Parent and Family Programs Events
University of Oregon Parent and Family Programs plans several large events on campus throughout the year to provide opportunities to visit your student and connect to the Duck community. Our annual events include:
Student Orientation Programs offers a comprehensive IntroDUCKtion Parent Program during each of the two-day IntroDUCKtion sessions. Parents of first-year students are strongly encouraged to attend. The IntroDUCKtion Parent Program is designed to help family members understand the ins and outs of navigating a large, public research university and the ways parents and the university can be partner to ensure student success. Find out more here or by calling Student Orientation Programs at (541) 346-1159.
Parents' Day Off
Parents' Day Off is an event for first-year parents to get to know Eugene and the surrounding area while participating in fun activities.The day after move-in day is a very important day for students to connected with the campus and their new support system (ie. friends)
Our Friday opportunites (brunch,hike,winery tour, brewery tour, and coast tour) have all sold out but we have a a limited number of tickets left that can be purchase for the Cal game at Autzen Stadium on Saturday, September 28th. Click the link below to register and purchase tickets.
Parent and Family Fall Weekend
October 18-20, 2013
During Homecoming each fall, Parent and Family Programs hosts the annual Fall Family Weekend. This is a great opportunity to visit your student while also enjoying the fun activities across campus including a parade, pep rally, concert, tailgate, and the football game at Autzen Stadium. On Sunday morning, we will host a PFA Leadership Team meeting.
Winter Family Weekend
Jan 31st - Feb 2nd, 2014
The annual Winter Family Weekend is a great excuse to visit your student during the long and often rainy Eugene winter. Come cheer up your Duck while enjoying activities like food tours around town, campus resource fairs, and a basketball game in Matthew Knight Arena.
Spring Family Weekend
Check back for more information soon.
Please refer to our Parent and Family Programs blog for the most up to date listings of regional watch parties. You may also connect with your local regional representatives in your area to learn about upcoming events!
Other Parent and Family Events
Parent and Family Programs also plans several smaller events throughout the year as resources allow. Check back here or on our Facebook page to stay up to date on all Parent and Family events.
The Parent and Family Association hosts many regional events like game watching parties. Get in touch with your local Regional Representative to find out more.