Family Weekend

The University of St. Thomas will host virtual experiences for families and provide an inclusive, on-campus experience for students. We can't wait to see you October 9-11, 2020, for our Virtual Family Weekend!

All virtual program links and details will be on TOMMIE LINK.

Family Weekend Speaker

Join Dr. Yohuru Williams our Family Weekend Speaker: Rethinking career pathways in an Age of Uncertainty. Welcome by President Sullivan at 7:00 p.m. Zoom link available on Tommie Link.

Poster - Family Weekend Speaker

Does your Pet have TOMMIE SPIRIT?

Does your pet have TOMMIE Spirit? Send in photos of your pets in their best Tommie Spirit to by October 3 for a feature on Social Media for Homecoming Week!

COMMON - Tommie Spirit

Well-Being 5K Virtual Run/Walk 2020

Together we race from our campus and communities. Participating in the Well-Being 5K Virtual Run/Walk allows you to pick your own route and run or walk at your own pace. Together we are still connected and can share and spread the Tommie Spirit. Sign up on Tommie Link for a printable bib, personal signage and details for shout outs and prizes.


Family Weekend Take Over the Anderson - Well-Being 5K Virtual Run/Walk

Sidewalk Symposium

Hosted by the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, the 2nd Annual Sidewalk Symposium is a unique way to experience student research! Keep an eye on the pavement as their art crops up on campus throughout the week of October 5-9. Follow Student Affairs social media feeds for more about our featured artist-scholars.

Poster - Sidewalk Symposium

Virtual Welcome from Student Diversity & Inclusion Services

Begin your Family Weekend activities with the staff and students of Student Diversity & Inclusion Services (SDIS) and the Diversity Activities (DAB). We will be discussing our programs and how your family can connect to our offerings this academic year. Details and Zoom link on Tommie Link.

Pulitzer Proud - Virtual Welcome

A Faith Family Away from Home

Join the Campus Ministry Team this Family Weekend as we share our work with students and our brand new home, the Iversen Center for Faith!



Self-care is Changemaking at St. Thomas - A Faith Family Away from Home

Boom Boom Bingo!

Join us for Boom Boom Bingo! This is no ordinary game of will be hosted by a live DJ! There will be multiple changes to win and of course a whole lot of BINGO Fun. ZOOM link and details on Tommie Link.


Flu Shot Clinic - Boom Boom Bingo

Family Weekend Guided Painting

We are so excited to invite our Tommies and their families to join us for a Guided Canvas event to paint St. Thomas in the fall. Families can choose to have their student pick up their family kit or do a curbside pick up from the Anderson Student Center. Sign up on Tommie Link by September 29.

Purple on the Plaza - Family Weekend Guided Painting

Tommies Gather in the Kitchen

Recipes are about more than just missing ingredients in a bowl. They are traditions handed down over generations. Share your favorite recipe with the St. Thomas Community. These recipes will be shared on social media so we can gather in the kitchen. Submit recipes here!


Tommie Together Volunteer Event - Tommies Gather in the Kitchen

Family Weekend Tommies Volunteer Together

St. Thomas' commitment to the common good inspires many to volunteer in their local communities. We encourage your family to consider participating in one of these DIY Volunteer projects from home as a family or over zoom. Send us a picture of your final project at

Poster - Family Weekend Tommies Volunteer Together

University of St. Thomas Homecoming Color Pages by Create[Space]

Enjoy these great University of St. Thomas Coloring Pages with family and use your creativity! Don't forget to share your creations on social media and tag @ustcreatespace and @uofstthomasmn

poster - CreateSpace Coloring Book

Campus Store Homecoming/Family Weekend Sale!

The University of St. Thomas Campus Store will be offering 20% off clothing and gifts October 9-11, 2020 ONLINE and in stores. Free Christmas Ornament on purchases over $50 (while supplies last).

Don't miss out on this great deal!


Poster - Campus Store Homecoming/Family Weekend Sale