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Office of Parent & Family Programs

Welcome to the Wellesley Family!

The Office of Parent & Family Programs is here to connect you with the resources you need to support your student while she is at Wellesley. Our office also serves to foster a vibrant, engaged community of parents and families. We encourage you to explore this website or contact our office directly for useful information about the College and to discover ways to engage with the community. We are invested in your student's success and in enhancing your and your student's Wellesley experience—making it as valuable, healthy, and fulfilling as possible!

Important Spring Semester Dates

January 27, 2020 ... Spring semester classes begin

February 17, 2020 ... Presidents Day, no classes

March 23-27, 2020 ... Spring break

April 20, 2020 ... Patriots Day/Marathon Monday, no classes

May 6, 2020 ... Last of spring semester classes

May 7-10, 2020 ... Reading period

May 11-15, 2020 ... Exams

May 16, 2020 ... Residence halls close for the classes 2021, 2022, and 2023 at 12:00pm

May 31, 2020 ... Commencement for the red class of 2020 at 10:30am

May 31, 2020 ... Residence halls close for the class of 2020 at 8:00pm

Looking Ahead to Fall Semester 2020

August 30, 2020 ... Class of 2024 international student move-in and international student orientation begins

September 1, 2020 ... Class of 2024 domestic student move in and orientation begins

September 5, 2020 ... Residence halls open for returning students in the classes 2021-2023

September 8, 2020 ... Fall semester classes begin

October 16-18, 2020 ... Family & Friends Weekend

View the academic calendar

Contact: Office of Parent & Family Programs | parents@wellesley.edu | 800.358.3543