Family Weekend

Family Weekend

Centennial Family Weekend

Friday, February 8

8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Simmons Great Hall

Your name tags (which allow you free admission into basketball games), Family Weekend Guides, class visitation locations, free coffee vouchers and much more await you at the registration table. . .be sure to come by!

Class Visitation 

Want to see for yourself what a JBU class is really like? Check in at the registration table for details.

Family Weekend Chapel
10 to 10:45 a.m.  |  Cathedral of the Ozarks

Share the campus worship experience with your student and the JBU community. President Pollard will speak.

Bible Department Student Papers Symposia
4 to 5:30 p.m.  |  Soderquist Board Room, 2nd Floor, Mabee Center

Sponsored by Theta Alpha Kappa: National Honor Society for Religious Studies and Theology students.

2019 Student Works Exhibit Opening
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.  |  Windgate Visual Arts West

Refreshments served

Student Theatre Presentation of
Sense and Sensibility
7:30 p.m.  |  Berry Performing Arts Center

Purchase tickets.

Meet the Cast Reception

Immediately following the play.  |  Berry Performing Arts Center lobby

Saturday, February 9

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  |  Simmons Great Hall

Presidents Open House
8:30 to 9:15 a.m OR 9:15 to 10 a.m.

Dr. Chip and Carey Pollard’s residence

Family Brunch
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  |  Kresge Dining Hall, Mabee Center

Enjoy a very special brunch with an amazing variety of breakfast and lunch favorites!

Bible Department Used Book Sale
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  |  Dye Conference Room, 

adjacent to Kresge Dining Hall
Sponsored by Theta Alpha Kappa

Women and Men’s Ultimate Frisbee Matches
9 and 10:30 a.m., respectively  |  Ultimate Frisbee Field (behind tennis courts)

Intra-squad Scrimmage

Men’s Rugby Match

TBD |  Rugby Pitch

Men’s JBU Rugby Club vs. TBD

Student Theatre Presentation of
Sense and Sensibility
1 p.m.  |  Berry Performing Arts Center

Purchase tickets.

Women and Men’s JBU Basketball Games
2 and 4 p.m., respectively |  Bill George Arena

JBU vs. Oklahoma Panhandle State


Student Talent and Variety Show
7:30 p.m.  |  Cathedral of the Ozarks

The winners will be announced at the end of the show. Overflow livestream in Walker Student Center. Presented by Student Events and Activities.

Talent and Variety Show Reception
9 to 10 p.m. |  Walker Student Center Atrium

Hosted by the JBU Parent Council

Pool Open
Friday 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday 2 to 4 p.m.
Sunday 2 to 4 p.m.

Walton Lifetime Health Complex



Questions? Contact Us.