Upcoming Events

8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sat, Sep 3, 2016

Welcome to Forbes, Class of 2020!  Check in will be at Baker Rink, and once you have your key and room information, you will proceed to the Forbes College drop off area, where you will be greeted by our student orientation staff.

11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sat, Sep 3, 2016

Take a break before, during or after moving into Forbes by stopping by the Forbes dining hall for refreshments or a meal.  Students and their families are encouraged to come by the dining hall until 2 pm.

Location: Forbes Dining Hall
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Sat, Sep 3, 2016

First year students should return to their room for instructions on the first group meetings with their advisee ('zee') group.  Students will have a chance to meet their RCA, fellow members of their zee group, peer academic advisers and other members of their advising team such as Resident Graduate Students (RGS).  Please note, this meeting is for students only.  A separate welcome reception fo

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Sat, Sep 3, 2016

Professor Michael Hecht, Head of Forbes College, and members of the Forbes College Staff will welcome families of first year students in the Forbes lounge and on the adjoining terrace.  Professor Hecht will provide opening remarks at 4 pm.  Members of the college staff w

Location: Forbes Lobby/Lounge
Sat, Sep 10, 2016 (All day)

Please note that meals for sophomores begin on Sunday, September 11th with the Pre-Rade Barbecue dinner.

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Join your new Forbesians, your FCC, and your RCAs for a special theme dinner. You can read about Forbes' history as an Inn here, and you can participate in the special spirit of that history that lives on in our architecture and by letting us welcome you to the club.

Location: Forbes Main Dining Hall
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Bring your A-game to represent Forbes in a clash between the six residential colleges! Compete in a spirit-off of goofy challenges and you might just surprise yourself with some hidden talents.

Location: Dillon Gym
4:30 pm to 11:00 pm
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

Tickets: $25/each

You MUST have your PUID with your to purchase. Only one ticket/PUID.

No refunds or exchanges.

Ticketing date/time TBD.

The bus for this trip will depart the Dinky parking lot (by Wawa) at 4:30pm. Some very light snacks will be provided for the ride, so you may want to grab something more dinner-y before boarding.

11:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sat, Oct 1, 2016

Tickets: $25/each

You MUST have your PUID with your to purchase. Only one ticket/PUID.

No refunds or exchanges.

Ticketing date/time TBD.

The bus for this trip will depart the Dinky parking lot (by Wawa) at 11:30am. Showtime is 2pm.

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Dine in your home college from 5:00-7:00 for a unique take on Halloween. There will be a special menu and you can expect the dining staff to cook up some spooky good decorations in their cauldrons!

Location: Forbes Dining Hall

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