Let’s have a great time!
We’re so excited to bring together the Marquette family - let’s celebrate and enjoy a great weekend! Online registration for Alumni Reunion Weekend 2022 is now open.

Friday, June 3

Alumni Reunion Weekend Headquarters | 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., Marquette Campus, Alumni Memorial Union (AMU), second floor
Stop by for all your registration needs, pick up your keepsake reunion name tag, reconnect with fellow classmates, and relive the past by checking out the Marquette Archives exhibits.

50, 55 and 60-Year Reunion Headquarters with Special Archives Exhibit | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., AMU, 227
The Classes of 1961, 1962, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971 and 1972 are invited to take a walk down memory lane as you view special photo displays and Marquette memorabilia from your time here at Marquette. Reminisce with your classmates about the years you spent on campus and enjoy this dedicated space for your class.

Army ROTC Golden Eagle Battalion Alumni Open House | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Marquette Campus, Old Gym, 1508 W. Clybourn St.
Visit the Old Gym, home of Golden Eagle Battalion, and catch up with former classmates.

Sacred Spaces Pilgrimage Tour | 1 – 3 p.m., Tour begins at the Grotto of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Join a pilgrimage to the religious spaces on campus and see how the Marquette community lives its Jesuit and Catholic identity every day. Tour begins at the Grotto of the Blessed Virgin Mary, located behind the St. Joan of Arc Chapel.

Walking Tour of Campus | 1 – 2:30 p.m., Tour begins at AMU, 2nd floor information desk
See and hear from current Marquette students about how Marquette's campus has transformed over the years, including the new home for business and innovation, preservation updates to the St. Joan of Arc Chapel, and much more! Tour begins at AMU, 2nd floor information desk. 

Reunion University

Reunion University | 3 – 4 p.m., Various locations
Go back to school through interactive tours, panel discussions with faculty, students and alumni, and more. Reunion University lets you explore how Marquette is staying ahead of
the curve.

Black Marquette Book Discussion with Alumni Contributors | AMU, Room 163
Join Black Marquette book contributors Brian Distance, Eng ’87; Arthur Jones, Comm ’17; Dr. Shirley Knowles, Comm ’07; and Lisa Osborne Ross, Jour ’84, as they take a deep dive into their pre- and post-Marquette experiences via a panel discussion moderated by Aaron Maybin, Comm ’15.

 

Become “Cross Fit”: A Workshop on Prayer | AMU, Room 254
Many of us desire to deepen our spiritual lives but struggle to find the time to do so. In this one-hour session, Father Ryan Duns will introduce and then guide attendees through two different prayer experiences: the daily examen and contemplative prayer. Integrating these spiritual exercises into your daily life may not give you “beach body” but can, we believe, help you to become “Cross Fit”!

Presented by: Rev. Ryan Duns, S.J., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Theology, Klingler College of Arts and Sciences 

 

The Green Screen TV Studio: Live Alumni Participation in the World of Virtual Set Technology | Diederich College of Communication, Johnston Hall, 1131 W. Wisconsin Ave.
NEW! Student Media Open House, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., 2nd and 5th Floors

Meet dean Sarah Feldner, tour The Wire and Carl Collective, the new student-powered communications, PR, marketing and advertising firm.

Through support from a $3.5 million gift from the Bernice Shanke Greiveldinger Charitable Trust, student media has an impressively equipped new environment on the second floor of Johnston Hall that includes a green-screen room with virtual-set technology and robotic camera, video-audio master control room and a new radio studio suite. Marquette’s oldest building is now home to some of the country’s most cutting-edge technology. Join us for this session for an opportunity to see this new space but to also learn how the college is working with Marquette alumni.

 

 

All-University Awards Dinner | Cocktails: 6 p.m. – AMU, Lynch Lounge; Dinner & Program: 6:30 p.m. – AMU, Monaghan Ballroom

Marquette’s 2022 All-University Awards recipients have profound impact as men and women for and with others. They will be honored on campus with a ceremony that concludes an amazing awards season recognizing alumni, parents and friends from Marquette’s colleges, professional schools and alumni groups who embody the university’s mission pillars of excellence, faith, leadership and service.
 
