FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

When is Family Weekend 2021? 

October 1-3, 2021

Do I have to register my student(s) for Family Weekend?
Yes! A Georgia Tech student registration is required in order for your family to attend Family Weekend. We have planned these sessions and events to be for your entire family, and this is a great time for your family to connect with your Georgia Tech student. We encourage you to ask your student(s) about any conflicting exams, papers or other events that may conflict before making travel plans.

How much does Family Weekend cost?
Visit our registration page to see all the fees for the weekend - https://parents.gatech.edu/content/registration

Hotels: Visit our Family Weekend Hotel Page - https://parents.gatech.edu/content/hotel-information

Parking/Transportation: More information coming soon! If you selected a parking pass for Friday, you will be provided one at Check-in on Friday, October 1st for Friday only. No parking passes are provided through our office for Saturday.

Masks: Please note that masks must be worn in public spaces, office areas, and common areas in residence halls, apartments, Greek Housing, and small gatherings of people. We also encourage you to wear them while outside around campus. Your students are excellent role models for keeping the GT community safe with wearing their masks. For more information about campus guidelines visit https://health.gatech.edu/coronavirus/campus-guidelines

Does everyone attending Family Weekend need to complete the model release waiver and the liability release waiver? Yes, each participant, INCLUDING the Georgia Tech student, parents and guests that are participating in Family Weekend, are required to have a completed Liability Form and Model Release. Click here to view and print your liability waiver for each family member and a model release for each family member.

 Do you have questions? Email us at parents@gatech.edu or call 404-385-1396