Alumni and Family Weekend

Schedule of Alumni Events

Friday, September 26

Alumni Welcome Reception *
Billy Joe’s Ribworks on the Newburgh Waterfront, 7-11 pm, $15 Adults
Meet up with classmates and former professors at Billy Joe’s Ribworks. Gather together for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as you reminisce about the old times. Your first beverage is on us! Cash bar.

Saturday, September 27

Continental Breakfast
9-11 am, Hudson Hall Auditorium, Complimentary

Academic Convocation
Aquinas Theatre, 10:30 am
Join us as we welcome the new freshman class into the College community. The Distinguished Alumni Award and the President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the College will also be presented.

MSMC Men’s Alumni Baseball Game
11 am, Dominican Center Field
Come and cheer on the former men’s baseball players as they take to the field for the 8th Annual Alumni Baseball Game.

Alumni, Family/Faculty Fall Festival
Noon-3:30 pm, Guzman Lawn, $15 Adults, $7 Children
Enjoy catching up with one another as you feast on traditional fall foods such as chili and other mouth watering delights. Say hello to the faculty and hear what they have been up to as well.

Campus Tours
12:30-3 pm, Tours depart from Guzman Lawn
Oh, how the campus has grown! Let us lead you on a tour of the College Courts, Guzman Hall, Kaplan Family Mathematics, Science & Technology Center addition to Aquinas Hall, and the new Dominican Center. If you haven’t been back to the Mount recently, this is a treat that you won’t want to miss!

Puppet Show performed by the student theatre club, MSMC Different Stages
1 pm, Guzman Lawn, Complimentary

Kids Arts and Crafts Hour presented by MSMC Student Get Creative Club
1:30 pm, Guzman Lawn, Complimentary

50th Anniversary Dinner – Class of 1964
7-10 pm, Villa Library, $30 per person
Please join us in celebrating your 50th anniversary of graduating from Mount Saint Mary College. Come and reminisce with classmates and friends.

30th Anniversary Dinner – Class of 1984
7-10 pm, Whittaker Hall, $30 per person
Don’t miss this opportunity to catch up with classmates and friends, and reminisce about your time at the Mount and hear what everyone has been up to.

Alumni Dinner Cruise on the Hudson *
7-10 pm, Newburgh Waterfront - Pride of the Hudson, $50 Adults
Classes of ’74, ’79, ’89, ’94, ’99, ’04, and ’09: Enjoy a 3-hour scenic cruise down the Hudson River. Catch up with old friends and enjoy a leisurely dinner of pulled pork, pit-smoked chicken, mac and cheese, and other mouthwatering delights. First hour complimentary beverages – beer, wine, and soda. Space is limited. Reservations are on a first come, first served basis.

Alumni & Family Weekend Dinner
7 pm, Dominican Center, $20 Adult, $10 Child
Join us for dinner and catch up with old friends and find out what they have been up to since you last saw them.

Alumni & Family Variety Show Night (1 Show)
8:30 pm, Aquinas Hall Theatre, Complimentary
Join us for an evening of fun and laughter as you watch a variety of entertainment.

After Hours Coffee Bar
9:30-11:30 pm, MST Atrium, Complimentary
Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea with biscotti and other tasty treats as you continue to swap your favorite Mount memories with classmates and friends.

Sunday, September 28

Remembrance Mass
9:30 am, Dominican Center, Chapel of the Holy Most Rosary

Alumni Brunch
11 am-1 pm, Dominican Center Café, $12 Adult, $ 6 Children
Enjoy a leisurely traditional Sunday brunch before heading home. Join us as we bid a fond farewell to Dr. Iris Turkenkopf, Dr. Joan Miller ’69, Sr. Catherine Walsh ’70, and Sr. Pat Sullivan ’64 as they retire from the Mount.

Please note: Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult to each activity.

* Adults only

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at or 845-569-3286.

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