Parents and Family Weekend 2019

Thank you to all of the parents who joined us for Parents and Family Weekend 2019. We hope you enjoyed time with your Jumbo over the weekend! Take a look at the wonderful photographs captured from the fantastic time on campus! 

We also collected the recordings of the informative sessions with campus administrators ranging from residential life to the career center. 

2019 Keynote Address from Professor Mike Levin

Michael Levin, A92- Vannevar Bush Professor, Director, Allen Discovery Center at Tufts, and Director, Tufts Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, delivers his fascinating lecture: “Taming Decision-Making by Cells and Organs: New Vistas for Regenerative Medicine and Artificial Intelligence” to Tufts University parents over Parents and Family Weekend, October 25-26, 2019.

Keynote Address with Professor Mike Levin
Residential Life- On and Off Campus at Tufts

Meet the team from the Office of Residential Life and Learning (ORLL) and learn about current happenings within our vibrant residential community. ORLL staff share resources for students and families, and highlight some of the exciting experiences taking place within the Tufts residential community. They also offer some useful insights about the off-campus housing process, resources offered by the Office of Residential Life and Learning, and share information about the off-campus market and timeline for leases in the local area.

Residential Life On and Off Campus
Discussion with the Advising Deans

Undergraduate students are assigned an advising dean who will help them successfully navigate the university. Learn about degree requirements, advising and academic support, and how the Office of Undergraduate Education partners with students and parents.

Discussion with the Advising Deans
Career Coaching Your Tufts Student

Should students have an internship? Does their major matter? What are employers looking for in new college hires? What resources does the Tufts Career Center offer my Jumbo? Learn the answers to these questions and many more while learning all that the Tufts Career Center has to offer.

Career Coaching Your Tufts Student
Tufts Today: A Conversation with the Provost and Deans

Hear from the Provost and Deans of each school of the University discuss their roles, missions, and goals. The conversation is a great way to get to know each dean a little better and hear about their experience as administrators and (for some of them) Tufts parents!  

Tufts Today: A Conversation with the Provost and Deans
Save the Date!

Each October, the Parents Giving Program welcomes thousands of parents, family members, and friends to campus for Parents and Family Weekend. Save the date for next year's Parents and Family Weekend on Friday, October 16 and Saturday, October 17, 2020.