie: taking items up to your student’s room) and then move your vehicle to a Commuter Lot. Overnight parking is not permitted in either type of lot without a permit.  You are welcome to purchase a weekend pass for overnight parking ($5/night) if you need one.  The best way to do this is for your student to visit Parking Services with the license plate of the vehicle in advance of it's arrival.

Friday, October 12 , 2018

3:00pm-7:00pm - Check-in and On-Site Registration for Family Weekend @ Information Desk , Student Union

During check-in, you will receive the tickets for any of the events you purchased via the online Family Weekend Registration, as well as other materials for the weekend.  If you did not register online, please stop by and complete on-site registration.  Discounted football tickets will not be available for purchase during on-site registration.

4:45pm - Free Movie Friday, Ant Man and the Wasp, Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

 

7:00pm -Women's Volleyball, Mitchell Hall

Admission Cost required - purchase at the door.  

Current UWL students with a valid UWL ID card receive a free general admission to the game.**

 

7:00pm- Free Movie Friday, Christopher Robin, Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

 

9:30pm - Free Movie Friday, Ant Man and the Wasp, Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

Saturday, October 13, 2018

9:15am-4:00pm- Check-in and On-Site Registration for Family Weekend @ Information Desk, Student Union

During check-in, you will receive the tickets for any of the events you purchased via the online Family Weekend Registration, as well as other materials for the weekend.  If you did not register online, please stop by and complete an on-site registration.  Discounted football tickets will not be available for purchase during on-site registration.

9:00am- Family Fun 5K Run & Walk and 10K Run with the Chancellor 

Join the UWL Chancellor, Joe Gow and the campus community for a family friendly 5K run/walk or 10K run. Meet at the Clock Tower. This is a free event.

Presented by: UWL Rec Sports 

 

12:00 PM - Free Movie, Christopher Robin, Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

 

1:00pm- Parent Association Reception, Murphy Library 150

Mix and mingle with other UWL families and administrators.  Learn more about the Parent Advisory Board and how you can get involved.  This is a free event.

 

2:00 pm - John Cassidy, Comedian Magician, Bluffs Room the Union

Tickets: $6 and can be purchased in advance. Please note that the price of the ticket will be listed as $6, but there is an additional $1 fee per ticket, for a total of $7).

*UWL students will need to purchase a ticket to this event.

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

 

2:30 PM - Free Movie, Christopher Robin, Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

 

3:00pm- Parent Association Reception, Murphy Library 150

Mix and mingle with other UWL families and administrators.  Learn more about the Parent Advisory Board and how you can get involved.  This is a free event.

 

4:30pm- Football Tailgate Information:

Tailgate parking spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis, on Saturday, October 13, 2018.  Pricing and related tailgate information is available here.

Food available before football game: 

A full-service food tent on the south end of the stadium across from Mitchell Hall is available to all fans. Food choices will include bratwurst, hot dogs, hamburgers and cheeseburgers, Pepsi products and much more! The L-Club concessions tent is a great gathering place for friends, former classmates, and families.

 

5:00 PM - Free Movie, Christopher Robin, Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

 

6:00pm - Football Game, UWL vs. UW-Steven's Point - Veterans Stadium

The pre-sale of tickets is available until Tuesday, October 9th. Tickets purchased during the pre-sale will be available for pick-up at Family Weekend Check-in.  See above for Check-in location and times.  
 
**Do NOT purchase a general admission ticket for your UWL student. Current UWL students with a valid UWL ID card receive a free general admission to the football game.**    
 
When Online Pre-sale tickets are closed - Tickets may only be purchased at the stadium the day of the game.  Ticket prices will be: $10 (adult), $6 (youth & senior citizen).

**Do NOT purchase a general admission ticket for your UWL student. Current UWL students with a valid UWL ID card receive a free general admission to the football game.** 

 

 

Sunday, October 14, 2018

10:00am-11:00am - Self-Guided Walk-through of Prairie Springs Science Center

 

10:00am-11:00am - Tours of Recreational Eagle Center (REC) addition

 

 

Parking Information

During Family Weekend (October 12-14, 2018) You may park in campus lots after 2pm on Friday, October 12 until 2pm on Sunday, October 14 during the day without a permit. This includes both Residential (lots marked with R) and Commuter (lots marked with C). Space in our Residential Lots is very limited, please only park there for a limited amount of time (ie: taking items up to your student’s room) and then move your vehicle to a Commuter Lot. Overnight parking is not permitted in either type of lot without a permit.  You are welcome to purchase a weekend pass for overnight parking ($5/night) if you need one.  The best way to do this is for your student to visit Parking Services with the license plate of the vehicle in advance of it's arrival.