Parent 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!


Bringing Women Together Mother-Daughter Brunch, March 16, 2019

Celebrate the connection between the women in your life during Women’s History Month, on March 16, 2019! Invite your mothers, grandmothers, and daughters to a special brunch. Presented by Parent and Family Services and Student Leadership and Involvement, there will be activities that honor the multi-generational bonds that are passed down between family members.  

Free to attend for University of Memphis students and their families. Brunch will be hosted in the Fountainview Room in the UC. 

Parents for Penny, Parent & Family Spring Day, February 10, 2019

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! 


Parent & Family Weekend, Fall 2019

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2018 Parent & Family Weekend! We look forward to seeing you again next year!

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!

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 (limit one vs. Ole Miss) at the Athletic Ticket Office for $10 ($25 for the Ole Miss football game), while supplies last. Need more tickets? Click here to purchase tickets for the whole family. 

Support Your Student

Finals Care Packages

Surprise and support your student during finals with a care package from Parent & Family Services!

Hugs from Home

Send your student some encouragement throughout the school year with a "Hugs from Home" bottle!