First Year Parent Engagement

Parent Events

Our First-Year Parent Engagement Program offers parents and guardians opportunities to join in special events and activities throughout the year. Take a look at the schedule below or download the Schedule of Activities and Events. We look forward to seeing you soon!

AUGUST 2014    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Orientation for Parents and Guardians August 21, 2014
2:00pm-3:30pm
Van Fossan Theatre
SEPTEMBER 2014    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Commuter Parents’ Lunch: The Vice President for Student Affairs Office and the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement host a lunch for commuter students and their parents. During this event, you will learn new information about the number of services available to commuter students and receive pertinent information about commuter life at BC. September 16, 2014 1:00pm-3:00pm Student Center at Talbott Hall
Resident Parents' Brunch: Parents and guardians are invited to join your first-year resident student for lunch in the main cafeteria located in Schweitzer Hall, first floor. Parents meet and greet their first year resident student’s Personal Resident Coach. September 27, 2014 11:30am-1:00pm  Schweitzer Hall 
OCTOBER 2014    
Activity  Date/Time Location

Deacon's Fest 2014:  Parents and guardians are invited to join the special Fall Open House; Deacon's Fest; Friends and Family Day; and attend the Parent Summit. The Parent Summit will be an opportunity to catch up with Parents as a group who are interested in a roundtable conversation about the first six weeks of their experiences with BC and their first-year student.

October 18, 2014
9:00am-2:00pm
(Parent Summit
starts at 10:30am)
Quad and
Student Center
at
Talbott Hall
NOVEMBER 2014    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Parent Social: The College invites parents and guardians for appetizers and conversations with other parents at a local restaurant. November 20, 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm Bloomfield Steakhouse,
Bloomfield, NJ
FEBRUARY 2015    
Activity Date/Time Location
Commuter Parents' Breakfast: The Vice President for Student Affairs Office and the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement will host a breakfast event for commuter students and their parents. TBD Student Center at
Talbott Hall
Resident Parents' Lunch: Parents and guardians are invited to join their first-year resident student for brunch in the main cafeteria located in Schweitzer Hall, first floor. Parents meet their first-year resident student’s Personal Resident Coach for general updates. February 21, 2015 12:00pm-1:30pm Schweitzer Hall 
APRIL 2015    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Parent Socials: The College invites parents and guardians for appetizers and conversations with other parents at a local restaurant. April 16, 2015
6:30pm-8:30pm
Cuban Pete's,
Montclair,NJ