Parents’ Information

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Whether it’s moving day (again), Parents Weekend, or just a quick visit to see your son or daughter, you’ll be visiting Athens many times over the next four years. We want to make sure you don’t miss out on all that Athens County has to offer.

Here for an Ohio University Event?

Visit our Where to Stay page to find your room for Bobcat Student Orientation, home football games, parents weekend, or one of the many other Ohio University events!

Ohio University provides great information for OHIO Parents HERE.

2017-2018 Upcoming Ohio University Event Weekends

Parents Weekend
September 15-17, 2017

October 6-8, 2017
Dads Weekend
November 3-5, 2017
Sibs Weekend
February 2-4, 2018
Moms Weekend
April 6-8, 2018

Book your room now! Most hotels book to capacity during these special family weekends. Check availabilities of local lodgings.   We recommend checking our ongoing events calendar for other great events happening in the region during your visit to Athens.  And remember, any weekend is a great weekend to visit your OHIO student!  

Also, be sure to check out the Athens County Service Directory for handy information on local financial services, auto repair, utility providers, and more.