Every summer Quinnipiac University organizes Welcome Receptions around the region, exclusively for incoming freshmen and their parents.   

These receptions serve as an official welcome for incoming students and their families to the Quinnipiac community and allow them to meet other freshman families from their area. Each event includes special guests from Quinnipiac University's academic leadership team and current upperclassmen who share insights from the University. All Welcome Receptions are hosted by current members of the Parents Council

Summer 2015

During the summer of 2015, more than 400 Quinnipiac community members — including the Class of 2019 students, their parents, Quinnipiac student orientation leaders, faculty and staff — participated in welcome receptions throughout New England, including:

  • Fairfield County, Connecticut
  • Hartford County, Connecticut
  • New Haven County, Connecticut
  • Essex County, Massachusetts
  • Plymouth County, Massachusetts
  • Burlington County, New Jersey
  • Bergen County, New York
  • Nassau County, New York
  • Somerset County, New York
  • Suffolk County, New York
  • Westchester County, New York
  • Rhode Island


See all the photos from this year's receptions.

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