Registration opened on June 15, 2016. The registration fee includes a t-shirt and $10 meal voucher for the registered family member, a weekend campus parking pass, access to the Herbert Wellness Center classes and amenities, entry to most Family Weekend activities, as well as the option to purchase Family Weekend football game tickets at a discounted group rate.

The cost of attending Family Weekend depends on the date of registration:

June 15 – August 15: $30 per family member
August 16 – September 16: $35 per family member
Late on-site registration: $40 per family member

Please note that the deadline for online registration was September 16, 2016. Additionally, we are not able to process refunds after this date. You will be able to register on-site at the Shalala Student Center on October 6 & 7. Some event tickets such as the FSU football game and President’s Dinner for Families may be at capacity and sold out.


Registration for Family Weekend 2016 must be completed online through your Parent proxy account in the CaneLink system. Our online registration will only accept credit card payments.

Click here for a step-by-step guide to creating your Proxy account. Please ensure that cookies and pop-ups are enabled on your browser before accessing Cane Link. A step-by-step guide to enabling cookies and pop-ups on your browser can be accessed by clicking here. Once you have created your proxy account, please log on to CaneLink and click on “Family Weekend Registration”. You will then see the following page.

Proceed to Registration Screen

*Please note, the image above is only a screenshot of what you will see when you enter the registration system in CaneLink.

Click on “Proceed to Registration” and follow the directions. If you are having any questions, please contact the Department of Orientation & Commuter Student Involvement by phone Monday-Friday at 305-284-5646 (9am-5pm EST) or by email at