Parents & Family: Family Weekend

Family Weekend Frequently Asked Questions

1. When is Family Weekend?

Family Weekend will be held Friday, February 18 thru Sunday, February 20, 2011.

2. Will I be able to purchase packages and tickets for the various Family Weekend 2011 Events when I arrive to campus for the weekend?

Yes, I will be able to purchase tickets on site as well as packages.   There are a la carte options available for family members who only want to attend select events.

3. Will I need to purchase tickets to the various 2011 Family Weekend events for my student?

All Spelman students are admitted at no charge to all Family Weekend events, with the exception of the Shopping Excursion and the GA Aquarium excursion.  In addition, students who do not have a meal plan will be required to purchase meals in the Alma Upshaw Dining Hall.

If you would like to have a brochure mailed out to you, please contact us.

4. There are children attending Family Weekend with me.  Will I need to register them?

Yes.  Children 5 years of age and under are free.

5. Are refunds available?

Because of fixed costs and item limitation in planning, all Family Weekend registration fees and charges are non-refundable.