• Family Weekend 2013

    October 5


    Lobby, Samuel Hays Magill Commons

    10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Check in for Family Weekend at our registration table. Staff will be available to answer any questions you may have about Family Weekend activities. You will also be able to pick up your tickets for both the pregame luncheon and the Sunday brunch at this time.


    The Club, Samuel Hays Magill Commons

    Career Planning for Parents

    10:15 to 11:15 a.m.

    Join us for a journey through freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior year. We'll highlight key steps you can take to help your student plan for his or her future career.

    A Parent's Guide to Common Mental Health Issues Among College Students

    11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

    This workshop is designed to assist parents in identifying common mental health issues that can arise during the college years. Topics include homesickness and loneliness, depression and mood fluctuations, anxiety and stress, relationships, drug and alcohol abuse, eating disorders, and warning signs of suicide.

    Center for Student Success (CSS) Open House

    Lower Level and First Floor, Rebecca Stafford Student Center

    10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Come and visit the Center for Student Success. This center has been established to provide students a comprehensive set of resources within one location. The CSS includes First Year Advising, Transfer and Undeclared Services, Disability Services, Tutoring and Writing Services, and the Office of Career Services.

    Art Gallery Exhibition

    Rechnitz Hall, The DiMattio Gallery

    10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Take time to visit Monmouth University’s newest academic building, Rechnitz Hall. The Dimattio Gallery will be open from 10a.m. – 2p.m. and will be featuring the work of: Steve Smalley, Henry Pinardi, Brenda Atwood Pinardi, Candice Walter, Bob Stein, Robert Cumming, and Vincent DiMattio.

    Hawk Football Player

    Pre-Game Luncheon *

    Student Dining Hall

    Samuel Hays Magill Commons

    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet featuring some of your favorite traditional tailgate foods. Students on a meal plan may use their meal card for the luncheon. Come join us!

    * Pre-registration for this event is required.


    Larchwood Avenue Parking Lot

    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Families and friends are welcome to join in a Monmouth football tradition: do-it-yourself tailgating in the parking area adjacent to Kessler Field. Monmouth University, in compliance with state law, limits the consumption of alcoholic beverages to designated areas. Persons under the age of 21 are prohibited from possessing or consuming alcohol in any area of the campus. Kegs, beer balls, and bottles are not permitted.

    Football Game

    Monmouth vs. Robert Morris

    Kessler Field

    1 p.m.

    Come cheer for the Hawks as they tackle Robert Morris in the 21st season of Monmouth football! Tickets may be purchased at the gate.

    Casino Night *

    Anacon Hall, Student Center, 2nd Floor

    7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

    We bring Atlantic City to you! Come enjoy an evening at Monmouth University's own casino!

    * No real dollars will be used. Prizes are limited to Monmouth University students only.