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Parents Schedule

Parent Registration for Dr. Frizzell's speech, Deans Reception, and Parent Dinner is closed.  Please feel free to attend all other events!

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

8 am - 5 pm: New Student Move-In 
          Check out the Move-in page for details about our procedures and to check your move-in time.

10 am- 4 pm: Parents' Break Area
          Need a break from all of the activity of move-in day? Join us in the Towers Multi-Purpose Room for a light snack, a place to rest, and parent giveaways!

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

9 am - 12 pm: General Info Fair
          Stop by the second floor of the Duquesne Union to learn about resources here at our University!

10:30 - 11:30 am: Duquesne Student Overview
          Join our Vice President for Student Life, Dr. Douglas Frizzell, in the Union Ballroom as he discusses your student's experience as they transition into college life.
*Session strongly suggested

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Lunch

2:45 - 4 pm: Matriculation Ceremony
          Join the Duquesne University faculty and staff in the A.J. Palumbo Center for your official welcome into the Duquesne Family at our formal Matriculation Ceremony, a University tradition.

4:30 - 5:15 pm: Deans Reception
          Parents are invited to attend a reception hosted by the Dean of each school.  Various locations to be determined.  Reservations are required.

5:30 - 7 pm: Parent Dinner
          Parents and family members are invited to attend this special dinner in the Union Ballroom, hosted by Duquesne's President Kenneth G. Gormley, the University Vice Presidents, and the Orientation Staff.  Reservations are required. (Duquesne Students are not permitted to attend the dinner; they will be attending another event)

Thursday, August 17, 2017

8:15 - 9:45 am: Parent Breakfast
‚Äč          Plan to attend a special breakfast in the Rev. Sean Hogan Dining Center located in the Towers Living Learning Center, hosted by the Office of Residence Life.

9 am - 12 pm: Campus Ministry Connection
          Meet the staff of the Spiritan Campus Ministry Center in the Towers Living Learning Center.


***Be sure to also register for our Parent E-mail list to stay up to date with everything Duquesne!