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Illinois Tech Family Weekend 2017

Event Date 

October 13, 2017 (All day) to October 15, 2017 (All day)


Illinois Tech Mies Campus
10 West 35th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60616

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The Illinois Institute of Technology invites all family members and supporters to the annual Illinois Tech Family Weekend. Family Weekend is a campus-wide program that welcomes all the family members and supporters of current Illinois Tech students and celebrates their contribution to the community. This is a great opportunity to see what makes the Illinois Tech community special. We hope that you join us for Family Weekend on October 13-15, 2017!


Please note that registration will be open til the event; however, register by September 29, 2017 to be guaranteed a T-Shirt. Furthermore, we ask that all participants register EACH member participating in Family Weekend, including the student. REGISTER HERE


While the schedule of events will be posted as we get closer to the Family Weekend 2017, below you will find some of the programs that we had at Family Weekend 2016.

  • INFORMATION SESSION ON STUDYING ABROAD: Sponsored by the International Center
  • PUMPKIN CARVING: Sponsored By: The Office of Campus Life & Resident Hall Association
  • THE 12TH ANNUAL PUMPKIN LAUNCH: Sponsored by the Biomedical Engineering Society and the Student Activity Fund
  • WARM DRINKS AND COOL ENGINEERING DEMONSTRATIONS: Sponsored By: Armour College of Engineering and hosted by Material Advantage and AIChE
  • ST. BALDRICKS @ ILLINOIS TECH: Sponsored by Colleges Against Cancer at IIT
  • SAT HAUNTED HOUSE: SCARLET CRYPT: Sponsored By: School of Applied Technology

Overnight Accommodations

If families wish to stay off campus there are many options for them close to Illinois Tech and their student. For a complete list of overnight accommodations close to Illinois Tech that have a discount, please visit here.