Reunion Weekend

October 18-19, 2019

Celebrating the undergraduate classes of

1969 | 1979 | 1984 | 1989 | 1994 | 1999 | 2004 | 2009

Register Now

Opportunities for your entire class to get together come along only once every five years–don’t miss out on the fun!  Send a postcard to invite your classmates to Alumni Weekend!

Help us find lost classmates! Click on your class page to see the list.
Submit updated contact information or lost alumni information here!

Welcome

We are honored to welcome you back to campus for Reunion Weekend 2019 – 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 1969, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009 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

Pricing

*All prices increase after October 7, 2019
**Registration closes October 14, 2019; Walk-up pricing available

Weekend Packages

Reunion Weekend Package – Adults

Friday: Lunch, school visits, walking tours of campus (various locations), photos with Traveler, class-specific mixer, jock rally, campus parking.

Friday evening: All-class dinner celebration and after-party with hosted bar on campus.

Saturday: Pre-game tailgate, catered food and hosted bar (parking and football tickets not included).

Advance purchase: $200 / Walk-up: $250


Reunion Weekend Package – Young Alumni (Class of 2009 ONLY)

Friday: Lunch, school visits, walking tours of campus (various locations), photos with Traveler, class-specific mixer, jock rally, campus parking.

Friday evening: All-class dinner celebration and after-party with hosted bar on campus.

Saturday: Pre-game tailgate, catered food and hosted bar (parking and football tickets not included).

Advance purchase: $150 / Walk-up: $200


Reunion Weekend Package – Kids
ages 5-17 (ages 4 and under free)

Friday: Lunch, school visits, walking tours of campus (various locations), photos with Traveler.

Friday evening: Starting at 6:30pm drop off your kids with Troy Camp counselors for activities and dinner.

Saturday: Pre-game tailgate, catered food.

Advance purchase: $65 / Walk-up: $75

Individual Tickets

Friday a la Carte – Day Adult

Lunch, school visits, walking tours of campus (various locations), photos with Traveler, class-specific mixer, jock rally, campus parking.

Advance purchase: $50 / Walk-up: $65


Friday a la Carte – Evening Adult

All-class dinner celebration and after-party with hosted bar on campus, parking included. *Please note that the after party is only for those 21 years of age and older.

Advance purchase: $95 / Walk-up: $150


Friday a la Carte – Evening Kids (available for kids 5 – 17 only)

Starting at 6:30pm, drop off your kids with Troy Camp counselors for activities and dinner.

Advance purchase: $40 / Walk-up: $60


Saturday a la Carte – Tailgate Adult

Entrance into pre-game tailgate, catered with hosted bar (parking and football tickets not included).

Advance purchase: $95 / Walk-up: $125


Saturday a la Carte – Tailgate Kids ages 5-17 (ages 4 and under free)

Entrance into pre-game tailgate, catered.

Advance purchase: $40 / Walk-up: $40

Schedule

Below is an outline of the events that will take place on Reunion Weekend. Check back for more updates in the next upcoming months!

Friday, October 18 – University Park Campus

11:30am    Check in, enjoy lunch in Alumni Park and snap a photo with our beloved mascot Traveler

1:00pm     Join your classmates for a welcome convocation in Bovard Auditorium with guest speaker President Dr. Carol L. Folt

2:00pm     Visit USC schools to see what’s new and hear from faculty and staff.                            Click here to see breakout session descriptions

2:00 and 3:00pm  take a walking tour of campus (various locations) and visit the USC Village

4:00pm     Reunite with friends and classmates at class-specific mixers

5:00pm     Attend the Jock Rally at Heritage Hall

7:00pm     Dine with your classmates in the Tutor Campus Center Ballroom

9:00pm    Continue the celebration at Traditions for the after-party (ages 21+ only)

Starting at 6:30pm, drop off your kids with Troy Camp counselors for fun activities and games (ages 5-17).

Saturday, October 19 – University Park Campus | Homecoming (USC vs. Arizona)

Enjoy an all-class, pre-game tailgate four hours before kick-off, with a buffet and hosted bar

Attire

Friday day 11:30 am – 5:00 pm – Activities are casual and take place across campus, be sure to wear comfortable shoes.
If you are staying for the dinner celebration, pack a pair of dress shoes, dinner jacket (tie optional), transform your casual dress/slacks into evening attire with a pair of heels or dressy flats.

Friday evening 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Suggested dinner/party attire.

Saturday tailgate – Bring out your favorite USC gear and comfortable shoes.

