Fequently Asked Questions
Family Weekend 2017
February 10 - 12
Who can attend Family Weekend?
We encourage the entire family to attend along with your LMU student! Parents, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles...
When can I purchase tickets, and how much does it cost to attend?
A formal invitation with details on how to register will be sent in early December. Registration will go live then. LMU students are free. The cost for all other attendees will be announced soon.
When do the activities begin/end?
Family Weekend will begin mid-day on Friday, February 10 and conclude in the early afternoon on Sunday, February 12.
What is the schedule of events?
We are still in the process of finalizing our schedule of events but each day of the weekend will have a theme that correlates to each pillar of LMU's Mission Statement.
Friday: The encouragement of learning
Saturday: The education of the whole person
Sunday: The service of faith and the promotion of justice
To give you a sense of what to expect, our schedule of events from last year's Family Weekend is posted here.
I'd like to book my hotel. Do you have any suggestions?
LMU has a list of local hotels that offer an LMU discount rate. Be sure to call the hotels directly and mention Loyola Marymount University when you book. You can find the list here.
Is LMU on social media?
Throughout the weekend, be sure to use #LMUFamilyWeekend.
Where can I find a general map of the university?
LMU's campus map can be found here.
Where can I find a campus parking map?
LMU's parking map can be found here.
What are some nearby restaurants off campus?
A list of local restaurants can be found here.
Is there wheelchair access throughout campus?
Yes! For more information please contact:
- Public Safety office at (310) 338-2893 / x82893
- Disability Support Services office at (310) 338-4216
Does LMU provide wheelchairs?
No, we do not. Here are a few local places where you can rent a wheelchair:
- Horton & Converse
- Wishing Well Medical
- One Stop Mobility
Can family members coming just for the Basketball game purchase extra tickets and sit in the student section?
Yes! Your family members can join you at the Men’s Basketball game vs. Portland on Saturday, Feb. 11 from 1-3:10 p.m. by clicking here and entering the promo code FW2017 into the Promotion Code Box in the upper right hand corner.
I am no longer able to attend Family Weekend. Will you issue a refund?
We are sorry to miss you! And, yes, refunds will be issued if you notify the LMU Office of Special Events by Thursday, February 9 at 5 p.m. Please call 310.338.5278.