Family Weekend

Family Weekend is a time for families to reconnect with their students, other Saint Mary's families, faculty, and staff.  Click here to join the Family Listserv and receive the latest news from Saint Mary's!  You can also like us on Facebook.

2019 Family Weekend: October 4-6

Below is a sample schedule of events for the weekend.  Please note that offerings and times may change.  You can get an updated schedule, campus map and other resources that you will need for the weekend when you arrive on campus.

Friday, Oct. 4

2-4pm, Check in and get your schedule for the weekend, Student Involvement and Leadership, Ferroggiaro Hall

3-5pm, Campus Open Houses:  CARE Center, Health and Wellness Center, Student Involvement and Leadership

5-7pm, Food Trucks and Fun sponsored by Campus Activities Board (CAB)

6pm, Residence Hall Association (RHA) Trivia Night

Saturday, Oct. 5

9-10am, Continental Breakfast, Chapel Plaza

10am-12:15pm, Informational Breakout Sessions - You will receive a final schedule with times and locations when you check in for the weekend.

12:15-2pm, Family BBQ

1pm, Women's Volleyball v. BYU

2-4pm, 31st Annual School of Science Poster Session

3:30pm, Women's Soccer v. University of San Francisco

4:30-6pm, Wine and Cheese Reception

6pm, Dinner and Evening on Your Own

Sunday, Oct. 6

11am, Family Mass, Chapel

12-1pm, Brunch Available ($9.45/person, children under 5 are free)


  • Overnight Accomodations

    If you require overnight lodging at the time of Parent and Family Weekend, see the link below for hotels in the Concord/Pleasant Hill/Walnut Creek/Lafayette area.

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