Join us for Family Day!

Family Day 2021 is scheduled for Oct. 16. Pre-registration for the event is closed. Students and their guests may sign up for this event onsite at the ATC Building lobby beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 16.

Photos from Family Day 2019 can be found on our Comet Families' Facebook page.

Sample Schedule

Opening Program

ATC Building
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- Family Day 2021 Opening Program
Campus welcomes from University leadership, the Student Government President, Ryan Short, and distinguished alumni.

Family Tailgate

12:00 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Family Day Tailgate
Join us on the Campus Mall for the Family Day Tailgate, lunch will be provided by various food trucks. Enjoy student performances, pictures with Temoc, and tailgate activities provided by UT Dallas Departments:

  • Office of Student Volunteerism
  • Fraternity and Sorority Life
  • UT Dallas Chess Team
  • Student Organization Center
  • Student Wellness Center
  • University Recreation
  • Military and Veteran Center
  • The UT Dallas Activity Center and Rec Center West will be open to all Family Day guests. Please complete the required waiver if you wish to visit these amenities with your student.



    • Free for UT Dallas students and children under the age of 12.
    • $25 per person for family members.

    If you are unable to attend Family Day, there will be more involvement opportunities throughout the year.