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. 

2018 Family Weekend

October 26-28, 2018
Registration is now open. Register Here.
Questions? Please email
This year's Family Weekend will help conclude UAH Homecoming Week. 
Family Weekend Events are at no additional cost to students & their families. Reservation is required. Please note concessions and food trucks are at personal cost. 
Order Family Weekend T-Shirts
You will want to grab these Rocket City inspired Family Weekend T-Shirts for the Family. Purchase your Family Weekend Shirts by October 1, 2018. You will receive your order during Family Weekend Check-in. Order here.
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Need directions to locations for Family Weekend events? View the UAH Campus Map.
Friday, October 26

2:00-8:00 PM Family Weekend Check-in

3:00-5:00 PM Student Services Open House

7:00 PM UAH Volleyball vs. Union (PINK OUT GAME) 

7:07 PM UAH Hockey vs. Lake Superior State

7:30 PM ACE Family Movie Night "Ant-man and the Wasp"

Saturday, October 27

9:00 AM-12:00 PM Family Weekend Check-in (Continues)

11:00 AM UAH Softball vs. Snead State 

12:00-3:00 PM Family Fun Day at the Charger Union 

2:00-4:00 PM Academic Open Houses

2:00-4:00 PM Fraternity/Sorority Open Houses

1:00 PM UAH Volleyball vs. Christian Brothers 

1:00 PM UAH Softball vs. AAMU

3:00 PM ACE Family Movie Matinee "Ant-man and the Wasp" 

7:07 PM UAH Hockey vs. Lake Superior State (Crowning of Homecoming King & Queen) 

Sunday, October 28

9:00 AM-12:00 PM Brunch with UAH Faculty & Staff and Pictures with Charger Blue


Family Weekend features:

  • Family Weekend Check-In with Family Weekend Prizes 
  • Visiting Student Service Areas 
  • UAH Volleyball (FREE TICKETS) 
  • ACE Family Movie Night
  • Family Fun Day 
  • Food Trucks & Vendors
  • Roving Artists & "Make & Takes"
  • Inflatables 
  • UAH Academic Open Houses 
  • Family Weekend Brunch 


Listing of Huntsville area accommodations



Parent & Family Programs

Jenny Clifton

Assistant Director of Student life

Charger Union 201
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899

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