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College Community Weekends

College Community Weekends incorporate some of our can't miss events on campus. Each weekend has its own distinct feel, traditions, and signature events.

Yellowjacket Weekend:

Celebrate the beginning of the academic year with fun and exciting events including the Fall Activities Fair, live music, a luau, fun foods, movies, giveaways, athletic competitions, and carnival games and rides. Plus, each year we have a headliner for entertainment.

Meliora Weekend:

Meliora Weekend combines three Rochester traditions - Family Weekend, Homecoming, and Alumni Reunion. Highlights include Rochester Revue, UR Late Night, Carnival, and A Cappella Jam. Each Meliora Weekend we partner with Alumni Relations and feature a variety of famous speakers and entertainers.

Winterfest Weekend: February 2nd - 5th, 2018

Enjoy the winter splendor that Rochester has to offer by roasting marshmallows or watching the live ice-carving demonstration. You can watch students perform or enjoy headliner entertainment. These events are guaranteed to drive away the winter blahs.

Springfest Weekend: April 27th - 29th, 2018

After the long, dreary months of winter, join the University community to celebrate the coming spring! Springfest Weekend feature a variety of student group performances, shows, and athletic events, as well as Communal Principles Day and Dandelion Day. Plus, each year we have a headlining concert!