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Homecoming/Family Weekend 2017 will be held Friday, October 6th - Sunday, October 8th

Homecoming & Family Weekend  is a special time to visit the Salisbury campus. You will have many opportunities to experience University life throughout the weekend.  Please join us in a weekend filled with social opportunities planned specifically for our students, families and alumni. Attend a performance in our Black Box Theatre. Cheer on our fabulous student-athletes as they battle conference foes in soccer, football and volleyball. Visit with students, faculty and staff and experience Salisbury University culture first hand.

Schedule of Family Weekend Events

Family Weekend events are listed below. This is the most current version of the calendar. Dates and times of events are subject to change; check back for updates. Additional events are available through the following links: Alumni Homecoming Events, Student Life Homecoming Events, and Athletics Calendar.

Friday, October 6, 2017

1:00 PM – 3:00 p.m.

Family Weekend Check-In

Check-in with us and receive a welcome bag filled with SU family essentials!*

When: Friday, October 6, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where: Guerrieri Student Union

Cost: Free

*While supplies last

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

College 101 Mini Sessions

Learn more about transition issues, how families can support students through the transition to college, and student support services available on the SU campus.

When: Friday, October 6, 2017 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: Guerrieri Student Union, 2nd floor

Cost: Free

  •  2:00 – 3:00 p.m.: Supporting your Seagull’s Academic Success (Nanticoke Room)
  • 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.: Supporting Students in the Transition to College Life (Pocomoke Room)
  • 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Sharing Living Space: Who Can Help (Nanticoke Room)
  • 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Academic Advising and Course Registration (Pocomoke Room)

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Family Weekend Reception

Join our staff and other families for light refreshments and conversation.

When: Friday, October 6, 2017 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Where: Guerrieri Student Union, Fireside Lounge

Cost: Free


Saturday, October 7, 2017

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

LLC Family Weekend Breakfast

Join SU's LLC students and their families for a fall, outdoor breakfast to meet faculty and staff and celebrate their accomplishments. 

When: Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Where: The Quad

Cost: Free (by invitation only)

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Family Ice Cream Social

Mingle with our staff and other families while you enjoy some ice cream, children’s crafts, and post-game activities happening in the surrounding area.

When: Saturday, October 7, 2017 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: The Angle at Henson [Rain Location: Perdue Hall lobby]

Cost: Free


Sunday, October 8, 2017

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Jazz Brunch

Finish off the weekend with a brunch serving made to order omelets and homemade Belgian waffles with entertainment from a local jazz band.

When: Sunday, October 8, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Where: Commons Dining Hall Bistro

Cost: $10.49 for alumni, general public adults and children over 6, $11.66 children under 6 $5.94

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