Friday, September 25
Family Welcome Reception: A Hudson Valley Wine and Beer
7 pm-9 pm • Kaplan Family Mathematics, Science, and Technology
Kick off your Family Weekend by meeting up with classmates,
friends, and families in the MST Atrium for an unforgettable
Welcome Reception! Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and desserts as you taste
and compare, a variety of Hudson Valley wines and local craft
MSMC Knight at the Movies
8:30 pm-11 pm • Kaplan Turf Field
Grab your blankets and lawn chairs for MSMC Knight at the Movies.
It will be a double feature, beginning with the Mount students’
short films and ending with The Sandlot.
Saturday, September 26
Habitat for Humanity: Alumni & Family
8 am-Noon • Bus leaves Hudson lot at 7:45 am
The Mount and Greater Habitat have a long-standing partnership of
service! Take part in an early morning worksite build and give back
to the greater Newburgh community. This event is for ages 16+.
Please make sure you wear closed-toe shoes.
Family & Alumni Mentoring Continental
8:30 am-10 am • Dominican Center Café
This is a wonderful opportunity for Mount students to meet Mount
graduates willing to provide valuable information and advice about
their professions – how they got started, their job
responsibilities, and any recommendations they may have for the
10:30 am-Noon • Aquinas Hall Theatre
Convocation marks MSMC’s formal welcome of our new transfer
students and members of the Class of 2019. Freshmen, transfer
students, and their families are invited to join college faculty
and administrators to celebrate the beginning of their academic
journey at the Mount.
Family, Alumni, and Faculty Pig Roast and Street
Noon-3:30 pm • Guzman Lawn
Feast on traditional fall foods as you gather with other families,
faculty, and alumni. and enjoy the beautiful Hudson Valley view.
You’ll see theDance Team perform, take part in games and
activities, and explore novelties, shopping, campus tours and
MSMC Women’s Tennis vs. St. Joseph’s of
1 pm • Kaplan Tennis Courts
Come cheer on the Knights on the Kaplan Tennis Courts as they take
on St. Joseph’s of Brooklyn!
Family Dinner Dance and Casino Night
7 pm-10 pm • Kaplan Center Gymnasium
Feeling lucky? Take a chance and join us for an evening of dinner,
dancing, and our fantasy casino games! Come try your luck and win
some great prizes! All adults 21 and older will receive a
complimentary drink ticket at the door.
Sunday, September 27
9 am-10 am • Chapel of the Most Holy Rosary, Dominican Center
Family Brunch in The View
10 am-1 pm • Aquinas Hall, The View
Enjoy a leisurely Sunday brunch before heading home! Please note:
this brunch does not include admission to the Sunday Brunch &
Hudson River Cruise event.
Sunday Brunch & Hudson River Family
11:30 am -2:30 pm • Newburgh Landing
Before you board the boat with your families, enjoy a delicious
Sunday brunch in Hudson Hall Auditorium, where you’ll receive your
wristband for admission to the boat. Once on the boat, enjoy a
leisurely three-hour scenic cruise down the Hudson River while you
enjoy the sites of the scenic Hudson Valley. Space is limited.
Reservations are on a first come, first served basis. Please note
that transportation is not included from the brunch to the Newburgh
Landing to board the boat.
MSMC Women’s Soccer vs. Farmingdale State
1 pm, Kaplan Turf Field
Come cheer on the Knights at the Kaplan Turf field as they take on
Living Out the Mount Mission
Please participate in our Family Weekend donation drive. All
donations go to Newburgh Ministry which is an outreach program that
serves our Newburgh community. In addition, many of our students
donate their time at Newburgh Ministry throughout the year.
We will be collecting the following: 8oz paper hot cups, toilet
paper, toiletries, baby formula, and diapers. Please look for
collection boxes placed around campus throughout the weekend.
Make time to shop! Don’t miss your chance to stock up on Mount
Saint Mary College merchandise and apparel during your stay. Wear
your Mount colors with pride throughout the weekend and all year
round. The Campus Store will be open on Saturday from 10 am-4 pm
and on Sunday from 10:30 am-2:30 pm.
The Kaplan Center will be open on Saturday from 9 am-5 pm (pool
open 10:30 am-1:30 pm) and on Sunday from 1 pm-5 pm (pool open 1
pm-3 pm). Proper gym attire must be worn. All children under the
age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.