Campus will be more crowded than usual this weekend, as many students will be welcoming their families to Orlando for 2014 Family Weekend. Below is a list of activities designed for students and families:


Family Weekend 2014

Check-In, Noon - 4 p.m. in the Student Union; 5 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at The Venue

Recreation and Wellness Center Tour

1 p.m. - 2 p.m.; Recreation and Wellness Center

Wellness and Health Promotion Services Exhibit

1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.; Recreation and Wellness Center

Health Services Tour

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.; Student Health Center

Counseling and Psychological Services Tour

4 p.m. - 5 p.m.; Counseling Center

Grow Together

5 p.m. - 7 p.m.; UCF Arboretum

The buzz: A community service project in which you can create paths, perform garden maintenance and create garden beds. Students and families can register through KnightConnect.

Friday Knight Welcome

5 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.; The Venue

The buzz: For $15 per guest, including students, enjoy the stylings of the SAK Comedy Lab, Rukus Entertainment and Knightro, as well as participate in the Family Weekend 2014 Boxed and Canned Food Drive.

Late Knights - Knights in Wonderland

10 p.m. - 1 a.m.; Student Union

The buzz: A night featuring games, entertainment and more.


OSI Jazz Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.; Student Union

The buzz: For $20 per person, relax to the smooth sounds of jazz music while you eat breakfast.

Housing and Residence Life Open House

9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.; All residence halls

Then and Now with Career Services

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; Career Services Experiential Learning

LEAD Scholars Family Weekend Brunch

10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Student Union

UCF College Showcase

Noon - 2 p.m.; Student Union

MASS Welcome Reception

Noon - 2 p.m.; Student Union

MSC Presents: Gospel Saturday

1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Student Union

VARC Tailgate

2 p.m. - 5 p.m., Veterans Academic Resource Center

The buzz: All veterans and families are welcome to join in a tailgate.

First Year Experience Meet and Greet

2 p.m. - 5 p.m.; Student Union

The buzz: There will be a giveaway awarded to the first 250 families.

UCF Football game - UCF vs. Bethune-Cookman

6 p.m.; Bright House Networks Stadium


Theatre UCF Presents: Baltimore Waltz

2 p.m.; Theatre Building

UCF Women's Soccer vs. Ole Miss

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.; Track & Soccer Complex