Upcoming Events

Homecoming 2018

In conjunction with UNF Homecoming, the Office of Parent and Family Programs will host a Spring Fling Family Day on Saturday, Feb. 17. 


Please note, guests must register and pay to attend the Spring Fling Family Day. Students may attend with their parent(s), family, friend(s) free of charge, but must be included in the registration form. To register for the Spring Fling Family Day, please access the registration form here

Spring Fling Family Day Schedule of Events: 

10 a.m.
Osprey Clubhouse, 2nd floor by the elevator

Check-in for the fun-filled day.

Parents Association Meeting, Program and Lunch
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Osprey Clubhouse, Multipurpose Room, 2nd floor

Network with other parents and get updates and news from the Parents Association and Student Government. The meeting will feature guest speaker, Janet Owen, UNF Vice President of Governmental Affairs. Owen will be discussing higher education issues that will be covered during the legislative session and how families can become advocates for UNF.

Women's Basketball v. USC Upstate
2 p.m.
UNF Arena

Tickets will be available at event check-in or at the entrance of the game with Jeanne Middleton.

Zip Lining and Canoeing
1 – 5 p.m.
Lake Oneida, Golden Pavilion, Building 54, Lot 100

Experience the one-of-a-kind zip line over Lake Oneida and canoeing.

Guided Nature Trail Tour
3 – 4 p.m.
Robert W. Loftin Nature Trails, Golden Pavilion, Building 54, Lot 100

Meet your tour guide at the Golden Pavilion and immerse yourself in UNF's natural surroundings in the wildlife sanctuary. This walk will take you a quarter-mile around Lake Oneida and will explore up to five fresh water habitats. Bring water, wear closed-toe shoes and dress for the weather.

Homecoming Village
5 – 7 p.m.
UNF Arena Plaza

Join us for Homecoming Village, an afternoon of fun in the Arena Plaza before the 6th Man Game! This family-friendly event features all of the best parts of tailgating without all of the work. There will be food, refreshments, outdoor games, music, a photo booth and a variety of campus organizations offering activities and giveaways. It’s a great time to catch up with friends, pick up your 6th Man Game ticket packages, and get into the UNF spirit before the Ospreys take on the Highlanders!

Check in at the Parents Association tent to get your ticket, 6th man t-shirt and concession voucher!

6th Man Homecoming Basketball Game
7 p.m.
UNF Arena

The 6th Man is back! We're excited to present this special ticket package for alumni, parents and families at the UNF Men's Basketball Homecoming game versus NJIT. Be the Osprey’s sixth man and show your Osprey pride from the stands!

A PDF copy of the Spring Fling Family Day schedule can be downloaded here




Additional Homecoming Events

 *Please note, these events require separate registration and/or fees from the Spring Fling Family Day event.*

Women's Tennis vs FAU
Sunday, Feb. 11 

Men's Basketball vs USC Upstate
Thursday, Feb. 15

7 p.m.
UNF Arena

Men's Tennis vs Georgia State
Friday, Feb. 16 

3 p.m.
UNF Tennis Complex

UNF Osprey Invitational
Friday, Feb. 16

3:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.
UNF Softball Complex

Baseball vs Radford
Friday, Feb. 16 

6 p.m.
Harmon Baseball Stadium Map

Blue & Gray Bash
Friday, Feb.16
7 p.m.
UNF Field House
Cost: $50

Join us at the Blue & Gray Bash the Friday night of Homecoming! Reconnect with friends and classmates, while enjoying an unforgettable night of fun and a "Taste of the Town" – all while supporting UNF student scholarships.
More details here.


"9 to 5" Musical 
Friday, Feb. 16
7:30 p.m.
Cost: Free, but donations are greatly appreciated
The Musical Theater Club presents the musical, "9 to 5". 

Swoop the Loop 5K & Fun Run
Saturday, Feb. 17
9 a.m.
Osprey Plaza
Cost: See Pricing on Event Page

Swoop the Loop will include a 5K race through UNF's beautiful campus, as well as a 1-mile Fun Run for families and children. Following the run, stay for the post-race entertainment complete with music and family-friendly activities!
More details here.

Baseball vs Radford
Saturday, Feb. 17
2 p.m.
Harmon Baseball Stadium

Softball vs UT Arlington
Saturday, Feb. 17
2:30 p.m.
UNF Softball Complex

Please continue to check back for more upcoming events!