Family Events

Family & Friends Weekend

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Join us for Family & Friends Weekend | October 19-21, 2018


To register to attend the weekend, click here. Registration Opens on August 1, 2018 at 10:00AM EST.


Schedule of Events: Over 20 events are offered throughout the weekend! Click here to view this year's line up. (UPDATED JULY 31, 2018)


Cost of Attendance: Adults $30; Youth (10 & under) $15; USF Students $15

Please note that a USF student registration is required in order to participate in the weekend.
Included in your registration cost:
  • Events for students, family, and friends to choose from
  • Canoeing & Kayaking at Riverfront Park
  • Parking on campus
  • Family Welcome Bag
  • Signature Family & Friends Weekend T-shirt

Arrival Information

We encourage guests to arrive on Thursday evening or Friday morning in order to take full advantage of the events being offered.

Travel, Accommodations, and Meals

Guests participating in the weekend are responsible for coordinating their meals, travel, and accommodations. For a local hotel guide, please click here. Some events will include food and will be noted in the events brochure shared with registered guests in September. 

Cheer on the Bulls!

 A link will be provided to registered guest to purchase tickets at a discounted rate of $20. Please note: students receive free admission to the student section. If you would like your student to be seated with you, a ticket will need to be purchased for your student.

Homecoming Partnership 

We are excited to say Family & Friends Weekend will take place during USF Homecoming Week! For more information about Homecoming and all of the activities going on during the weekend, please click here.

Got Questions?

We are happy to assist you navigating your questions. Please email or call 813-974-2896 to reach a Parent & Family Programs team member. 

Refund Policy

We aim to provide the best experience for our students and family members participating in our programs. Family members may receive a 50% partial refund prior to September 26, 2018. No refunds will be given after that date to ensure the quality of programming offered during Family & Friends Weekend. Email to make your request.


Thank you to our wonderful 2018 Sponsors!

USF Athletics 

Alumni Association 

USF Dining Services

Parking and Transportation Services