Parent & Family Weekend


2021 USU Parent & Family Weekend



Aggie Parent & Family Tailgate Party | October 22 | 4:30-7:00 p.m. | Tailgate stalls 199-203  | Location on Google MapTailgate Policy | Tailgate Map | Gameday Parking


Location: Gameday Parking | Tailgate stalls 199-203

Date: October 22, 2021
Time: 4:30-7:00pm


Please register here if you would like to bring your family to the family tailgate party


Aggie Football Game | Friday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m. | Maverik Stadium

This year our football game will be against Colorado State University. The game will be held on Friday October 22 and kickoff will be at 7:30pm. Check out our history playing Colorado State and purchase your tickets to the game online. Single game tickets will be available for purchase starting early August. Use the QR above for discounted tickets. Tickets are available for purchase online at, calling the Ticket Office at 1-888-USTATE1 or stopping by the Ticket Office Monday-Friday 10:00am-5:00pm.

Discounted tickets are available for families in the general admission, south-wide, or east-side sections. Your student will be admitted to the student section for free with their USU ID card if they have paid their student fees. When purchasing tickets, use the QR code above to receive the discount.

Location: USU Maverik Stadium
Date: October 22, 2021
Time: 7:30pm


Library Family Reception & Tour | Saturday, October 23 | 10AM |  Merrill-Cazier Library | Library Locations & Maps

Enjoy donuts, locally-sourced apple cider, and live music by the Caine String Quartet as you tour USU's Merrill-Cazier Library. Tours will include a look at Special Collections and Archives, including old manuscripts, the legendary bear skull of Old Ephraim, and the Hatch Room with authentic medieval furnishings. Tours will also include the robotic book retrieval system, the book stacks and study nooks, and more.

Location: Merrill-Cazier Library
Date: Oct 23
Time: 10:00 AM

Please register here if you would like to bring your family


Family Pictures on the Block A | OCT 23 | 10:45 AM | Northwest Corner of the Quad

Capture your memories at USU with a family photo on the historic “A” next to Old Main. These pictures are sponsored by Student Orientation and USU Alumni and will be emailed to your family at no cost to you.

Location: "Block A" (Northwest corner of the Quad)
Date: Oct 23
Time: 10:45 AM


Other Campus and Community Events | October 18-23

There are several events happening on campus and throughout the community. As we learn about events, we will post the information below and you can choose which events to attend depending on your preferences. This year, Parent and Family Weekend coincides with Homecoming Weekend. We've included some of the main Homecoming events below, but feel free to visit our Homecoming website or USU Event Calendar for more events happening that weekend.


A Day of Giving
5k run
Powder Puff Game
Virtual Cook-along with Tara Teaspoon
Cap & Gown Ceremony for 2020 Graduates
More to come