Reunion Weekend

Save the Date: November 9-10, 2018

Get ready! Classes of 1968, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008, you’ll be celebrating a Reunion this year. Reunion Weekend will be held November 9-10, 2018 in conjunction with Homecoming. Mark your calendars and check back soon for more information.

Registration will open in July 2018, but in the meantime, check out Flickr and Storify to see pictures from last year’s Reunion Weekend or click here to update your information if you’ve moved, gotten a new phone number, etc.

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Reunion Weekend

We are honored to welcome you back to campus for Reunion Weekend 2018 – a two-day celebration of Trojan Family ties that’s the ideal opportunity to reconnect with your classmates and fellow Trojans; rediscover what USC means to you and reunite for your Reunion!

This year, we are proud to welcome our undergraduate classes of 1968, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008 back to Troy for their 50th, 40th, 35th, 30th, 25th, 20th, 15th and 10th Reunions, respectively.

The Alumni Association is hard at work putting together a slate of fun and engaging activities that will give you the opportunity to design your own reunion adventure. So please join us to relive your USC memories, create new ones and celebrate with your class, family and friends.

We thank you for your support and unwavering commitment to USC and the Trojan Family – it’s because of you that our alma mater continues its impressive rise among the ranks of the world’s great research universities.

Fight On!

Patrick E. Auerbach EdD ’08
Associate Senior Vice President for Alumni Relations

Schedule

  • Friday, November 9

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Bovard Convocation

Lunch in Alumni Park

Pictures with Traveler

School Breakout Sessions and Panels

Campus Tours

Dinner & Celebration at the JW Marriott (near LA Live)

  • Saturday, November 10

TBD (Reunion Weekend Tailgate starts four hours prior to kick-off)
All Class Tailgate in Alumni Park

TBD (Kick-off will be determined by the networks the week of November 5)
USC vs. Cal

Contact

For general questions, please contact the USC Alumni Association Reunions Office: 
Phone : 213-740-6262
Email : reunion@usc.edu
Address : 635 Childs Way
Los Angeles, CA 90089

Reunions Staff

Vanessa Botshekan
Director of Development and Reunion Programs
Manages 50th Class Giving
(213) 821-6257
vbotshek@usc.edu

Johnathan Billinger
Associate Director of Development and Reunion Engagement
Manages 10th and 35th Class Giving
213-821-6272
billingj@usc.edu

Julie Bills
Associate Director of Development and Reunion Engagement
Manages 20th, 25th and 30th Class Giving
213-740-8190
jbills@usc.edu

Alfred Magallanes
Associate Director of Development and Reunion Engagement
Manages 15th and 40th Class Giving
213-821-0922
alfredm@usc.edu

Rachel Watson
Development Coordinator
213-740-6655
watsonr@usc.edu

FAQ

Who is invited to attend Reunion Weekend?
All undergraduate alumni are invited to attend Reunion Weekend during their reunion year.

May I bring guests to Reunion Weekend?
Absolutely! Alumni are encouraged to bring family, friends and future Trojans as their guests to participate in Reunion Weekend activities.

When can I register for Reunion Weekend?
Registration for Reunion Weekend 2018 will open in mid-summer.

What activities take place during the weekend?
Reunion Weekend offers a variety of activities designed to take you back to your college days!

You’ll have an opportunity to visit your school, take photos with Traveler, hear about new and exciting programs from campus leaders and see improvements and additions that are taking place all across campus, including The Village.

Friday will include a continental breakfast and picnic-style lunch in Alumni Park. Friday night, we invite you to a Reunion dinner and celebration at the JW Marriott where kid friendly activities will be provided by Troy Camp for children ages 5-17 so you can enjoy your evening.

Please continue to check here, as we will post more details when they become available.

Will there be free time during Reunion Weekend?
Yes! In between scheduled activities, there’s plenty of free time to visit the Bookstore, meet up with friends or explore campus at your leisure.

We are pleased to let you know that each registered participant will be given a discount coupon to be used at the Bookstore during the weekend. We invite you to check out the latest Trojan fashions and merchandise – just in time for Homecoming!

How can I find out who else will be at my Reunion?
Your class web page will be updated weekly to reflect attendance changes, starting late summer. A list of everyone registered in each class can be found under “Who’s Attending.”

How do I make a gift in honor of my reunion?
In the spirit of full participation in the reunion experience, make a one-time gift, a recurring gift or pledge commitment (payable over 5 years) in support of the University of Southern California to leave a legacy for current and future USC students.

You can make an online gift in honor of your reunion during the registration process or by visiting: giveto.usc.edu

Please note: Gifts received January 1-December 31, 2018 to any school/unit at USC by an undergraduate alum in a reunion year will count toward Class Giving totals.

Is there a dress code for Reunion Weekend?
Daytime activities are casual.  Activities take place across campus so be sure to wear comfortable shoes – and your cardinal and gold!

Cocktail attire is the recommended dress code for Friday evening.

Can I attend both my Reunion Weekend and Homecoming?
Yes! Reunion Weekend would not be complete without a pre-game tailgate. Please join us before the big game for an All-Class Pre-Game Tailgate in Alumni Park.  Tailgate times will be confirmed once game time is announced.

How do I purchase football tickets for the Homecoming game?
A Homecoming Football (USC vs. Cal) ticket block are available for registered Reunion Weekend participants. A link to this reserved ticket block and corresponding promo code will be provided with your confirmation of Reunion Weekend ticket purchase.

What do I need to know when attending a game at the LA Coliseum?
Please visit the LA Coliseum’s website to familiarize yourself with directions, parking and any/all guest policies.

Where can I park on campus?
On Friday, hosted parking will be available for registered Reunion Weekend participants in designated parking structures.  On Saturday, standard football parking prices will apply. Due to Homecoming festivities, parking will be limited, so please plan accordingly.

Further details will be provided to participants closer to event weekend.

For additional parking/transportation information, please visit the USC Transportation Department’s website or call (213) 740-2300.

How do I become a member of the USC Alumni Association?
If you graduated from USC, congratulations, you are automatically a member!

As a member, you have access to a number of exclusive benefits. Browse all the services, discounts and special offers on the Alumni Benefits page.

Hello,

Thank you for being a member of the 2018 Reunion Committee! Click here to access the Committee Resources page, using the password found in your Volunteer Manual.

Fight On!

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