Fall Family Weekend
JOIN US OCTOBER 6-8 2017
Information from 2016 is avaliable bellow but is subject to change
2016 Dates: October 7-9
Family members of our undergraduate students are invited for Fall Family Weekend (FFW) to enjoy activities and experience a slice of campus life. Class Reunion is the same weekend for 1976, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2006 and Gold Club - and FFW is complimentary for alum parents registered for the reunion. Registration for 2016 is just $45 for your family group, regardless of the size of your party (price increases to $60 on October 1).
River Park Square donated several $100 shopping cards, and $5 Nordstrom Espresso Cafe cards. All registered families who arrived before noon on Friday were entered into the drawing for these prizes. Thank you, River Park Square!
All Weekend - Registered Families get 20% off one item in the Zag Shop.
The schedule begins to take shape in late April and May, with progress over the summer, and final touches in mid-September until the day we begin. Class visit options for Friday are posted -- please RSVP to Angela!
Here is a quick summary of the weekend:
Friday, October 7
Visit classes from 8am-5pm, Study Abroad Fair 1-4pm, Dr. Tony Osborne at 3pm, Parent-Faculty social 4-6pm, music concert and play in the evening hours.
Saturday, October 8
Special sessions, lectures, performances and activities from 9am until 3pm, including the CAS Expo -- a series of installations and celebrations of the newest initiatives in the College of Arts & Sciences (CAS); Kraziness in the Kennel at 4pm; play at 7:30pm, BBT concert 9pm.
Sunday, October 9
Attend mass at St. Al's at 8:30am or 11am, jazz concert at 12noon, faculty lecture at 1:10pm, play matinee at 2pm
Wheelchairs are available through Health & Counseling Services by completing this online form.
Have questions or suggestions? Contact me!
Potential GU Students : Families with a junior or senior in high school who would like to visit with an Admissions counselor, tour campus, or visit classes during FFW are welcome! Contact the Visit Office at 1-800-322-2584, ext. 6531 or submit an online request.