Family Weekend

September 30 - October 2, 2016

A special informal weekend has been created for parents, siblings, grandparents, P.E.O.s, and friends to spend time on campus with students. Family Weekend is a wonderful opportunity for families and friends to meet suitemates and other college friends. Activities will begin on Friday with dinner and will end on Sunday with brunch.

Below is a tentative schedule; a complete schedule will be available during that weekend in the Robertson Hall parlor. All guests should stop by the registration and information table.


Friday, September 30
4-6:45 p.m. Registration and Information Table Open
4:30-6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner
8 p.m. The Life of Virginia Alice Cottey Stockard
Saturday, October 1
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Self-Registration and Information Table Open
10 a.m. - 12 noon Bookstore Open
10 a.m. Volleyball Game vs. Wentworth College
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Picnic Lunch
12 noon Remarks by President Jann Weitzel
1 p.m. Volleyball Game vs. Independence Comm. College
5-5:30 p.m. Registration and Information Table Open
4:30-6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner
8-10 p.m. Leverage Dance Theater
Sunday, October 2
10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Brunch

Advance reservations are not needed to participate in any of the Family Weekend activities. Non-students will pay for their meals at the door; cash or checks only, no cards. For more information, contact the Campus Activities Office at 417-667-6333, ext. 2186. Lodging reservations should be made early, as local hotels tend to fill up.

Click here for a printable schedule.

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Cottey College
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1000 West Austin
Nevada, Missouri 64772
Phone: 417-667-8181
Fax: 417-667-8103
Admission: 888-5-COTTEY