Family Programs & Events

We recognize that your support and involvement play a vital role in your college student's journey, and we're thrilled to provide you with programs and events designed specifically for families and supporters. These are your opportunities to connect with fellow family members, engage with university resources and gain valuable insights into your student's college experience.

Parent & Family Orientation

Parent and Family Orientation occurs alongside orientation for new first-year and transfer students. Attend sessions to learn about how to support your student's success during their time at App State. Lodging discounts are available.

App State Family Weekend

Save the date! Fall Family Weekend is September 27 - 29, 2024!
Family Weekend promotes the engagement of Mountaineer families through unique programming opportunities in the High Country.

Visiting the High Country

Learn about campus tours, info sessions and open house, and explore events offered on campus that are open to students and the public.

Get information about visitor parking, parking fees and transportation options both on campus and around the town of Boone.

Find detailed information about locations and buildings on campus, locate available parking areas and explore guided tours that can be done virtually or in-person.

Boone Area Resources