Frequently Asked Questions

What classes are celebrating milestone Reunions in 2018?

The classes of 1999, 1998, 1997, 1978, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1968, 1963, 1958, 1953, 1948, and 1943 .

If I am not in a Reunion milestone but would like Reunion registration materials, where do I request them?

If you are not in a milestone reunion class and would like to receive registration materials, please contact the Office of Laurentian Engagement at 1-888-758-4438 or reunion@stlawu.edu.

When will we receive registration materials?

Registration information and forms, as well as weekend highlights, will be available to you in mid-April, both online and in hard-copy form. The registration deadline is May 18, 2018.

What does the registration fee include?

Reunion Package ($220/adult)
Thursday or Friday Arrival through Sunday
The following meals are included in this package: Thursday dinner, Friday continental breakfast, Friday brown bag lunch, Friday dinner (including complimentary beer and wine), Saturday continental breakfast, Saturday picnic lunch, Saturday reception and dinner (including complimentary beer and wine), Sunday breakfast.

Weekend Package ($170/adult)
Saturday Arrival through Sunday
The following meals are included in this package: Saturday continental breakfast, Saturday picnic lunch, Saturday reception and dinner (including complimentary beer and wine), Sunday breakfast.

*The registration fee those in the Class of 1968 celebrating their 50th reunion is waived.*

Your registration fee also includes: on-campus shuttle service, campus tours and access to campus facilities, complimentary gifts, live entertainment, alumni seminars, ongoing hospitality center gatherings.

Extras not included in the registration fee: airport shuttle service, Thousand Island Boat Tour, cash bars, housing.

What type of lodging is available Reunion Weekend?

On campus housing is available for all Reunion guests. The rate is $35/adult per night (children stay free). Bed and bath linens, a pillow, and a blanket are provided. Remember that these are college residence halls and we encourage you to pack your comforts from home, such as:

  • alarm clock
  • blow dryer
  • hangers
  • hand mirror
  • small reading light
  • shampoo and conditioner, etc.  
  • extra blanket and/or pillow

A limited number of family suites are available to those alumni who will be returning to campus with children. Each suite includes a kitchenette, common/living area, bathroom and multiple twin beds.

Off-campus lodging availability is limited. Arrangements should be made independently. Please click here for a list of area accommodations. Contact the Office of Laurentian Engagement at reunion@stlawu.edu or 1-888-758-4438 for a list of local house and room rentals.

Alumni bringing RVs can park in J Lot. Please know that there are no electrical hookups.

Where are my friends staying?

We attempt to house each milestone in the same residence hall. Family housing is available for people bringing back children.

What type of transportation is available for Reunion Weekend?

Golf carts and vans are available on campus throughout the weekend to assist with transportation to and from dormitories and events. Round-robin shuttles are also available from the Best Western University Inn and the University Suites Hotel throughout the weekend.

Syracuse, Ogdensburg, and Ottawa airport shuttles are available for a fee. Pre-registration by May 18th is required. Contact the Office of Laurentian Engagement at 1-888-758-4438 or reunion@stlawu.edu for pricing and additional information.

Can I bring my children to Reunion? What types of activities are available?

Yes! Games, activities, and outdoor play will entertain your young camper (infant to age 12) at Camp Chipmunk during Reunion Weekend. Campers are grouped by age in accordance with New York State and local statutes for worker/child ratios and supervised by experienced staff and students in a safe environment. Age-appropriate meals are provided throughout the weekend. There is no cost for Camp Chipmunk; however, pre-registration is required.

Camp Chipmunk Hours:
Friday: 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Are pets allowed on campus?

We are sorry, but no pets are allowed on campus. Please make alternate arrangements.

If I have special dietary requirements, will arrangements be made?

Yes. Please indicate on your registration form if you have special dietary requirements. Note that a vegetarian option is available at each meal.

What should I pack?

Pack for all types of North Country weather. Class receptions, dinners and presidential events are typically business casual attire (blazers, khakis, button-down shirts, skirts, and dresses, etc.). The remainder of the weekend is more casual.

If you have additional questions please email us at reunion@stlawu.edu, or call us at 1-888-758-4438.