Save the date! September 25 - 27, 2015
We look forward to seeing you for Family Weekend on Friday, September 25 and Saturday, September 26! Family Weekend is a great time to return to Belhaven to see your student. The weekend is full of activities OR you can just hang out and cheer for the Belhaven Blazers football team.
|Friday, September 25, 2015|
|8:30am – 3:00pm||Belhaven Discovery Day Program
For all siblings and family members interested in enrolling in the Belhaven traditional program. Please contact Admission Office!
|9:00am – 7:00pm||Belhaven Bookstore open with Family Weekend specials!|
|9:00am – 7:00pm||Shoebird Café open|
|11:30am - 2:00pm||Lunch available – Belhaven University Dining Commons ($6.50 per person, pay at the cashier)|
|1:00pm – 5:00pm||Belhaven “Think Center” Open House
Come visit where your student can get help to make them successful in all aspects of college…plus it’s a really cool space
|3:30pm- 5:00pm||Faculty Panel – “Keys to Academic Success” in The Think Center
Some of our top professors share what the keys are for students to be successful in their academic careers at Belhaven and beyond.
|5:30pm – 7:00pm||Family Catfish Dinner in the Dining Commons ($6.50, pay at the cashier) Come have some of the best catfish in Mississippi!|
|8:00pm – 10:00pm||Rec the Night!!! Sponsored by Belhaven Activities and Intramurals
This popular Belhaven event is open to students and families. Come play or watch as participants try their skills at laser tag (Auxiliary Gym), Dodgeball (Rugg Arena), Inflatable Slide and glow in the dark themed yard games (Lower Practice Field) and more!
|10:00pm||Friday night Sibling Sleepover
Siblings (of same gender) may stay overnight in their brother or sister’s room! Check in with RA.
|Saturday, September 26, 2015|
|10:00am – 12:00pm||Bookstore and Shoebird Café open|
|10:00am||Brunch in the Dining Commons ($6.50 per person, pay at cashier)|
|10:00am||Campus Update and Q&A with President Parrott in the Student Center (light refreshments served, free to all)
Dr. Roger Parrott will share the latest news as well as answer your questions. Don’t miss it!
|12:00pm – 1:30pm||Belhaven Football Tailgate sponsored by Admission, Student & Residential Life, and Campus Operations staff and families @ Newell Field
From our family to yours! Come join us before the Blazers play for a cookout, games, face-painting, and cheer practice. Drawings throughout tailgate for “BU stuff” ($5.00 per person/$25 per family maximum, pay at the tent)
|12:45pm||Coin Toss Drawing: Tailgate Tent @ Newell Field
Drawing for a family and their student to serve as “honorary captains” and toss of coin…winners must be at tailgate and will also receive a BU Blazer “game day” package of merchandise – at Tailgate Tent
|1:30pm||Belhaven Blazer Football vs. Huntington University|
|Evening||Dinner on your own with your student|
|Sunday, September 27, 2015|
|Morning||Worship and Brunch on your own with your student|