Many of our Family Weekend events are part of the general admission. However there is an extra cost for some of the events. Also take time with your student to explore what Charlotte has to offer on your own. Click here to explore the Queen City.

Ticketed events require purchase for all attendees, including family members, students, and guests. The following activities require individual ticket purchases:

General Admission Events with Ticket: $30.00 Per Person

  • Men’s Soccer Game, 7:00pm October 18th

  • Wine & Cheese Reception *Parents & Guardians ONLY, October 18th 6:00-7:30pm DoubleTree Hotel
    895 W. Trade Street, Charlotte NC 28202

  • Hiking & Picnic on Crowders Mountain, October, 19th 10:15am-2:00pm
    Pack your own lunch transportation provided.

  • Womens’ Soccer Game, 3:00pm October, 19th 3:00pm

  • Paint & Sip, 7:30pm October 19th, Wildcat Den

  • Bruch, Live Music & Send-Off, 8:30-11:00 Student Dining Center, October 20th

Other Events Require Additional Tickets:

  • U.S. National Whitewater Center, 9:30am-5:00pm October 19th-$30.00 Per Person

  • Carowinds, 9:30am-5:00pm October 19th, $20.00 Per Person

    * After Clicking Register HERE Filter by CLT Campus*



All tickets must be purchased through University Tickets.

The logon for this site is different than your JWU credentials. If this is your first time using this website, you will need to create a user name and password.

JWU Students — don’t forget to register too! Your University Tickets account will code you as a student, so you must register in order to receive the student pricing.

Tickets will be processed in the order payments are received. Confirmation will be sent by email. 

No refund – all sales are final.


Some events happen at the same time. Please be aware that some events are occurring simultaneously.

Review the entire schedule to ensure there are no conflicts with your student’s academic or work schedule before purchasing tickets.

Register Early

Avoid being locked out of a favorite event. We encourage pre-registration. We cannot guarantee all events will have availability for on-site purchase.