Family Weekend

Family Weekend offers opportunities for students and their loved ones to spend quality time together enjoying campus and community.

Save the date for Family Weekend 2020:

October 23–25, 2020

Due to the impact of COVID-19, the dates above are subject to change. This page will be updated with more information when it becomes available.

Weekend Highlights

Faculty member lectures in a classroom
Attend classes
The Swinging Gates perform an a capella concert in Memorial Chapel
Concerts and exhibitions
A family eats and plays games together at a picnic table
Receptions and picnics
Fans of the Raiders in the stands at Andy Kerr Stadium
Sporting events
Two families greet one another and shake hands in downtown Hamilton
Explore Hamilton

Highlights from 2019

Planning the Weekend


Those planning travel may find the following resources helpful:

Colgate Mobile App

During Family Weekend, the Colgate Mobile App features the Family Weekend schedule, cruiser schedule, campus calendar, and more.

Download Colgate Mobile

Previous Year Schedule

Please see below for last year's full schedule of events, including open classes for a sample of events. Contact or 315-228-7082 with questions.


Weekend Schedule (PDF)