Navigate Up
Sign In

​Family Day 2015

Congratulations on your acceptance to the Providence College Class of 2019!

The Office of Admission and Providence College community invite you and your family to campus on Saturday, April 11, 2015 for our annual Family Day program. We hope you will be able to join us and learn more about our academic programs and our opportunities for student involvement.

Academic and administrative representatives from across campus will be available during this event, and you will also have the opportunity to meet many current Providence College students. Please join us as the Class of 2019 comes together for the first time!
Online registration for Family Day is now closed. However, if you are still interested in attending the event, please call the Office of Admission at (401) 865-2535 or (800) 721-6444 for more information.   

2015 Family Day Agenda


Time Event ​Location
​9:00 - 11:00 AM ​Registration/Check-In ​Concannon Fitness Center
​10:00 AM ​Class of 2019 Mass ​St. Dominic Chapel
​11:30 AM

​Welcome Class of 2019!

  • Rev. Brian J. Shanley, O.P., Ph.D.,
    President of Providence College
  • Emily Mitchell, Class of 2015
  • Edward Andrews, Ph.D.,
    Associate Professor of History
  • Raul A. Fonts, Dean of Admission
​Mullaney Gymnasium, Alumni Hall
​12:00 PM ​Luncheon and Meet the PC Community ​Peterson Recreation Center
​2:00 - 4:00 PM ​Academic and Student Life Panels (*see below) Various Campus Locations


​*2:00 -  2:45 PM Panels Location
​Premedical Sciences and Health Professions ​Ruane Center, Room 105
​Student Engagement in the Arts and Sciences ​Ruane Center, Room LL05
​The School of Business ​Mullaney Gymnasium, Alumni Hall
​The Education Programs Guzman Hall, Room 250
​Involvement with the Fine Arts ​Smith Center, Ryan Concert Hall
​The Dominican Difference St. Dominic Chapel, Campus Ministry Center
​Getting Ready for College: Suggestions for Parents         ​'64 Hall, Slavin Center
​*3:00 - 3:45 PM Panels ​Location
​The Undeclared Advising Program ​Ruane Center, Room LL05
​'Death is Nothing Terrible': An Introduction to
(Development of Western Civilization)
​Ruane Center, Room 105
​Student Involvement 101 ​'64 Hall, Slavin Center
​Study Abroad ​Guzman Hall, Room 250                    
​Financing your Providence College Education ​Soft Lounge, Slavin Center

 Open Houses of Campus Facilities: 12:00 - 3:00 PM

  • The Concannon Fitness Center
  • Art Galleries
  • Residence Halls
  • Phillips Memorial Library
  • Campus Ministry Center (12:00 - 2:00)
  • Science Labs (1:00 - 3:00)
  • Center for Catholic and Dominican Studies
  • Center for Career Education and Professional Development

 Campus Tours: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Campus tours will depart from the Slavin Center Atrium. Please note that these tours will not be showing a residence hall room as all halls will be open and staffed by Residence Life for tours between 12:00 and 3:00 PM.

Providence College Bookstore: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • The Providence College Bookstore will be open throughout the day, and is located on the lower level of Slavin Center.

Interested in Cheerleading at PC?

Any students considering joining the Cheerleading Team are welcome to attend tryouts taking place at 3:00 PM on Saturday in Peterson Recreation Center. For more information, please contact Samantha Wood at or Lauren Millette, Head Coach, at

Catholic and Dominican

What does it mean to be a Catholic and Dominican college? We invite you to explore this question and the distinctive mission of Providence College.
About Providence College's Catholic and Dominican Identity