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Frequently Asked Questions

The following is a list of responses for the most frequently asked questions about Fall Family Weekend. If you can not find the answer to your question, please contact us at


Registration for Fall Family Weekend will open in July and all active members of the Tennessee Family Association will receive registration information via their email.

Families with active membership in the Tennessee Family Association can register for Fall Family Weekend. If you are not a member of the Association, you can join for free by visiting the Tennessee Family Hub.
While we hope your student will attend Fall Family Weekend events with you, they aren’t automatically included in your registration. You will need to register each individual member attending Fall Family Weekend, including your student.
Unfortunately, we are not able to take registrations over the phone. You may register online using the Tennessee Family Hub.
No, there is no onsite registration.
No, we are unable to provide a waitlist for closed events. It is possible that passes/tickets to “sold out” events will become available if current registrants make changes to or cancel their registrations. When this occurs, their tickets are released and become available online.
No, unfortunately, we don’t allow registrations to be transferred to another Volunteer family. If you need to cancel or modify your registration, please email us at
The Family Engagement Team will send a comprehensive email including the finalized schedule, parking information and check-in instructions one week prior to Fall Family Weekend.

Football Tickets

After you have completed your Fall Family Weekend registration, you will be prompted to purchase your football tickets on the UT Athletics Ticketing website. If you didn’t complete this step, please contact us at and we will provide you with the link.

No, all seats in the Family Weekend section are reserved for families who are registered. If you would like to sit with your student at the game, you can purchase a ticket in a different section of the stadium, but you will not be able to purchase a ticket at the student price.

No, you are not required to purchase tickets to the game. There are plenty of things to do in Knoxville on a Saturday! If you are not attending the game, check out some other activities and events in the Knoxville area.

Unfortunately, we aren’t able to provide log-in assistance for the UT Athletics ticketing site. You will need to contact them directly via the Live Chat feature or by phone at (865) 656-1200.

No. All football tickets purchased as a part of Family Weekend registration will be distributed electronically. Mobile tickets will be accessed electronically through your account at We recommend adding your tickets to your mobile device before game day and you can visit for more info regarding mobile ticketing.

Events and Accommodations

Families and guests participating in Fall Family Weekend are responsible for their own lodging accommodations for the weekend. Members of the Tennessee Family Association have access to hotel discounts and can access this list in the Tennessee Family Hub.

Parking during Fall Family Weekend is only provided on Friday and Sunday. All registered family members will receive detailed parking instructions one week prior to the start of Fall Family Weekend.

There is plenty happening on the weekends in Knoxville! Our Schedule of Events page will be updated periodically to highlight additional events happening on and off campus. We also encourage you to check out the calendar on Visit Knoxville’s website.