Parents & students meet up for the first time since moving on campus at the North Green for check in and other receptions and games, October 1, 2021.

Parents and Family Weekend 2022

September 29, 2022 Written by Elliana Olivo | Photo by Kathy F. Atkinson

The 2022 Parents and Family Weekend is here! From Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 2, families are invited to campus for a variety of events and opportunities to connect with their student’s college experience.

Registration is now closed, but if you're planning on attending with your family and need a refresher of what's going on and where, check out the details below, including a few location changes due to the impending rain.


Friday, September 30

Self-Guided Tours at Wellbeing Center at Warner Hall: 9 a.m.–6 p.m., Warner Hall

Kickoff and Check-In: 4–6 p.m., Central Green

International Coffee Hour: 4–6 p.m., Trabant University Center

Biden School Open House: 4–6 p.m., Biden Institute, 44 Kent Way

Honors College Open House: 4:30–6 p.m., 186 South College Avenue

TEDxUniversityofDelaware5–7:30 p.m., Mitchell Hall

(SOLD OUT) Hillel Shabbat Dinner: 6–8 p.m., Kristol Center for Jewish Life, 47 W. Delaware Ave.

Chabad UD Shabbat Dinner: 6:30–8 p.m., Chabad UD, 23 Indian Rd.

(SOLD OUT) Still Breathing Ensemble Concert: 8–9 p.m., Gore Recital Hall, Roselle Center for the Arts 


Saturday, October 1 

Horn Entrepreneurship Rise, Shine & Innovate9:30–11 a.m., Venture Development Center, 132 E. Delaware Ave.

Coffee with the Colleges: 10 a.m.–noon, Trabant MPRs, 17 W. Main Street (location change due to rain)

Fraternity and Sorority Life Info Session: 10–11 a.m., Alison Hall, Room 132

UD Hen Hunt: 10 a.m.–6 p.m., UD Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 83 East Main Street

Follow the Hen Hunt map to discover some of the intriguing people and places that have contributed to making UD what it is today. Pick up a booklet and map from the Hen Hunt table at the bookstore to begin your journey. Turn in your completed booklet to be entered into our prize drawing. Six lucky participants will win a UD Legacy Ring!

(SOLD OUT) Fraternity and Sorority Life Info Session: 11 a.m.–12 p.m., Alison Hall, Room 132

YChromes Parents and Family Weekend Performance: 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Barnes and Noble Lawn, 83 E. Main Street

(SOLD OUT) Delaware Football Pre-Game Tailgate: 1–3 p.m., Bob Carpenter Center (location change due to rain)

University of Delaware Football vs. Towson3:30 p.m., Delaware Stadium (please note the change in kickoff time)

Family Feud: 4–6 p.m., Perkins West Lounge

UD on Stage8–11 p.m., Mitchell Hall


Sunday, October 2 

Brunch in the Dining Halls11 a.m.–2 p.m., Pencader Dining Hall or Caesar Rodney Fresh Food Company

Chabad UD Brunch11 a.m.–1 p.m., Chabad UD, 23 Indian Road


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