FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

When is Family Weekend 2020? 

Family Weekend will occur November 6-8, 2020.

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 events to be for your entire family, and this is a great time for your family to connect with your Georgia Tech student(s). We encourage you to ask your student(s) about any conflicting exams, papers or other events that my conflict before registering for Family Weekend.

When does Family Weekend registration open?
Family Weekend registration will open on August 3, 2020 at 9:00 A.M. (EST)

How much does Family Weekend cost?
Events and fees will be announced in May 2020.

What is included in the Family Weekend 2020 Registration Fee?

  • Educational sessions and workshops
  • Campus Tours
  • College and School Receptions
  • Discounts to Family Weekend Ticketed Events (Football game, Tailgate, and Jazz Brunch)
  • Campus Recreation Center Weekend Pass
  • Family Weekend Giveaway

What if I need to cancel my registration, can I get a refund?
Parent & Family Programs strives to provide a special experience for our students and family members participating in our programs. To ensure the quality of programming offered during Family Weekend, we DO NOT offer any refunds. We encourage you to make sure your family can attend Family Weekend before registering.

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. 

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