Who can attend Family Weekend?

Both Fall and Spring Family Weekends are open to all guests. Students typically invite not only parents but siblings, grandparents, and extended family to partake in the weekend's festivities. This weekend also draws in a number of Corvallis community members and OSU alumni.  

Is there a central registration process for Family Weekends?

No. There will however be multiple registration and ticket options/processes per department and this information will be located on our central schedule page.

When should we plan to arrive? 

Events for both weekends begin during the day Friday.  

When should we plan to head out? 

Typically most events wrap up mid-afternoon on Sunday. Please keep in mind that the 2019 Fall Family Weekend will be taking place the weekend before Veteran's Day on Monday, November 11th and no classes will be in session. 

Where do we stay?

There are many places to stay in Corvallis and the neighboring cities with a multitude of options ranging from motels, hotels, to Airbnb. You can utilize Visit Corvallis to assist in planning your stay! 

Do we have to pay for Family Weekend events?

There is no general cost/fee for attending family weekened and some of the events have little to no cost attached. If an event does have an indicated ticket cost this will be included on the schedule of events.  

Where can we park?

Noted for evening and weekend parking outside of football gamedays: We encourage visitors to park in the parking garage or the Sports Complex West parking lot for the best availability in parking. With Beaver Bus routes immediately next to these locations, it will be easy to get where you need to go next. Contact Transportation Services for information about parking permits. 

We need accommodations, who should we contact?

For more information and/or for alternative formats or accommodations related to a disability, please contact New Student Programs & Family Outreach at (541) 737-7627.