Plug Into The Blue Join us for Parent & Family Weekend September 19-21.  Whether you are a local or from outside the Mid-South, Parent & Family Weekend is a great opportunity for you to visit your student and experience the University of Memphis. The events provide you with an opportunity to experience campus life at UofM, learn more about the University and cheer on the Tigers. The weekend will include the Tiger Football game vs. Middle Tennessee State University, tailgate party (includes food) and other on-campus events.

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Friday, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Registration Pick up sponsored by Aramark & Eyewear Gallery
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University Center Fountain View Room (350)

Check in at registration for your bag, Parent & Family Weekend t-shirt, tickets and name badge. Visit the Tiger Photo Booth too!

Friday, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Tiger Photo Booth
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University Center Fountain View Room (350)

Step right up, grab a prop, strike a pose, and smile pretty for the camera! Have your photo made in the Tiger Photo booth at registration.

Friday, 6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Exercise
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Student Recreation and Fitness Center

Get your exercise in while enjoying the weekend at the Student Recreation and Fitness Center. Enjoy a fitness class, the cardio room, the weights room or the pool. Pool Hours are 1:00 to 6:00 pm. Show your name badge for entrance.

Friday, 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Visit the Library
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McWherter Main Library

Take a walk around the McWherter Library and explore one of our stores of knowledge.

Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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UofM Bookstore & Starbucks
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V. Lane Rawlins Service Court Facility

Pickup some Tiger Swag in the official University of Memphis Bookstore! Get 15% off with your name badge.

Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Athletics Hall of Fame
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U of M/Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway Hall of Fame Building

Visit the Athletics Hall of Fame for a history of athletics at the University of Memphis. Visitors are invited to view memorabilia items, explore the databases and learn about the history of athletics.

Friday, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Enjoy our Art
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Art Museum at The University of Memphis

The Art Museum at the University of Memphis invites you to visit its new exhibit and all of its collections at your leisure. For more information, visit memphis.edu/amum

Friday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Heritage Room
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Brister Hall

Visit the Heritage Room in Brister Hall (the original University library) for a look at the history of the University of Memphis.

Friday, 12:00 pm
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Midday Moves
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Alumni Mall Lawn-UC West Side

Get moving at Midday Moves with a quick exercise session to get the blood pumping for the rest of your exciting weekend. This is a daily event on campus Monday through Friday.

Friday, 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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Veterans Resource Center Open House
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110 Panhellenic Building

If your student is a veteran or utilizes veterans benefits, stop by the Veterans Resource Center to see the options available to our students.

Friday, 1:00 PM
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Interfraternity Council Bid Day Volleyball Tournament
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Alumni Mall Lawn-UC West Side

Come cheer on our fraternity members in their Bid Day Volleyball Tournament.

Friday, 12:30 PM
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Delta Week Yard Show
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Student Plaza-Next to Fountain

Join the Deltas for a Step Show on the Student Plaza.

Friday, 2:00 PM
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Student Activities Council Movie - Frozen
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University Center Theatre (145)

You and your student can enjoy a screening of Frozen a movie the whole family can enjoy!

Friday, 2:00 PM
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Campus Tour
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101 Wilder Tower

Join our campus tour guides for a wonderful tour of campus. This tour is especially for those participating in Parent & Family Weekend.

Friday, 2:00 PM
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Scavenger Hunt
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University Center Fountain View Room (350)

Participate in the UofM scavenger hunt and learn more about the University of Memphis! All participants who complete the scavenger hunt will receive a great prize.

Friday, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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Meet & Greet: Reconnect with the Recruitment & Orientation Staff
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101 Wilder Tower

Come visit with the Recruitment and Orientation staff!

Friday, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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First Generation Information Session
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University Center Shelby Room (342)

Parents & families of first-generation college students are invited to hear about the important campus resources and initiatives that will make their student more successful at the University of Memphis.

Friday, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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Honors Hall Open House
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Honors Hall

Parents and families of Honors students are invited to visit the Helen Hardin Honors building for an open house to visit with staff and view the building.

Friday, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Arts & Sciences Open House
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Rose Theatre Lobby

The College of Arts & Sciences is happy to present guests with information about the majors and research in the college. All are welcome to join.

Friday, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Disability Resources for Students Open House
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110 Wilder Tower

If your student utilizes our Disability Resources for Students office or if you have questions, stop by and chat with our staff.

