The main events for the weekend include a Friday Knight Welcome, Saturday Football Tailgate (separate registration required), the Southern Methodist University (SMU) vs. UCF football game (tickets sold separately), and a Sunday Family Fun Day at UCF Downtown. For a full schedule of events, additional details, and all about how to register, visit http://fye.sdes.ucf.edu/familyweekend/
. Details are continuously updated on this site.
The Family Weekend 2022 package costs $33.95 (same price for UCF students), including $1.95 in sales tax.
Family Weekend Package
The package includes all Friday Knight Welcome activities, a Family Weekend T-Shirt, other giveaways, and a schedule for the weekend. The Friday Knight Welcome will include a voucher for dinner at a UCF Retail Dining location, performances by SAK Comedy, an outdoor carnival event, a campus resource fair, and much more!
Saturday Tailgate and Football Game
Two featured events are sold separately: the Saturday Tailgate and the football game.
The Saturday Tailgate is hosted by the Pegasus Parent Program and Parent and Family Philanthropy Council three hours prior to the SMU vs. UCF game. Students and families who register for this event will have the opportunity to network with fellow UCF families and university leadership, play lawn games, enjoy tailgate food, hear insider information about the university, and learn more ways parents and families can be involved. Tickets to the tailgate can be purchased when registering for Family Weekend and cost $35.02 per person.
Football tickets are sold separately and are on sale now! However, there is a limited quantity available. More information on how to purchase tickets can be found here: https://fye.sdes.ucf.edu/familyweekend/
Sunday “It Happens Downtown: Immersive Experience Family Fun Day” Downtown Event
Join Student Success and Engagement at the UCF Downtown campus for outdoor interactive activities, food, and immersive downtown Orlando experiences. Campus tours will also be available before the start of the event starting at 10:15am and 10:45am.
To learn more about Family Weekend 2022 or to register your student and your family please visit http://fye.sdes.ucf.edu/familyweekend/
. Deadline to register is Friday, September 9, 2022
; we are unable to accommodate any additional registrations after this deadline. If you have any questions, please call First Year Experience at (407) 823-5105 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you all there!
UCF First Year Experience
4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Howard Phillips Hall, Rm. 216
Orlando, FL 32816-3240