Family Weekend

Schedule of Events

Official Schedule of Events

Family Weekend (September 21-23, 2018)

Friday, September 21:

4:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Student Union Front Steps (Rain Location: Health Education Center)

6:00 -9:00 p.m.
Food Trucks

Centennial Mall (Rain Location: Health Education Center)    

6:15 -6:45 p.m.
Chat with VP of Student Affairs: Phillip “Flapp” Cockrell

Centennial Mall (Rain Location: Health Education Center)                   

7:00 -9:00 p.m.
Live Band: Distant Cousins
Centennial Mall (Rain Location: Health Education Center)

7:30 -8:30 p.m.
Dessert with VP Cockrell
Student Union Trimble Lounge (Rain Location: Health Education Center)

Saturday, September 22:

Tailgate Registration and Game Ticket Pick Up

The Flatlands (at the tailgate) 

Pregame Family Tailgate

The Flatlands *must present proof of registration

Rocket Football vs. Nevada

The Glass Bowl

*Registration in the Flatlands will close 30 minutes after kickoff.  Tickets not picked up will be forfeited.  


Sunday, September 23:

10:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.  
UT Family Shopping Day at Costco
3405 West Central Ave, Toledo, OH 43606
Light refreshments to be served 10am-1pm.  
Students, bring your resumes if you are interested in a job at Costco.

No Costco membership is needed enter with UT ID or print this shopping pass.

All UT students, faculty, and staff are invited to shop at Costco from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. at the Toledo and Perrysburg locations.

The University of Toledo Suit Up at JCPenney

Franklin Park Mall, 5001 Monroe St., Toledo 43606
UT students and recent graduates can purchase everything they need to wear to an interview, internship or job. Career-wear including suits, dresses, sports coats, dress pants, shoes and accessories all at an additional 40% off

More Suit Up info here!

A discount card good for deals around the community all weekend will be provided to each family at registration. A list of events in the Toledo Area will also be available for some off-campus fun!

For more information on events or the weekend, call 419.530.5923 or email

Registration closes Friday, September 14, 2018 at 4pm. An email with registration important details will be emailed to all registrants by 5pm on Wednesday, September 19th, 2018.

Refunds for cancellations will only be granted until Monday, September 17th, 2018 at 4pm.

Last Updated: 9/18/18