Family Weekend

The College of Idaho invites all parents, families and friends to visit our campus and participate in exciting events November 3-4. The fun begins on Friday, November 3, with a volleyball game vs. Walla Walla at 4 p.m., followed by "Chaos in the Quad" featuring the campus Relay for Life celebrations, event check-in/registration, games, photos, and more.  Saturday brings tailgating and C of I football at Simplot Stadium versus Montana Tech. in Simplot Stadium. Registration is now open!

Tentative Schedule for Family Weekend 2017

Friday, Nov. 3

4 p.m.                                  Volleyball game C of I vs. Walla Walla (purchase tickets at the gate)

                                            Make plans to meet up with your Yote

5:30 p.m.                             Join your Yote for dinner in Simplot Dining Hall for $8.70, plus tax, per person, pay at the door.

7:00 p.m.                              "Chaos in the Quad", event check-in/registration, C of I Relay for Life, games, music, fun, and a bonfire

Saturday, Nov. 4     

9:00 a.m.                               Coffee "Walk and Talk" tour, leaving from Hendren Hall 

10 a.m.-Noon                         Tailgating

11 a.m.                                  Meet President Bob Hoover and his wife, Leslee, at the Purple Tent in the tailgate area

1:00 p.m.                                Football game – C of I vs. Montana Tech (purchase tickets online at or at the gate)

4:00-6:30 p.m.                       Take your Yote to dinner

6:00 p.m.                               Women's basketball vs. Carroll College at JA Albertson Activities Center (tickets at the door)

6:30 p.m.                               Greek Life Games in The Quad 

8:00 p.m.                               Trivia with the YoteFam

Schedule subject to change.

Lodging and other information

The Best Western hotel in Caldwell offers discounted rates; call 888-454-3522 or 208-454-7225 to reserve rooms.

For more information about Family Weekend, call the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 208-459-5770 or email [email protected] .

If you still need to snag some Coyote Gear, just click here to go to the online Coyote Store.


Sally Skinner
Director of Alumni & Parent Relations
[email protected]