Thursday, Sept. 17 - The Warm-Up
Weekend Warm-Up Mixer
Mingle with Bearcats from near and far as WUAA Willamette Valley Chapter kicks off the festivities for the weekend! Details TBA.
Friday, Sept. 18 - The Kickoff
Start the weekend right in the company of friends over a delicious breakfast.
Half Century Plus Luncheon
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Putnam University Center, Alumni Lounge (3rd floor)
A special luncheon for those alumni who graduated more than 50 years ago.
Pacific Rim Lunch
Celebration Tent on The Quad
A Pacific Rim themed lunch and presentation discussing the remarkable 50-year sister university relationship with Tokyo International University.
The party really gets going with the Bearcat Bash, a celebration on the Quad for all alumni and students featuring live music, hors d'oeuvres and libations.
Alumni Awards Ceremony & Dinner
Celebrate the 2015 Alumni Award recipients and enjoy a sumptuous dinner. All alumni are invited.
College of Law BBQ
South Patio/Ricks Cafe, Collins Legal Center
Join fellow Law grads and Dean Bridgeman for a BBQ at the Collins Legal Center.
Willamette Watering Holes
Visit some of downtown Salem's best watering holes on a self-guided tour. Details TBA.
Saturday, Sept. 19 - The Apex
Breakfast with the President
Alumni Lounge, Putnam University Center 3rd Floor
Enjoy a delicious town hall style breakfast buffet followed by an address from President Thorsett on the "Big W," Willamette's Strategic Plan, and how Bearcats can live and exemplify the school's motto.
Greek Life Panel & Reception: Celebrating 71 Years of Greek Excellence at Willamette
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Join students and alumni in celebrating the university's rich history of Greek life and tradition.
Women's Basketball Reunion
10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Join fellow Bearcats from across the decades and teammates for a special reunion of women's basketball alumni. Details TBA.
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Kicking off the 25th year of rowing at WU, join fellow Bearcats for a special reunion of men's and women's rowing alumni. Details TBA.
Global Eats & Treats
Enjoy an array of global cuisine items at this international lunch festival with students and alumni. Details TBA.
Jazzy Happy Hour
Join alumni for a fun, vibrant happy hour mixer backed by some local live music.
Start times vary by class between 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Reunions don't come often, so make the most of yours by celebrating with your old friends and classmates! Prices and locations will vary. Visit your class reunion page for more information.
Party on the Patio
Enjoy an evening with friends, music and libations, just like you would have on a Saturday night as a student!
Sunday, Sept. 20 - The Wind Down
Join fellow alumni and friends for the final group meal of the weekend.