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The Omni Hotel Prov​idence is connected to the RI Convention Center, site of Saturday's pep rally.​


Spotlight Providence

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Congratulations on your acceptance to the Providence College Class of 2020!

As the newest members of the Providence College community, we invite you to join us for a weekend in Providence to learn more about academic life on campus and celebrate your acceptance with a congratulatory pep rally before our men's basketball team takes on Georgetown University in downtown Providence. 

All are welcome for Friday's program, but tickets are limited for Saturday's basketball game. 3 complimentary tickets are available to the first 400 families who register and can be picked up at ​the reception. Additional tickets are available for $20 each, payable through the online registration page. All registrations and ticket orders must be placed by Friday, February 5, as no extras will be available at the game​.

Date: Friday, February 12, 2016

Time: Registration Begins at Noon

Location: Smith Center for the Arts, Providence College Campus

Join us for an in-depth look at academic life and services available for students on-campus.

Date: Saturday, February 13, 2016

Time: Pep Rally at 10:00 AM, Game at 12:00 PM

Location: Rhode Island Convention Center, West Level Lobby (street level); Game next door at "The Dunk" 

Meet current students and other members of the PC com​munity prior to experiencing the excitement of a Friar basketball game!

Thanks to all who joined us for Spotlight Providence!​

Spotlight Providence Agenda:

On-Campus (Friday, February 12)

12:00 - 12:45 PM: Registration, Smith Center for the Arts
12:45 - 1:45 PM: Development of Western Civilization Seminar, Blackfriars Theatre
1:45 - 3:15 PM: Students: Academic Sessions (details to Come), Various Locations
1:45 - 3:15 PM: Parents: Providence College Moving Forward (details to come), Blackfriars Theatre
3:30 - 4:30 PM: Various Panels, Session #1 (details to come), Various Locations
4:30 - 5:30 PM: Various Panels, Session #2 (details to come), Various Locations
4:30 - 6:30 PM: Dinner Available, Raymond Dining Hall

Campus Tours and Residence Hall Tours will be available on Friday. Further details will be provided in the confirmation message sent the week of the event.

Providence College Bookstore will be open between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the lower level of Slavin Center.

Downtown Providence (Saturday, February 13)

10:00 AM: Celebratory Pre-Game Pep Rally, Rhode Island Convention Center, West Level Lobby

​Noon: Providence College Friars vs. Georgetown University Hoyas, Dunkin Donuts Center