SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


Friday, May 4th

6:30 pm -
9:00 pm

A NIGHT OF REUNIONS
Classes of 1978, 1988, 1998, 2008 and 2013
Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Class of 1978

Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and music at the Neuberger Museum of Art


Saturday, May 5th

8:00 am - 10:00 am

PANCAKE MADNESS AND REGISTRATION
Check-in, grab coffee and get a taste of your PANCAKE MADNESS favorites as you reconnect with friends and gather for the day’s activities.

10:15 am - 12:00 pm

SCHOOL AND DEPARTMENT PROGRAMS
Master class, symposium, student exhibit, faculty lecture, film screening, career workshop, and other great options are being planned.

10:15 am - 12:00 pm

CAMPUS WALKING TOURS
Bring your comfortable shoes because there’s a lot of ground to cover. These student-led tours will introduce you to the many changes on campus – including our latest construction projects.

12:00 pm -
2:00 pm

ALL-ALUMNI PICNIC
Join your classmates and friends for an upscale twist on the traditional barbecue.

2:00 pm -
3:00 pm

STUDENT LEADERS ALUMNI RECEPTION
Former student leaders (Ambassadors, RAs, SOLs/SOCs, PSGA e-board, club leaders) are invited to a dessert and wine reception.

 

OPTIONAL EVENING EVENT

5:30 pm

THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER 40TH ANNIVERSARY GALA
 Featuring a tribute to Tony Bennett by Jessica Lang Dance Company

Options include the pre-performance reception and gala banquet, dance performance, and the post-event Meet the Artists dessert reception.  More details and pricing information will be posted in early 2018 on The Performing Arts Center website.

This event is not an official function of Alumni Weekend.  Ticket prices will apply.

   

REGISTRATION


All official Alumni Weekend events on May 4th and 5th are absolutely free but reservations are required. The registration link will be added soon!

 

HOTEL INFORMATION


The following hotels have offered special rates for alumni:

  • DORAL ARROWWOOD 
    Rate:  $139/night including breakfast, wifi and shuttle service to/from Purchase College
    Group Code: SUNY Purchase 
    Cut-off Date for reservations at the negotiated rate:  Wednesday, April 4, 2018
    Reservations:  914.939.5500 - Option 2.
  • CROWNE PLAZA WHITE PLAINS | DOWNTOWN 
    Rate:  $129/night

    Group Code: PAA  if reserving online; reference “Purchase College Alumni Association” if reserving by phone
    Cut-off Date for reservations at the negotiated rate:  Wednesday, April 4, 2018
    Reservations: online or by phone 914.682.0050 or 866-594-6747 

  • HYATT HOUSE WHITE PLAINS 
    Rate:  $169/night
    Group Code:  G-SUNY if reserving by phone; register online here.
    Cut-off Date for reservations at the negotiated rate:  Wednesday, April 4, 2018
    Reservations:  914.251.9700

  • RENAISSANCE WESTCHESTER 
    Rate:  $169/night including breakfast for two
    Group Code: Purchase College Alumni Room Block May 2018
    Cut-off Date for reservations at the negotiated rate:  Friday, April 6, 2018
    Reservations:  800.468.3571 or 914.694.5400

 

QUESTIONS / MORE INFORMATION


You can reach us anytime at alumni@purchase.edu