To learn more about this year’s recipients and to register, visit alumni.marquette.edu/awards.

 

Late Night Parties

 

Reunion Late Night Parties | 8 – 10 p.m., Various locations
Join fellow classmates at a Reunion Late Night Party happening throughout downtown Milwaukee. Enjoy heavy appetizers, and your first drink will be on us! 

30-Year through 60-Year (Class years 1961 – 1992) | Kimpton Journeyman, 310 E Chicago St, Milwaukee 

 

10-Year through 25-Year (Class years 1996 –  2012) | Bottle House Forty-Two, 1130 N 9th St, Milwaukee 

 

First Reunion and 5-Year (Class years 2016 – 2021) | Good City Brewing, 2108 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee 

 

Black Alumni Association Late Night Party | Nō Studios, 1037 W McKinley Ave, Milwaukee

 

 

 

Saturday, June 4

 

Reunion Headquarters | 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., AMU, second floor 

Stop by for all your registration needs, pick up your keepsake reunion name tag, reconnect with fellow classmates, and relive the past by checking out the Marquette Archives exhibits.

Golden Jubilee 50, 55 & 60-Year Reunion Mass and Breakfast | Mass: 8:30 a.m. – AMU, Chapel of the Holy Family; Breakfast: 9:30 a.m. – AMU, Monaghan Ballroom 
These are the golden years! Enjoy this momentous milestone with a special Mass, breakfast and program to celebrate the Classes of 1961, 1962, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971 and 1972. Registration fee includes breakfast, mimosas, Bloody Marys, coffee, tea and juice. 


Marquette Fun Run
| 9 a.m., Milwaukee’s Lakefront  
Join fellow alumni for a casual meet-up at Milwaukee’s lakefront to start your Saturday off right with a brisk walk, jog or run! Enjoy healthy snacks and water. Run starts and ends at the Veterans Park Restroom near the "Gift of Wings" Kite Store. 

Sacred Spaces Pilgrimage Tour | 9 – 11 a.m., Tour begins at the Grotto of the Blessed Virgin Mary 
Join a pilgrimage to the religious spaces on campus and see how the Marquette community lives its Jesuit and Catholic identity every day. Tour begins at the Grotto of the Blessed Virgin Mary, located immediately behind the St. Joan of Arc Chapel. 

Walking Tour of Campus | 9 – 10:30 a.m., Tour begins at AMU, 2nd floor information desk 
See and hear from current Marquette students about how Marquette's campus has transformed over the years, including the new home for business and innovation, preservation updates to the St. Joan of Arc Chapel, and much more! Tour begins at AMU, 2nd floor information desk.

Navy ROTC Annual Alumni & Friends Association Meeting | 9 a.m.  – 10 a.m., Marquette Campus, Old Gym, 1532 W. Clybourn St.
Members and alumni or friends who are interested in becoming members, are invited to attend our annual update on the "State of the Marquette NROTC Alumni & Friends Association" (A&FA).  Progress on various initiatives will be discussed, a financial status, and an opportunity for you to engage in charting the direction of your organization.  A conference call line will be set up for remote participants to join the discussion.
 

Navy ROTC Open House and Class Reunions | 10 a.m.  – 1 p.m., Marquette Campus, Old Gym, 1532 W. Clybourn St. 
Join in on the camaraderie! This is a great social event and an opportunity to catch up with your classmates during the during Annual Reunion Weekend. The NROTC unit hosts an opportunity for you to see the updated unit spaces and facilities. A buffet lunch and refreshments will be served. 

 
Reunion University
 
Reunion University | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Various locations
 

Roadmap to the Future – Marquette’s Campus Master Plan | This session includes a walking tour of campus – please meet at the AMU, 2nd floor information desk
Marquette’s campus master plan is a road map defining our capital projects for the next 10 to 20 years and helps ensure a transformative student experience — where the vitality of the campus builds community, fuels engagement, and celebrates our Catholic and Jesuit values.  Join us as Lora Strigens, vice president for planning and facilities management, shares a unique campus tour that shares the vision of Marquette’s future and the path that will take us there.

