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Schedule of Events

Duquesne University's Family Weekend

See below for the full Family Weekend Schedule. 


Convenient on-campus parking will be available in the Forbes Garage during Family Weekend.  The Family Weekend parking cost is $12.00 for a two-day pass or $18.00 for a three-day pass, please select your option on the registration form.  If you are only coming for one day, the daily parking rate is $6.00 and can be paid for in the garage.

After you complete the form, you will be provided with a payment link to purchase your parking pass and any other events you register for.

Events Include:

Friday, October 19

Honors College Gathering
Assumption Hall Commons
3:00 - 5:00 pm
Quidditch match with refreshments

Dancing with the Dukes
Union Ballroom
7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Cost: $5.00 (pay at the door)

Family Jam
The Red Ring Restuarant
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Food Specials & Entertainment
                                                         Women's Volleyball v. George Mason
9:00 p.m.
AJ Palumbo Center

Saturday, October 20                                                                                    
Family Weekend Check-In
2nd Floor Atrium (Union)
9:30 - 10:00 a.m.     
University Information Tables & Continental Breakfast
Union Ballroom
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Welcome Address
Union Ballroom
10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Academic Open Houses
Various Schools
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Academic Walk (under the tent)
Cost: $10.00
Duquesne Students and under 12 are free

Inflatable Games
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
with prizes

Residence Hall Tours
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Various Locations

Loop Bus Shuttle
1:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Waterfront Shopping/Oakland/Southside

Phipps Consveratory
1:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Cost: $10.00 per person

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Academic Walk (under the tent)
Cost: $15.00 per person
Duquesne Students and under 12 are free

Carnival, Hosted by Greek Life
Union Ballroom

6:00-11:00 p.m. (Doors open at 5:00)
Cost: $5.00 donation (pay at the door)
Come out and see the annual Carnival skits put on by the Greek chapters. This year they will be performing shows around a"Pittsburgh" theme and will have cameo's from different family members as well. The main philanthropy of the event is the Mario Lemieux Foundation.

1. Sigma Alpha Epsilon/ Zeta Tau Alpha
2. Alpha Gamma Delta/ Lambda Kappa Sigma/ Alpha Phi Delta
3. Alpha Phi/ Delta Chi
4. Alpha Sigma Tau/ Tau Kappa Epsilon
5. Gamma Phi Beta/ Phi Kappa Theta
6. Alpha Omicron Pi/ Sigma Tau Gamma
7. Delta Zeta/ Alpha Delta/ Gamma Phi
8. Sigma Kappa/ Sigma Nu

Men's Soccor v. Rhode Island
7:00 p.m.
Rooney Field

Duquesne Choirs Ensemble Performance
Trinity Cathedral, 328 Sixth Avenue, Pittsburgh
7:30 pm
Duquesne Voices of Spirit, Pappert Woman's Choral, and University Singers
  Duquesne Program Council Movie - The Incredibles 2
9:00 p.m.
Union Nitespot

Sunday, October 22     
Celebrate Mass
9:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m.
5th Floor Union
Cost: $10.00/per ticket
Duquesne Students and under 12 are free

Women's Soccer v. Fordham
1:00 p.m.
Rooney Field

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