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Schedule of Events and Registration

Duquesne University's Family Weekend

See below for the full Family Weekend Schedule. 

Register Here

(The Picnic Lunch and Brunch are no longer accepting reservations, please feel free to register for any other events)
(All Meal Tickets are Non-Refundable)

Convenient on-campus parking will be available in the Forbes Parking Garage during Family Weekend. The Family Weekend discounted parking rate is $6 per day with in-out privileges. To take advantage of this special rate, present a printed copy of your Family Weekend registration confirmation to the parking attendant while exiting the garage, and you will be issued a parking pass valid for that day. If you have any questions regarding Family Weekend parking, please email parking@duq.edu or call 412.396.5267

Events Include:


Friday, October 18, 2013

Family Jam - Food Specials and Entertainment                                                    
The Red Ring
8:00 p.m.


Saturday, October 19, 2013
Family Weekend Check-In
Union 2nd Floor
8:30-10:00 a.m.
University Information Tables & Continental Breakfast
Union Ballroom
8:30-10:00 a.m.
Welcome Address by Executive Vice President for Student Life,
Rev. Sean Hogan, C.S.Sp

Union Ballroom
10:00-11:00 a.m.

Academic Open House Tours
Various Schools
11:00 a.m.-Noon
(click on the link for more information)

Picnic Lunch - "A Taste of Pittsburgh"
Union Ballroom, 4th Floor
Noon-1:30 p.m.
Events and Activities
Various Locations and Times
1:00-4:00 p.m.
(click on the link for more information)

Family Talent Show!
Union Ballroom
7:00 p.m.

The Office of Residence Life will host a talent show for Family Weekend.
We welcome individual and group talents.
New this year, we invite siblings and or parents to perform with their student.
Cash prizes for the top three winners. A special prize for People's Choice performance too!

Please contact Resident Director Amy Gross at grossa@duq.edu to audition.



Sunday, October 20, 2013
Celebrate Mass                                                                                                                   
Power Center Ballroom
9:00 a.m.
Farewell Brunch hosted by University President,                       
Dr. Charles J. Dougherty
Union Ballroom
10:30 a.m.



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