Reunion Weekend and Alumni College

Alumni play an icebreaker game at Reunion

Reunion 2016 brought together alumni and friends from all over the country, and even the world, to participate in events, discussions, seminars, entertainment, and celebrations of the people, places, and principles which make us uniquely Grinnell. Check out photos and stories from the weekend by viewing our Reunion 2016 recap.


Alumni College: Wednesday, May 31-Friday, June 2
Reunion: Friday, June 2-Sunday, June 4


Save the Date for Reunion 2017 when we will welcome the following classes back for their milestone celebrations: 2011, 2012, 2013 (5th Reunion) ; 2007 (10th Reunion); 1992 (25th); 1986, 1987, 1988 (30th); 1967 (50th); 1957 and 1958 (60th); and 1952 and 1953 (65th).


Alumni Awards
Nominations for the 2017 Alumni Awards are being sought. There is still time to nominate your classmates. The deadline is August 31, 2016.

The 2016 Alumni Award recipients were honored at Alumni Assembly on Saturday afternoon at Reunion. 

Reunion Weekend Information
Frequently asked questions about travel, housing, food, kids, exhibits, and what to bring.

Reunion Weekend Essentials
All the important information you need about coming to Reunion Weekend. From before you leave to getting to campus to when you arrive; we have the answers. Information such as where to check in and during what hours, where to park, and ideas of things to do if you get here a little early.

Alumni College

Alumni College provides the chance to re-experience the intellectual stimulation of the classroom with Grinnell College faculty, alumni, and staff. This year's theme is Food for Thought. 

Reunion Archives

Reunion Weekend and Alumni College 2015 Archives
What a great weekend! Revisit 
the experience with archived photos, videos, and more.

Reunion Weekend and Alumni College 2014 Archives
See archived photos, videos, and more from 2014 Reunion Weekend and Alumni College.



§ When is your next Reunion? Check our calendar.

§ What should you bring to your next Reunion?

§ Want some tips on planning your next Reunion?  See our Social Media and Reunions 
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