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Westminster’s Family Day Weekend is Sept. 9

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Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2023

Parents, siblings, grandparents and other family members of Westminster College students are invited to spend a day on campus during the College’s annual Family Day event on Saturday, Sept. 9.

Family members will be able to visit classrooms, explore campus, experience campus dining and take in a Titan football game.

“This is a special day for you to enjoy time on our beautiful campus experiencing college life from your student’s perspective,” says Connie McGinnis, Family Day organizer and director of parent relations.

Families can participate in optional organized activities provided throughout the day, or just spend time catching up with their student.

A brief schedule for the day includes:
•    Family Day Welcome Center: 9:30 a.m.-noon
•    Meet and Greet with President Kathy Richardson: 9:30-10:15 a.m.
•    First Generation Meet and Greet with TRIO: 10-10:30 a.m.
•    Visit the Cultural Center: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m.
•    Family Day Brunch: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
•    Westminster vs. Thiel Football Game: 1 p.m.
•    Explore the Outdoor Laboratory: 1-5 p.m.

The Foster Art Gallery will also be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the Campus Store will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

To view the complete Family Day schedule or make a reservation, visit or call 724-946-7354. Reservations are due by Friday, Sept. 1.