Siblings Day Schedule of Events

Bring the kids to campus and for a change, let your student do the entertaining!

Siblings Day is an annual campus wide event hosted during Winter quarter. UC San Diego students are welcomed to host brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, cousins, or family friends (ages 7-16) and show them what it is like to be a Triton. Parents and family members are welcome at all events and must register as a participant. 

Throughout the day...

  • Triton experience and extreme encounters
  • Traditional campus-wide scavenger hunt
  • And lots of food and fun

Note:  See below for an overview of the schedule. 

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Drop off at Rupertus Lane (Un)Loading Zone (Next to Triton Center, Student Services Center)

Check-In & Breakfast (Multipurpose Room, Student Services Center)
8:00–9:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks and Group Activity (Multipurpose Room, Student Services Center) 
9:00–10:00 a.m.

Triton Experience Session  (Various campus locations)
10:0010:45 a.m. 

Choose 1 from the following sessions:

  • Sibling Rivalry - Bonding Activities (all ages welcome)
  • Triton Legacy - A deeper taste of UC San Diego (aimed at older siblings)
  • Monster Makers - Arts and Crafts Creation (all ages welcome)
  • Triton Safety - UC San Diego Campus Police Demonstration (all ages welcome)

Extreme Encounters  (Various campus locations)
11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m. 

Choose 1 from the following sessions:

  • Challenge Course Activities (all ages welcome, different tracks available)
  • Climb Time - Rock Wall and Fallen Star Tour (all ages welcome, different tracks available)
  • Qualcomm Institute - Interactive Media Tour (all ages welcome)

Picnic Lunch (Price Center | Rain Plan Price Center Theater)
12:302:00 p.m.

Scavenger Hunt (Beginning from Price Center Theater)
2:003:30 p.m.

Carnival and Raffle Prizes (Outside Price Center Theater)
3:305:00 p.m.

Pre-Game Dinner (RIMAC)
5:006:00 p.m.

UC San Diego vs. Sonoma State - Women's Basketball (RIMAC)
5:307:30 p.m.

UC San Diego vs. Sonoma State - Men's Basketball (RIMAC)
8:0010:00 p.m.

Pick-Up (From Hopkins Parking Structure)
6:00 p.m. or after basketball game (Please coordinate with your college student)


For more information contact the Parents' Helpline at (858) 534-7273, or e-mail