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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.

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.

  • Friday, September 27

    Free Bike Rentals

    Presented by Outdoor Pursuits
    Available through the Gear Shop, located on the west entrance of Harrison Hall. For more information please call 970-351-4327 or email outdoor.pursuits@unco.edu.

    Dinner

    Presented by UNC Dining Services
    5-6:30 p.m.
    Holmes Dining Hall (west campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (central campus)
    $7 for all you care to eat! At-the-door special.

    Eufórquestra featuring Kim Dawson

    Presented by UNC Performing & Visual Arts
    7:30 p.m.
    Campus Commons Performance Hall
    Questions about tickets? Call 970-351-4849
    Reserve Your Tickets

    Eurydice

    Presented by UNC Performing & Visual Arts
    7:30 p.m.
    Norton Theatre, Central Campus
    Questions about tickets? Call 970-351-4849
    Reserve your tickets

  • Saturday, September 28

    Parent Weekend Ropes Course Event

    Presented by Outdoor Pursuits
    10 a.m.- Noon
    Free to register. 20 participant spots available.
    Details and Registration

    Prime Rib Brunch

    Presented by UNC Dining Services
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Holmes Dining Hall (west campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (central campus).
    $7 all you care to eat! At-the-door special.

    UNC Football vs. Idaho

    1 p.m.
    Discount Code: FAMILY. $10 General Admission
    Questions about tickets? Call 970-351-4849
    Reserve Your Tickets

    Dinner

    Presented by UNC Dining Services
    5-6:30 p.m.
    Holmes Dining Hall (west campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (central campus).
    $7 all you care to eat! At-the-door special.

    UNC Volleyball vs. Montana State

    7 p.m.
    Discount Code: FAMILY. $5 General Admission
    Questions about tickets? Call 970-351-4849
    Reserve Your Tickets

    Eurydice

    Presented by UNC Performing & Visual Arts
    7:30 p.m.
    Norton Theatre, Central Campus
    Questions about tickets? Call 970-351-4849
    Reserve your tickets

    Free Evening Entertainment

    Presented by UPC featuring Chaos Improvisational Theatre and Hello My Name Is
    8 p.m.
    University Center, Columbine B
    Free night of entertainment, sketch comedy, and food provided by UNC Catering.

  • Sunday, September 29

    Brunch

    Presented by UNC Dining Services
    11 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Holmes Dining Hall (west campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (central campus).
    $7 all you care to eat! At-the-door special.

    Dinner

    Presented by UNC Dining Services
    5-6:30 p.m.
    Holmes Dining Hall (west campus) or Tobey-Kendel Dining Room (central campus).
    $7 all you care to eat! At-the-door special.

    Eurydice

    Presented by UNC Performing & Visual Arts
    7:30 p.m.
    Norton Theatre, Central Campus
    Questions about tickets? Call 970-351-4849
    Reserve your tickets

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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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