Presented by: Lora Strigens, Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management 

 

SOLD OUT - Haggerty Museum of Art Behind-the-Scenes Tour | Marquette Campus, Haggerty Museum of Art, 1234 W Tory Hill Street
Don't miss this rare opportunity to go behind the scenes at Marquette University's Haggerty Museum of Art! Alumni will be treated to a private tour of the museum led by Haggerty staff members that includes a sneak peek of The Greater Milwaukee Foundation's Mary L. Nohl Fund Fellowships for Individual Artists exhibition opening to the public on June 10. The tour will also get a unique look at the museum's collections storage and art handling areas. Registration is limited to forty participants. 

 

707 Hub: Meet the Makers and Entrepreneurs  | Marquette Campus, 707 Hub, 1102 W. Wisconsin Ave., First Floor
The 707 Hub is a space where ideas are shared, stretched, challenged, and realized. Since launching 5 years ago, we have supported over 100 students and distributed more than $200,000 to support students entrepreneurial ideas.

Now is your opportunity to support our innovation community at Marquette. Stop by the 707 Hub for a tour of the space and an opportunity to meet makers and student innovators who have launched their products and ideas out of the 707 Hub. Hear about ideas and purchase products. Innovation starts here!

 
 
20th Anniversary Celebration
Black Alumni Association 20th Anniversary Celebration | Lunch and Program: 12 p.m., AMU, Monaghan Ballroom   

Celebrate this milestone with fellow alumni during a special lunch and brief program – highlights include remarks from Marquette Men’s Head Basketball Coach Shaka Smart and the honoring of the 2021-22 Ralph H. Metcalfe, Sr. Scholarship recipients.

 
 
Class Celebrations
45-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 1976 and 1977) | 1 – 3 p.m., Wisconsin Club, 900 W Wisconsin Ave 

Celebrate your 45-Year reunion at a historic Milwaukee landmark, the Wisconsin Club. Take in the rich architecture while connecting with your classmates and enjoying some of the finest local food. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, a Bloody Mary bar, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
40-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 1981 and 1982) | 1 – 3 p.m., AMU, Lunda Room 

Reconnect on campus with fellow alumni from the classes of 1981 and 1982 for a celebration in honor of your 40-year reunion. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, a Bloody Mary bar, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
35-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 1986 and 1987) | 1 – 3 p.m., Marquette Law School, Ray and Kay Eckstein Hall, Zilber Forum, 1215 W. Michigan Ave. 

Gather with the fellow alumni from the classes of 1986 and 1987 on campus for a celebration in honor of your 35-year reunion. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, a Bloody Mary bar, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
30-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 1991 and 1992) | 1 – 3 p.m., Central Mall

Celebrate your 30-year reunion with fellow classmates in the heart of campus. Your class will have a dedicated space to gather and enjoy the fresh air, lawn games and a smorgasbord of refreshing summer food and drinks. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
25-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 1996 and 1997) | 1 – 3 p.m., Central Mall

Celebrate your 25-year reunion with fellow classmates in the heart of campus. Your class will have a dedicated space to gather and enjoy the fresh air, lawn games and a smorgasbord of refreshing summer food and drinks. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
20-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 2001 and 2002) |1 – 3 p.m., Central Mall

Celebrate your 20-year reunion with fellow classmates in the heart of campus. Your class will have a dedicated space to gather and enjoy the fresh air, lawn games and a smorgasbord of refreshing summer food and drinks. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
15-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 2006 and 2007) | 1 – 3 p.m., Central Waters Brewing Company – Milwaukee Taproom, 1037 W Juneau Ave, Milwaukee 

Gather with classmates and experience one of the newest breweries to Wisconsin, Central Waters Brewing Company, an environmentally sustainable brewery that craft ales and lagers straight from earth to sky. Enjoy your crafted ales with messily delicious food from a tried-and-true Wisconsin restaurant, Dairyland. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, beer, hard seltzer drinks and soda. 

