General Information

General Information

On-Campus Accommodations

Limited on-campus housing is available on Friday and Saturday for registered guests who attend the Saturday evening Cocktails on The Commons, Class Dinner and Royal Celebration. Off-campus accommodations are available by contacting hotels listed on the Alumni Weekend Web site.

On-campus housing is assigned on a pre-registered basis. Housing will be available in the air-conditioned facilities.

Remember that residence halls do not provide hotel amenities so you may want to bring along radios, alarm clocks, blankets, toiletries, and extra towels. Linens are provided.

Access to residence halls and townhouses will be provided to registered guests during check-in. Room only reservations are not accepted.

Bookstore, Library and Athletic Facilities

The bookstore will be open on Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 11 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Library and Alumni Authors Exhibit hours are Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Athletic facilities in the Byron and Long Center will be available for Alumni Weekend guests on Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Children

Children and grandchildren are welcome at liturgies, the Farewell Brunch and also the Alumni Weekend Family Picnic where special activities are planned. Specific prices are indicated on the reply form. Please be sure to include your children's names on the reply form. There are no child-care facilities available during Alumni Weekend, however families who wish to stay on campus may bring a sitter with them, who can stay on-campus free of charge.

Tickets & Registration

Ticket prices for Alumni Weekend events are listed on the Alumni Weekend Registration Form. The events that we offer to alumni throughout the weekend involve considerable costs for such amenities as tent and table rentals, entertainment, wait staff, labor and maintenance.

Alumni Weekend Gift

The University of Scranton is among the leaders of Jesuit colleges and universities in alumni giving. Your contribution, no matter the amount, counts toward your class participation rate. Annual Fund Gifts made between June 1, 2016 and May 31, 2017 will count toward your  Class Gift and alumni participation.

Special Needs

Specific dietary requirements can be arranged with advanced notice. We are also happy to handle special needs for the physically challenged. Alternative dorm rooms are available and all campus buildings are handicapped accessible. Please call in advance to notify us of any special needs at (570) 941-5997, or  alumni@scranton.edu.