Metropolitan Campus Fall Family Weekend 2018

Friday, September 21 to Sunday, September 23

Family Weekend is an opportunity for students and their families to get together for fun on campus.

Family Weekend events on campus are free to families excluding some meals.

Please register for the weekend, and then register for each special event you plan to attend. Some events have limited seating.

Register for the Weekend

First name

Last name


Cell phone

Student's name

Academic year of student

Select the number of guests attending, (Please do not include the student in this number.)

Check the dates that you will attend.

  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

Comments or questions:


Events requiring pre-registration

FDU Spirit Car decorating contest for families and students.

Families and students will have the chance to decorate their cars with FDU pride and have a chance to win $$$ to the bookstore!

Paint and Snack in Riverside Cafe

Families will have the opportunity to create a masterpiece of their own in a painting class, led by Bee N' Crafty. This event is free and has limited seating.


5 PM Women's Volleyball versus LIU in the Rothman Center

After the game, explore Hackensack and Teaneck for dinner.


10:30 AM. Family Weekend check-in registration on Commencement Green

11 AM. Breakfast in Riverside Cafe

Cost: Prices will vary.

11 AM to 4 PM Family Weekend Festival on Commencement Green

Families will be able to enjoy the crisp fall weather and our campus along with some food, games, inflatables, and entertainment.

Noon to 3 PM. Family Weekend BBQ on the Commencement Green

Cost: $5. All you can eat. Children under 5 are free.

2 PM to 4 PM. Paint and Snack in Riverside Cafe. Registration is required.

4 PM Women's Volleyball versus St. Francis in the Rothman Center

4 PM Contest for any FDU Families displaying the best FDU spirit.

4 PM to 8:30 PM FDU Feast of Lights - Food and Beverage Garden

Enjoy good food, company, and music by WFDU Retro Radio, playing your favorite oldies.

7 PM Think Fast game show in Wilson Auditorium


11 AM. Dining Hall brunch in the Student Union Building

Cost: $9.00 (Paid when you visit the Dining Hall.)

1 PM to 3 PM. Family Fun Day Students are welcomed.

Families and students please come out and enjoy lots of fun and laughs with Giant Games, Music Bingo, and Karaoke.

3 PM Men's Soccer versus Yale in the soccer field

4:30 PM. Dining Hall dinner

Cost: $10.50 (Paid when you visit the Dining Hall.)