Published: Sept. 21, 2012


Family Weekend at the University of Colorado Boulder begins Friday, Sept. 28, and includes a slate of on-campus events to showcase the university’s programs, resources and faculty.

More than 1,655 families are registered for the event hosted by the CU-Boulder Parents Association. There are a limited number of tickets remaining for walk-up registrations.

Registrants will have many opportunities to explore campus life, including a golf tournament and the sixth annual Buffalo Family Stampede 5K run/walk, as well as the CU football matchup against the UCLA Bruins. Campus and community tours also will be offered.

Participants can attend numerous on-campus events including faculty presentations and classes, tour the campus and the city of Boulder and meet other CU-Boulder families. Visitors also are invited to a welcome luncheon.

For more information on Family Weekend and the CU-Boulder Parents Association visit

George Ballinger, Parent Relations, 303-492-1098
Greg Swenson, CU media relations, 303-492-3113