Join us for a jam-packed weekend full of fun events to celebrate YOU, our alumnae and alumni!


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Alumnae and Alumni Weekend Events

Friday, September 30

  • 11:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.     Check-In 
  • 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.    Jubilarian Luncheon
  • 2:00 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.     Back to Class
  • 3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.      Mental Health Speaker Sponsored by the Women's Leadership Institute of Baltimore (WLIB)
  • 4:30 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.     Sustainability, Social Justice, & Spirituality 
  • 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.     School Receptions
  • 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.    Welcome Happy Hour & Crab Feast

Saturday, October 1

  • 9:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.       Check-In 
  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.      Explore the Campus
  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.      Campus Tour
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.        NDMYou Lunch
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.        Reunion Year Class Photos
  • 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.        Field Hockey Game and Tailgate
  • 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.        Campus Tour
  • 1:30 p.m. - 2:25 p.m.        Alumni Presenter Sessions Classroom Conversations
  • 2:30 p.m. - 3:25 p.m.       Alumni Presenter Sessions Diversity in the Boardroom
  • 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.      Ceramic Ornament Decoration
  • 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.      Charcuterie Board Class 
  • 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.      Class of 1971 Reception 
  • 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.      All Classes Cocktail Reception and Alumni Awards Dinner
  • 8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.     Live Music on the Lawn 

Sunday, October 2

  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.    Mass and Montrose Society Pinning
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.      Memories and Mimosas Brunch 

Event Details

Friday, September 30

11:30 AM - 6:30 PM | Noyes House
Welcome! Pick up your Alumnae and Alumni Weekend information outside Noyes House.

Jubilarian Luncheon
12 PM – 2 PM | Doyle Lawn Tent
An annual tradition bringing together alumnae and alumni from all generations. The brunch will open at noon with remarks and pinning to follow. Together we will hear a university update and recognize this year’s new Jubilarian class as they receive their pins. Any alums celebrating their 50th+ year and their guests are welcome.
Cost: Free for members of the Classes 1971 and 1972; $30 for all guests and other Jubilarian classes

Back to Class
2 PM – 2:55 PM | UAB 104
Join us for a presentation specifically for our Alumnae and Alumni Weekend guests. Learn about what research some of our esteemed faculty have been working on in this special presentation session. More information to come!
Cost: Free

Mental Health Speaker Sponsored by the Women's Leadership Institute of Baltimore (WLIB)
3 PM – 4:15 PM | UAB 106
Our Women's Leadership Institute of Baltimore is sponsoring a professional speaker to discuss the effects of mental health and ways to cope.
Cost: Free

Sustainability, Social Justice, & Spirituality
4:30 PM – 5:25 PM | UAB 104
What does it mean to be a Laudato Si' University? Come find out by hearing from our Director of Campus Ministry. More information to come!
Cost: Free

School Receptions
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM | Doyle Formal
Alumnae and Alumni Weekend connects us in multiple ways because your connection to Notre Dame extends beyond your class year. We invite all class years and majors to join us for dedicated time to reconnect informally with the faculty from your affiliating program. Don't miss the opportunity to meet our new Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Martha Walker. Faculty and students from all schools will be present.
Cost: Free

Welcome Happy Hour & Crab Feast
7 PM – 10 PM | Doyle Lawn Tent
Maryland’s cuisine is one of a kind! Enjoy traditional Maryland fare, view a throwback slideshow and dance the night away to your class’ favorite songs. All class years are encouraged to attend.
Cost: $65

Saturday, October 1

9:30 AM - 6:30 PM | Noyes House
Welcome! Pick up your Alumnae and Alumni Weekend information outside Noyes House.

Explore the Campus
10 AM – 5 PM | Across Campus
Enjoy the day as you please! Walk the campus trails, visit the archives display, go on a self-guided tour of the IND Heritage Room, take advantage of a discount off all NDMU logo merchandise at the bookstore, or simply while away the hours at your favorite campus spot.
Archives Display Hours: 11 AM – 1 PM | Doyle Formal
IND Heritage Room Hours: 10 AM – 3 PM | Caroline Hall 2nd Floor
Bookstore Hours: TBD | Caroline Hall basement
Cost: Free

Campus Tours
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Noyes House
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM | Noyes House
Whether it’s been a while since you’ve been on campus or you’d just like a reorientation, join us for a guided tour from our admissions student leaders. Learn more about the new developments on campus and get the chance to see what it’s like being a Notre Dame student today. Note: this is a walking tour that will include hills and stairs.
Cost: Free

NDMYou Lunch
11 AM – 1 PM | Doyle Dining
Catch up, have a casual lunch, and enjoy a taste of NDMU!
Cost: $10

Reunion Year Class Photo
11:30 AM – 1:45 PM | Doyle Formal
Come by to get your photo taken with your classmates! Every class year that ends in a 2 or 7 will receive a time slot specific to their class. Scroll down to the "Reunion Year Class Photo Time Slots" section and click on the plus icon to see the time of your class photo!
Cost: Free

