Parent & Family Weekend

2022 Parent and Family Weekend Recap

September 22-24, 2023 - See you there!

Join us for our 7th Annual Parent and Family Weekend! There will be many events for parents and families to learn about and experience student life at San José State University and the surrounding downtown community including a Spartan Football tailgate and game.

We invite all our SJSU family members to join us for a memorable weekend!  Check out the list of events, review our ticket package, and local hotel accommodations below!

Ticket sales for Saturday and Sunday are closed.  You can buy tickets to Friday's tailgate and game up to the event.

Football Game & Tailgate Tickets:


  • All guests must register for the event (SJSU students, adults and youth)
  • SJSU students receive free admission to football games with their student ID and can sit with Parent and Family Weekend attendees who purchase athletic tickets.
  • Questions? Visit our FAQ page or email at
  • We are unable to process refunds.  All sales are final.

Events Schedule

2023 Parent & Family Weekend Evenrs

Local Accommodations

Traveling from out of the area? Check out these local accommodations providing special rates for our SJSU families.