Iggy standing in front of Xavier Hall in Sunken Garden

LMU Family Weekend

Save the Date: October 24-27, 2024

Prepare for Your Visit

Check out this past year's schedule of events to get an idea of what you need to prepare to visit our campus for Family Weekend. The fall 2024 schedule of events will be shared in August 2024.


Student Signature Events

Female students in a sorority dance outside on the Drollinger Family Stage during Lip Sync and Stroll Off.

Lip Sync

Friday, Oct. 25, 2024

This annual event put on by LMU's Sorority and Fraternity Life focuses on competitive performances in a Lip Sync battle.

A student and father throw bean bags outside during the annual Game Day Experience at Family Weekend.

Lion Spirit Showcase and Game Day Experience

Saturday, Oct. 26, 2024

Experience Lion Pride at its best. This unique tailgate includes performances by some of LMU's most talented musicians, dancers, and comedians.

Four students pose outside in red and blue sweatpants and white t-shirts.

Intercultural Reception

Sunday, Oct. 27, 2024

Join for a reception including traditional entertainment following the intercultural Mass. Food and light refreshments will be provided.

University Leadership Events

SVP Leggett in a red suit poses with a parent to take a selfie photo.

Senior Vice President of Student Affairs Reception

Friday, Oct. 25, 2024

Join Senior Vice President Kawanna Leggett, Ed.D. and the senior leadership team from Student Affairs for an opportunity to learn more about the student experience, and upcoming student life highlights and priorities. 

Academic Dean's Reception

Friday, Oct. 24, 2024
Various campus locations

Hear from your student's academic dean about their priorities and exciting academic highlights. The program will include the opportunity to engage with your student's dean, some of your student's professors, and fellow families from each college and school.


Community Events

Students and families gather inside to toast to their last year on the bluff.

Senior Family Toast

Friday, Oct. 25, 2024

Celebrate your graduating senior with other LMU families during Family Weekend. Join us for light bites and cocktail tastings as we toast our graduates and welcome them to the Alumni Association.

Black Family Barbeque

Saturday, Oct. 26 2024

Join the Office of Black Student Services, The Learning Community (TLC), African American Alumni Association, Black Faculty Staff Association, and the Black student organizations at the Mbongi Spot for food, fun, and fellowship.