All-Class Reunion 2018:

Thursday, May 31 & Saturday, June 2, 2018

Reunion Weekend isn't just for those celebrating a landmark anniversary: graduates of all years are cordially invited back to campus for All-Class Reunion events. There are a number of the weekend's events open to all alumni, including the Thursday night Engineering Welcome Dinner, the Saturday All-Class Reunion breakfast, interdisciplinary lectures, tours, Affinity Receptions, and more. Attendees will have the opportunity see classmates and friends, be inspired by lectures and panels, and relive the feeling of walking on Columbia’s beautiful campus. Feel free to attend as many events as you would like!


Early Bird Discount:

Register before March 31 for 15% off or April 1–30 for 10% off.



Thursday, May 31

7:00 p.m.

Engineering Welcome Dinner & CEAA Awards Presentation

Join all Engineering Reunion classes along with Columbia Engineering alumni in the New York area for an evening of dinner and cocktails in celebration of the start of Alumni Reunion Weekend! This year's honorees are Dr. Fermi Wang, MS'89, Ph.D. '91, Dr. Robert Grubbs, Ph.D. GF'68, and James Albaugh, MS'74. Click here for more details. 

Low Rotunda

Cost: General Alumni $75, Young Alumni (Classes 2008 – 2017) $50

Friday, June 1

9:30 p.m.

Young Alumni Party

Join more than 1,500 College, Engineering, Barnard and General Studies alumni from the Classes of 2008–2018 for a memorable night at designated landmark Guastavino’s. The Young Alumni Party is the largest annual gathering of young alumni. Enjoy dancing, hors-d'oeuvres, and wine and beer.

Guastavino's, 409 East 59th Street

Cost: $40 - Tickets

Saturday, June 2

8:30 a.m.

Engineering Dean’s Breakfast

All Engineering graduates join Dean Mary C. Boyce for a champagne breakfast to celebrate the induction of the Class of 1968 to the Golden Lions Society and the Class of 1993 to the Silver Lions Society.

Low Library, Faculty Room

Cost: $25 Adult, $15 Children under 12, complimentary for Golden Lions 

10:15 a.m. 

Reunion Keynote Speaker with Paul Aster CC’69, GSAS’70

Paul Auster '69, GSAS'70, a bestselling author, a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, reads autobiographical and Columbia-inspired excerpts from his acclaimed novel 4321.

2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
4:00 p.m.

5:15 p.m.

Low Plaza Wine Tasting 

Sip wine and mingle with alumni and their guests before your Class Reception and Dinner.

Low Plaza Tent

Cost: $25

9:30 p.m.

Starlight Celebration

Dance the night away to live music, or enjoy a final night on Low Steps with friends over delectable desserts and champagne. 

Low Plaza

Cost is $10 for non-reunion years

500 W. 120th St., Mudd 510, New York, NY 10027    212-854-2993