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Monarch Family Weekend

Monarch Family Weekend 2014

The dates for Monarch Family Weekend will be released soon. Please check this page regularly for updates.

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Football fans show their Monarch spirit

2013 Family Weekend Schedule

10:00am - 11:00pm Open Recreation Play or workout in the Student Recreation Center! Just show your Family Weekend wristband when you enter.
10:00am- 5:00pm "How Much Do You Gnome about ODU?" - Photo hunt Find various locations across campus and submit photos of each location. Photos will be displayed during President's Brunch.
2:00pm- 4:00pm ODU Services Fair Check out some of the many services ODU has to offer. Webb Center Main Lobby
2:00pm - 5:00pm Paddle Palooza Meet at the beach for some good old kayaking fun! The Outdoor Adventure Program will provide sit on top kayaks, canoes, personal floatation devices, and paddles! Whitehurst Beach
3:00- 5:00pm Honors College Reception Honors College Reception for new Fall 2013 Honors College students and up to two guests. Student Success Center courtyard
7:00pm ODU Men's Soccer v. VMI Tickets are $3 and can be purchased at the gate on 43rd Street, near Powhatan Avenue.
ODU Soccer Complex
8:00pm Monster's University Sponsored by the Student Activities Council (SAC). MGB 102
10:30am President's Brunch Join President Broderick and members of the ODU faculty for brunch. Also, enjoy a chance to meet and greet with University Provost, Carol Simpson and Vice President for Student Engagement and Enrollment Services, Ellen Neufeldt. Ted Constant Convocation Center
10:00am - 9:00pm Open Recreation Play or workout in the Student Recreation Center! Just show your Family Weekend wristband when you enter.

Noon - 1:30pm

Break-Out Educational Sessions

We will offer sessions on Tools for Personal Financial Success, Making History Come Alive, and the Importance of Academic Advising. Ted Constant Convocation Center
Noon- 6:00pm The Great Pumpkin Splash Swim around the SRC pool and pick the pumpkin that suits your fancy from our in-water pumpkin patch. The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown will be airing and there will be pumpkin carving contests, bobbing for apples, and more! Bring a canned good to donate for admittance. SRC
2:00pm - 3:00pm Alumni Reception Alumni parents and their student are invited to join the Alumni Association for a gathering before heading to Kaufman Mall for tailgating fun! Light refreshments will be served. SRC
3:00pm - 5:30pm Tailgate Party Kaufman Mall
6:00pm
ODU Football v. Citadel
Cheer on the Monarchs! Don't forget to wear BLACK!
10:00am
Charity Walk/Run 1.3 mile charity walk/run
Pile on your clothes and be prepared to "bare all" throughout the course. All clothing will be donated to charity. Kaufman Mall
10:00am - Midnight Open Recreation Play or workout in the Student Recreation Center! Just show your Family Weekend wristband when you enter.
1:00pm
ODU Women's Soccer v. Penn
Tickets are $3 and can be purchased at the gate on 43rd Street, close to the intersection of Powhatan Avenue. ODU Soccer Complex (tickets $3)

Friday, September 20:

  • 10:00am - 6:00pm Webb front desk

Saturday, September 21

  • 9:30am - 1:30pm - Ted Constant Convocaton Center, front lobby
  • 2:00pm - 5:30pm - Webb front desk
  • after 5:45pm - tickets will be available for pick up at the ticket office by Gate C