Parents Weekend


Parents Weekend 2019 is scheduled for Oct. 11-13.

We hope you can join us!

NOTE: This page has not yet been updated for the 2019 event. Please check back later. The 2018 details are still below as a reference for what usually happens.


We will post registration information for next year's event in the summer.

Schedule for 2018

We hope you will join us for this special weekend. For more information on weekend activities, please contact Stephanie Meyer in the Advancement Office, 402.486.2537 or

Friday, Oct. 5

3:30–4:45 p.m

Welcome and Weekend Information

Ortner Center front desk

5:00 p.m

Get Acquainted Supper (Complimentary)


7:30 p.m.

Family Worship

College View Church

Saturday, Oct. 6

8:45–9:30 a.m.

Sabbath Breakfast ($6.59)

Union Market

9:15 a.m.

First Church Service

College View Church

10:40 a.m.

Sabbath School

College View Church

12:00 p.m.

Second Church Service

College View Church

1:15–2:15 p.m.

Sabbath Lunch (on your own or in Union Market)

Union Market

6:00–7:00 p.m.

Sabbath Supper (pay Union Market cashier or use student ID)

Union Market

7:00 p.m.

V2 - Join us for vespers

College View Church

8:00 p.m.

Student vs. Employee Basketball Game (sponsored by ASB)


Saturday, Oct. 6

9:30–11:00 a.m.

UResources Fair


9:30–11:00 a.m.

On-the-Go Breakfast Snack (Complimentary)


9:30–11:00 a.m.

Campus Store Sale

Campus Store

10:00–11:30 a.m.

Brunch (pay Union Market cashier or use student ID)

Union Market

10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Farmers Market

College View Church parking lot

Where to stay

Union College reserves blocks of rooms at the hotels listed below. Make your reservation directly with the hotel of your choice and be sure to indicate that it is for Union College's Parents Weekend.

Reserve your room early. Pay close attention to the reservation deadline. For more information on a hotel, click on the hotel name to go to their web site. If you have any questions, please call Stephanie Meyer in the Advancement Office at 402.486.2537.

For information on the availability of campus guest rooms, please contact Guest Services at 402.486.2545.

AmericInn Lincoln South
8701 Amber Hill Ct
$85.49 (no deadline; rate may vary)

Candlewood Suites
4100 Pioneer Woods Dr
402.420.0330, 1.888.Candlewood
$73 (September 21 deadline)

Clover Leaf Suites (includes complimentary shuttle service)
200 S 68th Pl
$79 (September 21 deadline)

Comfort Suites (East)
331 N Cotner Blvd
$99 (September 21 deadline)

Hampton Inn
5922 Vandervoort Dr
$91 (September 21 deadline)

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites
8801 Amber Hill Ct
$104 (September 21 deadline)

Staybridge Suites Lincoln Northeast
1501 North 86th St
$89.99 (September 21 deadline)

Victorian Suites
216 N 48th St
$64.99 king; $74.99 double (September 21 deadline)