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Parent & Family Relations


February: Moms & grandmoms Weekend is coming!

On alternating years, Moms & Grandmoms/Dads & Granddads Weekends provide families the opportunity to spend time with their student while becoming more familiar with the University and enjoying the Rocky Mountain state. Our next event will be Moms & Grandmoms Weekend, February 20 - 22, 2015.

Watch for information to be added here as we get closer to the event. Activities will begin about 10am on Friday the 20th and end about 1pm on Sunday the 22nd. Registration for this event will begin in a few weeks. A link will be added here and an announcement will be made in the newsletter when registration is open.

Hotel accommodations have been arranged at Courtyard Denver Cherry Creek for $109 per night from 2/19 - 2/22. Book your room now by going directly to our page for DU Moms & Grandmoms Weekend room reservations.

June: Commencement

Congratulations to the parents and families of graduating students! For details about commencement activities, instructions for students, merchandise, and more, please visit the DU commencement webpage.

JUNE - July - August: Summer Send-off events

Summer Send-Off events are a great opportunity for incoming students and their families to connect with each other before orientation. Current DU families host Send-Off events in their homes. Host families and DU staff members will be there to answer your questions and share what they love most about DU.

October: Homecoming & Family Weekend and All-Class Reunion

Students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of DU are invited to reconnect and celebrate Homecoming & Family Weekend in October. Plan to join us for Parent and Family Information Sessions, Parents Coffee and Chancellor Address, Taste of DU, and much more! Save the Date for October 31 - November 2, 2014!