Family and Friends Weekend 2016

Information Session

The Division of Student Affairs cordially invites you to join us for our Annual Family and Friends Weekend taking place Friday, September 30th through Sunday October 2nd. A UNE tradition, Family and Friends Weekend is designed to welcome our extended UNE family back to campus, providing an opportunity to observe and participate in our vibrant community. 


Family and Friends Weekend showcases all aspects of the University with events that include academic presentations, athletics competitions, delicious seasonal food, as well as a variety of entertainment and outdoor recreation opportunities. 

Please join your student for the fun and memory-making that marks our Family and Friends Weekend. Learn with us. Laugh with us. Celebrate with us!

We look forward to seeing you!

Craft Fair and Farmers' Market

Please follow this link to sign up for a table or space at the Annual Family and Friends Craft Fair and Farmers's Market. Space is limited so make sure to sign up now!

Schedule of Events

The schedule of events will be made available soon, so check back frequently for more information. 

Dining Options

All outlets accept cash and credit cards.

Decary Dining Hall
Decary Hall, lower level
Hours of Operation: TBA

Decary Dining Hall offers an innovative approach to resident dining. We are proud to present a totally integrated food program that brings to you a great selection of fresh foods being served at different platforms. Dining options vary every day, so please check out the dining menus below for current offerings.

Windward Cafe
Bush Center, lower level
Hours of Operation: TBA

With options ranging from the rich roasts of Starbucks Espresso to the fresh fruits of a Freshëns Smoothie, Windward Café attracts customers with all types of taste. Come early in the morning for your coffee and watch the fog rise off the bay or stay late to study in the library and reward yourself with a Frozen Yogurt Microblast. Known for fresh salads and hearty paninis,

The Windward Café offers organic and local produce as well as local organic bottled soda. With free WiFi and a bright dining and study area, we have become the hotspot on campus where students and staff meet over lunch or dinner to work on group projects, or simply unwind with a Caramel Macchiato. Whether you start or end your day with us, you know it'll be worth it when you're dining at the Windward Café. 

The Hang
Campus Center
Hours of Operation: TBA

The Hang is all about gathering with your roommates and friends to eat good food in a relaxed atmosphere. It's the kind of place where you can sit down to watch the big game, play pool or both. We offer weekly specials and a menu composed of all the foods that college students love. With vegetarian options as well as a line of ready-to-go sandwiches, fruit and dessert parfaits, the Hang has something for you. So whether it's an energy drink to get through that long night of studying or a chicken quesadilla to celebrate the exam you aced, we've got what you crave.

The Forum 
Alfond Forum, first floor
Hours of Operation: TBA

The Forum is located in the Alfond Forum Athletic Facility and features a Southern Cuisine line where you can create your own fresh burrito, taco or taco salad. Our made-from-scratch meats, rice, beans, salsas and sauces are sure to add a delicious flavor to any meal!

The Grill section provides more of the same fresh ingredients. Our hamburger is made of beef from Pineland Farms in New Gloucester, Maine, and is absolutely amazing! If you prefer, we have a delicious grilled chicken sandwich, veggie burger or hot dog. All can be customized to your liking.

Meal plan swipes can be used Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Nor'easter Dollars and Board Flex are also accepted any time.


Various Locations
11 Hills Beach Rd.
Biddeford, ME 04005


Office of Student Activities

(207) 602-2447

8:00 AM12:00 PM
Various Locations


Events are free and open to the public unless others specified.