Rose Hill Campus Family Weekend Schedule
September 27-29, 2019
Please find a sample schedule below!
Welcome Reception: 4 - 7 p.m.
Faber Hall, Bepler Commons
Mingle with your favorite Fordham faculty and administrators, as well as other Fordham families, while enjoying music, hors d'oeuvres, and refreshments. University staff and students will be on hand to welcome you, answer your questions and provide information about the University, surrounding neighborhood and local restaurants. No ticket required, first come, first served.
Maroon Mainstage: 7 p.m.
Fordham Preparatory Theatre
Come for a showcase of Fordham's finest performing groups and witness our talented students in action! No ticket required, however, first come, first seated.
Sibling Sleepover Program: Mini Golf: 8:30 p.m.
Join us for a night of mini golf and good times! Enjoy treats and listen to music along the way.
Sibling Sleepover Program: Breakfast of Champions: 9 - 11 a.m.
Alumni House, Rodrigue's Coffee House
Join us at Rodrigue's Coffee House to enjoy breakfast while getting pumped up for the football game with our very own mascot, Ramsey!
Continental Breakfast: 9 a.m.
Keating Hall, Keating Rotunda
Join us for a light breakfast to start your day while socializing with other proud Fordham families.
Welcome Address: 10 - 10:30 a.m.
Keating Hall, Keating First Auditorium
After enjoying a light breakfast, join us for a brief welcome address from Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of Fordham University. Following the welcome address, families will have the option of attending Parents’ University.
Parents' University: A Classroom Experience: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Parents can experience a class and lecture presented by a variety of Fordham's finest faculty. No ticket required, first come, first seated.
Game Day Lunch: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Join us before the football game to enjoy some of your favorite pregame foods and tailgate activities while getting pumped up for the big game!
Tickets must also be purchased for the Fordham student, as this is not included in their meal plan.
Fordham University Football Game: 1 p.m.
Jack Coffey Field
Join your child and their friends to watch the hard-hitting action and cheer on our Rams as they take on the University of Richmond. Go Rams!
Fordham students may attend for free with their student ID on a first come first served basis.
Family Weekend Mass: 4:30 p.m.
Come together to worship at the University's family liturgy. Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., President of Fordham University, will be the celebrant. No ticket is required, additional seating will be provided in the basement chapel.
Dine on Arthur Avenue:
Make your way over to the famous Arthur Avenue for some amazing food. Join your family for a delicious dinner at any of Arthur's fabulous restaurants.
Sibling Sleepover Program: Movie Night: 8:30 p.m.
Join us for a movie, snacks, and crafts! Purchase of package required for guests, but all university students are welcome to attend.
NYC Brunch: 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
McGinley Center, Ballroom
Enjoy a delicious New York City style brunch before returning home. Safe travels!
$27 per person (tickets must be purchased for all planning to attend - including students and siblings).
Hidden In Plain Sight: Discovering the Jesuit Presence at Rose Hill: 11:15 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Join Robert J. Reilly (FCRH ’72, LAW '75), Assistant Dean of Fordham University School of Law School (retired), for a tour of our beautiful Rose Hill campus that highlights the University’s Jesuit tradition.