Join us for Family Day!

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 — Family Day is a UT Dallas tradition that brings students and their families together for a full day of fun. Meet other families, enjoy a catered lunch, and find out what's happening on campus!

Schedule of Events


10:00 a.m. — Edith O'Donnell Arts and Technology Building, First Floor Lobby

Opening Program

10:30 a.m. — Edith O'Donnell Arts and Technology Building, Main Auditorium

Speakers include:

  • President of UT Dallas, David E. Daniel
  • Dean of Students, Dr. Dean Fitch
  • Student Government President, Brooke Knudtson
  • Keynote Speaker, Kenneth Pugh

Sports Clinic

10-11:30 a.m. — Activity Center

An all-sports clinic for guests 5-12 years old that will take place during the Opening Program.

Family Tailgate

11:30 a.m. — Campus Mall outside the Student Union

Enjoy a catered lunch, live music, family-friendly activities and a Family Day volunteer project.

Family Day Soccer Game

5 p.m. — Cheer on our UT Dallas Comets as we battle UT Tyler. Admission is included with your Family Day registration.



  • Free for UT Dallas students and children under 12.
  • $25 per person for family members.
  • Register by Friday, Sept. 26.

If you are unable to attend Family Day, there will be more involvement opportunities during the fall semester.