Information for Family Weekend 2015
Thomas Commons Info Desk
Welcome Center and Check-In
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. | The Bardsley Grand Foyer, upper level, Thomas Commons
7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. | The Bardsley Grand Foyer, upper level, Thomas Commons
Complimentary football and volleyball game entrance
All registered guests may use their name tag as a ticket to get into the
football and volleyball games. Guests may register in the Thomas Commons and nametags
must be presented at the gate.
Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
All registered attendees will receive a discount coupon, valid Oct. 21-22.
Luce Art Gallery
Friday 9 am - 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 am - 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Golf carts will be available on campus throughout the weekend for anyone who needs assistance. To reach a golf cart for pickup anywhere on campus, contact the
Thomas Commons Info Desk at 319-895-4334.
Elevators are available for use in King Chapel and in the Thomas Commons.
Interviews for prospective students can be scheduled by contacting the Cornell Office of Admission at 800-747-1112. Saturday visits are reserved for alumni friends and family. Please mention your Cornell connection when calling. Advanced scheduling is required. Friday 9 a.m.-3 p.m and Saturday 9-11 a.m.
Hilltop Cafe Hours
Breakfast ($6.99): Friday 7:30-9 a.m., Saturday 7:30-9 a.m.
Brunch ($12.99): Sunday 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Lunch ($8.50): Friday 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Dinner ($9.29): Friday 5-7 p.m., Saturday 5-7 p.m.
Children ages 6-12 $4.59, Children 5 & under free
For information about Mount Vernon area opportunities, click here.
Post your photos and memories to Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook. To have your Twitter or Instagram post displayed on-screen in the Thomas Commons, be sure to tag the photo using both #HomeOnTheHilltop and #UpShow.
Free wi-fi is available to all alumni and families. To connect, select the "CornellOpenWifi” wireless network and accept the “acceptable use policy.”
In accordance with the State of Iowa Smokefree Air Act, smoking is
prohibited at Cornell College. All indoor and outdoor spaces are