Family with Milligan student in front of Derthick Hall buffalo

Family Weekend

Family Weekend is an opportunity for parents and siblings to see what university life is like, as well as to tour and explore the Appalachian Highlands region. On campus events are planned throughout the weekend, but families are encouraged to do some sightseeing in the local area as well. There is no required registration. Just come and enjoy the weekend!


Schedule of Events

FRIDAY, FEB 11, 2022

  • 4-7 pm – Milligan Bookstore Open
  • 7 pm – Trivia for Families and Students (win local gift cards!), SUB7 – McMahan Student Center

SATURDAY, FEB 12, 2022

  • 10 am-1 pm – Milligan Bookstore Open
  • 11 am – Dean’s List Ceremony*, Seeger Chapel
  • 1 pm – Women’s Tennis, Mathes Tennis Center
  • 2 pm – Women’s Basketball, Lacy Fieldhouse
  • 4 pm – Men’s Basketball, Lacy Fieldhouse
  • 4 pm – Esports

*The Dean’s List Ceremony will be streamed at milligan.edu/streaming for those unable to attend.

SUNDAY, FEB 13, 2022

  • Worship with your student at their local church!
  • 2 pm – Women’s Basketball, Lacy Fieldhouse
  • 4 pm – Men’s Basketball, Lacy Fieldhouse
  • 6:30 pm – Men’s Volleyball, Lacy Fieldhouse
Any weather-related changes will be posted here, Milligan’s Facebook page, and emailed to students. Please keep an eye on those updates the week of the event, as winter is unpredictable.