Family Weekend Reception
Family Weekend Reception

Family Weekend

We are excited to welcome UNI families to campus for Family Weekend, September 29-October 1, 2023. This yearly tradition is a great opportunity to make memories with your student, meet other UNI families and learn more about the university.

Reigstration and the full Family Weekend Schedule will be available closer to the date!

Schedule of Events

More information coming soon!

Visitor Information


Browse Places to Stay in the Cedar Valley

Buildings downtown Cedar Falls

Parking Options for Weekend

Family members visiting campus for Family Weekend on Friday, September 29, Saturday, September 30, and/or Sunday, October 1, can park in any A, B, C, or R campus parking lot. Those planning to stay overnight on Friday or Saturday night need to park in a C or R parking lots. A parking fee may apply for some of the parking lots on Saturday. If you have any parking questions, contact Parking Operations at (319) 273-3179 or (319) 273-7093.

Families participating in the Welcome on Saturday morning at the GBPAC are encouraged to park in the ITC B lot, south of University Avenue.



Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all UNI-sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact as soon as possible to make arrangements. 

TC in front of Campanile