Dates and Events

George Fox University parents are invited to take part in many events and activities throughout the year.
The biggest family event of the year is Family Weekend. For fine arts, athletic, and holiday events, consult the University Calendar. We encourage you to be involved with your student's college life by participating in these great events.

Place these dates on your calendar!


August 27-28 Welcome Weekend
August 31 Fall Semester Classes Begin
October 9-10 Homecoming Weekend
October 16 Mid-Semester Break (No classes)
October 30-31 Family Weekend
November 26-27 Thanksgiving Holiday
December 11-13 Christmas Concert
December 14 Study Day (No Classes)
December 15-18 Finals Week
December 19 Midyear Commencement
December 19 - January 10  Winter Break
January 11 Spring Semester Classes Begin
January 18 MLK Holiday
March 19-27 Spring Break
April 25 Study Day (No Classes)
April 26-29 Finals Week
April 30 Spring Commencement