Family Weekend & Portland Parent Sabbath

College Place, WA

October 27-28, 2023

Family weekend is when we welcome families of currently enrolled students for a special set of events that highlight the Walla Walla University campus, its students, and faculty/staff. Held annually in October, the weekend includes opportunities for parents to visit with their student and interact with WWU faculty, staff, and administration.

Save the date for Family Weekend 2023, October 27-28. Registration to complimentary ticketed events will open in September 2023.

Thank you to the many parents and families that visited campus October 2022, enjoy finding and downloading your family portrait!

2022 Family Portraits

2022 Family Weekend Portraits

Portland, OR

November 11, 2023

Held annually in November. Parent Sabbath in the Portland campus provides parents an opportunity to be part of the special ceremony welcoming junior nursing majors into the nursing profession. The schedule will include Sabbath lunch hosted by President and Mrs. John McVay, limited seating available, registration required for this event.


You can watch the dedication ceremony at this link.

Lodging suggestions

Ramada Portland East
9707 SE Stark Street, Portland OR 97216

Motel 6 Portland (Mall 205) #4229
9225 SE Stark Street
I-205 South Exit #21-A, North Exit #20, Portland OR 97216

Monarch Motel & Conference Center
12566 SE 93rd Ave, Clackamas OR 97015

Courtyard Marriott Portland Southeast
9300 SE Sunnybrook Blvd, Clackamas OR 97015