September 22nd-24th

Community Fest will be part of Family and Friends Weekend this year!

Any person requesting disability accommodations for these events please contact 970-351-2289 at least 3 business days in advance.

Please be aware date/time/location(s) may be subject to change. Stay tuned for more events/programs. 

Event Schedule

  • Friday Schedule

    5:00 - 6:30pm

    Dinner Presented by UNC Dining Services
    Dining Hall (West Campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (Central Campus)
    $7.00 ALL YOU CARE TO EAT! At-The-Door special

  • Saturday Schedule

    Outdoor Pursuits: Women's Backpacking Trip
    Preregistration is required at the Outdoor Pursuits Gear Shop located at the rear of Harrison Hall facing Bank of CO Arena.

    9:00am - Noon

    Pepsi UNC Bears Fan Fest
    This year, more than 300 legacy students were admitted to UNC. Parents, family, and friends are invited to join us at the tailgate to celebrate these life-long familial connections to alma mater.

    11:00am - 1:00pm

    Prime Rib Brunch Presented by UNC Dining Services
    Holmes Dining Hall (West Campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (Central Campus)
    $7.00 ALL YOU CARE TO EAT! At-The-Door special

    1:00pm

    UNC Football vs. Idaho State
    Nottingham Field
    $10 General Admission tickets (normally $15) with the promo code FAMILY17 for UNC Friends and Family members. All other sections available at regular prices.

    5:00 - 6:30pm

    Dinner Presented by UNC Dining Services
    Dining Hall (West Campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (Central Campus)
    $7.00 ALL YOU CARE TO EAT! At-The-Door special

    7:00pm

    UNC Volleyball VS. University of North Dakota
    Bank of CO Arena
    Present your Football ticket to receive a special $3 per ticket price.

    8:00pm

    Evening Entertainment Presented by the University Program Council featuring Chaos Improvisational Theatre
    Join the UPC in the University Center’s Panorama Room (located on the 3rd floor) for a night of entertainment, laughs and sweet treats!

  • Sunday Schedule

    11:00am - 1:00pm

    Brunch Presented by UNC Dining Services
    Holmes Dining Hall (West Campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (Central Campus)
    $7.00 ALL YOU CARE TO EAT! At-The-Door special

    5:00 - 6:30pm

    Dinner Presented by UNC Dining Services
    Holmes Dining Hall (West Campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (Central Campus)
    $7.00 ALL YOU CARE TO EAT! At-The-Door special


Continued Support: Going Beyond the Initial Transition

Saturday, Sept. 23 from 9 - 11am
Your student is underway with their first semester at UNC…now what? From academics to homesickness, come learn how to continue to support your student through their transition to college life!

Community Fest

Saturday, Sept. 23 from 10am - 1pm
Join us outside Michener Library. Education, entertainment and fun activities for all ages. Free event! More information on the Community Fest website.


Plan Your Visit

Lodgings below will offer a UNC discount during Family & Friends Weekend.  When you call to make your reservation, please let them know you’ll be attending UNC’s Family & Friends Weekend and would like to receive the UNC rate.

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Parking

Leave your car in the right place by checking with Parking Services.

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Campus Map

Find your way around with this interactive campus map.


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Local Hotels

Many local hotels offer discounts for UNC alumni. Ask about special rates when you make your reservation.

More Greeley Lodging Information


Currier Inn

1221 9th Avenue, Greeley CO 80631
(970) 392-1221
 stay@thecurrierinn.com

Greeley Country Inn & Suites By Carlson
2501 West 29th Street, Greeley CO 80631
1-800-596-2375 (US/Canada Toll-free)
(970) 330-3404


Specials

  • $7 Dining Specials will be applied at the door. Check out the Family & Friends Weekend specials at all Retail Dining Operations at the University Center!
  • All family & friends are welcome to utilize the Campus Recreation Center for the weekend at no charge!

Tickets

  • Visit tickets. unco.edu and enter code FAMILY17 to receive a special $10 per ticket price (normally $15).
  • $10 tickets must be purchased online. Regular price tickets will be available at the Nottingham Field Ticket Office starting at 11am.
  • Present your Football tickets at the Volleyball match to receive a special $3 per ticket price.
  • Questions? Call 970-351-4849