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FAQs for Alumni Weekend

With so many fun opportunities and events, we know you have questions. Let's see if we can answer them!

If you have a question about something not listed below, email the Office of Alumni and Constituent Engagement or call (585) 385-5292.

Where is my event?

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Friday, Sept. 23 

  • 50+ Lunch for Classes 1955-1971 (12:30 p.m.) Wilson Formal Lounge, Haffey Hall
  • Reunion Celebration at Rohrbach Brewing for Classes Ending in 2 or 7 (5 p.m.) Rohrbach Brewing Company Beer Hall, 97 Railroad Street, Rochester NY 14609
  • 50th Reunion Dinner and Pinning Ceremony (5 p.m.) Oak Hill Country Club

Saturday, Sept. 24 

  • History of Fisher with Nancy Greco (10:30 a.m.) Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center, Leo Community Room
  • Class of 1972 Reunion Campus Tour (11:30 a.m.) Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center
  • Alumni Awards Celebration (11:30 a.m.) Wilson Formal Lounge  Haffey Hall
  • Women's Soccer vs. Hartwick (Noon) Growney Stadium
  • Campus Tours (1 p.m. and 2 p.m.) Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center
  • Pregame Carnival (2 p.m.) Keough Quad outside of Donald E. Bain Campus Center
  • Alumni Village at Fisher Football (3 p.m.) Ticketing and registration tent on Founders Hall walkway
  • Wegmans School of Pharmacy Alumni Reception (6 p.m.) Wegmans School of Pharmacy

Parking for afternoon events in Lot S, with overflow parking in Lot A.

Sunday, Sept. 25

  • Reunion Mass (10 a.m.) Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great
  • Fisher Family Brunch (11 a.m.) Ward-Haffey Dining Hall
Where should I park for Alumni Weekend activities?

Friday

50+ Reunion Lunch: Lot I

Saturday

History of Fisher: Lot A

Campus Tours: Lot A

Pregame Cardinal Carnival: Lot S

Alumni Village at Fisher Football: Lot S (overflow parking in Lot A)

Wegmans School of Pharmacy Alumni Reception: Lot A

Sunday

Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great: Lot A or Lot M

Fisher Family Brunch: Lot I

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How do I register to attend an event?

Online ticket purchase closed at midnight on Thursday, September 22, but you are able to purchase tickets at each event! 

To purchase tickets for Alumni Village at Fisher Football, visit the ticketing tent located on the walkway from Parking Lot S to Growney Stadium (near Founders Hall). Walkup ticket sales for Alumni Village open at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25.

How will I get my tickets?

If you purchased tickets online, you will receive an email through our event registration partner, Eventbrite. No need to print your tickets for Alumni Weekend, just bring your phone!

If online ticketing has closed but you'd still like to purchase, tickets will be available at each event.

Please note: Ticket sales for Alumni Village at Fisher Football will open at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 in the ticketing tent on the walkway from Lot S to Growney Stadium.

Do I need to register in advance?

Online ticket purchase closed at midnight on Thursday, September 22, but you are able to purchase tickets at each event! 

Please note: To purchase tickets for Alumni Village at Fisher Football, visit the ticketing tent located on the walkway from Parking Lot S to Growney Stadium (near Founders Hall). Walkup ticket sales for Alumni Village open at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25.

Is my class celebrating a reunion this year?

The Class of 1972 50th Reunion
Special 50th Reunion events are:

  • Friday evening: 50th Reunion Dinner and Pinning Ceremony
  • Saturday: Special guests during the football game

Classes ending in 2 or 7
2017, 2012, 2007, 2002, 1997, 1992, 1987, 1982, 1977, 1967, 1962, and 1957

  • Friday evening: Reunion Celebration at Rohrbach Brewing

50+ Classes
Classes from 1955-1971

  • Friday: 50+ Celebration Lunch
It's not my reunion year. Can I still attend?

Yes! There are events designated for our reunion classes (the classes are listed below), but all alumni and their families are invited to other events happening throughout the weekend.

Reunion Classes:

1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012, 2017

Where should I stay when I'm in town?

There are many hotels close to St. John Fisher University! Check out our list of area accommodations.

 

Is Alumni Weekend family friendly?

Sure is! We highly recommend the Pregame Carnival in Tepas Commons with carnival games and food, as well as the Alumni Village at Fisher Football.

Reunion events are for adults only:

  • 50+ Reunion Lunch
  • Class of 1972 Dinner and Pinning Ceremony
  • Reunion Celebration at Rohrbach's
  • Wegmans School of Pharmacy Reunion Reception
Are campus tours available?

Yes. We are offering tours on Saturday, Sept. 24 at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Tours will leave from the Skalny Welcome Center.

What is the dress code for Alumni Weekend?

Unless an event states it has a dress code, we welcome you to wear whatever you wish, but of course we highly recommend your Fisher gear!

Need fresh Fisher gear? Check out the Fisher Bookstore or visit in person when you're on campus. College AND University apparel are welcome!