Sibs & Kids

Mark your calendars for February 2nd and 3rd, 2018 for MSU's annual Sibs and Kids weekend put on by the University Activities Board! Bring your siblings, children, cousin, nieces/nephews, neighbor or friend to campus for a weekend of events and activities. This is sure to be a weekend of fun for all ages with all the activities we have lined up for your enjoyment plus, it’s FREE!!

Check-in will begin at 4 PM on Friday, February 2nd on the second floor on the MSU Union concourse and continue throughout the night. Here, you will pick-up any t-shirts or meal tickets you pre-ordered and the activity guide of all that is going on for the weekend. If you have not pre-registered, you can do so at check-in as well.  The activities/events in the MSU Union will begin at 7pm - 11pm unless otherwise stated. In order to participate in Sibs & Kids Weekend activities, studnets and guests must adhere to all guidelines outlined in the handbook. Here is a list of some of what will be going on throughout the weekend!




  • Potter Park Zoo (7pm - 9pm)
  • Super Light Clay Crafts 
  • DIY Slime
  • Legos
  • Bingo
  • Bowling 
  • Inflatables
  • Laser Tag
  • Michigan State University Federal Credit Union
  • Pictures with Sparty (7pm - 7:45pm)


  • MSU Museum Open - 10:30am - 12:30 pm 
  • IM Circle Gym Open - 12pm -5pm 
  • IM Circle Pool Open - 2pm -5pm
  • MSU Tours- North Campus Tour - 2pm
    • Starting by Bronze Sparty in the MSU Union 
  • MSU Bug House - 12pm - 4pm 
    • Natural Sciences Building
  • Planetarium Open - 2pm -4pm
  • Comedian: Ben Seidman 
    • Doors Open: 7:30pm , Showtime 8pm 
    • International Center 

Movies at Wells Hall (B-Wing):

  • Zootopia
    • Showtimes:
      •  Friday, Saturday: 7pm & 9pm
  • Jurassic World 
    • Showtime: 
      • Friday, Saturday: 7:10 pm & 9:10 pm  


Pre-ordering of meal tickets and t-shirts has ended. There will be limited event t-shirts ($10 per shirt) and discounted meal tickets ($6) for the dining halls on campus to purchase on-site while supplies last.  Cash and check only. 

Pre-Registration is now closed.  On-site registration is available.  Please read the following about on-site registration: 

**IMPORTANT** Michigan State University strives to offer a safe and enjoyable environment for all minors attending its programs. In support of that goal and to promote the safety of Sibs & Kids participants, all MSU students planning to bring a non-family member to any Sibs and Kids event must successfully complete a Youth Programs Criminal Background Check. Your child, sibling, cousin, niece or nephew would all be considered family members. A non-family member is classified as any individual who is a friend or acquaintance.  

 This requirement is per Michigan State University’s Operational Requirements for Youth Programs policy which can be read here Conducting University Youth Programs policy. All forms must be submitted by email to UAB by January 22 in order to participate in Sibs and Kids weekend. Due to this policy and the timeline for processing background checks, UAB will be unable to accept same day registration of non-family guests. 

If you have any questions please contact UAB by email at or phone at 517-355-3354.  

Thank you for your cooperation, UAB looks forward to another successful and fun-filled weekend for all Spartans! 



**IMPORTANT** registration is FREE and open to ALL students. There will be limited event t-shirts ($10 per shirt) and discounted meal tickets ($6) for the dining halls on campus to purchase on-site while supplies last (Cash and check only).  These are not required to participate in the weekend’s activities. There will be NO REFUNDS on t-shirts or meal tickets.

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