Family and Friends Weekend
UNC invites all friends and families to join us for Friends & Family weekend, starting Friday, September 27 through Sunday, September 29, 2019. We have a full weekend packed with happenings that will spark conversations, show off your UNC Bear pride, and bring together our amazing community of Bears.
Start planning your weekend with us and enjoy the time with your fellow UNC Bears and families.
Contact Office of Student Life
University Center #2035
Phone: (970) 351-2871
On-Campus Accommodations for Your Visit
Would you like to stay on campus during Family and Friends? UNC’s Housing & Residential Education has limited guest housing available that is also affordable. Reserve your spot today!
- Decker Hall Guest Housing: For $50 per night (taxes included) you can experience living on campus. Contact Housing & Residential Education to reserve a space.
- Upper Division Housing Options Tour: Did you know one in three students living on campus are upper-division students? Housing & Residential Education welcomes returning students to reside campus for the 2020–2021 academic year. Please join us for a tour on Saturday, September 28th (time to be determined) to learn about upper division housing options and the timeline so your student doesn’t miss out.
Friends & Family Weekend Events
All weekend long Dining Services will have $7 All-You-Care-To-Eat in the Holmes Dining Hall or Tobey-Kendal Dining Room. You can check out the menus to see which location you want to dine in at. Also, the Campus Rec Center will be open to all friends and family at no charge, including Group Fitness Classes. Take advantage of the group fitness classes and facilities while you stay.
Any person requesting disability accommodations for these events please contact 970-351-2289 at least 3 business days in advance.
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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