Family Weekend

Family Weekend

Family Weekend is designed to honor parents, grandparents, siblings, and all extended family members!  Students and their families can participate in a variety of scheduled activities, enjoy campus, and explore the city of Huntsville. Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to spend time together. 

Registration is now closed.  Cancelations must be received by 9/24/2015 by 5 PM to be considered for partial refund. 


Family Weekend

September 25 - September 27, 2015.  Schedule of Events. 

Friday, September 25

  • 2-9 PM Family Weekend Check In at the Charger Union 
  • 3-5 PM Campus Open Houses (Academic Advising, Student Success, Resident Directors, UAH Campus Police)
  • 7:30-9 PM ACE Cinema: "Inside Out"

Saturday, September 26

  • 9-11 AM Family Weekend Check In (Continued)
  • 12-1:30 PM Academic Luncheon 
  • 10-5 PM North Alabama International Festival 
  • 2-6 PM ACE: Family Fun Day Inflatapalooza! 

Sunday, September 27 

  • 9-11 AM Brunch with Charger Blue 

Need directions to locations for Family Weekend events? View the UAH  Campus Map.

Huntsville City Attractions

September 26, 2015 Color Run -Use code UAHCOLOR for $5 off.  
September 26, 2015 Smithsonian Day - U.S Space and Rocket Center.  


Listing of Huntsville area accommodations


Bevill Conference Center & Hotel

550 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35816

$66 per room per night


Comfort Inn

4725 University Drive
Huntsville AL 35816

Discounted Room Rate for UAH - $75 per night

Courtyard by Marriott

4804 University Drive

Discounted Room Rate for UAH- $99 per night 


Family Programs

Jenny Russell

Assistant Director of Orientation and Family Programs

Charger Union 201
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899


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