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Northwest Missouri State University

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Family Weekend 2014

September 19-21

Registration will be available starting August 1st

Family Weekend at Northwest is an exciting time to celebrate not only our students, but those that support them while at Northwest as part of our extended Northwest family!

We hope you and your family can join us for a Northwest tradition and see the places and meet the people that are an important part of being a Bearcat!

To register for Family Weekend, click here.

To learn about various discounts from local businesses, click here.

Family Weekend Schedule 2014

Please check back here to view a Schedule of Family Weekend Events!

 Campus Dining Hours for Family Weekend
This includes areas such as the Jones, Forest Village, and the Starbucks in Novel Grounds.

All activities are subject to change. Please visit our website for an updated schedule and to reserve tickets.
*In case of inclement weather, activity location TBD 

5K Route

The 5K Run starts on College Ave (4th Street) right in front of the International Plaza. Runners will go east and take a left onto University Drive where they will take the sidewalk through campus that runs parallel to University Drive. Next, runners will do the first loop by taking a left at Centennial Drive, right at College Park Drive, right at West 16th Street, right at College Drive and end this loop with a right on Centennial Drive. The second loop will include following Centennial Drive and taking a left on College Park Drive, taking a right in the parking lot south of the high rises, a right between the high rises and softball field, a right onto Northwest Drive and finishing the loop by taking a right onto College Park Drive. The runners will stay on College Park Drive until taking a left at College Avenue (4th Street) and finishing the run at Circle Drive in front of Lamkin Activity Center.

Information for Family of the Year will be released at a later date