Family Weekend

Come to campus and join your Yote for Family Weekend!  The fun starts Friday, October 28, with games, a photo booth, and family competitions in the Quad, followed by a variety show later in the evening.  Saturday brings tailgating and C of I football at Simplot Stadium versus Eastern Oregon. Register now to get your exclusive Family Weekend t-shirt!

Register here or call the alumni office at 208-459-5301!

Tentative Schedule of Events


4:30 p.m.                            Campus tour led by Anne Whitwood, meet at the clock tower in the center of campus. 

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.                 “Chaos In the Quad” - Music, games, registration, etc. in the Quad

6:30 p.m.                             Dinner in the Café with your Yote            

7 p.m.                                 Volleyball Game (tickets sold online or at the door)            

8:00 – 9:30 p.m.                YoteFam Variety Show - Student variety show, “minute to win it”-style in Jewett Auditorium

Saturday, Oct. 29

10 a.m.                                 Tailgating - JAAC parking lot opens at 8 a.m. Click here for tailgating information at the C of I. 

12:30 p.m.                           Yote Fan Parade to the Stadium               

1 p.m.                                   Football Game

There are no events planned on Sunday as an official part of the schedule, but parents are certainly invited to make individual plans with your Yote to complete the weekend.

Lodging and other information

The Best Western hotel in Caldwell offers discounted rates; call 888-454-3522 or 208-454-7225 to reserve rooms.

For more information about Family Weekend, call the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 208-459-5770 or email [email protected] .

If you still need to snag some Coyote Gear, just click here to go to the online Coyote Store.


Sally Skinner
Director of Alumni & Parent Relations
[email protected]