Upcoming Events

You are invited! Join us at an event and stay connected with fellow U of G alumni and your alma mater.

The following is a list of upcoming events.


Wednesday, September 28, 2016: CSAHS Alumni Association Fall Social

Alumni are invited to the Fall Social hosted by the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences Alumni Association. At 6 pm, tour the newly renovated Macdonald Hall followed by the 7 pm Social at PJ's Restaurant in the Atrium where U of G's Professor Stephen Lewis, will speak on his current research and project, Self-Injury Outreach and Support. Connect with fellow alumni, network, and learn what is new at the college.For more information, please email Jana Miller, Alumni Advancement Manager. Registration is now closed.


Saturday, October 1, 2016: Men's Soccer Alumni Reunion

Join alumni and members of the varsity team for a pick-up match, lunch and snacks at the Men’s Soccer Varsity game. Finish the day with dinner at the University Club. There will be a game-time presentation to honor the late Pat Dugas, Gryphon Soccer Alumnus, and at dinner we will celebrate and remember our friend and teammate. Registration now open. For more information please email Sam Kosakowski, Alumni Advancement Manager or call (519) 824-4120 Ext. 58463.


Sunday, October 2, 2016: HK5K

Join the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences (HHNS) for our annual HK5K Run, hosted by Human Kinetics alumni. The day starts at the University of Guelph's Arboretum Kiosk located on Arboretum Road with registration at 9 am followed by the run/walk at 10 am. View route map online. Alumni and friends are $15 prior to race day (online registration closes at 4 pm, September 26) and $20 at the event. Children 12 and under are free. All proceeds will go towards funding the Human Anatomy Giving for Life Campaign. Online registration is now closed; registration is available on race day.


Sunday, October 2, 2016: OVCAA Continuing Education Symposium

Join alumni, friends, technicians ($100), and students ($75) at the fourth Continuing Education Symposium in the Lifetime Learning Centre at OVC. Registration starts at 8 am with the first session at 9:15 am. Hot breakfast, hot lunch, snacks, coffee throughout the day is included in the registration fee as are the lecture notes. Hosted by the OVC Alumni Association. Registration now open.


Saturday, October 15, 2016: Women's Hockey Alumni Reunion

Join Gryphon Women's Hockey alumni for a game of shinny and to watch the Women's Hockey Varsity home opener versus Laurentian. The game will be followed by a player's reception and complimentary hors d'oeuvres at Gryphs. Registration for the event allows you access to the entire program of events and participation can be for all of part of the day. Register now. For more information, please email Jennifer Green, External Relations and Events Officer, Athletics.


Tuesday, October 25, 2016: HAFA HFTM Alumni Association Fall Social and Awards Night

Join alumni, faculty and staff at this annual event from 6 pm to 9 pm at The Ballroom on 145 John St., Toronto and enjoy complimentary light refreshments. Nominate a deserving alumnus/alumna for the George Bedell Alumni Award, Leadership/Entrepreneurial Alumni Award or Leader of Tomorrow Award. The nomination form can be found online. Nominations are due October 3, 2016. Please note that nomination is not required to attend the event nor is event registration required in order to nominate a deserving individual. Online registration now open!


Wednesday, October 26, 2016: Marketing and Consumer Studies Alumni Mixer

Join fellow alumni and faculty for an evening of networking to build both your personal and professional connections at La Société Bistro from 6:30 pm to 9 pm. For more information please email Chris Moulton, Alumni Advancement Manager, College of Business and Economics. Registration now open.


Saturday, October 29, 2016: Friends of Guelph AGM

Come join us for the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Guelph at the Union League of Chicago from 4 pm to 6 pm. The Friends of Guelph is a registered non-profit corporation that enables U.S. residents, who are non-alumni to make charitable contributions to the University of Guelph. Please RSVP your attendance by email to Heidi Ferris or by phone 519-824-4120 ext. 52083, or toll-free at 1-888-266-3108, by October 13.


Saturday, October 29, 2016: Midwest Alumni Dinner

Join alumni at the Midwest Alumni Dinner at the Union League Club of Chicago. Cocktails at 6 pm, followed by dinner at 7 pm. Price is $40 CDN which will be converted to US currency based on the day you register. Registration now open.


Thursday, November 3, 2016: School of Engineering Alumni Honours & Awards

Consider nominating an outstanding U of G engineering alumnus/a for one of the School of Engineering awards. Stay tuned for further details for the Honours & Awards event. Seats for the event will be available for online purchase in the Fall. Please email Karry Kwan for additional information and sponsorship opportunities.


Tuesday, November 8, 2016: CBSAA Speaker Night

Join alumni and friends at the Grad Lounge in the University Centre from 7 pm to 9 pm for the CBSAA Guest speaker, Dr. Allen-Vercoe will speak about normal human microbiota and its influence on human health and disease. Complimentary refreshments will be available. Space is limited. Stay tuned for your registration link.


Saturday, November 12, 2016: Men's and Women's Basketball Reunion

Stay tuned for details. For more information, please email Jennifer Green, External Relations and Events Officer, Athletics.


Friday, November 18, 2016: Men's and Women's Volleyball Reunion

Stay tuned for details. For more information, please email Jennifer Green, External Relations and Events Officer, Athletics.


Saturday, November 26, 2016: Hockey Day in Gryphonville

Stay tuned for details. For more information, please email Jennifer Green, External Relations and Events Officer, Athletics.


Wednesday, November 30, 2016: U of G Alumni at the Toronto Raptors Game

Join alumni and friends at the Air Canada Centre as the Toronto Raptors meet the Memphis Grizzlies. Tickets are $101 each in the lower bowl, sections 101 to 104. Seats will be assigned prior to the game and will be distributed via email. Take advantage of the special group pricing for U of G alumni. Space is limited and tickets will sell out quickly. Stay tuned for your registration link.


Thursday, January 19, 2017: Frosty Mug

Stay tuned for details. For more information, please email Jennifer Green, External Relations and Events Officer, Athletics.


Wednesday, January 25, 2017: U of G Florida Alumni Excursion

Join UofG alumni at the Southwest Florida International Airport, Fort Myers, Lee County Port Authority. The facility is reserved for two hours for the exclusive use of University of Guelph alumni. At 9:45 am, alumni and guests will hear speakers from Lee County, Transportation Security Administration, Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting, Airport Police and watch a K-9 Unit demonstration. There is no charge for attendance or parking but please be advised that there is a little walking involved. Lunch on your own and a short meeting to prepare for the Annual Picnic in Port Charlotte will follow at a local restaurant. Make your reservation by January 18, with Larry Thompson by email, by phone at 613-823-0291 or writing Larry at 415 Claridge Dr, Nepean, ON K2J 5K2.


Saturday, February 18, 2016: She's Got Game

Stay tuned for details. For more information, please email Jennifer Green, External Relations and Events Officer, Athletics.


Wednesday, March 1, 2017: U of G Florida Alumni Annual Picnic Reunion

Join alumni, family and friends at the annual reunion held at Maple Leaf Golf and Country Club in Port Charlotte, Florida. Start the day at 10:30 am reminiscing with friends followed by lunch. The pay-at-the-door price is $20 USD per person which includes lunch with wine and dessert. Register online or by calling Alumni Affairs and Development at 1-888-266-3108. Registration closes at 4 pm, February 22, 2017.


June 9 and 10, 2017: Alumni Weekend

Join alumni and friends at Alumni Weekend 2017.  Click here for more information.



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