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Parents Schedule

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

8 am - 6 pm: New Student Move-In 
          Check out the Move-in page for details about our procedures and to check your move-in time.

10:30 am- 6 pm: Move-In Day Parents' Break Area
          Take a break from moving to mix and mingle with other Duquesne families at Vickroy Hall (First Floor and Patio).Snacks, refreshments, giveaways, and air conditioning will be        provided!

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

10 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 - 11:50 am: Welcome to Duquesne
          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

11:50 am - 12:30 pm: Lunch

12:45 - 1:45 pm: Joining Our Family
          Hear Adam Wasilko, Director of Freshman Development and Disability Services, discuss student life at Duquesne and answer any questions or concerns you may have.

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.  Advanced 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.  Advanced reservations are required -  $30 for adults, $15 for children 12 and under. (Duquesne Students are not permitted to attend the dinner; they will be attending another event)

Thursday, August 23, 2018

8 - 9:30 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 Open House
          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!