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Family Weekend

Admissions Campus Life Special Events Student Life


October 15, 2022


10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Dakota State University


We are excited to welcome DSU families to campus for Family Weekend, October 15, 2022. This yearly tradition is a great opportunity to make memories with your student, meet other DSU families, and learn more about the university.

Our schedule for that day will be as follows:

10:00 a.m. – Check-In at the Tunheim Classroom Building

10:30 a.m. – Welcome Session

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Brunch (tickets given at check-in to those that registered)

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Activities for Families provided by DSU Clubs

4:00 p.m. – Trojans Football Game vs. Presentation College (tickets given at check-in to those that registered)
Rushing for a Cure” Cancer Awareness Game WEAR PINK!

Register for the Event