Family Weekend

Photo collage of a student with her parents and Chancellor Blank addressing a group of parents during Parents' Weekend.

October 21-23, 2016

UW-Madison invites parents and families to this unforgettable weekend, full of spirit, tradition, and soon-to-be memories. You do not want to miss out!

From grandparents to siblings, Family Weekend gives the whole family a chance to see UW-Madison through the eyes of their Badger. The weekend will feature a wide variety of programming options, including open houses, special tours, a family photoshoot with Bucky, talks with professors, a showcase of campus programs, learning sessions, hands-on science activities, theater and music performances, a football game watch party (Badgers vs. Iowa away game), and more.

A Schedule at a Glance will be available soon. Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions to find out more information about the weekend.

If you have any questions, please contact us at or 608-262-3977.

Family Weekend is sponsored by:

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