Episode: 025 | Aired: September 21, 1995
Rachel gets an unpleasant surprise when Ross returns home. Phoebe has varied success cutting the friends' hair.
Episode: 026 | Aired: September 28, 1995
Phoebe unwittingly disgusts everybody. Joey competes with a fellow salesman.
Episode: 027 | Aired: October 05, 1995
The downstairs neighbor dies and bequeaths his strange possessions to Monica and Rachel.
Episode: 028 | Aired: October 12, 1995
Everyone is surprised when Phoebe's husband shows up.
Episode: 029 | Aired: October 19, 1995
The friends want to give Ross a birthday party but disagree about money. Monica gets promoted and learns a tough lesson.
Episode: 030 | Aired: November 02, 1995
Matt and Chandler try to attract women with baby Ben. Phoebe gets terminated from her singing job and replaced by a professional. Guest Star: Chrissie Hynde
Episode: 031 | Aired: November 09, 1995
Dramatic developments occur in Ross and Rachel's relationship. Chandler regrets asking Monica to help him lose weight.
Episode: 032 | Aired: November 16, 1995
Rachel makes a painful discovery concerning Ross. Monica's new boss gives her an impossible task. Guest Star: Michael McKean
Episode: 033 | Aired: December 14, 1995
Phoebe learns the surprising truth about her father. Ross makes Monica's Christmas party guests miserable.
Episode: 034 | Aired: January 04, 1996
Joey gets a great acting opportunity. Rachel dates a guy who is amazingly similar to Ross.
Episode: 035 | Aired: January 18, 1996
Carol and Susan prepare for their wedding, with some help from an uncomfortable Ross. Guest Stars: Marlo Thomas, Candace Gingrich
Episode: 036 | Aired: January 28, 1996
Ross searches for his former pet monkey. Joey dates an obsessed fan. Guest Stars: Brooke Shields, Chris Isaak, Roark Critchlow, Fred Willard and Tahj Mowry
Episode: 037 | Aired: January 28, 1996
Ross spends some quality time with Marcel, his former pet monkey. Chandler gets a big surprise from a sexy former classmate. Guest Stars: Julia Robert, Jean-Claude Van Damme
Episode: 038 | Aired: February 01, 1996
Monica's old home video shows Ross' true feelings for Rachel. Joey gives a gaudy gift to Chandler.
Episode: 039 | Aired: February 08, 1996
Ross and Rachel encounter obstacles to romance. Monica becomes enamored with a handsome, older doctor. Guest Star: Tom Selleck
Episode: 040 | Aired: February 15, 1996
Monica's parents find out about her middle-aged boyfriend. Chandler and Joey argue --and it could mean the end of their living arrangement. Guest Star: Tom Selleck
Episode: 041 | Aired: February 22, 1996
Joey wants to move back in with Chandler, but there's a new problem. Phoebe tapes a rock video. Ross upsets Monica.
Episode: 042 | Aired: March 21, 1996
Monica and Richard experience the same romantic problems as Rachel and Ross. Joey's ill-advised comments to a fan magazine threaten his acting career.
Episode: 043 | Aired: March 28, 1996
Chandler wants his annoying new roommate to move out. Joey's exorbitant bills come due. The women learn from a book about personal empowerment.
Episode: 044 | Aired: April 04, 1996
Monica's boyfriend impresses Chandler and Joey. Phoebe finds out what she missed as a child.
Episode: 045 | Aired: April 25, 1996
Chandler and Joey are scared of two bullies. Phoebe meets her long-lost family members. Guest Star: Laraine Newman
Episode: 046 | Aired: May 02, 1996
Rachel gets a surprise at her birthday party when her parents. Guest Stars: Marlo Thomas, Ron Leibman
Episode: 047 | Aired: May 09, 1996
When Phoebe catches chicken pox, her chances for romance with a former lover are almost ruined. Monica worries that she is too strange for Richard. Guest Star: Charlie Sheen
Episode: 048 | Aired: May 16, 1996
Rachel is a bridesmaid at her ex-fianc's wedding. Monica and Richard's relationship is jeopardized when the subject of children is discussed.