Family Weekend

SAVE THE DATE! Family Weekend 2014 will take place Friday, September 5th- Sunday, September 7th, 2014, in conjunction with the UNC vs. San Diego State football game!

More information regarding how to register for Family Weekend, including football ticket sales, will be sent in June. We look forward to another wonderful, fun-filled weekend for our Tar Heels and their families, so please mark your calendars to join us in Chapel Hill!



Family Weekend is full of tradition and excitement and is a wonderful time for parents and families to reconnect with their student, meet other Carolina families, and connect with faculty and staff. There are exciting programs and events to explore and enjoy the vibrant Carolina community. Traditional events include the Carolina Parents Association meeting, Tar Heel Family BBQ, arts performances, cultural events and Tar Heel athletic events.

Family Weekend highlights include:

  • Annual Carolina Parents Association Meeting (all participants will be presented a chance to win a semester of free, in-state tuition)
  • Tar Heel BBQ in The Pit
  • Tar Heel athletic events, including a Carolina football game
  • Seminar series, cultural performances, open houses, specialized tours and more!

We hope to see you there!


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