Family Weekend

USD Family Weekend

Live the Yote Life with your student for the weekend.

November 10, 2018

Join your student on campus for a weekend filled with activities, meet campus staff and connect with other parents. Family weekend is an opportunity for your student to enjoy campus activities with you, show you around campus and introduce you to their new home away from home.

Register for Family Weekend

Important Resources

Parking Information

While you're on campus, we want you to be aware of the parking regulations and where you can park. Parking regulations are enforced 24/7 in many lots on campus, especially in the lots where your student most likely park.

USD Parking Map

For questions or more information about family weekend, contact

Schedule of Events

Friday, Nov. 9

10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Check-In, MUC Hoy Room

1 p.m. - Meet & Greet with USD Vice President/Dean of Students Kimberly Grieve, MUC Ballroom A

7 p.m. - Vermillion Movie Theatre (with Student ID)

  • Concessions: $4 for Small Pop and Popcorn

Saturday, Nov. 10 

10 a.m. - Tailgate begins, Coyote Tailgate Nation

1 p.m. - USD Football v. Western Illinois 

  • You can get $5 tickets in the student section or $10 tickets in the permanent seats while supplies last. 
  • Note: USD students can purchase tickets for their families at Ticket Tuesday in the MUC, or any time during the week at the Sanford Coyote Sports Center Ticket Office. 

5 - 7 p.m. - Dinner

7:30 p.m. - Bingo to win Coyote gear, MUC East Dining (Media Wall)