Family Days 2023


Family Days will take place October 13-15, 2023. The weekend includes Homecoming and is part of a campus-wide celebration of Columbia College and Columbia Engineering families. Enjoy a series of intellectual, informational, and social events designed to let you experience, if only for a few days, what it means to be a Columbia student.

Details, a full schedule, and instructions on how to register were sent to families the week of September 18. You can also register HERE.

FAMILY DAYS Weekend 2023 - TEASER
Full schedule will be available at Check-In

Friday, October 13 & Saturday, October 14, 2023
(All guests must check in to receive a Family Days badge, which permits access to the Family Days events)


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2023

9:00am - 7:00pm
Family Days Check-In

9:00am - 7:00pm
Pictures & Postcards

10:00 - 10:50am
Columbia University and Slavery Panel

10:00 - 11:00am
Campus Tour

10:30am - 12:00pm
Undergraduate Research Symposium

10:30am - 4:00pm
Financial Aid and Educational Financing Walk-In Hours

11:00am - 1:00pm
Berick Center for Student Advising Open House

11:30am - 12:20pm
Columbia College Lecture

11:30am - 12:20pm
Columbia Engineering Lecture

12:00 - 12:50pm 
Columbia College Lecture

12:00 - 12:50pm
Columbia Engineering Lecture

12:30 - 1:30pm
Campus Tour

1:00 - 2:00pm
Columbia Athletics Student-Athlete Support Services 

1:00 - 1:50pm
The Center for Career Education Student Career Development Experiences

1:30 - 2:20pm
Letting Go
(Discussion-based workshop for families and students.)

2:30 - 3:20pm
Columbia College Lecture

2:30 - 3:20pm
Columbia Engineering Lecture

3:00 - 4:00pm
Campus Tour

4:30 - 5:30pm
Deans' & President's Welcome

5:30-9:00pm
Dinner with Roar-ee

6:00pm
Religious Life-Bhajans Service

Sundown
Religious Life Shabbat Service

8:00 - 10:00pm
A Morningside View
(Student talent show)

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2023

9:00am - 1:30pm
Check-in and Coat Check

9:00am - 1:30pm
Pictures & Postcards

9:00 - 10:00am
Campus Tour

9:00 - 11:00am
Family Days Breakfast

9:30- 10:30am
Religious Life Meet & Greet

10:00 - 10:50am
Columbia College Lecture

10:00 - 10:50am
Columbia Engineering Lecture

10:30am - 1:30pm
Shuttle Buses to Baker Athletics Complex

11:00-11:50am
James H. and Christine Turk Berick Center for Student Advising Student Panel Discussion

11:00am - 2:00pm
Homecoming Lunch
(Additional charge, with optional football ticket purchase.)

12:00 - 12:50pm
Columbia College Lecture

12:00 - 12:50pm
Columbia Engineering Lecture

1:30 - 4:30pm
Columbia Football vs. Penn
(Additional charge for families and guests. Students receive free admission.)

6:00 - 8:00pm
Columbia Women's Soccer vs. Brown

8:00pm
Chamber Opera "The Hunt" at the Miller Theater on campus
(Additional charge, $10 per ticket.)


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2023

A free day for families to spend time together before you depart.

8:00am - 4:00pm
Columbia Sunday Greenmarket

12:00-2:00pm
Columbia Field Hockey vs. Brown

6:15pm
Religious Life Worship (Episcopal)


**Columbia/Barnard Hillel’s Family Weekend Events
Columbia/Barnard Hillel is excited to welcome families to campus during Columbia/Barnard Family Weekend! Advance registration is required for all Family Weekend events. To view events and register for Columbia/Barnard Hillel’s Family Weekend, please visit https://columbiabarnardhillel.org/about/family-weekend/

 

 

 

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Alfred Lerner Hall, 6th Floor

Call: 212-854-2446