Alumni Celebration

alumni celebration

This year’s Alumni Celebration will coincide with the U of M Homecoming. Medical School alumni are invited back to campus to share in the festivities with faculty, fellow alumni and current students. Reunion dinners will be held for the classes of 1958, 1963, 1968, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, and 2008.


Alumni are needed to serve on the reunion planning committee or as reunion gift volunteers.  Help us make your reunion memorable!  Contact Maureen Long at or 612-626-8045 to volunteer.


The Medical School Alumni Awards Banquet will be held on Wednesday, October 3 from 6-9 p.m.  Nominees and their guests will receive a special invitation to this event.

We are seeking nominations for the 2018 alumni awards.  Honor an outstanding alumnus or alumna with the Harold S. DiehlDistinguished AlumniEarly Distinguished Career Alumni, or Alumni Philanthropy and Service awards.


Thursday, October 4

5:30 – 9 p.m.
Class Reunion Dinners
(Classes of 1963, 1968, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, and 2008) at the Campus Club

Friday, October 5

8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. 
Activities to be determined, tentatively including alumni/student/faculty breakfast and lunch, panels and forums, and faculty presentations

4:30-6 p.m.
Homecoming Reception for all alumni at the Campus Club

6-8 p.m.
All alumni gather to watch the Homecoming parade

Saturday, October 6

Time TBD.  

All alumni gather to tailgate and watch the Homecoming football game  


Special room rates are being negotiated at the Graduate Hotel and the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, both near campus.  It is recommended that you book your room as soon as possible after the rate is announced on this site.


Registration will open soon!  More details will be shared over the coming months.  Please ensure that your contact information is up-to-date. 

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