This campus-wide celebration will delight and inform you with more than 100 events, including festivities, tours, lectures, and much more.


A four-day experience featuring more than 100 events, Alumni Weekend will delight and inform Maroons of all ages with festivities, tours, lectures, and much more. Alumni Weekend is the best time to reconnect with old friends—face-to-face, all in one place—and share your Maroon pride with family of all ages. It’s also a great time to learn about UChicago scholarsʼ latest breakthroughs.
Join thousands of University of Chicago alumni, families, and friends on campus every year for these Alumni Weekend signature events.

alw_bannerRegistration Tent and Hospitality Lounge
Make the Registration Tent on the Main Quad your first stop to receive your personalized name tag for the weekend. Pick up your UChicago swag and a campus map, grab water or coffee, and charge your phone at one of the complimentary charging stations.

Reunions and Class Celebrations
In addition to College Reunions and Class Celebrations, Alumni Weekend celebrates reunions for graduates of the Laboratory Schools and the School of Social Service Administration. Get the details for your reunion.

Alumni and Student Affinity Groups
Join your peers at events and receptions for some of our affinity groups, campus initiatives, and student organizations.

UChicaGO Party
A long-standing Alumni Weekend tradition, the UChicaGO Party unites alumni and students in celebration.

UnCommon Core
Featuring lectures, panel discussions, and multispeaker events with leading faculty, alumni, and students, UnCommon Core sessions are a great opportunity to discover the latest innovations from our UChicago community.

Alumni and Friends Family Festival
Gather on the main Quad for food, drink, and entertainment for the whole family! This is a great opportunity to reconnect with fellow alumni and share your UChicago pride with family and friends. Kids will love the bounce houses, balloon artists, face painters, and a variety of games and activities.

What have you been missing?
Check out the UChicago Alumni Weekend flickr album.

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Alumni Weekend Details

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Registration info:

  • Early Bird Rates: March 14 - April 17
  • Regular Rates: April 18 - May 29
  • On-Site Rates: June 6 - 9

See pricing details here!