 
10-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 2011 and 2012) | 1 – 3 p.m., Oak Barrel, 1033 N Martin Luther King Drive, Milwaukee 

Celebrate your 10-Year reunion with fellow classmates at the Oak Barrel Public House, a historic building with a brick & wood interior serving American classics. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks, and soda. 

 
5-Year Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 2016 and 2017) | 1 – 3 p.m., Marquette Campus Pub Crawl, First location is the Union Sports Annex, 804 N 16th Street 

Join your classmates for a pub crawl and relive your days at Marquette! Meet at the Union Sports Annex before heading to Caffrey’s and Murphy’s. Registration fee includes beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks, soda and heavy appetizers at the Annex. 

 
First Reunion Class Celebration (Classes of 2020 and 2021) | 1 – 3 p.m., MobCraft Brewery, 505 S 5th St, Milwaukee 

The Classes of 2020 and 2021 will be celebrating their First Reunion - one of our favorite Marquette traditions. Reconnect with classmates at MobCraft Brewery, a Milwaukee crowdsourced brewery where the people decide what’s brewed. Registration fee includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine, hard cider, hard seltzer drinks and soda.
 

 

Reunion University


Reunion University - Special 50, 55 & 60-Year Reunion Session
| 2 p.m., Neuro Recovery Clinic, Cramer Hall Room 104, 604 N. 16th Street 

The Science That Heals: An Inside Look at Marquette’s Neuro Recovery Clinic
Marquette’s Neuro Recovery Clinic (NRC) is a first-in-the-state facility embodying the university’s pillars of excellence, leadership and service through impacting on our students and the community. Learn from clinic faculty and a current PT student about how they are making a difference for adults and children coping with disorders from spinal cord and brain injuries to degenerative diseases like Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis.

Moderated by: William E. Cullinan, Ph.D., PT '81, professor and dean of the Marquette University College of Health Sciences and director of the Integrative Neuroscience Research Center 

 
 
Marquee Night
 
Bluewater Kings Band
 
Marquee Night | Cocktails: 6 p.m., Dinner: 6:30 p.m., Marquette Campus, Eckstein Common (East of the Alumni Memorial Union) 

Reconnect with classmates as you dine on some of Milwaukee’s favorite foods and dance the night away with live music from the Bluewater Kings Band. Registration fee includes dinner and hosted beer, wine, hard seltzer drinks and soda.

 
If You’re 40 and You Know It, Clap Your Hands: One Man Comedy Show featuring Rondell Sheridan, Sp ’80 | 10 p.m., Marquette Campus, Weasler Auditorium 

“If You’re 40 and You Know It, Clap Your Hands” is a non-stop celebration of life, love and laughter told by Rondell Sheridan, master storyteller, that will have you laughing at yourself. Enjoy a post-show reception in the Weasler Auditorium with light snacks and beverages.   

 

Sunday, June 5


Reunion Mass | 10:30 a.m., Church of the Gesu, 1145 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee 

Join us for a special Reunion Mass as we close out the weekend. 

 

 

 

Alumni Reunion Weekend

REGISTER TODAY!

  • Online registration is now open!
  • The last chance to register online for Alumni Reunion Weekend will be Tuesday, May 31, 2022.
  • In addition to Alumni Reunion Weekend, alumni are welcome to attend Alumni National Awards which is being held June 2 – 3, 2022 this year. Join us as we recognize and celebrate distinguished award recipients from every college, all who represent the true spirit and mission of Marquette. Learn more.

CONNECT WITH CLASSMATES

BE PREPARED

  • Visit the Alumni Reunion Weekend 2022 FAQ for additional Reunion information.
  • Gear up for Alumni Reunion Weekend with the Alumni Pop-up Shop. Purchase exclusive Marquette items starting April 1 until June 6, 2022. Place your order by April 30 to receive items in time for the reunion.
  • See our Accommodations page for a list of local hotel room blocks and other hotels near campus.
  • Visit the Marquette campus map to reacquaint yourself with campus today.

STAY CONNECTED

QUESTIONS

Questions about Alumni Reunion Weekend? Contact the Marquette University Alumni Association at alumni@marquette.edu or (800) 344-7544.