Family Weekend | St. Lawrence University Student Activities & Leadership

Family Weekend

Friday, September 28 - Sunday, September 30

Schedule of Events

Pre-registration for Family Weekend is now closed. If you have not yet registered, we welcome you to do so on-site by visiting our check-in table on the second floor of the Sullivan Student Center upon your arrival to campus. 

Registered families- don't forget to stop by the check-in table on the second floor of Sullivan Student Center to pick up your tote bags, name badges, and any meal passes you purchased. Check-in is available from noon-8 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday. 

Questions? Contact the office of Student Activities & Leadership, 315-229-5755.  

Family Weekend Event Highlights:

  • Mentalist Robert Channing, Friday at 7 p.m.
  • Saints Football vs. Thomas More, Saturday at 1 p.m. 
  • Concerts: Laurentian Singers, SLU a cappella groups, SLUFunk, and organist Sondra Goldsmith Proctor--NOTE: The SLUFunk concert was previously incorrectly listed as taking place Saturday evening. The correct date for this event is Friday, September 28 (same time, same place). 
  • Guided waterfall hike- advanced sign-up required! Call Nature Up North, (315) 229-5704
  • Meet-and-greet opportunities and informational sessions with various faculty members across campus! 

Why register for Family Weekend? Here are just a few of the reasons:

- Speedy check-in: We'll have your name badges and helpful information for your stay ready for you!

- Option to pre-purchase special discounted meal passes to Dana Dining Center

- Families who pre-register online will receive one of our always-popular commemorative Family Weekend tote bags! (guaranteed to the first 500 registered families)

-Free entry to Saints Football vs. Thomas More (Saturday, 1 p.m.)--just show your Family Weekend name badge!

- Access to Newell Fitness Center all weekend--just show your Family Weekend name badge!

- Access to special events, including a continental breakfast with President Fox on Saturday and a complimentary continental breakfast Sunday morning 

Below please find additional resources to assist you in planning your visit. Please note that information is subject to change.

Directions to Campus

Regional Accommodations

Local, Private Accommodations

Local Restaurant Guide

Local Attractions

Frequently Asked Questions about Family Weekend


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