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Class of 1979   |   40-Year Reunion

Saturday, June 8, 2019   |   10 a.m.–5 p.m.
It's your reunion year!

Celebrate your reunion with classmates a little or a lot—you may join us for a full, planned day on campus or just for your afternoon Reunion Celebration. Enjoy yard games, open bar (beer and wine) with heavy hors d'oeuvres, a photo booth and dancing. Love Seed Mama Jump Acoustic Trio will be there playing all your favorite tunes. $40 for the planned Saturday activities, including your Reunion Celebration; $25 for the Reunion Celebration only.

Encourage your friends to gather back on campus by joining the Class of 1979 Facebook Group.

This special itinerary has been planned for the Class of 1979:

• 10 a.m.           Registration
• 10:30 a.m.      Walking Tour of Campus
• Noon              Brunch with Mascots
• 1:30 p.m.         Health Sciences Complex Tour at STAR Campus
• 3–5 p.m.         Reunion Celebration, South Green

Additional Events
While you are back on campus, we encourage you to experience all that Alumni Weekend has to offer. Below is optional programming; please register for these events in addition to your reunion celebration.

Your College Reception—Catch up with your favorite professors and fellow classmates.
Dela-bration—Join our all-alumni kick-off party.

Blue Hen Beer Garden—Close out your day on campus with live music, good friends and craft beer.

Blue Hen 5K—Go for the gold, set a new personal best on this fun course.

Stay on Campus
Relive those freshman memories by staying in the dorms on campus with your fellow classmates. The Class of 1979 is encouraged to register to stay in Gilbert Hall, First Floor. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please call 302-831-4459 or email with questions. We’re here to help make this day a special time back on campus.

Honor Your UD Memories with a Gift

Show your support for the University of Delaware with a gift in honor of your first reunion year. Your contribution to any area that expresses your UD passion will benefit future students and keep your alma mater strong. Gifts made by June 5, 2019, will count toward the Reunion Cup Challenge.

Thank you for honoring your UD memories with a gift today.

Make a Gift

Reunion Cup Challenge

A special shout out to the Class of 1979 Reunion Ambassadors for planning this year’s awesome event.
Mrs. Colleen Foley Moretz ('79/EHD)
Mr. Robert H. Thomson, Jr. ('79/BE)