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College Programming and Orientation

Family Weekend

Each fall, the College welcomes families, friends, and alumni to attend dozens of events on campus and around Hyde Park, Chicago.

We hope you can join us for this year's in-person Family Weekend happening October 22-24, 2021. Registration will remain open until Sunday, October 17th. Please check back as the date approaches for more schedule details and the event registration link. 

Register for Family Weekend here

Please note that due to the changing nature of the pandemic, the University is actively consulting with city officials to ensure that all plans for University of Chicago events are in compliance with required health and safety protocols. We will communicate any major updates via email and post them on the Family Weekend page.

Quick Links

Family Weekend 2021 Schedule 

Travel & Accommodations

Plan your visit to the University of Chicago campus.

Campus & City Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

The following is a list of the questions we are most frequently asked about our in-person Family Weekend, as well as responses to those questions. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, feel free to contact us at college-programming@uchicago.edu or 773.702.8616 any time.