Family Weekend

Virtual Family Weekend 2020

Families on the mall

In an effort to protect the health and safety of the campus community and all of our Creighton families, the in-person agenda for Family Weekend 2020 has been canceled, but an agenda of engaging virtual programs is available free of charge! 

Please note, unlike previous years, you must register for each event that you wish to attend. 

You’re welcome to attend as many events as your schedule allows. Shortly after you register for an event, you will receive a separate message with your link to join.  

Virtual Dinner with DSL

Thursday, September 24 | 6-7 p.m.
Join to learn more about how Creighton is promoting social engagement, wellness, and community during these trying times. Please register for this event by Sept. 23rd
Register Here >>

The White and The Blue Spirit Day​

Friday, September 25 | All Day
Show off your Bluejay Spirit by wearing the white and the blue! Take a photo and tag @creightonnewbluejays on Instagram.
Check Out Submissions Here >>

Virtual Family Learning with Tim Bastian

Friday, September 25 | 3-3:30 p.m.
Engage in a fun presentation from Heider College of Business professor Tim Bastian. 
Register Here >>

Virtual Family Learning with Dr. Lee Budesheim

Friday, September 25 | 3:30-4 p.m.
Participate in a lecture from College of Arts and Sciences professor Lee Budesheim (with content from his honors course on the Psychology of Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Intergroup Conflict).
Register Here >>

Virtual Family Learning with the College of Nursing

Friday, September 25 | 4-4:30 p.m.
Hear about mindful practice from faculty members in the College of Nursing. 
Register Here >>

Virtual Trivia Night (Presented by Parent and Family Programs)

Friday, September 25 | 6-7:30 p.m.
Create a team of up to 10 participants and join for a night of trivia! See the registration link for more instructions
Register Here >>

Family Video Chat Raffle

Saturday, September 26 | All Day
Video chat with your student, take a screenshot, and tag @creightonnewbluejays to enter a raffle!
Check Out Submissions Here >>

Virtual Jaywalk

Saturday, September 26 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Share a video walking or running a 5k (or another distance!) and make a contribution of your choosing to support scholarships for Jesuit Academy, a local grade school.
Learn More and Register Here >>

Creighton Families for Miracle Families

Saturday, September 26 | 1-2 p.m.
Connect with the students who organize Creighton’s Dance Marathon, hear about what Dance Marathon supports, and interact with Miracle Families.
Register Here >>

Virtual Escape Rooms

Saturday, September 26 | 2-3 p.m., 3-4 p.m., or 4-5 p.m.
Have fun as a family participating in a virtual escape room. There are five opportunities offered each hour, and a total of 8 people can participate in each room.
Register for a 2 p.m. Room Here >> (ALL SPOTS RESERVED)
Register for a 3 p.m. Room Here >> (ALL SPOTS RESERVED)
Register for a 4 p.m. Room Here >>

Virtual Mass at Morrison

Sunday, September 27 | 8-9 p.m.
View a live-streamed version of the weekly, student-attended Mass at Morrison.
Tune In Here >>