Save the Date for Hawktober 2023: October 20–22, 2023!

The third weekend of October is Hawktober, the University's annual Reunion and Family Weekend. Fresh, new events meet beloved tradition to welcome Hawks for a fantastic celebration of our UHart community.

Alumni, students, parents and families, and friends of the University are invited to join us for a variety of great programming all weekend long. See you soon!

Planning to spend the weekend? Find a place to stay at one of the University's preferred hotels.

Hawktober 2023 Events*

*Events will continue to be added throughout the summer – this weekend promises to be packed with fun for all!

Friday, Oct. 20

  • A Taste of Home at Commons Dining Hall
  • Anchor Awards Celebration
  • Shabbat Service and Dinner
  • HEAT Student Programming Spooktacular Event

Saturday, Oct. 21

  • Parent Breakfast
  • Hawktober 5K
  • Hawktober Fest (food trucks and music)
  • Bursar, Study Abroad, Student Success, and more: Open House
  • UHart Men's Soccer vs. Nichols College
  • 50(ish) Reunion and Re-Opening of The Pub
  • School of Communication Alumni Reception
  • BSU Annual Alumni and Parents Dinner
  • Hartt School Ensemble and Symphony Band Performance
  • Vigil Mass and Reception
  • Alumni Party in Hartford

Sunday, Oct. 22

  • Jazz Brunch
  • UHart Women's Volleyball vs. Sacred Heart
  • Hartt Choir Performance
  • Mini-Hawk Party at UHart (Fun for the whole family!)

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