October 21-23, 2016
Welcome parents and family members! We are excited to see you on campus this fall. We look forward to meeting you and opening our classrooms, residence halls, and facilities to you. We have a number of events, panels, and workshops planned for you to enjoy, so register now at the link below!
Some of the local hotels are offering special rates for this weekend. Check our Visitor's Page for more information.
Find a meeting, workshop, or reception that sparks your interest below. Or download the latest schedule here.
Friday, October 21, 2016, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Residence Life Lobby, First Floor Goldstein Hall
This weekend isn't just about the parents, it's about our Ringling student siblings as well! We would like to welcome the younger generation of future artists to participate in our Lil’ Sibs event during Family Weekend. Residence Life is sponsoring this special opportunity for big brothers and sisters to have their Lil’ Sibs stay on campus, participate in activities, and attend brunch on Saturday, October 22, 2016. Please, complete the Liability Release and Medical Treatment Permission Minor Form and bring it with you to the Lil’ Sib Registration or email the completed version back to Residence Life at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, October 21, 2016 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Residence Life Lobby, First Floor Goldstein Hall
Become your Ringling College student for an hour! Enjoy learning from Ringling College faculty and participate in a workshop on Saturday, October 22nd. Details will be available online as Family Weekend approaches. There is no charge for participating in any of the events.
Friday, October 21, 2016, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Academic Center Auditorium
Meet your PALS! Come and learn more about ways that you can become actively involved and meet other Parents/Family members. Please, join us for our Parents’ Association Meeting and Reception. Dress attire is Florida casual.
Friday, October 21, 2016 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Academic Center Lobby
Meet and mingle with other Parents/Families and Ringling College Faculty and Administration!
Friday, October 21, 2016 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Goldstein Hall, 1st Floor Lobby
Please, plan to stay for the Artful Giraffe Ceramics Project - it is a great opportunity to meet, mingle, and have some fun!
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 9:00 am – 9:30 am Diane Roskamp Exhibition Hall
Ringling College is “On The Move”! Learn about our upcoming growth and development that is happening on the college campus!
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 9:30 am – 11:00 am Diane Roskamp Exhibition Hall
The Center Services Department offers a session on art and design recruiting and networking – stay tuned for more details!
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 8:00 am – 11:00 am Diane Roskamp Exhibition Hall Entrance
Don't miss out on having a creative experience!
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 11:15 am – 12:30 am Various Locations
Stay tuned for more details! Registration at check-in is required.
Enjoy Chartwells Dining Experience!
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 11:00am-2:00pm
Enjoy delicious meal options for $6/family or friend!