Family Weekend 2022

Friday, October 28 to Sunday, October 30

Registration is now live! Please visit this link to register for Family Weekend.

What is Family Weekend?

Brandeis Family Weekend 2022 will be Friday, October 28 to Sunday, October 30. We hope you will join us in Waltham for a weekend of programming designed to engage our families in everything the Brandeis campus has to offer. We welcome all family members, friends and those who are closest to our students to join us for the weekend.

Family Weekend programming includes academic lectures by distinguished faculty, information sessions hosted by support staff, tours of campus, performances by amazing Brandeis students, social gatherings for the whole family and even some Brandeis sporting events! 

Schedule for Family Weekend

Please see the Schedule for Brandeis Family Weekend 2022, for a preview of this year's programming.

Where can I stay for Family Weekend?

Brandeis Family Weekend has room blocks and discounted rates with nearby hotels. More information can be found on the Places to Stay page on the left. Please make your reservation directly with the hotel of your choice.

The Boston Marriott Newton, the best hotel for Shabbat observant families, is about a mile and a half walk from campus. On Friday night during Family Weekend, we offer guided walks from campus to the hotel.

How do I register for Family Weekend?

Please visit this link to register for Family Weekend. Registration closes on Monday, October 24, 2022 at 9pm ET.

What is the cost to register for Family Weekend?

Family Weekend registration is $25 per person for those who register by October 16.  Registration is $35 for those who register after October 16. Children 12 and under are free. 

Registration for Brandeis Family Weekend supports the costs involved in running the operational components of the program.

All families are welcome at Family Weekend. Registration fee waivers are available. For information on waivers, please reach out to the Dean of Students Office at

Some photos from last years Family Weekend!