2015 MIT Family Weekend Schedule

The MIT Parents Association looks forward to welcoming you to campus for Family Weekend!

Registration will open on September 23, 2015. Please note that log-in to the Parents Association Online Community will be required for registration.

We will continue to update the schedule as new additions become available. Please check your Family Weekend Program Book when you arrive for the most up to date schedule. Locations of events will be printed in the Family Weekend Program Book, which you will receive when you check-in.

Friday, October 23, 2015

8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Hospitality Lounge

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Tour Center

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Open Classes

9:00–11:00 a.m.
Gordon Engineering Leadership Program

10:30–11:15 a.m.
Achieving Excellence: MIT Athletics and the Student Experience

10:30–11:15 a.m.
Go Global! Panel

12:30–1:30 p.m.
Nobel Laureate Luncheon* [($) ticket fee]

1:00–3:00 p.m.
Gordon Engineering Leadership Program

1:30–2:15 p.m.
Entrepreneurship Panel

Office of Minority Education’s “BFF” Open House
Bring Friends and Family to the OME

3:30–5:00 p.m.
Department Receptions

5:00–6:30 p.m.
Active Minds: QPR and Q&A

5:00–6:30 p.m.
Senior Class Toast*

8:00–10:00 p.m.
Family Weekend Concert

Saturday, October 24, 2015

7:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

8:30–9:30 a.m.
Chocolaty Breakfast* [($) ticket fee]

9:30–11:00 a.m.
Campus Conversations: Greetings & Panel Discussion

11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Joint Services ROTC Open House

11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Family Weekend Fair

Family Weekend Tailgate* [($) ticket fee]

5:00–7:30 p.m.
Living Group and Affinity Group Events

8:00–10:00 p.m.
Family Weekend A Cappella Concert*

Sunday, October 25, 2015

9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Living Group and Affinity Group Events

2:00–4:00 p.m.
All parents and families are welcome to stop by HallowMIT. Costumes are welcome, but not required. Arts and crafts, games, a juggler and obstacle courses will be taking place throughout the event. No advance sign up required.

*Events with an asterisk are included on the Family Weekend registration form because they have a ticket fee or require pre-registration (all other events are first come, first served).
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