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Parents &Family Weekend 2016: October 21-22
Tentative Schedule of Events
Tufts is providing the environment that Andrew Bennett, E15, dreamed about when he thought about college life and also the one that his parents dreamed about for him. Read more.
Select a date:
Registration and Welcome:
Friday, October 21, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 22, 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sophia Gordon Hall, 15 Talbot Avenue
Online registration will be available shortly. Please be sure to go to Sophia Gordon Hall, 15 Talbot Avenue, upon arrival to get your registration packet and the latest weekend updates.
Please note that there will be no scheduled events on Sunday, October 23, 2016. Please use this day to spend time with your Jumbo, attend religious services and enjoy brunch.
Friday, October 21
7:15 am–8:00 pm
Dining Centers Open
Meals are available in Carmichael and Dewick-MacPhie dining centers for parents and students who wish to remain on campus. Parents visiting campus eat for free in the dining centers if accompanied by daughters or sons enrolled in a meal plan. Students are required to use their Tufts ID to gain access to the dining centers. Cash, guest meals, or JumboCash may be used for additonal family members or friends.
CAMPUS DINING CENTERS
10:00 am–6:00 pm
8:00 am–6:00 pm
10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
11:30 am-12:30 pm
1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.
PARENTS AND FAMILY WEEKEND WELCOME
The Best of Both Worlds: Undergraduate Education in a Research University
James M. Glaser
AIDEKMAN ARTS CENTER, 40 TALBOT AVENUE
3:30 - 4: 30 P.M.
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Parking is available in all Tufts lots, in visitor parking areas, on streets within the campus boundaries, and in the Dowling Hall parking garage at 419 Boston Avenue. Handicap parking areas are reserved only for vehicles so designated.
PLEASE COME TO THE SOPHIA GORDON MULTIPURPOSE ROOM IN SOPHIA GORDON HALL UPON ARRIVAL TO RECEIVE YOUR REGISTRATION PACKET AND LEARN ABOUT LAST-MINUTE SCHEDULE CHANGES.
In case of an emergency, dial ext. 66911 from any Tufts University campus telephone to reach the Tufts University Police in Dowling Hall, 419 Boston Avenue. If you’re calling from a non-campus phone, dial 617-627-6911. For a non-emergency, call 617-627-3030.