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McNeese State University Parents & Family Weekend 2014

McNeese State University Parents & Family Weekend 2014

Parents & Family Weekend 2014

October 3-4

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Registration Available Soon!

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Parents and Family weekend is an excellent opportunity for family members of McNeese students to experience the exciting student life the University provides for its campus community.  The program is hosted by the Student Union & Activities department and involves the efforts of several University students, faculty, and staff.  The cost for the weekend is very affordable and includes admission to several activities, meals, and the Parents and Family Weekend t-shirt.

Schedule of Activities
(admission to each activity is included in the registration package)
Friday, October 3

Activities to be announced!

Saturday, October 4

9:00am - Breakfast with President Williams and University Deans - Holbrook Student Union (LaJeunesse Room)

Our University President, Dr. Philip Williams will be your host for a delicious breakfast catered by our Campus Dining Services.  Several campus leaders and University Deans representing each college will be there to greet you.  Awards and special recognition for families will be distributed at the breakfast as well.

Dr. Williams Speaking

2:00pm - Student Tailgate with Families - Cowboy Stadium 

Families will have the opportunity to experience the Cowboy football pregame atmosphere the University provides for the students through student tailgates.  Come out and enjoy the music, food, games, and attractions.  Registered families are allowed to have a tailgate setup in the student portion of Lot E.  If you don't want the hassle, we have plenty of covered seating available for your convenience. 

Tailgate games

7:00pm - McNeese vs. Nicholls State  (Football Game) - Cowboy Stadium

End the weekend at the McNeese vs. Weber State football game.  Cowboy Stadium seats up the 23,000 fans and you'll have the chance to be a part of the "Geaux Blue" atmosphere.  Bring your cowbells because the Cowboys need your support!

Football team

Check-in for Parents and Family Weekend is available at each scheduled activity except for the football game.

Registration Information

Cost: $15 per McNeese student, $35 per family member
  • Online Registration: available soon!
  • Paper registrationavailable soon!

Payment: Information coming soon!
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For questions or concerns regarding Parents and Family Weekend contact the Student Union & Activities Office at 337-475-5609 or email