Friday, 5:00 PM
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President's Welcome Reception
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Administration Building Atrium, 2nd Floor

Join us for a reception to welcome all our attendees with a chance to meet and talk with University administrators, including Dr. David Rudd, University President, his wife, Dr. Loretta Rudd, Associate Professor of Childhood Development, Dr. Karen Weddle-West, Interim Provost, and Dr. Rosie Phillips Bingham, Vice President for Student Affairs.

Friday, 7:00 PM
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Student Activities Council Movie - Frozen
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University Center Theatre

You and your student can enjoy a screening of Frozen a movie the whole family can enjoy!

Saturday, 7:00 AM
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Fun Run/Walk
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Student Plaza-Next to Fountain

Looking for a little exercise while visiting your student? Lace up your shoes and join us for a fun run or walk around campus. The course is about 1.7 miles.

Saturday, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Coffee & Muffins with the Engineering Dean
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203 Engineering Administration Building

Join the Dean of the Herff College of Engineering for a little breakfast snack. Chat with the dean and other Engineering staff.

Saturday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Registration Pick up sponsored by Aramark & Eyewear Gallery
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University Center Fountain View Room (300)

Check in at registration for your bag, Parent & Family Weekend t-shirt, tickets and name badge.

Saturday, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Enjoy Art
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Art Museum at The University of Memphis

The Art Museum at the University of Memphis invites you to visit its new exhibit and all of its collections at your leisure.  For more information, visit memphis.edu/amum

Saturday, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Exercise
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Student Recreation and Fitness Center

Get your exercise in while enjoying the weekend at the Student Recreation and Fitness Center. Enjoy a fitness class, the cardio room, the weights room or the pool. Pool Hours are 1:00 to 6:00 pm. Show your name badge for entrance.

Saturday, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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Parent & Family Council Meeting
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University Center Fountain View Board Room (350)

Members of the Parent & Family Council will have their fall meeting. Visitors are welcome.

Saturday, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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UofM Bookstore & Starbucks
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V. Lane Rawlins Service Court Facility

Pickup some Tiger Swag in the official University of Memphis Bookstore! Get 15% off with your name badge.

Saturday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Visit the Library
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McWherter Main Library

Take a walk around the McWherter Library and explore one of our stores of knowledge.

Saturday, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Breakfast hosted by Fraternity & Sorority Affairs
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University Center River Room (300)

Everyone is invited for breakfast in the University Center before heading out for the day.

Saturday, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Involvement Zone Open House
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University Center Involvement Zone-2nd Floor

Let your students show off their involvement in the Involvement Zone! Registered student organizations are opening their offices with fun and games!

Saturday, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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Frosh Camp Gathering
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Alumni Mall Lawn-UC West Side

Come with your student for a Frosh Camp Gathering! Frosh Camp attendees have a chance to see others and share their tiger spirit with their families!

Saturday, 3:40 PM
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Tiger Walk
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Tiger Lane

Help welcome the Tiger Football team and the The Mighty Sound of the South Marching Band as they enter the Liberty Bowl.

Saturday, 4:00 PM
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Tailgate
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Tiger Lane

Join us for food and drinks before the the football game and take in Tiger Lane.

Saturday, 6:00 PM
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Football Game vs. MTSU
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Liberty Bowl

Cheer on the Tigers at the Liberty Bowl as they take on MTSU. Football tickets will be provided as part of Parent & Family Weekend and will be in the registration materials.

Sunday, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Brunch Like a Tiger sponsored by Pepsi
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Tiger Den-Jones Hall

Meet your student and brunch like a Tiger in the Tiger Den! Pick from a variety of options in the All-You-Care-to-Eat dining location. Parent & Family Services staff will be in the Tiger Den for brunch.

Sunday, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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UofM Bookstore & Starbucks
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V. Lane Rawlins Service Court Facility

Pickup some Tiger Swag in the official University of Memphis Bookstore!

Sunday, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Exercise
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Student Recreation and Fitness Center

Get your exercise in while enjoying the weekend at the Student Recreation and Fitness Center. Enjoy a fitness class, the cardio room, the weights room or the pool. Pool Hours are 1:00 to 6:00 pm. Show your name badge for entrance.

Sunday, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Adult & Commuter Student Association Student Picnic
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Lambuth Campus Quad

Join the Lambuth Campus Adult & Commuter Student Association for a picnic on the Quad.

 


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