Frequently Asked Questions  

Family Weekend will be held November 12-14, 2021.

Stay tuned for more information about how to register for Family Weekend 2021! Family Association members will receive priority registration for Family Weekend. Learn more and join the Family Association here.

This information will be announced soon! Priority registration will be open for Family Association members first, followed by regular registration for all other LSU families.

All families of current LSU students are invited to attend Family Weekend. 

Definitely! Family Weekend is for everyone to enjoy, no matter their age. 

If you want to take full advantage of the opportunities available throughout the weekend, we encourage you to arrive by Friday morning (November 12). We will host educational sessions, meet-and-greets, and more throughout Friday. The tailgate and football game will be held on Saturday, and the weekend will culminate with a Jazz Brunch on Sunday. More details about the Family Weekend 2021 schedule will be posted here as they become available. 

All payments for LSU Family Weekend are made by using a credit card on the online registration form. MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express are accepted. There will be a 2.5% credit card processing fee on all transactions.

Yes, your LSU student is considered a Family Weekend attendee and must register and pay the fee to attend Family Weekend-sponsored events.

No, Family Weekend registrations are nonrefundable.

Yes, students will need to know the name of the primary registered contact and may pick up the packet during check-in.

A list of hotels offering Family Weekend 2021 discounts will be added to our website soon. To view additional lodging options in the Baton Rouge area, click here.

The LSU Tigers will be playing the University of Arkansas in Tiger Stadium. Stay tuned for more information about purchasing football tickets for Family Weekend 2021!

Football tickets will be available to family members registered for Family Weekend. Details on how to purchase these tickets will be sent in a confirmation email received after registering for Family Weekend. Only registered family members are eligible for these football tickets.

Football tickets in the Family Weekend allotment are reserved ONLY for family members registered for Family Weekend.  The number of football tickets ordered CANNOT EXCEED the number of family members that you register for Family Weekend. For information on football tickets available to the general public, please visit  

All registered families will receive an email with parking details prior to Family Weekend. Please note that parking on Saturday is controlled by the LSU Athletic Department.

Absolutely! We always recommend comparing the schedule of events to see if it is feasible to attend both. Tickets for Fall Family Weekend will be on sale till closer to the event, so you have plenty of time to weigh your options.