Family Weekend

Family Weekend

Family Weekend is that special time in the fall when families can get better acquainted with the University of the Ozarks campus and enjoy the experience with their student. Family Weekend is a time-honored tradition that has been celebrated at Ozarks for more than two decades, and we invite you to take part in the many exciting events we have planned for this annual event.


This year’s event is scheduled for September 22-24. Register now.


Here’s a tentative schedule. Final schedules will be available upon check-in.

Friday, September 22

2:00 – 6:00 pm – Registration – Student Engagement Office
2:00 – 5:00 pm – Walk-in Events

  • Sidewalk Sale – Library Breezeway
  • Campus Tours – Student Engagement Office
  • Residence Hall Welcome – Residence Hall Lobbies

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Dinner (not provided) – Food Trucks/Tents and Borck Dining Hall
5:00 – 6:00 pm – Art Reception – Walton Fine Arts
6:00 – 8:00 pm – Matt Maher Concert – Campus Mall

Saturday, September 23
8:00 – 12:00 pm – Registration – Student Engagement Office (lower lever of Seay Student Center)
9:00 – 10:00 am – Continental Breakfast – Walton Fine Arts
10:00 – 12:00 pm – Clarksville Fall Festival – Campus Mall & Walton Parking Lot
12:00 – 1:00 pm – Lunch – Borck Dining Hall (meal tickets provided at registration)
1:00 – 3:30 pm – Afternoon Eagle Activities

  • Last Lecture Series – Amphitheater
  • Tennis Round Robin Tournament – Tennis Courts
  • Shaving Cream Marbling Art Workshop – Walton Fine Arts 220
  • Lawn Games – Campus Mall
  • Ozarks Outdoors Adventure – Strawberry Bluff (scenic view)
  • Study Abroad: Going Global – Walker Hall, Community Room
  • Food for Thought Garden Tour – Campus Garden

3:30 – 5:30 pm – Kid Zone – Walton Fine Arts (movie & games)
3:30 – 5:00 pm – Networking Social – Rogers Conference Center
5:00 – 6:30 pm – Dinner hosted by President Dunsworth and family – Campus Mall

Sunday, September 24
11:00 – 12:00 pm – First Presbyterian Worship Service – Munger-Wilson Chapel

If you are unable to join us for this weekend, we encourage you to visit our campus at any time during the year, as we always have something of interest going on, particularly in the areas of academics, athletics, and the arts.



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