Registration Information

Registration for Family Weekend 2024 will open on Monday, July 1st at 10 am!

If you plan to attend Family Weekend 2024, please register by clicking the ‘Register Now’ button below (button to be added on July 1st). Registering for Family Weekend is FREE!  Despite being free, families are strongly encouraged to register in advance. The online registration process for Family Weekend will close on Friday, August 30th at 5:00 pm.  

There are two Specialty Meals, with a per person cost, offered by UConn Catering; a BBQ on Saturday afternoon and a Brunch on Sunday morning.  There are also two Signature Events (see below), with a per person cost, listed below for your family’s consideration.  The Specialty Meals and the Signature Events are optional.

To cancel your registration for Family Weekend or request a refund for any of the Specialty Meals, please contact the Student Activities – Major Events & Programs Office at programs@uconn.edu (preferred) or 860-486-8151.  After Friday, August 30th at 5:00 pm, refunds will not be issued for the Specialty Meals.  Any questions about the Signature Events should be directed to the sponsor of the events, whose contact information is listed below.

Before clicking the ‘Register Now’ button below, we recommend opening the step-by-step instructional guide to navigating the Family Weekend registration process in a separate internet browser window.

Signature Events

Celebrate Your UConn Family: Annual Legacy Breakfast
Date/Time: Saturday, September 14th at 9:30 am (subject to change)
Location: Student Union Ballroom

Does your family bleed blue? If you’re an alumni parent, grandparent, and/or sibling with a current student attending UConn, we consider your family a UConn legacy family. You’re invited to celebrate your legacy together at our annual Family Weekend breakfast and pinning ceremony. Registration will open on July 1st and is required to attend. Questions? Please contact Jess Sokol at jsokol@foundation.uconn.edu.


Comedian COLIN JOST
Date/Time:
Saturday, September 14th at 8:00 pm
Location: Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts
Tickets: UConn students are $26; Family members are $38, $48, $58 or $68

UConn students and their families have exclusive access to purchase Colin Jost tickets beginning Monday, July 1st at 10:00 am.  To make a purchase, enter the Promo Code found on the Family Weekend postcard, which are in the process of being mailed to the home addresses of current UConn students.  The exclusive Family Weekend access to Colin Jost tickets ends on Monday, July 15th. when all remaining tickets will go on sale to the general public.

Writer, performer, and author Colin Jost is best known for his work on the long-running comedy show, Saturday Night Live. Over his nearly two decades writing for SNL, and as current longtime co-anchor of the popular segment Weekend Update, Jost has won five Writers Guild Awards, two Peabody Awards and has been nominated for 14 Emmy Awards. A graduate of Harvard University, Jost has been published multiple times in The New Yorker. His memoir, A Very Punchable Face, is a New York Times bestseller and has received copious critical acclaim. He most recently headlined the 2024 White House Correspondents Dinner. Questions? Please contact the Jorgensen Box Office at 860-486-4226 or jorgensen.tickets@uconn.edu.