Fall Alumni Weekend

Please note the following times and activities are subject to change. For a final schedule please visit the registration area in the Dion Family Student Center.

To register for Alumni Weekend please click here.

Friday, September 19

3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Registration, Dion Family Student Center - Pick up your Alumni Weekend bracelet

3:15 p.m.
Alumni Mentor Kick-Off Party, Media Lounge 1st Floor Dion Family Student Center
Class of 2016 come and learn about the alumni mentor program, ask questions and pick up an application.

4:00 p.m.
Field Hockey vs. SNHU, Duffy Turf Field

4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Studio D, First Floor Dion
Come and hear student acapella groups!

5:00 - 10:00 p.m.
ArtsRiot Truck Stop, 400 Pine St. Burlington, VT 05401
Head into Burlington and visit the Friday night Truck Stop, food vendors from pork belly and barbecue to Malaysian street food and vegan noodles. It is fun for everyone, be sure to arrive early! For more details visit the Truck Stop website.

Saturday, September 20

8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Registration, Dion Family Student Center
- Check in and pick up your alumni weekend bracelet

8:30 a.m.
THIS EVENT IS FULL Introduction to Mountain Biking - Join the Wilderness Program for an introduction to Mountain Biking, no prior experience required, equipment is provided! Cost is $20 per person, space is limited. Participants, meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Alliot Lobby next to the fireplace.

10:00 a.m. - Noon
Campus Offices Open, Campus offices will be open, stop in and say hi!
Career Development and Internships*, Registrar, Study Abroad*, Library, Student Life, Health Services, Athletics (will be staffing athletic games), Wilderness (will be in and out of the office running programs) and Multicultural Student Affairs
*Study Abroad and the Office of Career Development will be speaking at panel discussions, please check the schedule for those times.

11:00 a.m.
State of the College Address, Third Floor Dion Family Student Center - President John J. Neuhauser will offer a campus update and State of the College.

11:00 a.m.
Knight Striders Virtual 5K - Participate anytime, anywhere click here to register. If you would like to run in a group, meet outside of the Ross Sports Center at 11:00 a.m. for a run around campus.

11:00 a.m.
Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game, Duffy Turf Field - For more information or questions contact Coach Pat Ivory '08 pivory@smcvt.edu

1:00 p.m.

Volleyball vs. SNHU, Ross Sports Center

1:30 p.m.
Field Hockey vs. Dowling, Duffy Turf Field

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Happy Hour, Ake's Place -
Stop by Ake's between 5:00 - 6:00 p.m., show your alumni weekend bracelet and get one drink on us!

9:30 p.m.
Roy Room, 3rd Floor Dion
Come and hear DJ Tetreault and For the Year perform live!

Explore Vermont:

Historical Trolley Tours of Burlington, 1 College St. Burlington, VT
Take a ride on a trolley and tour scenic and historical Burlington! For tour times and ticket prices please visit the Trolley Tour website

Spirit of Ethan Allen Cruises, 1 College St. Burlington, VT
Enjoy the sites and sounds of Burlington and Lake Champlain from the water! Tours are offered four times daily, for ticket prices and times visit the Spirit of Ethan Allen website

Burlington Segway Tours, 277 Pine St. Burlington, VT
See more of Burlington than you could on foot! For more information click here

Local Motion Bike Rentals, 1 Steele St. Burlington, VT
Cruise around Burlington on two wheels, Local Motion can provide bike rentals as well as maps and directions for trails.

Shelburne Farms 36th Annual Harvest Festival, 1611 Harbor Rd. Shelburne, VT
Explore this 1,400-acre working farm, forest, and National Historic Landmark, located on the shores of Lake Champlain. Click here to visit the Shelburne Farms website. 

Shelburne Museum, 6000 Shelburne Rd. Shelburne, VT
Located in Vermont’s scenic Lake Champlain Valley, Shelburne Museum is one of the finest, most diverse and unconventional museums of art and Americana. Over 150,000 works are exhibited in a remarkable setting of 38 exhibition buildings.

Sam Mazza’s Farm Stand, Bakery & Greenhouse, 277 Lavigne Rd. Colchester, VT
Since 1935 the Mazza family has been supplying the region with fresh fruit and vegetables. Visit the farm stand and attempt the three mile corn maze!

Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour, 1281 Waterbury-Stowe Road Route 100, Waterbury, VT 
Vermont’s Finest, this Vermont landmark is a must, the tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the ice cream manufacturing process, the companies value-led decisions, stop at the scoop shop and visit the Flavor Graveyard paying respects to the dearly de-pinted, retired flavors

Sunday, September 21

8:30 a.m.
THIS EVENT IS FULL Introduction to Rock Climbing - Join the Wilderness Program for an introduction to rock climbing, no prior experience required, equipment is provided. Cost is $20 per person, space is limited. Participants, will meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Alliot Lobby, next to the fireplace.

11:00 a.m.
Mass, Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel