Homecoming & Family Weekend
Don't miss Family Weekend, one of our favorite traditions. We have so much planned, including the Akron-Kent football game on Oct. 12.
Schedule of events
Paint a pumpkin, make a tie-dye shirt, explore Akron's history, experience esports and more during Family Weekend, which coincides with Homecoming Weekend.What's planned
Let us know you’re coming! Sign up today to reserve your spot.Register today
Before the big game, join us at the Official Homecoming Tailgate from noon to 3 p.m. in the lot immediately east of the stadium.Tailgate details
Make it a weekend! Akron offers a variety of overnight accommodations, including some close to campus.Hotel discounts
Check back closer to Family Weekend for a list of discounts at local restaurants and shops.
T-shirts for you
Pre-order a Family Weekend T-shirt by Sept. 20 and pick it up during check in at Simmons Hall.Order now