Reunion Weekend

FAQ

See what is in store for Reunion Weekend 2017, check out the information below from Reunion Weekend 2016. 

How do I register for Reunion Weekend?
Reunion registration forms will be mailed out in mid April. Simply fill out the registration form and return it to the Alumni Office or go online to register. Online registration will be available April 1st.

Will I be able to stay on campus?
On-campus housing is available in our residence halls for our Reunion participants, however, space is limited. Reservations are required and can be made through the registration form. Rooms accommodate two people. (Advance reservations are required.)

What is provided for me in the residence halls?
Our housing staff provides each guest with linens, pillows, blanket, towel and washcloth for each person. These supplies are not replenished daily. You may wish to bring extra towels, clothes hangers, shower sandals, an iron, a small reading lamp or an alarm clock. Laundry facilities are available in the basement of each residence hall.

Where do I check in once I arrive on campus?
Once you arrive on campus, check in at the Schott Atrium of the D.J. Lombardo Student Center. All alumni and guests must pick up their registration materials,
including name tag, meal tickets, weekend schedule, and room key (if staying on campus).

If I arrive early on Friday, where can I get something to eat?
Lunch on Friday will be available for purchase in the Inn Between, located in the D.J. Lombardo Student Center. The Inn Between will be open from noon–3 p.m.
serving various items such as pizza, subs, salads, hot grill items and fountain beverages for $13 per person.

Is there transportation throughout the weekend?
We do not offer transportation throughout the weekend, however, if you choose you may rent a car through Enterprise to receive the John Carroll rental rate.

How do I receive a discount on a car Rental?
A discount is offered to JCU Alumni through Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Simply visit enterprise.com and ender the code: XZ39073 into the coupon, customer or corporate number box. Then enter JOH for the company pin number. From there you will be able to select a car of your liking.

Is there Internet access?
The residence halls feature wireless internet access. Computers are also located in the DJ Lombardo Student Center and will be available throughout the weekend.

Will the Bookstore be open during Reunion Weekend?
Yes, the Bookstore will be open during the weekend. Check out the full array of Blue Streak merchandise for sale.

Is there a dress code for Reunion Weekend?
Dress for the weekend is summer casual. Dress for Saturday’s class dinner is cocktail attire. Please check the Cleveland forecast prior to packing, as the weather varies in June.

Are children invited to participate in the Reunion events?
Children are encouraged to participate in our Camp Carroll, ages 5-17. This camp offers a full schedule of events that are age appropriate. Current JCU students who are hired and given a background check serve as counselors to the children and are with them for the entire weekend.

Drink tickets are sold through the weekend
Drink tickets will be sold for the purchase of all alcoholic beverages throughout the weekend. Purchasing drink tickets prior to the weekend through your registration is available for $25 or $50 increments. Drinks are $3 for beer, $4 for wine and $5 for drinks.  One complimentary drink ticket will be provided for use at the class dinner to those selecting a package or à la carte dinner. All drink tickets purchased are non-refundable.

Will the Rec Center be open during Reunion Weekend?
Yes, the Recreation Center will be open on a limited schedule during Friday and Saturday of Reunion Weekend. Facilities include pool, racquetball courts, and cardio equipment are available for alumni use.

Is there a location to gather and hang out during the weekend?
The Hospitality Tent will be available throughout the weekend to gather with friends and socialize.

I require special accommodations or have dietary needs.
If you require special assistance or accommodations during the weekend, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 800.736.2586 to make advance arrangements. If you have special dietary restrictions, please note them on the reservation form.

What is the pricing for the weekend?
A weekend package which includes all meals Friday dinner – Sunday brunch, a room on campus, reunion souvenir and class photo is offered.
$250 per person (Before May 16)
$300 per person (After May 16)

A La Carte Items are also available pricing is as follows:
Friday Dinner : $30/ person (before May 16)  $35/person (after May 16)
Saturday Breakfast: $10/ person (before May 16)  $12/person (after May 16)
Saturday Lunch: $18/ person (before May 16)  $22/person (after May 16)
Saturday Dinner: $50/ person (before May 16)  $60/person (after May 16)
Sunday Brunch: $18/ person (before May 16)  $22/person (after May 16)
Class Photo: $18/photo
Reunion Souvenir: $15/souvenir
Room per night: $65/room per night ($130 for Friday and Saturday Night)

Have questions not answered here, or need more information? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations: 216.397.1592 or email reunion@jcu.edu