Family Weekend 2015

Save the date, Saturday - Sunday, October 3 - 4

More information soon on 2015! Below is the 2014 schedule! Families are invited to join us at Family Weekend for a fun-filled weekend at Manhattan College! No reservations or payment is required! 

Stop by our Welcome Desk on the 4th floor of Student Activities for detailed schedules and free giveaways!

Friday, October 17, 2014

8:00pm            Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing - The American Shakespeare Center will be performing!

Saturday, October 18, 2014

10:00am          Family 5K - Discover the beautiful Riverdale neighborhood on a family friendly walk/run! Meet at the main/front entrance of the Student Commons.

11:00am          Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons - Tour our brand new beautiful building! Tours leave the main entrance at 11, 11:30, 12, & 12:30pm.

12:00pm          Lunch on Campus       

1:00pm            Carnival - Enjoy all the sights and sounds of a carnival as it comes to our cozy campus!

3:00pm            Division I Athletics: Soccer - Cheer on the Manhattan Jaspers men’s soccer team as they have a home game in Gaelic Park!

3:30pm           Hypnotist Show - Sit back and be hypnotized!

4:00pm           Coffeehouse on the Quad!

4:30pm           Mentalist Show - Be amazed!

6:00pm            Dinner On Your Own - Dine on campus or in a local neighborhood restaurant.

7:00pm            Special Guest Lecture and Meet and Greet with Chazz Palminteri, director and star of the movie, A Bronx Tale! Movie showing to follow!

Sunday, October 19, 2014

10:00am          Family Mass - Liturgy celebrated on campus in our beautiful Chapel of De La Salle.

11:30am          The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Enjoy one of the most famous museums in the world! Roundtrip transportation provided.

3:00pm            Fall Honors Convocation in Chapel of De la Salle and His Brothers  - By invitation only. 


Siblings are allowed to stay with a Manhattan College resident student. Manhattan students should obtain a guest pass from the Residence Life office before their sibling arrives. We don't offer on-campus lodging for parents, but there are a number of hotels in the local area. See a list of local hotels.

Parking & Directions

Families can park for free all weekend in the Manhattan College parking garage. See directions to campus.