Frequently Asked Questions
Family Weekend is free for all families who register. However, there are several events throughout the weekend that require purchased tickets including the Cardinal Tailgate, Family Weekend Brunch, and DC Tours. You can purchase tickets for these events when registering for Family Weekend.
DC has numerous hotels that are near campus or a short metro ride away. For more information on hotels please visit our hotel information page.
The deadline to register for Family Weekend is October 4, 2013.
Check out CUA's Visitor Information Page.
Pryzbyla University Center, 2nd floor Lobby. (Campus Map)
Check-in will be available from 2 - 4 p.m. on Friday, and from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturday.
On campus parking will be available. All vehicles must be in a marked parking space. Please do not park in yellow zones, on grass or walkways, in handicap or other specifically reserved spaces, or at loading docks or crosswalks. Depending on your accommodations, taking Metrorail may be a more convenient option for traveling to and from campus.
Yes, Catholic University is located on the red line, at the Brookland-CU stop. (WMATA Website)
Siblings who are 16 and older may stay with their same sex sibling overnight. These siblings must be registered in advance, so make sure you register the sibling on the Family Weekend registration website
No, most of the Family Weekend events are free for CUA students, including the Cardinal Tailgate and the Family Weekend Brunch. Fees for the DC Tours do apply to students. Please include your CUA student when registering for Family Weekend.
CUA has a very detailed policy regarding reasonable accommodations at university events. To request additional accommodations please contact the Office of Campus Activities at 202-319-6003 at least one week prior to the event to request accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.
Yes, all family members should register for Family Weekend so we are able to plan to accommodate everyone.
Registration and other fees are non-refundable.
All registration must be done online and we accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express. We do not accept payments by cash or check.
For any additional questions please contact the Office of Campus Activities at: 202-319-6003 or email@example.com