Family Weekend 2018



Due to Hurricane Florence, all activities related to Family Weekend have been cancelled.

Friday, September 14, 2018

3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Check-In and Hospitality Table Open
Pick up packets, campus maps, and the Family Weekend schedule of events.

*If you are arriving after 8:00 p.m. on Friday or arriving on Saturday, send your GWU student to our office between 3:00-8:00 p.m. to pick up your packet.

Office of Student Activities

First Floor, Tucker Student Center 

8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
Enjoy desserts and a game of BINGO! Try your luck winning some cool prizes! GWU students and their families are welcome to participate. **This is a FREE event, however registration is needed so that we can make necessary arrangements.

Stewart Hall,

Tucker Student Center 

9:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Outside Movie - Coco

On the Quad
Rain Location: Tucker Student Center

Saturday, September 15, 2018


Rescue Race

A 5k run/walk to rescue and support children in slavery in Ghana. By registering for the race and/or helping to fundraise, you and your friends can help rescue, rehabilitate, educate, and empower vulnerable children in Ghana. Registration is $20 or $15 for GWU Students.  Register by August 24th to receive a t-shirt. Check Register online at .

LYCC Parking Lot

2:00 p.m.
GWU Men's Soccer vs. Virginia Military Institute
Cheer on the Men's Soccer team to victory!

Greene-Harbison Stadium

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
Family Tailgate
Enjoy a meal before the big game! Bring a blanket, enjoy music, and play games!
Adults - $10
GWU Students with a Meal Plan - Free
Children Under 12 - Free

Practice Soccer field across from Spangler Stadium

Rain Location: Tucker Student Center

6:00 p.m. 
Gardner-Webb University Runnin' Bulldogs vs. Western Carolina University Catamounts
Adults - $15
Current GWU Students with ID - Free
Students (K-College) - $8
Please purchase tickets at the gate.
     Spangler Stadium

Sunday, September 16, 2018

10:30 a.m. 


Family Worship
Come worship with the
Gardner-Webb University Family


Dover Chapel

Register for events at