Family Weekend


September 24–26, 2021

Fall is an exciting time on Emmanuel's campus: The leaves are changing, classes are in full swing and students have settled in for a year of exploration and discovery that will shape the course of their lives.

We invite you to come see it all for yourself! Join us at this year’s Family Weekend including Fall Fest on the Quad, class receptions and more.

Advance registration for this event is now closed. For more information, please contact studentaffairs2@emmanuel.edu or 617-735-9722.

Friday, September 24th

Time Event
3:00-7:00 p.m. Registration and Check-In
Jean Yawkey Center for Community Leadership, Jean Yawkey Center
4:30-7:30 p.m. Dinner
Marian Hall Dining Room, Jean Yawkey Center
$12 per person at the door
5:30-7:00 p.m. Classes of 2024 and 2025 Reception
Quad (Rain Location: Gymnasium)
President Sr. Janet Eisner SNDdeN welcomes first-year and sophomore families to campus for a complimentary cocktail reception on the Quad.
5:30-7:00 p.m. Classes of 2022 and 2023 Pints with Professors
Quad (Rain Location: Gymnasium)
Junior and senior students and parents are invited to a reception with Emmanuel faculty. Join us for a reception, mingle with other families and meet your student’s favorite professors. Bar available for anyone 21+.
8:00-10:30 p.m. Latin Explosion!
Jean Yawkey Center Atrium
Join members of HUELLAS, Emmanuel’s Latinx student organization, for an evening of music, dancing and food. Music includes selections from around the world, especially from the Afro-Latinx community.

Saturday, September 25th

Time Event
8:30 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Registration and Check-In
Jean Yawkey Center for Community Leadership, Jean Yawkey Center
9:30-10:30 a.m. Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game
Roberto Clemente Field
Alumni vs. Current Saints
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Women's Lacrosse Alumni Game
Roberto Clemente Field
Alumni vs. Current Saints
12:30-1:30 p.m. Softball Alumni Game
Roberto Clemente Field
Alumni vs. Current Saints
12:00-2:00 p.m. Lunch
Marian Hall Dining Room, Jean Yawkey Center
$12 per person at the door
3:00-6:00 p.m. Fall Fest
Quad (Rain Location: Gymnasium)
All student and their families are invited to this fall tradition on our beautiful Quad. Enjoy seasonal activities, a DJ and food for the whole family. Cash bar available for 21+.
$15 per person, children under 10 are free
4:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner
Marian Hall Dining Room, Jean Yawkey Center
$12 per person at the door
8:00-10:00 p.m. Casino Night
Jean Yawkey Center Atrium
Join the Office of Student Involvement and the EC Programming Team for a fun-filled evening for the whole family with great prizes!

Sunday, September 26th

Time Event
11:00 a.m. Family Liturgy
Chapel, Eisner Administration Building
Join students, parents, and other members of the Emmanuel community for this special liturgy, open to members of all faiths.
12:00-2:00 p.m. Jazz Brunch
Marian Hall Dining Room, Jean Yawkey Center
Conclude your memorable weekend by sharing brunch with fellow Emmanuel families.
Pre-paid ticket or $15 per person at the door; Students with a meal plan may use it at this brunch

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