Family Weekend 2018 Schedule

You must register and pick-up your Family Weekend Badge to attend these events.

Some events listed below are only open to “gold option” attendees.

 Time Event Location DETAILS
8:00 am-2:00 pm Panther Shop Open House Union First Floor Panther Families receive 10% off during the Family Weekend sale with their coupon.
9:00 am-3:00 pm Check In Union Concourse Information Desk Check-in for the day to receive your welcome bag, swag item and Family Weekend badges. Badges are needed for entry to all events.
9:00 am-2:30 pm Campus Scavenger Hunt UWM Campus Win prizes by discovering things throughout the UWM campus and Milwaukee – FREE to all attendees. Pick up scavenger hunt directions in the Union Concourse at the Information Desk.
9:30 am Panther Prowl 5K Run/Walk – Kids Dash UWM Campus Separate registration fee is required. Use code GOPROWL for a discount.
10:00 am Panther Prowl 5K Run/Walk UWM Campus Separate registration fee. Use code GOPROWL for a discount.
11:00am CEAS Open House Engineering Building
11:00am-5pm Studio Arts and Crafts
11:30am-1pm Lunch with the Administration UWM Wisconsin Room Enjoy lunch stations while you talk with the Chancellor and the cabinet members about your students UWM experience.
12-10pm All You Can Rec
1:00pm Info Sessions
1:00 pm-5:30 pm Milwaukee Family Photo Tour Union

AVAILABLE ONLY TO GOLD FAMILY WEEKEND REGISTRANTS

75 minute-long tour departs from UWM Union Concourse (arrive 5 minutes prior to departure time).

1:00pm-6:00 pm Planetarium Show Planetarium

AVAILABLE ONLY TO GOLD FAMILY WEEKEND REGISTRANTS

Be dazzled during a 40-min live program at the UWM Planetarium.

2pm Women’s Soccer
3:00pm-4:00pm Trivia Union Fireside Lounge Play family trivia, relax in our Fireside Lounge and win some prizes!
4pm Women’s Volleyball
TBD ComedySportz Union Check out the longest running comedy show in Wisconsin. Munch on popcorn while you enjoy the show. Included in Gold Family Weekend Registration. Extra tickets will be available on site at the registration desk. 
6pm Admirals Game UWM Panther Arena
7:00 pm Family Movie Sandburg Hall Flicks
9:30 pm Family Movie Sandburg Hall Flicks