Frequently Asked Questions about Family & Alumni Weekend

Family Weekend Events

Throw back to photos from past years weekend and a basic overview of the 2019 Schedule. (Subject to Change).

 

 
8:00am-10:00am Inauguration Check In, Early Bird Check In
8:00am-12pm Hospitality Suite
10:00am-12:00pm Inauguration Ceremony
12:00pm-2:00pm Inauguration Open Reception
2:00pm-3:00pm Coffee with Student Affairs
2:00pm-6:00pm  
3pm-4pm Softball Clinic/Get to know the Softball and Baseball Teams!
4pm-5:00pm Softball Games
5:00pm-7:00pm, every 30 minutes Library Tours
5:00pm-7:00pm, every 30 minutes Print Lab Tour
5:00pm-7:00pm Veterans Lounge Gathering
7:30pm-10pm Off Campus tours
7pm-9pm Evening Entertainment, On Campus opportunity - Kizomba Night
   
9:00am-8:00pm Check In
9:00am-8:00pm Hospitality Suite
10:00am, 11:00am/run twice Campus Talks
  Asking for Help?
  DTS Table
  Financial Aid
  In the Class room and outside
10:00am, 11:00am/run twice Campus Walks
11:00am Wentworth Alumni Lacrosse Game
12:00pm-1:00pm Wentworth Alumni Awards and All Campus Lunch
1:00pm-2:00pm Every Student Thrives: Deans' Address
1:00pm-3:00pm Center for Diversity and Social Justice Programs Family Cookout
2:00pm-3:00pm Learning Outside of the Classroom
  Colleges of the Fenway- E-Sports
  Boston Steam Workshop
  Wentworth Internet Radio and Entertainment
3:00pm-6:00pm Harvest Festival: Make Your Mark
7:30pm, 8:30pm, 9:30pm Museum of Science, Artist Planetarium Take Over - Fleetwood Mac, Beyonce, Pink Floyd
8:00pm-10:00pm Trivia Night
   
7:00am-8:00am Morning Mural Walk
9:00am-11:00am Breakfast and Closing Remarks
10:00am-12:00pm Morning at the Museums

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We hope that you will be able to find the answer to all your Family & Alumni Weekend questions. If you can not find the answer to your question below please email us your questions.

I have a student and an alumnus in my party, which registration should I use? If your party contains a current Wentworth student, complete the Family Registration. If your party contains a Wentworth alumnus, complete the Alumni Registration from. If you party contains both a current student and an alumnus, congratulations! Your party is amazing! Please complete both registrations.

Will parking be available? Will handicapped parking be available? Parking will be available throughout the weekend in the West Lot (on the corner of Ruggles St. and Huntington Ave.) and in the Parker Street Lot (on the corner of Parker Street and Annunciation Road). Handicapped parking is available in the West Lot. Overnight parking is not permitted.

What events are appropriate for children or younger siblings? All of our on-campus events are appropriate for family members of all ages.

A member of my party has food allergies, will he/she be able to eat on campus? Contact the Family Weekend coordinator at Family Weekend who will be happy to go over the planned meals for Family & Alumni Weekend so that you can make the best decision for your party.

How can I purchase tickets to the Museum of Science/Museum of Fine Arts/local movie theaters? Tickets to the Museum of Science will be available for $5 throughout Family & Alumni Weekend by visiting the Flanagan Center Info Hub (ground floor). We may also have a small amount of tickets available to the Omni Theater and Planetarium at the Museum of Science; these tickets are also $5. Remember, Wentworth students always get in free at the Isabella Stewart Garner Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts.

If we were not able to answer your question above, please contact us on our email studentengagement@wit.edu or call the Center for Student Engagement at 617-989-4080.