Alumni and Family Weekend 2021

Friday, September 17 - Sunday, September 19

Alumni and Family Weekend 2021

We are excited to welcome all alumni, parents, and family members back to campus to celebrate the beginning of the 2021-2022 academic year for our annual Alumni and Family Weekend! Please be sure to check back often as we will continue to update this page as events get confirmed.

Are you looking for a local hotel for your visit? We have a number of room blocks available at our favorite spots here. Be sure to act fast as space is limited.

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Friday, September 17

Registration: 3:00-5:00 pm

First Floor, Dion Family Student Center
Please stop by our registration table to let us know you are here and ask any final questions about the weekend.

Academic and Student Life Fair: 3:00-5:00 pm

First Floor, Dion Family Student Center
Join the academic offices and leaders of various clubs and activities on campus to learn more about our unique programs. There may even be something new to discover from your last visit to campus!

Parent Leadership Reception: 5:00-6:00 pm (invitation only)

Second Floor, Dion Family Student Center
We want to celebrate the incredible parents who support our students and alumni. Join us for light refreshments and to mingle with the College’s leadership from the departments across campus.

Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony: 5:30-9:00 pm (invitation only)

Roy Room, Dion Family Student Center
An annual tradition of this weekend is to congratulate our new inductees to the Saint Michael’s College Athletic Hall of Fame. Join our Athletics Department as we celebrate the accomplishments of our winners.

Saturday, September 18

Registration: 9:00-11:00 am

First Floor, Dion Family Student Center
Please stop by our registration table to let us know you are here and ask any final questions about the weekend.

Virtual PK5K: All Weekend Long

Our fan favorite PK5K is back. Be sure to lace up your sneakers, grease your rollerblades, or grab your hiking stick and complete 5 KM in celebration of our Alumni and Family Weekend. Register to receive your sticker upon completion of the event here. We will also be meeting as a group on Saturday morning at 9:00 am at the registration table for those who wish to complete their 5K on campus.

Volunteer with MOVE: TBA

First Floor, Alliot
Our flagship program MOVE continues to grow and impact countless members of the SMC community. Join some current student leaders for a morning service project open to all alumni and family members. More details and registration link to come soon.

Guided Nature Walk: TBA

Outside of the Hoehl Welcome Center
Saint Michael’s College continues to put sustainability and the environmental impact of our College in the forefront of our mission. Over the past 5 years, the Natural Area has become a classroom and getaway that includes wetlands, sandplain forest, floodplain forest, and fields to explore. See this space for yourself on our guided hike through this area on campus.

Class of 2020 Commencement Ceremony: 10:00 am

Library Lawn (weather permitting)
The class of 2020 will be celebrating their Commencement Ceremony during our events this weekend. Join our community in congratulating their accomplishments on this special day. If you are a member of the class of 2020, be sure to follow this link for more information.

Women’s Soccer: 12:00 pm

Duffy Turf Field
Cheer on our women’s soccer team as they host an on-campus game versus American International College.

Alumni Rugby Games: 2:00 pm

300s Field
Our men’s and women’s rugby teams are excited to welcome their past teammates and club members back to campus. Join them for an afternoon of games on the 300s field to catch all of  the action.

Women’s Field Hockey: 3:00 pm

Duffy Turf Field
Cheer on our women’s field hockey team as they host an on-campus game versus Assumption University.

Oktoberfest on the Waterfront: 12:00-4:00 pm & 6:00-10:00 pm

Lake Champlain Waterfront, Burlington
Reconnect with classmates and friends at this exclusive event in partnership with Oktoberfest Vermont. We are offering early access to the registration exclusively for our SMC community! Be sure to get your tickets now before they sell out as the registration will go live to the public on June 29th. Get your ticket today by following this link.

Sunday, September 19

Mass: 11:00 am

Chapel, Saint Michael’s the Archangel
As is tradition, we’ll close out Alumni and Family Weekend by celebrating Mass with the Society of Saint Edmund and Edmundite Campus Ministry.

Safe travels back home!