Field Hockey Game and Tailgate
1 PM | Alumnae Field
Cheer on the Gators! When you arrive, you’ll receive a party bag filled with NDMU swag and snacks that are must-haves from Maryland. During half-time, alumnae in the stands will be recognized. After the game, catch up with current student athletes and coaches.
Cost: $15 

Alumni Presenter Session Classroom Conversations
1:30 PM – 2:25 PM | UAB 106
Do you know someone who would make a great presenter? We’re looking for alumni presenters to speak on a topic they’re passionate about to fellow alumni. Topics can be the choice of the speaker, but must be something they're knowledgeable about and can share in detail. Please email if you or someone you know is interested! 
Cost: Free

Alumni Presenter Session Diversity in the Boardroom
2:30 PM – 3:25 PM | UAB 104
Marti Tirinnanzi '82 will discuss the initiatives here in the US and abroad to advance women and minorities to the highest levels of corporate leadership. In this presentation, Tirinnanzi will discuss her own corporate board journey and how she became appointed to the Board of Directors of the Intercontinental Exchange, a Fortune 500 company and parent company of the iconic New York Stock Exchange, along with a number of global futures exchanges and technology companies.  Included in the presentation, Tirinnanzi would offer the audience a roadmap to beginning their own board journey, with the goal of joining a non-profit, private or public company board of directors, and what the role for each entail.
Cost: Free

Ceramic Ornament Decoration
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM | Fourier 203
Join us in Fourier Hall for a creative session. In this workshop, you will glaze (paint) a piece of NDMU-themed pottery and create your work of art. The price includes one ceramic piece and glazing materials. No experience is necessary. Finished pieces will be available for pick up the week of October 10, and shipping is available to alumni who request it for an additional $10. Note: This event can accommodate 15 participants. Register early!
Cost: $30

Charcuterie Board Class 
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM | UAB 106
Register for our first-ever class with Cheers to Snacks! A hands-on class experience with friends, and you'll leave with a new 12" wooden charcuterie board and a plate full of delicious cheese, meats, fruits, and crackers after Cheers to Snacks teaches you how to arrange it all like a pro. Everything you need to cut, fold, and style your board is included. *ALLERGY ALERT: Please note that nuts (almonds) may be present! If you have any food allergies, please email so we can adjust the food available. Note: This event can accommodate 20 participants. Register early!
Cost: $35

Class of 1971 Reception
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM | Noyes House
Members of the Class of 1971 are invited to a private reception to celebrate this major milestone. Note: This event is for the Class of 1971 and their guests only.
Cost: $20

All Classes Cocktail Reception and Alumni Awards Dinner
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM | Doyle Lawn Tent
Celebrate the culmination of our Alumnae and Alumni Weekend! Mingle with classmates and reminisce about your time at Notre Dame over beer, wine, and heavy hors d'oeuvres before our awards celebration. In addition, we will honor the 2022 Alumnae and Alumni Awards winners and inductees into the Sports Hall of Fame during dinner. All are welcome and encouraged to attend the celebration of our outstanding alumni!
Cost: $60

Live Music on the Lawn
8:30 PM – 10:30 PM | Doyle Lawn Tent
Rock the night away with Mood Swings, one of the region’s most talented and versatile bands specializing in high-energy, entertainment-oriented shows that cater to all ages. Mood Swings is an experience like no other, one you have to see to believe.
Cost: Free

Sunday, October 2

Mass and Montrose Pinning
10 AM – 11 AM | Marikle Chapel
We treasure the fond memories of our dear classmates. Please honor them by joining us for this annual tradition. With a nod to the NDMU lifelong legacy, we will also recognize new members of Notre Dame’s Montrose Society. All are welcome.
Cost: Free

Memories and Mimosas Brunch
11 AM – 1 PM | Doyle Lawn Tent
Say farewell to a weekend spent renewing your NDMU bonds. A light buffet brunch and bottomless mimosas will be available. All are welcome.
Cost: $15

Reunion Year Class Photo Time Slots on Saturday, October 1

1962 - 11:30 AM
1967 - 11:45 AM
1972 - 12:00 PM
1977 - 12:15 PM
1982 - 12:25 PM
1987 - 12:35 PM
1992 - 12:45 PM
1997 - 12:55 PM
2002 - 1:05 PM
2007 - 1:15 PM
2012 - 1:25 PM
2017 - 1:35 PM

Send us your photos!

We want to capture photos of you and your classmates during your time at Notre Dame to highlight them at this year's Crab Feast! These photos can include your time as a student, past alumni events, and any other pictures you have with Notre Dame alumni, faculty, and staff. We request that photo submissions include a description of who is in the photo, and their class year or title. You can submit your digital photos to Rose Glenn at If you have physical photos and want to submit them, email Rose Glenn for assistance.


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