CUI Parent & Family Weekend

  • Oct 1, 2021 10:00 AM - Oct 2, 2021 1:00 PM
  • Concordia University Irvine

    1530 Concordia West, Irvine, California 92612, US

Ticket Price $0.00-$10.00 This event is not available.

We look forward to welcoming CUI Parent & Families back on campus this year for the 2021 weekend celebration. 

Join the CUI community for a variety of events including; Friday Chapel, CUI Family Dinner in the Rodney Grimm Student Union, Athletic Events, & more!

Can't make it back to campus? Join us virtually on Friday from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Details below. Be sure to register for a special "at home participation box"!



Friday, October 1, 2021

10:30 am - 11:00 am: Chapel 

11:00 am - 2:00 pm: Lunch in the Rodney Grimm Student Union (purchase tickets on your own)

1:00 pm: Check-in opens on Eagles Landing Patio (Check-in any time between 1:00pm - 6:00pm)

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm: Tours & Open House

- Tour Campus and Learn More about the Eagle Athletics Initiative with Eron Jacobson '94, Executive Director of Development.

- Marine Biology Lab open

- Engineering Program Director Meet & Greet with Gabriela Espinosa, Director of Engineering 

- SSG Matthew Thompson Veterans Resource Center open house

- Preview the Concordia Choir Rehearsal featuring guest Jeremy Bankson

- Live & Virtual Estate Planning Seminar hosted by Jonathan Howard '04, Assoc. Director of Development.

- Virtual Parent Coffee Talk & Bingo. Meet President Thomas and other campus leaders during this virtual meet & greet and Q&A session. Then, log in and join virtually with your student as Tamara Sauer '02, MA '18, Senior Director of Alumni & Family Relations, hosts a LIVE Virtual Bingo game.

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm: 

Athletic Parent & Student Meet & Greet with Crystal Rosenthal '02, MCAA '08, Director of Athletics/Head Softball Coach and Glory Fung, Assoc. Athletic Director

Fine Arts Parent & Student Meet & Greet for students and families in music, theatre, and/or the arts

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm: CUI Family Dinner & Game Night with Dr. Thomas (Rodney Grimm Student Union)


Saturday, October 2, 2021

10:00 am - 11:30 am: CUI Family Brunch

11:30 am - 1:00 pm: Choose Your Own Adventure! (all family members are welcome)

Choice 1: Family Paint Event (Hosted by Tamara Sauer '02, MA '18 - Senior Director of Alumni & Family Relations)

$10 - price includes all paint supplies

Choice 2: Family Hike up French Hill (Guided by Dr. Meier) 

$10 - price includes Concordia Baseball Hat

Choice 3: Family Disc Golf Tournament

$10 - price includes Concordia Baseball Hat

5:00 pm: Women's Volleyball vs. Point Loma (CU Arena) Purchase Tickets separately HERE


Sunday, October 3, 2021

4:00 pm: Fall Festival of Hymn 2021: All Creation Sings! LEARN MORE & PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

ALL DAY: Final day to participate in CUI's Virtual Eagle Golf Classic. LEARN MORE & PURCHASE TICKETS HERE


Date & Time

Oct 1, 2021 10:00 AM - Oct 2, 2021 1:00 PM

Venue Details

Concordia University Irvine

1530 Concordia West, Irvine, California 92612, US

Concordia University Irvine
Concordia University Irvine

Our Mission

Concordia University Irvine, guided by the Great Commission of Christ Jesus and the Lutheran Confessions, empowers students through the liberal arts and professional studies for lives of learning, service, and leadership.


About Us

Concordia University Irvine prepares students for their vocations—their various callings in life. CUI offers undergraduate, graduate, and online bachelor's degrees in a beautiful Southern California location, with online and regional cohort options. Concordia’s undergraduate program is distinctive among universities in California because of its nationally recognized Enduring Questions & Ideas (Q&I) Core program, and its Lutheran heritage that provides a thoughtful and caring Christian community that lives out the theology of "Grace Alone. Faith Alone."