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!


March 25

Residence Halls Close for Spring Break

March 27-31 Spring Break
April 6-7 Bruin Preview
April 21 Spring Concert
April 22 Fox Film Festival
April 24 Study Day (No Classes)
April 25-28 Finals Week
April 29 Spring Commencement
May 1 May Term Begins
May 19 May Term Ends
July/August Summer Send-off Barbecues (see Den page)
August 24-27 Welcome Weekend
August 28

Fall Semester Classes Begin

September 13 Serve Day
September 22 - 24 Homecoming Weekend
October 6 Mid-Semester Break (No classes)
October 26-27 Fall Bruin Preview
October 27-29 Family Weekend
November 23-24 Thanksgiving Holiday
December 16 Midyear Commencement
December 25-27 Christmas Holiday