Who’s Coming

Click here to see Who’s Coming from your class

Click here for non-reunion year alumni attending

Find Your Class

It’s time for your reunion year! Click your class page below to find out more about class giving totals, who is attending, and much more!

Reunion Giving

Reunion milestones are a great time to reflect on what the University means to you, and a chance to renew and deepen your ties with the Trojan Family.

One Time Gift

Your reunion year provides an excellent opportunity to support the University in a way that is personally meaningful to you. Your gift can be designated to support your school, Keck Hospital, scholarships, academic priorities or any initiative across campus.

Maximize Your Support

Making a five-year pledge provides fixed support for a fund designation of your choice. The entire pledge amount counts towards your class-giving total.

For pledges of $25,000 and above, please contact the Reunion Development Team at (213) 740-6262.

Text to Give

Make a one-time or recurring gift by texting USCReunion to 41444.

 

Gifts and pledges to all University related schools and programs received January 1 – December 31, 2019 will be counted in your class-giving total.

FAQ

When is Reunion Weekend?
Reunion Weekend takes place October 18-19, 2019.

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 is now open!

How do I get a refund or make changes to my registration?
To make any changes to your Reunion Weekend registration, including refunds and additional ticket or package purchases, please fill out this form and a representative from the Alumni Association staff will contact you to confirm any requested changes.

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

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 USC Village.

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 Coming.”

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, 2019 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?
Friday day 11:30 am – 5:00 pm – Activities are casual and take place across campus, be sure to wear comfortable shoes.
If you are staying for the dinner celebration, pack a pair of dress shoes, dinner jacket (tie optional), transform your casual dress/slacks into evening attire with a pair of heels or dressy flats.

Friday evening 7:00 – 10:00 pm – Suggested dinner/party attire.

Saturday tailgate – Bring out your favorite USC gear and comfortable shoes.

Is there assigned seating?
No, all events for Reunion Weekend have open seating.

Is there an age requirement to attend the Friday night after-party celebration at Traditions?
Yes, all attendees of the after-party celebration must 21 years of age or older.

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. Arizona) ticket block is 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 should I stay if I’m coming from out of town?
The USC Hotel (formerly the Radisson) room block is currently sold out.

Where else can I stay?
Visit our Trojan Travel website to find other hotel options across Los Angeles. You can login using the password Tommy.

Where can I park on campus?
On Friday, hosted parking will be available for registered Reunion Weekend participants in the following parking structures: Downey Way, Royal Street, and McCarthy Way. On Saturday, standard football parking prices will apply. Due to Homecoming festivities, parking will be limited, so please plan accordingly.

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.

Committees

Thank you for being a member of the 2019 Reunion Committee! Click here to access the Committee Resources page, using the password found in your Volunteer Manual.

Fight On!

Submit Throwback Photos

Calling for throwback photos! Help us create a slideshow for Reunion Weekend that reflects memories from your time at USC up to the present by submitting your photos.  Please email your photos to rwphotos@usc.edu and include your class year in the subject when sending.

IMAGE RELEASE By submitting photos you agree to irrevocably consent to and authorize the use by the University of Southern California a, California non-profit corporation (“USC”), of any and all photographs, images, portraits, or other media submitted including derivative works thereof (collectively, the “Images”), and any reproduction of them in any form in any media whatsoever, whether now known or hereafter created, throughout the world in perpetuity. I also consent to the use of my name or likeness, or an assigned fictitious name, in connection with the exhibition, distribution, merchandising, advertising, exploiting and/or publicizing of Images or USC. I hereby release and discharge USC, its trustees, officers, employees, licensees, and affiliates from any and all claims, actions, suits or demands of any kind or nature whatsoever, in connection with the use of Images and the reproduction thereof as aforesaid. I understand and agree that USC will be the exclusive owner of all rights, including, but not limited to, all copyrights, in and to the Images in whole or part, throughout the universe, in perpetuity, in any medium now known or hereafter developed, and to license others to so use them in any manner USC may determine in its sole discretion, without any obligation to me. I hereby waive any right that I may have to inspect and/or approve the use of the Images or any reproductions thereof, by USC.

Contact Us

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 15th and 35th Class Giving
213-821-6272
billingj@usc.edu

Selina Vazquez
Associate Director of Development and Reunion Engagement
Manages 20th, 25th and 30th Class Giving
213-740-8190
rselinav@usc.edu

Steven Tomiyama
Associate Director of Development and Reunion Engagement
Manages 10th and 40th Class Giving
213-740-6655
stevent0@usc.edu

Catherine Feathers
Development Coordinator
213-821-0922
featherc@usc.edu

until Reunion Weekend!