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Family Weekend 2015

October 2-4

Dear University of Richmond Families,

Welcome to Family Weekend! All activities will occur as scheduled. 

The Welcome and Information Center at the Jepson Alumni Center will be open on Friday, October 2nd from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., and will reopen on Saturday at 9 a.m. Please stop by to pick up your registration packet and event tickets that you have pre-purchased. If you would like to purchase football tickets, please visit

We realize there is potential for severe weather in our area over the next few days and are actively tracking the updates.  At this point we have moved the outdoor ticketed events to the following indoor venues:

  • Senior Cheers! The reception for members of the Class of 2016 and their families will be held in the Heilman Dining Center.
  • The Pre-Game Picnic will be held in the Heilman Dining Center.
  • The Evening A Cappella Concert will be held in the Cannon Memorial Chapel.

The Golf Outing and the High Ropes Course have been cancelled. If you have registered for either event, you will receive a notification from us. 

Please check this page for the most current information and updates. 

It may be wet, but our spirits will be high!

For a campus map, please click here

Monitoring Hurricane Joaquin

The Emergency Management Team at the University of Richmond is carefully monitoring a cold front and Hurricane Joaquin for potential impact to Virginia, and in particular, campus for the upcoming weekend. Heavy rainfall may affect activities planned for Family Weekend and other campus events.

Please continue to monitor the UR website and UR’s Facebook and Twitter pages for the latest updates and potential schedule changes. At present the University is open and operating a regular schedule.


Email us or call (804) 287-6818.