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. Other events include the University Day of Prayer in March, and First Reunion for parents of graduating seniors each Spring. 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 21-22 Welcome Weekend
August 25 Fall Semester Classes Begin
October 10 Mid-Semester Break (No classes)
October 17-18 Homecoming Weekend
October 24-25 Family Weekend
November 27-28 Thanksgiving Holiday
December 5-7 Christmas Concert
December 8 Study Day (No Classes)
December 9-12 Finals Week
December 13 Midyear Commencement
December 13-January 11 Winter Break
January 12 Spring Semester Classes Begin
January 19 MLK Holiday
March 21-29 Spring Break
April 3 Good Friday Holiday
April 27 Study Day (No Classes)
April 28-May 1 Finals Week
May 2 Spring Commencement

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