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Family Weekend Committee

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
Family Weekend or FWC
Purpose:
It is the Mission of Parents' Weekend Committee to serve the students as well as the parents of Texas A&M by providing a weekend of thanks to the parents of Texas A&M University. This is done through a number of events that show the parents of Texas A&M what Aggieland is all about. The events are scheduled both by our committee and the other organizations of Texas A&M University. We strive to facilitate these events in order to please the students and parents of A&M.
Year Founded:
1919
Membership Dues:
$45 for Fall; $45 for Spring
Admits Members:
November
Meeting Locations:
Student Services @ White Creek

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
New Student and Family Programs
Public Contact E-mail Address:
nsfp@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-845-5826

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://familyweekend.tamu.edu
Organization E-mail Address:
parentsweekendtamu@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:
Department of Student Life

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Application/Interview

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Never
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per year
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per year
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never