UD Alumni Weekend June 7-9, 2019
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Friday, June 1


Trabant University Center Multipurpose Rooms

Check-in and on-site registration opens early on Friday, so come to the Trabant University Center Multipurpose Rooms as soon as possible to beat the rush. Peak waiting time is 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Deerfield Country Club, 507 Thompson Station Road

Challenge your fellow Mechanical Engineering alumni and friends to a round of golf! Proceeds from the event will benefit Mechanical Engineering students. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. For more information, please email me-info@udel.edu. Be sure to join us for the ME Reception on Friday, June 1, at 4:00 p.m. in Spencer Lab. $125 per player.

Deerfield Country Club, 507 Thompson Station Road

Challenge your fellow Civil & Environmental Engineering alumni and friends to a round of golf! Proceeds from the event will benefit Civil & Environmental Engineering students. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. For more information, please email cee-info@udel.edu. Be sure to join us for the CEE Reception on Friday, June 1, at 4:30 p.m. $50 for golfers who graduated 2014-2018; $100 for golfers who graduated before 2014.

Clayton Hall, 100 David Hollowell Drive

The UDAA will host its June quarterly board meeting the Friday of Alumni Weekend. The UDAA is proudly dedicated to engaging the entire alumni community by fostering a tradition of lifelong loyalty and commitment to the University. If you are interested in volunteering to serve on the Board of Directors or helping out with any programs, committees and activities visit www.UDconnection.com/UDAA or email alumni-association@udel.edu.

Smith Hall Lobby, 18 Amstel Avenue

Welcome back to UD, CIS Alum! The Department of Computer and Information Sciences is extremely proud of its alumni and eagerly looks forward to reconnecting with you all! Stop by Smith Hall and enjoy beverages, hors d’oeuvres and great conversation with your favorite CIS faculty and alumni.

Colburn Laboratory, 150 Academy Street

The department is delighted to welcome its alumni back to Newark and UD! We take great pride in the success of our alumni and their post-UD pursuits. We welcome the opportunity to learn more and to reminisce about your days as a student.

Spencer Laboratory, 130 Academy Street

Alumni and friends of the Department of Mechanical Engineering are invited to gather with old friends, colleagues and faculty before the College of Engineering Reception and Dela-bration. Tour the 3,500-square-foot Design Studio located on the first floor of Spencer Laboratory. This unique learning environment fosters interdisciplinary collaboration and hands-on learning. Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Come join fellow alumni in celebrating the growth and vigor of our program!

ECE iSuite, 132 Evans Hall

Join friends and faculty at a networking reception for ECE alumni and their families. Come back to campus, meet fellow alumni and learn about what’s happening on campus. Light refreshments will be served.

301 Dupont Hall

Alumni and friends please join us in celebration of our Alumni Awardees and to connect with colleagues both old and new. Learn what’s new in the department and share what new in your life! Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served.

University Visitors Center, 210 S. College Ave.

Kick off Alumni Weekend where your UD journey began – Admissions! All Volunteer Admissions Support Team (VAST) members, former student employees and alumni interested in getting involved with the Office of Admissions are invited. Share your favorite admissions stories, reunite with the staff and learn more about how you can make an impact through the VAST program. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

STAR Health Sciences Complex Atrium

All alumni are invited as the College of Health Sciences recognizes distinguished alumni from the departments of Behavioral Health & Nutrition, Kinesiology & Applied Physiology, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Physical Therapy and the School of Nursing. Stay after the awards ceremony to catch up with friends, faculty and fellow alumni during a reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Please join us for this evening of fun, food and friends!

Alfred Lerner Hall Atrium, 20 Orchard Road

The Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics Alumni Awards of Excellence are presented to alumni who have made outstanding contributions in one or more of the following ways: exceptional accomplishment in a chosen field in business, government, non-profit or professional career; exceptional service in local, state or national affairs; or exceptional service and contribution in support of the advancement and mission of the Lerner College. Advanced registration is requested for this program. This is a programmed event and is not structured as a drop-in event. For additional information, please contact Lerner Events at LernerEvents@udel.edu.

Honors Program Building, 186 S. College Ave.

