We look forward to welcoming you to Berklee’s annual Family Weekend! This weekend includes a full program of activities for families of Boston Conservatory at Berklee and Berklee College of Music students to get better acquainted with student life at Berklee.
If you attend, you’ll be able to take in information sessions and live performances, meet leading Berklee administrators and faculty members, and, most importantly, visit with your student.
Family Weekend will be held from Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 21. Programs and events will begin between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. on Friday morning and end between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. Stay tuned for more details about the event schedule and how to plan accordingly.
If you have any questions, please email the New Student and Family Programs team at email@example.com. We hope you will be able to join us for this fun-filled weekend.
Please view the schedule below. The full schedule is available for download and will be distributed when registrants arrive and check in to campus on Friday, October 19.
Friday, October 19
|Family Weekend Check-In||8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.|
|10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.|
|Study Abroad Session||1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.|
|Campus Tours||Depart at 2:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.|
|African Drumming Circle||4:00 p.m.–5:15 p.m.|
|Ear Training Session||4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.|
|Welcome Family Reception||5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.|
|Various Performances on Campus||8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.|
|Faculty Jam Session||8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.|
Saturday, October 20
|Late Check-In||8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.|
|Family Continental Breakfast||9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.|
|Book Discussion and Reflection||10:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m.|
|Clubs Showcase||1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.|
|Your Berklee Family Photo||1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.|
|Student Ensemble Showcase||2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.|
|Sibling Activity||2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.|
|Student Panel||5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.|
Sunday, October 21
|Cabaret Performance||10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.|
|Family Send-Off||11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.|
Family Weekend guests are invited to attend the open house series happening on Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20. You are encouraged to attend as many open houses as you would like during your visit to Berklee.
|Friday, October 19||Career Center Open House||10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.|
|Friday, October 19||Health and Wellness Programs||10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.|
|Friday, October 19||Library and Learning Center Open House||10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.|
|Friday, October 19||Office of Student Activities Open House||2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.|
|Friday, October 19||Center for Student Advising and Success Open House||3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday, October 20||Office of Housing and Residential Education Open House||9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.|
|Saturday, October 20||Office of Community Standards Open House||9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.|
|Saturday, October 20||Center for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Open House||12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.|
|Saturday, October 20||Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, Diversity, and Inclusion Open House||3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.|
Space is limited for the open classes offered. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. You are not able to follow your student’s class schedule or to enter classes other than those listed here.
|Shakespeare Voice and Text (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||9:30 a.m.–10:50 a.m.|
|Musical Theater 5 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||10:00 a.m.–11:20 a.m.|
|Recital Workshop (Berklee College of Music)||10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.|
|Acting 7 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||11:30 a.m.–11:50 a.m.|
|Modern Dance (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||10:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.|
|Chamber Music Master Class (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.|
|Arranging for Songwriters (Berklee College of Music)||11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.|
|Harmonic Considerations in Improv (Berklee College of Music)||11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.|
|Dance Composition (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||1:00 p.m.–1:55 p.m.|
|Hip-Hop (Berklee College of Music)||1:00 p.m.–2:20 p.m.|
|Contemporary Music Ensemble Rehearsal (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.|
|Staged Reading Ensemble (Berklee College of Music)||2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.|
|Harmonic Considerations in Improv (Berklee College of Music)||2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.|
|Jazz Dance (Berklee College of Music)||3:00 p.m.–4:20 p.m.|
|Opera Workshop (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||3:30 p.m.–5:20 p.m.|
|Ensemble Performance Lab (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)||3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.|