Parents & Families

Parent & Family Weekend is your weekend with your #UWFamily! Spend quality time together and discover what the Husky Experience is all about.

Choose from a variety of events and activities to build a schedule that fits your family’s interests. Here are a few ideas to get you started.

Join us April 12–14

Mark your calendar for
Parent & Family Weekend.

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Explore the arts

  • See contemporary work at the Henry Art Gallery.
  • Check out dinosaurs, Northwest cultural artifacts and more at the Burke Museum.
  • Enjoy “Romeo and Juliet” at the Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse.
  • Get a caffeine fix and view student work at the Art Building coffee shop.
  • Cheer on student performers at the PFW Talent Show.
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Get active

  • Take an exclusive tour of Husky Stadium.
  • Find your Zen at an IMA yoga class.
  • Root for the softball team against Arizona State.
  • Experience the legacy of “The Boys in the Boat” on the UW Rowing tour.
  • Rope up at the Crags Climbing Center.
  • Run a 5K with the Husky Running Club.
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Head back to school

  • Learn from world-class faculty at special PFW lectures.
  • Take a class with your Husky on Friday.
  • Join the audience at the Foster Business Case Competition.
  • Expand your horizons at the annual Samuel E. Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture.
  • Visit an open house for your student’s department.

Check back in early 2019 for the full schedule of events.