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Questions or concerns about Fall Fest may be directed to Student Activities at 781-736-5065, or

Operating Hours
9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Fall Fest Advisors

Stephanie Grimes
Assistant Dean of Students/Director of Student Activities

Steve Pagios
Associate Director of Student Activities

Did you know?

Former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt had a long and successful relationship with Brandeis. In addition to serving on the board of trustees, she hosted a public television series on campus, taught International Relations and delivered the university’s first commencement address.

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Past Events: Fall Fest 2015

See what we get for last year and get excited for Fall Fest 2016

Below is a list of Fall Fest 2015's events.

Thursday, October 22

  • Early Bird Welcome and Registration
  • Hold Thy Peace presents As You Like It
  • Come Together featuring Studio Two

Friday, October 23

  • Welcome and Registration Area
  • Open Classes
  • Brandeis Goes Blue!
  • Hillel’s Shabbat Dinner and Oneg Shabbat
  • Hold Thy Peace present As You Like It
  • Comedy Show featuring Hari Kondabolu
  • Shabbat Walk

Saturday, October 24

  • Welcome and Registration Area
  • Shabbat Services
  • Off Campus Trip:  Boston featuring Boston Duck Tours
  • Academic/Faculty Presentations
  • Open Gameroom for Siblings and Others
  • Hold Thy Peace presents As You Like It
  • Shabbat Services
  • Annual Fall Fest Variety Show

Sunday, October 25

  • Chabad 5K Race
  • Catholic Mass
  • Academic/Faculty Presentations
  • Carnival on the Great Lawn
  • The Reform Club Luncheon
  • Brandeis Players presents Angels in America, Part One:Millennium Approaches

Monday, October 26

  • Open Classes