Fall Family Weekend 2014

Event Description - Fall Family Weekend 2014


September 26-28, 2014
Reservation Deadline: September 11, 2014 - Please understand that we are unable to make any exceptions.

Where to Stay

We recommend that you make hotel reservations several months in advance. Statesboro Lodging
If lodging is unavailable in Statesboro, we encourage you to search in Metter, Pooler, Claxton, and Savannah (all within 45 minutes of Statesboro).

Schedule of Events

Click here to view a schedule of events for the weekend. Events are added weekly, so check back often.

Package Options

Package Price $20.00: The 2014 Family Weekend Package fee is $20.00. Each package provides snacks at weekend events, discounts to local attractions with Family Weekend Pass, one official Family Weekend T-Shirt, and funds the main event downtown on Saturday.

Parent & Family Association Members: You may purchase packages at a discounted rate of $15.00. You must be logged into the Parent Eagle Nation when making your Fall Family Weekend reservation to take advantage of this discount.  Join the Parent & Family Association!

Thursday Night Football game at Paulson Stadium: Thursday night, September 25th, the Eagles take on Appalachian State University at Paulson Stadium. You may purchase football tickets at $20, along with your Family Weekend registration. Families will be issued general admission game tickets and students and parents can sit together in a special reserved section of the stadium bleachers on the student side of Paulson Stadium (you do not need to purchase a ticket for your student. Students already receive free entry to the game with their student ID). Tickets will be mailed to the address provided at registration.

If your student has a dining plan, we encourage you to take advantage of the guest passes included with the dining plan to enjoy meals at the Dining Commons or Lakeside.

Make a Reservation

Click on the Registration button at the top of the page.

Refunds are available with written cancellation prior to September 11. No refunds or late orders will be processed after that date. All monies will be returned minus a $5 processing fee.


Accessing your Confirmation:

  • Log into the Parent Eagle Nation by hovering over "login/join" in the upper right hand corner.
  • Once logged in, click on "My Profile" in the upper right hand corner, then "My Activity Tab." Within the "Events" tab, you can request an e-mail confirmation be resent.  This will only appear if you were logged into the Parent Eagle Nation when you registered for the event.

Two confirmation/information e-mails will be sent closer to the weekend: September 15 and September 22.

For up-to-date information about Fall Family Weekend, refer to this web page.

If you have a disability and need special accommodations, please call the Office of Orientation and Parent Programs at 912.478.7627 a week prior to arrival.

Contact Information
Primary Contact
Office of Parent Programs
P.O. Box 8096
Statesboro, GA 30460
(912) 478-7627
(912) 478-1214
Date & Location
Date: 9/26/2014 to 9/28/2014
Location: Georgia Southern Campus

Thursday, September 25, 2014
7:30 PM
Thursday Night Football Game
Georgia Southern plays Appalachian State on Thursday night, September 25th, at 7:30 p.m. in Paulson Stadium. Purchase discounted tickets to the game!

Friday, September 26, 2014
Friday Night Movie
Friday Night Outdoor Movie

Friday, September 26, 2014
7:00 PM
Fraternity & Sorority Life Reception
Join the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life for a reception.

Office of Family Programs
Post Office Box 8096 | Statesboro, GA 30460 | Phone: (912) 478-7627 | Fax: (912) 478-1214 | familyprograms@georgiasouthern.edu 

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