Siblings Weekend


Click here for the 2017 Schedule!  Siblings Weekend is scheduled for February 24 - 26, 2017.


Click here for the 2017 registration form.  Payment can be made online only.

If you have a guest coming to Bradley and they wish to participate in the Rock Wall in the Markin Center, make sure that this waiver is completed and turned in along with the registration form.  Here is the waiver to participate in the Rock Wall.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do we eat? 
On Friday, the Food Court in the Student Center is running a BOGO 50%, meaning when a student purchasing something, they can purchase a meal for their siblings at 50%.  Student can use food dollars, cash, or card.  On Saturday, brunch and dinner will be in Geisert.  Tickets can be prepurchased online, paid for at the door, or use a meal swipe.  On Sunday there is a special send off breakfast in Williams.  One ticket for this is included in the basic registration package.  Extra tickets can be prepurchased online, paid for at the door, or use a meal swipe.

Is Siblings Weekend for a certain age group? 
The average age of a Sibling who attends is 14.  The weekend has been carefully constructed to meet the needs of all ages.  Many of the events hosted during the weekend occur throughout the year for your Bradley Student (Late Night BU, Trivia, Laser Tag, Open Swims, Illusionists, and Movies). 

Are there other events? 
Yes!  Many student organizations also host events for the Siblings of their members including board game nights, video game tournaments, and much more!  Just ask your Bradley Student!

Is there a minimum age? 
While there is not a minimum age, we ask that you use your best judgement.  

Where do the sibs stay?
With their Bradley brother or sister – most residence hall rooms have plenty of space for a sleeping bag or two.

What should the sibs bring?
Sleeping bag, swimsuit, gym clothes/shoes

Who do I call for more information?
The Student Activities Office - 309/677-3050 or email Julie Coffey at

What is the deadline for registration?
Wednesday, February 15, 2016

Can I just buy a backpack?
Of course! Just complete the additional backpack portion of the registration form.

What if I need to cancel?
Full refunds will be available until February 10, 2016. After that date, the cost of the backpack will be subtracted from the refund.

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