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SUNY Cortland’s Family Weekend: Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, 2014.

Schedule of Events

Friday, Oct. 31

  • 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Tomik Fitness Facility Hours
  • 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. College Store Hours
  • 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and 7:45-9:15 p.m. Gallery Exhibit: Transcendences. Dowd Fine Arts Gallery
  • 4-8 p.m. Check-in, Corey Union Lobby
  • 8 p.m. Musical: Brigadoon. Dowd Fine Arts Center Theatre. $8 per person

Saturday, Nov. 1

  • 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Tomik Fitness Facility Hours
  • 9-3 p.m. College Store Hours
  • 9-11 a.m. Check-in, Corey Union Lobby
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. Coffee and Conversation: Staff and family mix and mingle. Corey Union Exhibition Lounge
  • 11:30 a.m. President’s Brunch, Corey Union Function Room. Adults and SUNY Cortland students $14.50; Children ten and under $7.50.
  • 1 p.m. Football vs. Montclair State, Stadium Complex. Adults $6; Senior Citizens, Non-SUNY Cortland students and youth ages 13-18 $5; SUNY Cortland Students/Faculty/Staff and children 12 and under are free.
  • 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. Bowers Hall Planetarium
  • 4-7 p.m. Spooksville Halloween Party, Corey Union Function Room. Activities include: pumpkin carving, face painting, bobbing for apples, arts and crafts, as well as ice cream cones and cotton candy. This fun-filled event is free and is sponsored by the Caribbean Student Association.
  • 7:45-9:15 p.m. Gallery Exhibit: Transcendences, Dowd Gallery
  • 8 p.m. Musical: Brigadoon, Dowd Fine Arts Center Theatre. $8 per person
  • 9-11 p.m. Glow Skate, Park Center Alumni Arena. $1 Admission, $2 Skate rental

Sunday, Nov. 2

  • 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Tomik Fitness Facility Hours
  • 9 a.m.-3 p.m. College Store Hours
  • 1:45-3:15 p.m. Gallery Exhibit: Transcendences. Dowd Gallery
  • 2 p.m. Musical Theater Production: Brigadoon, Dowd Fine Arts Center Theatre. $8 per person
  • 4 p.m. Annual African American Gospel Music Festival, Old Main Brown Auditorium. Adults $5; Students $3; children 12 and under are free.

Postcards were mailed to families the week of Sept. 15, 2014.

Download the Schedule and Registration Packet (PDF).

Information on accommodations can be viewed on the Restaurants and Lodging page of the Visitor's Guide.

The Lynne Parks '68 SUNY Cortland Alumni House offers five luxurious rooms and can host up to 10 overnight guests. Visitors may enjoy socializing or relaxing in the unique common rooms such as the Solarium or Goodale Library. Warm fresh scones are purchased from a local bakery and offered as part of a complimentary continental breakfast served in the cozy Bocklet Breakfast Room.

SUNY Cortland alumni enjoy a 10 percent lodging discount! Restrictions apply.