Frequently Asked Questions

We are interested in purchasing football tickets.  Is it necessary to purchase a ticket for my Trinity Student?
No, your student will get in for free with a valid Trinity ID. Also, a limited number of tickets are available free of charge for family members at Family Weekend Registration on the second floor of Mather Hall.
 
I plan on attending my student’s class on Friday.  How will I know where to go?
First, please make sure to ask your student what classes they have on Friday.  Second, stop by Family Weekend Registration located on the second floor of Mather Hall to pick up a class list by time and class title. Campus maps will also be available. Please note: some classes may not be available due to tests or capacity of the classroom.
 
I want to speak to the Dean of  Students, will Dean Alford be available on Family Weekend?
Please call any of the Student Services Resource Offices to make an appointment before you come to campus. A list of offices with telephones numbers is located at the beginning of the schedule of events listing.
 
We want to take our student out to dinner.  Do you have any suggestions and do we need to make reservations?
There is a listing of area restaurants available at Local Restaurants. This a busy time and reservations are strongly recommended for both Friday and Saturday nights.  A menu book of local restaurants will be available Family Weekend Registration on the second floor of Mather Hall.
 
Where can I rent wheelchairs?
There are a number of places in the Hartford area that offer wheelchair rentals, and you can find them using an Internet search engine or the Hartford Yellow Pages.  In the past, people have been referred to Suburban Pharmacy on North 344 Main Street in West Hartford, CT.  You can contact them at 860-236-3564.  Trinity College does not endorse or recommend the use of one rental place over another. 
 
What if I have more questions?
If after reading this Web site, you have additional questions, please contact the Office of Special Events and Calendar at (860) 297-4133 or christine.guilmartin@trincoll.edu.