Greetings from the Dean, Director of Studies, and Director of Student Life
As you start your Princeton studies, you are likely to have all kinds of questions. Some of these may involve immediate concerns, such as fall term courses; others may be longer range, such as which major to choose. We are here to help you. Academic Advising for freshmen and sophomores is centered in the residential colleges. Each student has a faculty adviser, and each college has a Dean, Director of Studies, and a Di
Dear Parents and Families,
We are delighted that your son or daughter will be affiliated with Forbes College for his/her career at Princeton. We welcome you - along with your child - to the Forbes community.
Forbes College is located at the western edge of campus, overlooking the Princeton Golf Course. Across the fields, you can see the gothic towers of the Graduate School. Of the six residential colleges, we definitely have the best views! The main building of
To the Forbesians of the Class of 2018,
Congratulations on becoming the newest members of the Forbes Family! You may not have realized it yet, but you are now a part of the best residential college at Princeton.
Forbes was once a privately owned hotel called the Princeton Inn. As soon as you step foot inside, you’ll notice that it’s different than other residential colleges at Princeton.
Everything in Forbes is connected; while your friends in Wilson have to trudge through the sno
I am delighted to inform you that the next Dean of Forbes College will be Dr. Patrick Caddeau. All of you know Patrick. Likewise, Patrick knows Forbes. As Director of Studies for the past 9 years Patrick has considerable experience in all things Forbesian, and we look forward to a smooth transition in the coming year. Patrick's insight and creativity will continue to make Forbes a special place for all of us. Please
Two Forbesians have received the 2014 Spirit of Princeton Award, Jenesis Fonseca-Ledezma and Benny Wagstaff.
The Office of Sustainability has shared a video of the Princeton Garden Project at Forbes.
Check out the list on the Housing Operations & Safety website for more important information http://www.princeton.edu/facilities/housing/inspections/.
Also- check the Student Agencies website for dorm furnishings- delivered right to your door! http://www.studentagencies.net/. You can rent microfridges (microwave & fridge combo-microwaves aren't allowed in dorm rooms), refrigerators and loaftbeds for the academic year. No hassle of moving and or storing it each year!
Want to connect with other Forbes students? You can use the Re-INNformer list to post lost items, ask if you can borrow an iron, tool kit, textbook or whatever you need. This is the place to advertise your theatre or dance performance, post sign-up information, open houses or announcements for extracurricular clubs and events. Are you looking for a running buddy, or other musicians in Forbes who want to start a band? Looking for someone to cook with or play games?
Keyless Lock Program Lock Out Policy
Lockout Procedures for the Keyless Lock System during Academic Year, Non-break, Periods
This policy pertains to Keyless Lock Lock Outs only. If you have lost your TigerCard, please see Lost TigerCard.
Monday–Friday, Regular Business Hours
After Business Hours Requests and Weekends
Loaner Card Drop-off Locations
Monday-Friday, Regular Business Hours
During regular busines
The Forbes College Council Facebook page is the place to go to learn about study breaks, special events and pictures of events.