Homecoming & Reunion Weekend FAQs

 

When is Reunion Weekend?

Reunion Weekend is scheduled in conjunction with Homecoming Weekend. Homecoming & Reunion Weekend will take place Friday, October 15 through Sunday, October 17, 2021!

How do I register for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend activities?

Registration for Homecoming & Reunion 2021 will be available soon. Please keep checking back for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend updates. To ensure that you are receiving updates from the Office of Alumni Engagement, please login to Iona Connection and update your information.

Registration will take place by mail, online, or by calling the Office of Alumni Engagement. You can contact us directly at alumni@iona.edu or by calling the Office of Alumni Engagement at (914) 633-2390.

Will I receive a reply after I register online?

Yes.  An email reply is sent after registering online for complimentary and paid events.  There is no reply for registrations by mail except for credit card transactions. You will pick up Reunion packets and other materials when you arrive on campus.

How do I find out who will be attending?

The Who’s Coming List for each event can be viewed online at www.ionaconnection.com when it goes live in August 2021. This will include the names of alumni, spouses, and guests.

What are the fees for alumni celebrating their 50th Reunion?

Reunion fees for Jubilarians celebrating their 50th Reunion (the class of 1971 & 1970) are complimentary for the entire 2021 Reunion Weekend. This includes the Saturday evening All-Class Reunion Gala and Awards Ceremony. There is a charge for guests attending the Golden Gaels Dinner Celebrating the Class of 1971 & 1970, Reunion Barbecue, and Reunion Gala & Awards Ceremony.

Where can I stay? What hotels are in the area?

Accommodation information for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2021 can be found by clicking here. We offer a selection of hotels at a special rate for Homecoming & Reunion Weekend.

Are spouses or guests welcome at Homecoming & Reunion activities?

You are welcome and encouraged to bring a spouse/guest to Homecoming & Reunion Weekend. There is an additional charge per person for a spouse or guest.

Is Homecoming & Reunion Weekend accessible to those with special needs and/or dietary restrictions?

All activities during Homecoming & Reunion Weekend can be modified to accommodate anyone with physical and/or dietary special needs with advanced notice. Please inform the Alumni Engagement staff of any special needs prior to your arrival by indicating them on your registration form online or on your reply card in the designated area. To speak to someone directly regarding your needs, please call the Office of Alumni Engagement at (914) 633-2390 or email alumni@iona.edu


Where can I park?

Convenient parking will be available. All Homecoming & Reunion activities located on campus are easily accessible by walking and campus transportation will be available as needed. Handicap accessible parking is available. Please let us know on your registration card if you will need handicap accessible parking.

Will the Bookstore be open?

The Iona College bookstore will be open throughout Homecoming & Reunion Weekend. Iona merchandise in the College bookstore will be sold at a discounted rate. Additional information to follow.

What is the dress code for Reunion Weekend?

Dress code for the daytime Homecoming & Reunion activities is casual. Dress code for the Saturday evening All-Class Reunion Gala is business casual/cocktail attire, tie optional. Sunday's activity's dress code is business casual. Golden Jubilarians will be wearing academic regalia over their clothing at the Jubilarian Mass.

Can I view photos from previous Reunion Weekends? 

Yes. Photo galleries from 2019's 50th Reunion, Class of 1969, are available by clicking here. Take a look at all the fun you will be having in October 2021!

Have more questions? Contact the Office of Alumni Engagement!

Telephone: (914) 633-2390
Email: alumni@iona.edu
Fax: (914) 637-2711