Welcome to Opening Weekend!

August 15-18, 2024

View our schedule of events below and expand the accordion items for additional details.

Schedule of events

The information below is tentative and subject to change. Please check back for the most up-to-date information.

*Students should complete their “Pre-Assignment” in Canvas/Webcampus prior to participating in Opening Weekend and Check-in.

Thursday, August 15

Friday, August 16

Saturday, August 17

Please note: All students are required to be on campus by Saturday, August 17.



Sunday, August 18

Monday, August 19-Thursday, August 22

Additional information

Opening Weekend resources

Where to stay for Opening Weekend

Find hotels offering special discounts for families of incoming University of Nevada, Reno students who are visiting during Orientation and Opening Weekend (June-August 2024).

Download your parking pass

NevadaFIT students who have not purchased a fall semester parking permit may download a free parking pass, good for parking in the West Stadium Parking Complex from August 15-22.

Digital Wolf Pack Initiative

All incoming students participating in NevadaFIT or TransferFIT will receive their Digital Wolf Pack Initiative iPad Air and accessories during Opening Weekend.

Fall move-in information

Please visit the Residential Life, Housing and Food Services webpage for more information about move-in. Everything you need to know for an exciting move-in day.