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2013 Family Weekend – October 4-6th

Registration information:

Hotel information

Hotels with special UIS Rate

Special Thanks to our Homecoming & Family Weekend Sponsors for making these events possible:

  • Scheels
  • Coldstone Creamery
  • UI Alumni Association
  • UIS Sangamon Auditorium
  • UIS Recreational Sports
  • UIS Volunteer & Civic Engagement Center
  • UIS Undergraduate Research Support Program
  • Research Society at UIS

Family Weekend Updates & Highlights

UIS Points of Pride Tours


Four tours will be offered during Family Weekend.  They include a:

  • Tech Tour – UHB
  • Historical Tour – Brookens Library
  • Science Tour – HSB/Observatory
  • Sangamon Auditorium Tour – PAC


Parent’s Reception


PAC Restaurant

A Parent’s reception is being offered for the first time this year.  Modeled after the Parent’s reception offered during New Student Orientation, it will provide an opportunity for the parents of UIS students to interact and socialize with other parents in a relaxed environment.



If you have immediate questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Student Life