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 nametag (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
Holiday Inn - $134.00 per night
Fairfield Inn - $135.00 per night. Use CODE: UDZ once you click link
Cambria Hotel - 30% off the best available rate (call hotel for rate discount: (215) 732-5500)

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