Honors Program alumni are invited to a reception before Dela-bration to reconnect with fellow Blue Hens, along with Honors faculty and staff. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and two drinks are included for Honors alumni who register. Cash bar also available. Must be over 21 years of age to attend.

The Lawn at the Office of the Dean, 4 Kent Way & 164 South College Avenue

Please join the College of Arts and Sciences for its annual alumni reception. This year, Dean George Watson will host a fun-filled block party-style gathering complete with great music, food and company. Since UD is in the midst of its comprehensive engagement and fundraising campaign, Delaware First: The Campaign for the University of Delaware, our alumni reception theme will be STUDENTS FIRST! StUDent Success is our Foundation. The event offers you the opportunity to meet with students, the college leadership team, faculty and staff and to reconnect with fellow alumni. Join us as we highlight and celebrate the college’s vision, new initiatives and accomplishments. This event features entertainment and complimentary food and drinks.

Townsend Hall Commons, 531 South College Avenue

Reconnect with former classmates and professors, or come together as a group with past alumni. We would love to hear how you are doing, so please join us for this casual gathering to welcome you back to campus. Enjoy refreshments and friendly conversation at this festive start before Dela-bration begins! A UD shuttle stop is located next to Townsend Hall by the UD Creamery. Parking is located behind Townsend Hall.

The South Green, Robinson and Warner Halls

Alumni of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment are invited to start their Alumni Weekend with a reception outside Robinson Hall. Reconnect with former classmates, professors and colleagues while enjoying drinks and hors d'oeuvres. We can’t wait to see you again!

Harker ISE Lab, 221 Academy Street

Dean Babatunde Ogunnaike and the College of Engineering Development & Alumni Relations team invite you to reconnect with your College, former classmates, faculty and friends at a cocktail reception. Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided, and a cash bar will be available. If you have questions about this event, please contact Susan LaMedica at 302-831-6892 or lamedica@udel.edu.

Perkins Student Center, 325 Academy Street

Join us in Perkins Center student lounge for conversation, cuisine and cocktails. Reunite with faculty and classmates, enjoy a delicious menu and learn about the programs we offer that are helping make a difference in the world. Musical entertainment will once again be provided by the Blue Hen Jazz Trio, headed by local favorite Sam Nobles.

Deer Park Tavern, 108 W. Main Street

Come back to campus and the Deer Park Tavern to reconnect with former student-athletes, coaches and teammates during Alumni Weekend! The reception is open to student-athlete alumni and a guest. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided. The event is free; however pre-registration is required. We are grateful to Bob and Sandy Ashby, owners of the Deer Park Tavern, for once again generously co-sponsoring this reception each year.

The Green, North of Memorial Hall

It’s time to celebrate UD in traditional Blue Hen fashion! This event continues to reign as the main attraction with more than 5,000 Blue Hens enjoying an evening of friends, food, live music and dancing in the heart of campus. To make it easier to locate and congregate with your fellow classmates, we’ve added decade markers along The North Green. All attendees also receive a special 10th anniversary commemorative Alumni Weekend T-shirt and mug.

In honor of our 10th Alumni Weekend, we are excited to announce a new tradition: $10 from your Dela-bration registration fee will support the Delaware Fund. Check out “What’s the Delaware Fund?” for more information on how this money will significantly impact the lives of current students.

Tickets: Get your ticket today to the hottest UD alumni party, as it is sure to sell out fast! Open to Blue Hens and friends ages 21+ only. $55 per person includes beer, wine and food ($65 after April 15).

Name Badge Transfers: Registrant name badges are transferable until Wednesday, May 31, at 4:30 p.m. After that deadline, name badges are non-transferable.

Refunds: Refunds will not be issued after Friday, May 15, at 4:30 p.m. No exceptions.

Dela-bration Postponement Policy: If inclement weather forces the postponement of Dela-bration, the event will be held at the same location and the same time (8–11 p.m.) on Saturday, June 2, 2018. In the event that weather forces us to postpone the event to Saturday, you will be promptly notified. If Dela-bration is postponed and you are unable to attend Saturday night, you may turn in your name badge in exchange for your mug and T-shirt; however, no refund will be issued. If inclement weather on Saturday forces us to cancel the event, no refunds will be issued.

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