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Questions about Alumni Weekend? Check out our FAQs below. If you have additional questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at @TrinityUAlumni, 210-999-8404, 888-994-8404, or alumni [at] trinity.edu

When is Alumni Weekend scheduled? 

Alumni Weekend is held on the first or second weekend in October every year, depending on the home football schedule. Future dates include: 

  • October 4-6 , 2019 - Special 150th-Year Celebration
  • October 16-18, 2020
  • October 22-24, 2021

Which classes are celebrating reunions in 2019? 

Classes celebrating their 5th-50th anniversary of their graduation from Trinity University will have reunion events this year. This includes the classes of 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014.

When will we receive registration materials? 

The Alumni Weekend brochure will be sent in the summer. It includes highlights of the schedule of events and a registration form.

Where should I first go on arrival? 

Check-in and information packets for Alumni Weekend will be available in the Coates Student Center from 8:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday. This is a great place to find out details on locations for the weekend's activities and pick up information for those events you have registered for. You can also check in at your Block Party on Saturday evening and/or your reunion location on Oakmont.

Are children welcome at Alumni Weekend activities?

While children are welcome at all events, the “family-friendliest” events are Fiesta with the Faculty, Running of the Cubs, the Tower Climb, Family Fitness Hour, and athletic games. Babysitting will be provided by APO on Saturday evening from 5:30-10:30 p.m. You may register online.

What kind of lodging is available for Alumni Weekend?

The Office of Alumni Relations has reserved rooms at several area hotels for those alumni and friends who will be attending Alumni Weekend. Reunion classes are encouraged to reserve their rooms at their designated hotel so that they may informally gather with classmates.

What should I bring to Alumni Weekend?

We encourage you to bring photos and memorabilia from yourdays at Trinity. If you don’t have a smart phone, be sure to bring along a camera so that you can take pictures of the new facilities and familiar faces. And, of course, bring along your Trinity gear for the athletic games!

What is the general attire at Alumni Weekend events?

Most events during Alumni Weekend are casual, although the individual class reunions are business casual. Many events will take place outside, so please check the weather forecast before packing.

Who is invited to attend Alumni Weekend? 

All alumni and their guests are invited to attend the Alumni Weekend. All class years are welcome to join in the 150th Block Party. Please register for all events that you plan to attend.

What's this Running of the Cubs?

Running of the Cubs is enjoying its second year at Alumni Weekend. This is a time for the children of alumni, faculty, and staff to score some good luck goals or touchdowns for our Tigers! This event is brought to you by Cub Club.

How do I make a gift in honor of my class? 

Click here to make your gift now. A class gift presentation will be made at the President's Reception in the Innovation Center located in the Center for Sciences and Innovation at 6 p.m. on Saturday, October 5.

I haven't been back to Trinity for a very long time. How am I going to know where everything is located?

There may be new buildings, but it's the same beautiful campus you remember. Download and print a campus map and bring it with you for the weekend (we will also have some available at Central Check-in) or download the TU Life mobile app (for Apple and Android) for an interactive campus map.

Parking suggestions from Trinity's Police Department:

Friday night:

  1. Laurie Auditorium lot with elevators located at the East and West ends.
  2. Lot "M"

Saturday:

  1. Laurie Auditorium lot
  2. Lot "M"
  3. Lot "E" (near Chapel)

Sunday:

  1. Oakmont Court (street parking)
  2. Lot "E"
  3. Lot "G"

What if I have other questions? 

Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at @TrinityUAlumni, 210-999-8404, 888-994-8404 or alumni [at] trinity.edu if you have other questions. We'd be glad to help!