Parent & Family Events

Parent & Family Services works to engage and connect parents and family members in the University of Memphis community throughout the year. Join us for our next event or take advantage of one of our services to support your student!



Parent & Family Weekend, 2021 Date TBA

Whether you are a local or from outside the Mid-South, Parent and Family Weekend is a wonderful time to see your student, visit campus and get to experience life as a Tiger! You will have the opportunity to meet other Tiger families, faculty and University administrators. You won't want to miss this fun-filled weekend!

Learn more about Parent & Family Weekend >


Football Game Days

Experience a football game with your student each fall! Students may purchase up to two guest tickets with seats in the Student Section for each game at the Athletic Ticket Office for $10, while supplies last. Need more tickets? Purchase tickets for the whole family. 

Purchase tickets >



Parents for Penny, Parent & Family Spring Day, TBA

Parent & Family Services invites you to join us for a day of Tiger spirit and fun with your student at Parents for Penny! Join us for lunch downtown and pick up your spirit goodies. Then head out to explore Beale Street as you make your way to the FedEx Forum. Finally, yell your loudest "Go Tigers Go," as you cheer on Penny and the Tiger Basketball Team! 

Learn More about Parent & Family Spring Day >

Send Some Love  


Finals Care Packages

Finals can be a stressful time for students. Surprise and support your student during finals with a care package filled with yummy snacks and UofM goodies with proceeds supporting our Tiger Pantry. 

Learn more about and Order a Finals Care Packages >


Hug from Home

Surprise & support your student with a Hug from Home! These are a great way to send love to your student. Proceeds go to support our Tiger Food Pantry for students in need. 

Learn more and Order a Hug from Home >