Parent and Family Weekend

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Registration ONLINE is closed. We are taking walk-up Registrations from 9-12p.m. tomorrow in the Stamps Courtyard. 

Schedule *All activities are FREE for CBU Students 

Friday, November 9
Event Time Location
Registration *Gift Included at Registration 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stamps Courtyard
Parent and Student Connection Time-Meet up with your Lancer!     
Kick-Off Lunch *Included in Registration 12 p.m. Van Dyne Gym

Academic Open Houses *Light refreshments provided

*Visit with faculty, students and the dean's of each of our schools and colleges

1-4 p.m.

See Locations Below

Parent and Family Weekend Pregame Party 

*Food Trucks, Music and Family Fun on the Events Center Plaza! Food will be available to purchase

5 p.m. Events Center Plaza

Men's Lancer Basketball vs. San Diego Christian

Tickets for the Men's Basketball Game Friday night are no longer available through the Office of Parent Relations. “Full Allocation for parent/family weekend basketball tickets has been reached. To purchase tickets visit” 

By Phone: Contact the CBU Box Office at 877-456-LANCER
By Email: Contact the CBU Box Office at

7 p.m. Events Center
Saturday, November 10
Event Time Location
Special Presentation: Architect of Eastern Skyscrapers
and the California Style, Henry L.A. Jekel presented by Dr. Vincent Moses
10 a.m. Staples Room
Blue vs. Gold CBU Baseball Game *Included in Registration 11 a.m. Totman Stadium
Parent Prayer Group Meeting 2 p.m. Staples Room
Student Art Exhibit and Experience *Explore this interactive art exhibit taking you visually through the college experience as told by CBU ART students 3 p.m. Front Lawn

Fortuna Bowl Block Party *Food Trucks, Music, Games and Family Fun!

Food available to purchase

3 p.m. Front Lawn
Fortuna Bowl  *Intramural Flag Football Championships (Men and Women) the 27 Year Tradition continues... 5:30 p.m. Front Lawn
Community Life Firework Show  8 p.m. Front Lawn

*CBU Students are FREE for all activities

Registration ONLINE is closed. We are taking walk-up Registrations from 9-12p.m. tomorrow in the Stamps Courtyard. 


Parent & Family Weekend 2018

We are so excited you are joining us! Here are the details for your visit to CBU!

Parking: When you arrive to campus there will be signage with areas to park. Please follow the signs. We have 3 parking locations : Diana Street (full closure for parking), Health Science Campus Lots and Magnolia Church (North Lot). Shuttles will be running from all locations every 7-10 minutes to assist getting you to your destinations.

Check-in: Located in the Stamps Courtyard from 9am-4pm Friday the 9th and  9am-12pm Saturday the 10th. Pick up your schedule, your Lancer giveaway, snacks and information!

Weather: Sunny with a high of 79 degrees and a low of 44 degrees. It's going to be perfect! Bring a sweater for Fortuna Bowl and fireworks.

Basketball Tickets: All tickets you have reserved must be picked up by 2:00 p.m. on Friday, November 9th or they will be returned to the ticketing office and be placed for sale. There are a couple easy ways to claim your tickets:

1. Send you student to the box office/ticketing window this week prior to your arrival. They can claim your tickets for you ahead of your arrival. 

2. When you arrive go straight to the box office/ticketing window and claim your tickets. Then head over and check in with us!

3. Claim tickets at lunch. A table will be set-up outside the Van Dyne Gymnasium during the Kick-Off lunch from 12pm-2pm. You or your student can claim the ticket then!

Academic Open Houses: Meet faculty, staff and the Dean's. See projects and visit with other families and studentsLocations for the Academic Open Houses are below.

Lancer Scramble: Fun interactive game for the family. Turn in the completed Word of the Weekend Saturday between 3pm-6pm to the Parent Welcome Tent for a chance to win a GoPro Hero 5, Bose Headphones or a Bluetooth speaker.

Full Schedule for the Weekend can be found above.

Academic Open Houses
Friday– November 9th, 2018

1:00 – 4:00 pm

Academic Department


College of Architecture, Visual Arts & Design

Fine Arts Gallery (Village)

College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Staples Room

College of Engineering

Engineering Project Hall

College of Health Sciences

Health Science Lawn

College of Nursing

Nursing Courtyard

Department of Aviation Science



Wallace Theater


Innovators' B

Arts and Sciences

Innovators’ B

School of Education

Tillery Room

Division of Natural & Mathematical Sciences

James 181

School of Business

Business Lobby (2nd floor)

School of Christian Ministries

Yeager B217

School of Music

Music 101

Online & Professional Studies

Innovators’ A

Welcome to Parent & Family Weekend! | #PFW2018