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Family Weekend


Nov. 6, 2015 (All day) to Nov. 7, 2015 (All day)

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See schedule for event times, dates, and locations


UNLV is excited to invite you and your family to Family Weekend! All current students and their families are invited to attend fun activities on campus during Homecoming. Join us for this exciting event that celebrates UNLV and brings together Rebel families, staff, and faculty.

Pre-Family Weekend Event Thursday., November. 5


  • Rebel Variety Show: 7 -10 p.m. in Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall (HCH)
    Free admission for Family Weekend participants
Family Weekend Schedule of Events for Friday., Nov. 6


  • 8:30 - 9 a.m. - Family Weekend Check-in, Richard Tam Alumni Center (TAC)

  • 9 - 10 a.m. - Specialty Academic Presentation & Breakfast, Richard Tam Alumni Center (TAC)
    Sponsored by Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

  • 10:15 - 11:30 a.m. - Discover UNLV: Specialty Tours, Richard Tam Alumni Center (TAC)

  • 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Lunch & Service Project for Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Richard Tam Alumni Center (TAC)

  • 1 - 4 p.m. - Town Square Takeover, Town Square Las Vegas - 6605 Las Vegas Blvd South Las Vegas, NV 89119

  • 5 - 6 p.m. - Homecoming Parade & Pep Rally - Town Square Las Vegas

  • 7 - 9 p.m. - Family Rec Night, Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC)

Schedule of Events for Saturday, November 7


  • 11 a.m. - Noon - Family Tailgate at Sam Boyd Stadium
  • 3 p.m. - UNLV Football vs Hawai'i at Sam Boyd Stadium

Family Weekend activities are concluded at the end of the football game.  Go Rebels!


Other event options on campus (tickets not included in Family Weekend activities)

Thur., Nov. 5

  • 7 - 10 p.m. - Scarlet & Gray Experience - UNLV Alumni Association, Student Union Ballroom
    Tickets can be purchased through the UNLV Alumni Association events webpage.
    Contact the UNLV Alumni Association for questions regarding this program at 702-895-3621

Fri., Nov. 6

  • 7 p.m. - Men’s Basketball Whittier Exhibition, Thomas & Mack
    Tickets can be purchased online through UNLVtickets or to purchase tickets via phone, call the UNLVtickets box office at 702-739-FANS
    *Current students can reserve a free student ticket through the UNLVtickets website.



RSVP and registration system coming soon! 

Please check back shortly to RSVP and register for Family Weekend.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions