Who can attend Family Weekend?

All family and friends of OSU students are welcome and encouraged to attend the weekend!


Do we need to register for Family Weekend?

No, the weekend is open to all! However, if you do pre-register you will receive a free family photo during the weekend.


When should we plan to arrive? Do families attend the whole weekend?

The weekend will officially kick off on Friday, May 4th where you can attend classes with your student and visit our Welcome Table, but you can arrive at any time and stay for as long as you’d like during the weekend. There will be activities throughout the whole weekend for everyone.


Where and when can we check-in for the weekend?

If you pre-register for Family Weekend you can check-in at the Welcome Table in the Memorial Union on Friday or Saturday to receive your free family photo coupon and more. However, photos will only be available on Saturday, May 5th. There will also be opportunities to register for the event at the Welcome Table to receive the free family photo.


Where do we stay?

Find lodging for the whole family in Corvallis here.


Do we have to pay for Family Weekend events?

We strive to provide free events for families to attend, but some events do have a cost. The full schedule will indicate which events have a cost.


Where do we purchase Comedy Show tickets?

There will be 2 shows at 6:30pm and 9:00pm on Friday May 4. More information on purchasing tickets coming soon.


When will the schedule be finalized?

We will have the schedule finalized 2 weeks prior to the weekend. Families who register for the weekend will receive an email with the finalized schedule. Any changes to the schedule will be updated on our website.


Where can we park?

Friday, May 4, 5 & 6:

All A, B, C and D parking zones will be available free of charge to park. All metered parking areas will still be in effect during their stated hours.


We need accommodations, who should we contact?

For more information and/or for alternative formats or accommodations related to a disability, please contact us at (541) 737-6872.