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Events Friday, May 29, 2020 - Sunday, May 31, 2020

POSTPONED: Lesley Weekend 2020

Lesley University, Cambridge, MA 02138

Add to Calendar 2020-05-29T16:00:00 2020-05-31T13:00:00 America/New_York POSTPONED: Lesley Weekend 2020 Lesley University invites you to join us in Cambridge for Lesley Weekend 2020. Lesley University, Cambridge,, MA 02138 Office of Alumni Relations
Photo of alumni clinking champagne glasses on the Brattle lawn

COVID-19 Guidance: The health and wellbeing of our university community and members of our extended community are always first, so in keeping with federal and state health and safety guidelines related to Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), Lesley University has postponed this event. We’re monitoring this situation and will make rescheduling decisions as soon as circumstances allow. Please continue to consult and for updates.

Lesley Weekend 2020

Friday, May 29 to Sunday, May 31

A celebration of Lesley, hosted by President Janet L. Steinmayer and University Professors Christopher James, Martha McKenna, and Shaun McNiff. #LesleyWeekend

Event Registration

Registration will open in early spring 2020, but you can start planning your weekend by booking your overnight hotel accommodations.



We have secured room blocks at these local hotels. When making your reservations, please tell the hotel that you are part of the Lesley Weekend group or use the discount code provided.

Booking Deadline: Wednesday, April 1

Hotel 1868
1868 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA
Valet parking is available.

Rates: Mini Queen: $249 + 14.45% tax per night | Standard Queen: $269 + 14.45% tax per night

Reservations: Contact the hotel directly and use this discount code: ALUM20. You will need to guarantee the reservation with a credit card. Last-minute cancellations, no shows, or early departures will be charged to the guest.

Homewood Suites Cambridge/Arlington
1 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA
Complimentary parking is available.

Rates: Queen Studio Suites: $299/night plus 11.7% tax.

Reservations: You can make your room reservation online using this reservation booking tool, or by calling the hotel directly. Use this discount code, LESLEY20UNIVERSITYALUMNI, or identify yourself as a Lesley University alum when making your reservation to receive the group rate.

Lesley Residence Halls:

Enjoy staying on campus in our residence halls and Victorian-style homes. Classmates can stay together, so join us for the best deal in Cambridge. To learn more email


To learn how to volunteer before or during Lesley Weekend, contact Christine Hathaway at 617.349.8624 or


Find parking locations near campus.

Directions and Maps

Lesley University Map

MBTA Subway Lines


Casual and Comfortable: Weather in May can be chilly so pack a light jacket or sweater. 

Office of Alumni Relations