Welcome Receptions

Summer Welcome Receptions

Each summer Scripps hosts a number of summer receptions for incoming families and their students. The receptions provide opportunities to meet fellow first-year classmates and to hear more about the Scripps experience. See below for a list of summer receptions. To RSVP for a particular reception, please just email us at and we will send additional details on the event.

In-Person Receptions


Minnesota Welcome Reception

Saturday, July 14, 4:30-6:30 PM Central

Hosted by Jon and Deb Sundal, Parents of Caroline Sundal ‘23

Edina, MN


Chicago Welcome Reception

Saturday, July 31, 2:00-4:00 PM Central

Hosted by Kanwar and Avanti Singh, Parents of Isha Singh ’23 & Zayn Singh ’20

Chicago, IL


Los Angeles Welcome Reception

Saturday, July 31, 4:00-6:00 PM Pacific

Hosted by Roxanne & Robert Hoge, parents of Lila Hoge ’23

North Hollywood, CA


New York Welcome Reception

Tuesday, August 3, 5:30-7:30 PM Eastern

Hosted by Amy Cappellazzo and Joanne Rosen, parents of Marina Rosen-Cappellazzo ’23

Manhattan, New York


San Diego Welcome Reception

Sunday, August 8, 2:00-4:00 PM

Hosted by Rachel & Michael Johnson, parents of Sophia Johnson ’23

Poway, CA



Virtual Receptions


East Coast Virtual Reception

Wednesday, July 28, 6:00-7:00 PM Eastern

Virtual Hosts: Marie and Jamie Crouch, parents of Izzy Crouch ’19


International Student Virtual Reception

Saturday, August 7, 8:00–9:00 AM Pacific


Midwest & Texas Virtual Reception

Sunday, August 8,  2:00-3:00 PM Central

Virtual Hosts: Wendy and Mark Bonnen, Family of Jessica Bonnen ’23


Southern California Virtual Reception

Tuesday, August 10, 6:00-7:00 PM Pacific

Virtual Hosts: Dana and Stephen Shrager, parents of Olivia Shrager ’24


Pacific Northwest Virtual Reception

Wednesday, August 11, 6:00-7:00 PM Pacific


Northern California Virtual Reception

Thursday, August 12, 6:00-7:00 PM Pacific