Fall Family Weekend 2013

Event Description - Fall Family Weekend 2013


September 27-29, 2013
Reservation Deadline: September 12, 2013 - 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 for a schedule of events!
Campus map of event locations
Weekend Menu

Package Options

Full Package Price $40.00: The 2013 Family Weekend Package fee is $40.00. Each package provides snacks at the Block Party, access to the pre-game tailgate, one ticket to the Georgia Southern vs. UT-Chattanooga football game, discounts to local attractions with Family Weekend Pass, and one official Family Weekend T-Shirt. 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.

Parent & Family Association Members:  You may purchase up to two full packages at a discounted rate of $35.00.  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!

Partial/Student Package $25.00: The Partial/Student Package is a discounted rate of $25.00. This package does not include a football game ticket and is designed for families with season tickets and Georgia Southern student reservations (students already receive free entry to the game with their student ID). You must purchase a student package in order for your student to attend other Family Weekend events.

Parent & Family Association Breakfast: Saturday Breakfast is hosted by the Parent & Family Association and will take place in the new Dining Commons.  You do not need to be a member of the Association to attend.  Breakfast may be purchased one of two ways:

  • If your student has a dining plan, we encourage you to take advantage of the guest passes included with the dining plan to enjoy breakfast at the Dining Commons.
  • If your student does not have a dining plan, breakfast may be purchased Saturday morning, at the Dining Commons, for $8.50.

Make a Reservation

Registration has closed - please understand that we are unable to make any exceptions.

Refunds were available with written cancellation prior to September 12. No refunds or late orders will be processed after that date. All monies were 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 16 and September 23.

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, Georgia 30460
(912) 478-7627
(912) 478-1214

Date & Location
Date: 9/27/2013 to 9/29/2013
Location: Georgia Southern Campus

Friday, September 27, 2013
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday Night Block Party
Snack food, yard games, live music, and lots of Eagle spirit!  Food included with purchase of Family Weekend package.

Saturday, September 28, 2013
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Parent & Family Association Breakfast
Check out the new Dining Commons while grabbing breakfast with other families.  Breakfast not included with Family Weekend package.

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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