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Mark your calendar for Family Weekend 2018, September 28-30!

Family Weekend 2018

Family Weekend is an annual weekend each fall for parents and families to connect with their students, Marquette, and the city of Milwaukee. Events are open to all family members of Marquette students.

Family Weekend includes many types of activities that allow you to explore Marquette and Milwaukee! You can decide if you'd like to explore the campus scene, venture out for fun in the city, or a little of both. Many events are free and do not require advanced registration.

Starting August 1, check out the Marquette Guidebook app for all Family Weekend schedule information! Download the Marquette app to your phone by going directly to the Apple iTunes Store or Google Play Store and searching for Marquette Guidebook! If you prefer to explore online, you can view Marquette Guidebook in your browser.


Some events during Family Weekend require tickets, and many are provided at no cost. Events that requre tickets during Family Weekend will go on sale at noon on September 1 through Eventbrite. 

You will not receive physical tickets. Once you complete your registration, your name and quantity of tickets will appear on our RSVP list! Simply head to the event with your Eventbrite confirmation.

Family Weekend Parking Information

Both the 16th Street (749 W. 16th St.) and Wells Street (1240 W. Wells St.) parking garages will be open and free for Family Weekend.

Family Weekend Information

Stop by between 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. on Friday, September 28 and 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Septempbr 29, on the 2nd floor of the Alumni Memorial Union (1442 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI). Our staff will be happy to answer questions and point you in the right direction.

For questions regarding Family Weekend, please contact the Office of Student Development at or (414) 288-1412.