Legacy Photo 2015
Tree Planting
Open boathouse
Family Weekend 2015

Join us this fall: October 14-16, 2016

Listed below are events already planned for 2016:

Friday, October 14

  • 8:30-3pm: Attend classes.
  • 10-12pm: Open House - Book Arts Lab and Special Collections
  • 1-2pm: Campus tours
  • 2-3pm: Study Abroad Information Session
  • 3-4:30pm: Houghton Chapel Tour and Tea
  • 5-6:30pm: Alumnae Achievement Awards ceremony and reception
  • 6-7:30pm: Blue Nation Athlete Dinner
  • 7:30-9pm: Jazz and A capella concert

Saturday, October 15

  • 8:15-9:30am: President's Family Breakfast with Dr. Paula Johnson
  • 10-10:45am: Faculty Lectures
  • 11-11:45am: Faculty Lectures
  • 12-2pm: Community Luncheon
  • 11-1pm: Soccer vs WPI
  • 11-12pm: Dedication of new stained glass windows in Houghton Chapel
  • 1-2:30pm: Field Hockey vs Springfield
  • 2-2:45pm: Faculty Lecture: Lee Cuba speaks about his new book Practice for Life: Making Decisions in College
  • 2:45pm: Sophomore Class Tree Planting
  • 3-4:30pm: Choir, Chamber Music and Orchestra Concert
  • 5:30-9pm: Athletics Hall of Fame reception, dinner and ceremony ($70/person)
  • 9-10pm: S'mores at the Campus Center firepit

Sunday, October 16

  • 11-1pm: Hindu Puja and brunch
  • 11-1pm: Alumnae softball game
  • 12pm: Discover Wellesley Weekend starts (Admission program)
  • 12-4pm: Open boathouse on Lake Waban
  • 2-4pm: Guild of Carillonneurs Open Tower

Future Family Weekend Dates

October 13-15, 2017

Hotels

We have reserved a small block of rooms at two locals hotels in Natick:

  • Crowne Plaza/Verve: $159/night
  • Hampton Inn: $155/night (includes breakfast). Please call 508.653.5000 and ask for the Wellesley College Family & Friends and Homecoming weekend room block.