Join us on Alumni Weekend. We have lots of fun events planned – cruise Casco Bay, see the new Baggot Street Café, and enjoy the Lobster Bake!
Alumni Weekend 2018 is July 27-29.
Stop by the Murphy Alumni Center in Xavier Hall to pick up your weekend packets with event tickets, housing keys, and have your questions answered! Please call the Alumni Office at 207-893-7890.
Friday: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.–12 p.m.
Sunday: 9–11 a.m., at the Stone Barn or at Campus Safety
Housing will be available on campus from Friday to Sunday.
Alumni Weekend Packages
Weekend Pass (all Sat. and Sun. events): $75
Dorm Housing (Fri. and Sat. night): $40 per night
Total Weekend Package (All events and housing): Purchase your tickets by July 2nd to take advantage of our Early Bird rate and save $25! Early bird: $175 | After July 2nd: $200
Schedule of Events
*subject to change
4:15 p.m. Shuttles depart from Xavier Hall parking lot for Welcome Back Cruise.
Be sure to sign up for a shuttle with the Alumni Office! Shuttles back to campus will depart at 9 p.m., and 11:30 p.m.
Welcome Back Cruise
6:00–8:30 p.m., Portland Discovery Tours, Long Wharf, Portland
Come join your fellow SJC alum on a night to remember in Portland for the Annual Welcome Back Cruise. The cruise will be a tour around Portland Harbor including food, music, a cash bar, and plenty of dancing. $35
Shuttle Back to Campus from the Cruise
9 p.m. and 11:30 p.m., Long Wharf parking lot, between Portland Lobster Co. and DiMillo’s.
Campfire Under the Stars
10 p.m.–12 a.m., Fire Pit behind Standish Hall
Join us at our fire pit to reminisce about your days at SJC and roast some s’mores. This is an informal get together and is BYOB.
8–10 a.m., at Pearson’s Dining
A light breakfast of bagels, fruit, muffins, pastries, and beverages (plenty of coffee!) will be provided.
Sisters of Mercy Tea
11 a.m.–12 p.m., Xavier Lounge, Xavier Hall
Join the Sister’s of Mercy for a cup of tea. Various teas, and desserts will be served.
Picnic Lunch on the Beach
11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Lakefront
Enjoy the updated lakefront over lunch with some fellow SJC alum. Sandwiches, wraps, assorted lunch items, and soft drinks will be available. This is a BYOB event.
Walton Street Society Induction Ceremony and Luncheon
12–1 p.m., Xavier Lounge, Xavier Hall
Recognize our Alumni who will be celebrating their 50th Reunion! Join the Class of 1968 for a special pinning ceremony, a special tribute to Gloria Gallant, and lunch. Free for the Class of 1968 and one guest. $10 for each additional guest.
Bean Bag Toss Tournament
2–3 p.m., Lawn in front of Feeney Hall
Can you throw a bean bag with tremendous accuracy? Think you can hang with the best of the best among our Alumni? Come join fellow SJC alumni (and families) in playing some friendly games of bean bag toss! $5/person
Student-Led Tour of Campus
2 p.m., Xavier Hall parking lot
SJC’s campus is constantly updating and changing. Learn about all of the new buildings and initiatives we have going on through the eyes of a current student. Tours will be available on foot or by golf cart!
Town Hall and Tasting
3:30–5:30 p.m., The Stone Barn at Pearson’s Town Farm
Check out the Stone Barn and enjoy some sunshine around the farm while tasting local beer, wine, and cheese. Beer courtesy of Allagash Brewing Co.
5:30 p.m., Healy Chapel, Heffernan Hall
Please join us to celebrate Saturday evening mass.
Annual Lobster Bake
6:30 p.m., Lakefront
What’s a vacation in Maine without lobster? Join us down by the lake for a delicious Lobster Bake down! Chicken and vegetarian options available upon request. This is a BYOB event. $30
Dance Party at Baggot Street Café
9–12 p.m., Baggot Street Café
Do you like to dance the night away? We do too! Come show off your best moves and relive your college days.
Camp Fire Under the Stars
10:30–12 p.m., Fire Pit behind Standish Hall
So you don’t like to dance or you’re already tired from dancing down at the lakefront? Come finish the night by roasting some s’mores and sharing beer with your fellow SJC alums at our fire pit.
9 –11 a.m., The Stone Barn, Pearson’s Town Farm
Before you make the long (or short) trek home, swing by The Stone Barn for a bite to eat, a mimosa, and some jazz music. You can also drop your keys with us here on your way out. We’ll miss you! $20