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Family Weekend

image with trees and belltower, text is Family Weekend October 25-27, 2024

Save the Date for Family Weekend! 

Join us October 25-27, 2024!

Family Weekend is a wonderful time to see your student, explore the local community, and experience campus life through your student's eyes. While you're here, meet other families, faculty, and university administrators as you get to know Cornell. You won't want to miss this fun-filled weekend!

Join us on August 29 at 12 p.m. ET for our Family Weekend Overview session. Click here to register! The session will be recorded, and a recording will be available afterward


Registration is required to attend Family Weekend. More details will be available this summer, and registration will open in early September.

Family Weekend Schedule

We are working on putting together a great slate of events for Family Weekend 2024!  Events and activities will begin around noon on Friday and end mid-day on Sunday. Family Weekend is conference-style and will have many options to choose from.  As we get closer to opening registration, we will update you with the current year’s selection of activities.


We highly recommend that you make your reservations for overnight accommodations as soon as possible. Check out lodging options in the area.