Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend

Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend

Mark Your Calendars for Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend

October 14-16, 2022


We look forward to seeing you again.

Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend is one of the highlights of the fall semester at Penn State Behrend.

There is a lot to celebrate at Penn State Behrend: a beautiful campus, talented faculty who foster academic excellence, a wide variety of extracurricular activities, the opportunity to develop close, lasting friendships, and much more.

Please check back as we get closer for a final schedule and a link to register for events.



Beloved Annual Events (following health and safety guidance)

  • Free Family Picnic Lunch
  • Family Carnival
  • Midnight Bingo (at earlier time)
  • Berkey Creamery Ice Cream with the Chancellor
  • Behrend Athletics Games
  • Penn State Football Watching Party
  • Glenhill Farmhouse Historical Tour
  • Yahn Planetarium Shows
  • Updates from the Chancellor
  • ​​​Admissions Info Sessions

Alumni-Specific Events



There are several hotels in the area and many of them offer Behrend special event rates. Please visit our lodging page for more details. 



For general parking information, view the Parking & Campus Map (PDF).



Registration will open summer 2022.