Join us for UArts Weekend!

We celebrate the students, alumni and families that make the UArts community! This fun-filled weekend includes a variety of events across our campus on Philadelphia's Avenue of the Arts. UArts Weekend takes place October 5-7, 2018.

Friday, October 5 (for students and families):
2-6pm: Check-in. Get your name tag (good for area discounts), schedule of events, area map, meal tickets, and welcome gift. 
6-8pm: Block Party! Join us for a block party on Pine Street featuring area food trucks, music, art, and more!

Saturday, October 6: 

8am-2pm: Check in. Get your wristband, weekend guidebook, meal tickets, and welcome gift.
8-10:30am: College brunch. Enjoy breakfast with faculty and staff from your students academic program
11am-12pm: BIG SHOT! Major announcement from President Yager (Solmssen Court, Hamilton Hall) 
11:30am-2pm: Lunch Seatings. Ticketed lunch seatings available for Terra Dining Hall.
12-8pm: Midtown Village Fall Festival. Enjoy performances on the UArts stage, visit UArts vendors, and take in our great neighborhood
12-4pm: Gallery Crawl. Visit the various galleries around campus to student and alumni work.
5-7pm: Family BBQ

Sunday, October 7: 
9-11am: Farewell Brunch

Saturday, October 6 (for alumni): 

10am-11am: Welcome Brunch, CBS Auditorium, Hamilton Hall
11am-12pm: BIG SHOT! Major announcement from President Yager (Solmssen Court, Hamilton Hall) 
12-8pm: Midtown Village Fall Festival. Enjoy performances on the UArts stage, visit UArts vendors, and take in our great neighborhood.
12-4pm: Gallery Crawl. Visit the various galleries around campus to student and alumni work.
6-9pm: Alumni Party, open bar and hors d'oeurves  - Tavern on Broad, 200 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Plus free faculty-led workshops and on campus performances! 

*Full schedule to be released soon*

Area Hotel Discounts
The university receives special rates from the below area hotels.  When booking a room, simply mention the UArts preferred pricing

Double Tree - Use account # 560032780 and get 10% off room rate (215) 893-1600
Holiday Inn - $134.00 per night (215) 735-9300
Fairfield Inn - $135.00 per night. Use CODE: UDZ once you click link (215) 735-7900
Cambria Hotel - 30% off the best available rate. Call hotel for rate discount: (215) 732-5500

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