FAMILY WEEKEND 2014 | Registration Information
Rose Hill Campus
Families interested in attending Family Weekend are encouraged to register in advance for the weekend’s activities. Some events are free and open to all, while others require a ticket and may have a more limited capacity.
Siblings under the age of 18 are offered a flat registration fee of $42, which will give them access to most Family Weekend events, including Michael DuBois on Friday, the Family Weekend Lunch, a ticket to the Fordham Football game on Saturday and all Sibling Sleepover events! Siblings staying on campus will be issued a guest pass through the Office of Residential Life, available at Registration, and students are responsible for and must accompany their siblings at all times. All families must sign a release form, available at the registration table.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Upon arriving at Fordham University for Family Weekend, please proceed to the registration area to check-in, receive information about the weekend and to pick up your tickets.
1. Do I need to buy tickets for Family Weekend events for my Fordham student?
Fordham students can attend the football game on Saturday, free of charge. Fordham students will need to purchase tickets for all other ticketed Family Weekend events, including the Saturday lunch.
2. My son/daughter is participating in the sibling sleepover. Is bedding provided?
Fordham University is excited to offer special programming for siblings throughout Family Weekend. Those siblings who sleep overnight in their older student’s residence hall must bring their own bedding, toiletries and other necessities for the weekend.
3. What are the age requirements to participate in Sibling Sleepover activities?
While there are no specific age requirements for participating in Sibling Sleepover activities, the events are targeted for siblings age 10 – 17. Siblings staying in the residence halls must be at least 10 years old.
4. Why am I being asked to register for events that are free?
In order to plan for Family Weekend, we request that Families indicate how many people from their party are planning to attend each event so that we can get an accurate headcount.5. What is the refund policy?
Unfortunately, there are no refunds for Family Weekend.