Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events for September 22-24, 2017

Events will be added as they are confirmed.

Friday, September 22
Event Time Location

Early Check-In
Registered guests check-in at the LSC Atrium to receive your t-shirt, lunch tickets, and complimentary gift.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM LSC Atrium
Campus Tour 10:00 AM Visitor Center
Campus Tour 12:00 PM Visitor Center
Campus Tour 2:00 PM Visitor Center

Bearkat Pep Rally
Come out and enjoy refreshments, music, and entertainment while we cheer our football team to victory. Special appearances by Coach Keeler, Bearkat Football, Spirit Teams, and Pep Band!

7:00 PM - 7:45 PM Bearkat Plaza
Saturday, September 23
Event Time Location

Check-In
Registered guests check-in at the LSC Atrium to receive your t-shirt, lunch ticket, and complimentary gift. If you are unable to check-in during the posted times you or your student may pick up the registration bags and t-shirts the following week in the Dean of Student's Office in LSC Suite 215.

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM LSC Atrium

Coffee with the Administrators
Guests will have the opportunity to mingle with university administrators and receive a continental breakfast.

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM LSC Art Gallery

Parents' Association Meeting
Annual Parent's Association meeting. All parents are invited to attend.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM LSC 320

Alumni Reception
The Alumni Association will hold a brunch reception for all students and parents in the John R. Ragsdale Alumni Center.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM John R. Ragsdale Visitor & Alumni Center
Barnes and Noble - Campus Bookstore 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM LSC
Campus Tour 12:00 PM  Visitor Center

Carnival on the Concourse
Various departments and student organizations will be sponsoring games, activities, and information delight. There will be activities for children of all ages. 

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Johnson Coliseum

Honors College Parents Luncheon*
* By invitation only. Invitations are available through the Honors College. Please call 936-294-1477 or email honors@shsu.edu.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM LSC Ballroom

Bearkat Lunch (1)
Sit back and enjoy a catered lunch prepared by Aramark Catering. Lunch is for registered guests only.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Johnson Coliseum

Bearkat Lunch (2)
Sit back and enjoy a catered lunch prepared by Aramark Catering. Lunch is for registered guests only.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Johnson Coliseum
Campus Tour 2:00 PM  Visitor Center

Family Feud
Student Government Association (SGA) will host a fun-filled Family Feud event where families can compete, game show style, for prizes and gifts!  Don't miss this great family event!

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM LSC Theater

Classic Car Cruise-In
Come and vote for your favorite classic car.

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Parking Lot P7

Family Weekend Pre-Game Tailgate
Come and enjoy music, food, and family at the Family Weekend Tailgate. We will have activities for children of all ages.

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Parking Lot P7

Bearkat Football vs. Nicholls State
*Tickets will need to be purchases through the Athletic Department at www.gobearkats.com. Tickets are not included in the registration price. **Umbrellas are not permitted in Bowers Stadium.

TBA Bowers Stadium
Sunday, Septmeber 24
Event Time Location
Interdenominational Christian Worship Service 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Farrington Pit