Spring 2021 Guide and COVID-19 information

Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2020

In order to protect the health and safety of our students and their families, and to reduce the spread of COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to cancel in-person activities and events for Family Weekend 2020. We hope you watch and participate in the virtual events below.


Saturday, Oct. 10

Presidential Welcome and Update
Listen to a welcome from SUNY Cortland President Erik J. Bitterbaum and Student Government Association President Callie Humphrey.

10 a.m. College Staff Panel
Join us for a live webinar with college staff members. The following staff members will share information related to frequently asked questions from their areas and address questions from family members. 

  • Jeffrey Scott, Director, Dining Services 
  • Kathleen Reilly, Assistant Director, Residence Life and Housing
  • Karen Gallagher, Director, Financial Aid
  • Christopher Kuretich, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs & COVID-19 Incident Management Team

1-5 p.m. Photo Opportunity - POSTPONED
Corey Union, 1st Floor
Encourage your student to stop by Corey Union to have their photo taken and sent home to you. 

7 p.m. Playlist Bingo
All of the same bingo rules apply except with Playlist Bingo, instead of numbers being called out songs are played and participants have to know who sings those songs and if they do they mark off that artist on their playlist bingo card. Student and families all welcome to play. 

Family Weekend College Store Discount
College Store Website 
Receive 20% off site-wide at the SUNY Cortland College Store from Friday, Oct. 9 - Monday, Oct. 12.                          *(Excludes textbooks, gift cards, and meal plans.) 

Family Weekend Basket Raffle
WINNER - Stacey H. (mother of Delilah H.)