Date & TimeEvent

Friday, August 26

7:30 am – 9:30 am Café Mac Open
8:00 am – 3:00 pm Move In/Registration
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Resource Fair
11:00am – 1:30pm Café Mac open
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm New to College Workshop (for parents and families of First Generation College Students)
4:00 pm – 5:15pm Zero Waste Welcome Dinner
5:45 pm – 6:45 pm New Student Welcome  
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Parent/Family Reception hosted by Student Affairs
Saturday, August 27
7:30 am – 9:30 am Café Mac Open
9:00 am – 11:00 am Life at Mac: Parent/Family Overview 
Welcome
Making a Healthy Transition to College
The Macalester Experience
11:15 – 11:45 am First Year Course Meeting for Parents & Families
11:00 am – 1:30 pm Café Mac Open 
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm Q & A with President Rosenberg
3:00 – 5:00  pm Workshops for Parents (TBD)
Career Development Planning 
Money Matters: Employment, Finances & Budgeting
Support for Students with Disabilities
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Café Mac open
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Center for Religious & Spiritual Life Dessert Reception
Sunday, August 28
7:30 am – 9:30 am Café Mac Open
8:30 am – 9:30 am Bagel Breakfast
9:00 am – 10:00 am Department of Multicultural Life Open House