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Carolina Family Weekend

Carolina Family Weekend 2018

Carolina Family Weekend 2018 took place Friday, September 21, 2018 - Sunday, September 23, 2018, in conjunction with the Carolina vs. Pittsburgh football game.

Carolina Family Weekend is full of tradition and excitement and is a wonderful time for families to reconnect with their student(s), meet other Carolina families, and connect with faculty and staff. There are exciting programs and events to explore and enjoy the vibrant Carolina community.


Carolina Family Weekend 2019 dates will be announced mid-February 2019.

  • Stay informed about all Carolina family news, events, an information by creating an account on the UNC Family Experience online portal.


Carolina Family Weekend Highlights:

  • The Annual Carolina Family Meeting (all participants will be presented a chance to win a semester of free, in-state tuition)
  • Carolina Family BBQ in The Pit
  • Tar Heel athletic events, including a Carolina football game
  • Carolina Inn Brunch
  • Carolina Legacy Pinning Ceremony
  • Kilometers for the Kids one-mile fun run and 5K
  • Open houses, cultural performances, specialized tours, and more!
  • You can view the full schedule of events under Related Files on the right side of this page.