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Owl Family Weekend FAQs

Where can I buy Owl Family Weekend Tickets?

Tickets are now live for 2024! 

You can purchase Owl Family Weekend tickets at this link:

Football tickets are not included in the Owl Family Weekend package. For discounted football tickets, you will be redirected following payment of the Owl Family Weekend package.


How do I get my student a ticket?

Please enter your student’s z-number at checkout to opt into the offer (example: Z12345678). Z-Numbers can only be used once. Multiple z-numbers cannot be applied to the same order.


Are Football tickets included with Owl Family Weekend tickets?

No. FAU football tickets are discounted for FAU Owl Family Weekend members.


What is included in my Owl Family Weekend package?

These packages include a shirt (not sold separately), access to our Wine and Cheese event Friday, our catered, air-conditioned Tailgate on Saturday, and an event focused on Career Readiness on Sunday. Anyone over the age of 3 years old must purchase a ticket.

Packages are $75 per person and $45 for students.


How do I receive a t-shirt?

T-shirts are included in your Family Weekend package. We will have all sizes ordered and available for pickup at check-in on a first come, first-serve basis. Tickets will not be sold separately.


How can we purchase FAU Football tickets outside of Owl Family Weekend?

You can go to


Where is Owl Family Weekend?

When you register for Owl Family Weekend you will have the option to select the Boca Raton or Jupiter campus. If you select Jupiter, you will be contacted directly by the Jupiter Campus Life staff for more information within a few business days.


Are there child rates?

Children 3 and under are free; children above that will require a ticket.


Can I purchase a ticket on Saturday if I want to participate in Saturday's tailgate?

No. To participate in the Tailgate, you must purchase an Owl Family Weekend ticket ahead of time. We will not be taking any walk-ins.


How can students claim their student football tickets?

They have to log in with their FAU account. More information is available through Athletics.