Reunion 2024 Schedule of Events

Schedules are tentative and subject to change.


Friday | June 7, 2024

10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Reunion Welcome Center Open -- MacVittie College Union
Sign in and pick up your name tag, Reunion swag, itinerary, campus maps, meal tickets and more! All guests are required to check in at the Welcome Center when they arrive in Geneseo. Your reunion name tag is your admission ticket to all free weekend events.

If you booked on-campus housing, you will be given instructions at the Welcome Center as to how, where and when you can check-in to the residence halls. You must first collect your Reunion credentials before checking into the residence halls.

⭐ = 50th Reunion Exclusive Program

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. -- College Bookstore & Starbucks Open -- MacVittie College Union

Receive a 10% discount on apparel at the bookstore when you present your reunion name tag.
FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. -- Academic Buildings Open (Friday)

Enjoy self-guided tours and exploration of the following buildings: Bailey, Brodie, Newton, ISC, Welles, Fraser and South.
FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. -- Friday Morning Activity Block
  • Roemer Arboretum Tour
    In this tour we will walk some of the Arboretum's paths and learn about the history of this 20-acre parcel of land, the natural history of some of its inhabitants, efforts to restore its native flora and fauna and the research and other activities which the Arboretum supports to benefit SUNY Geneseo students and the Geneseo community.
    Tour guide: Dan DeZarn, director of sustainability.
    Location: Meet at Arboretum entrance (located in Parking Lot V) at 10:45 a.m.
  • TBD

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

11 a.m. - 6 p.m. -- All-Alumni 18-Hole Golf Scramble -- Livingston Country Club

Enjoy a fun, no pressure golf outing at Livingston Country Club [4436 Lakeville Rd.]. Registration fee includes 18 holes, cart, lunch (before play), two drinks tickets at the clubhouse and prizes. Register early, space is limited.
$75 per person [registration/payment required]

  • We recommend arriving at Livingston Country Club at 11 a.m. to check in and enjoy lunch; tee off at noon.
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Campus Tours

Official campus tours depart from the MacVittie College Union Patio between 12 - 1:15 p.m.

  • Reunion Assistants will be on hand at this time to host walking and cart tours.
  • Walking tours require limited walking, from the Union to the Sturges Quad and back.
  • If you're not able to take an official campus tour, hop a ride on a student-driven golf cart anytime during your time on campus. Student golf cart drivers are a wealth of campus information and can usually buzz you by any campus location you are looking to visit.

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee] 

12 - 4 p.m. -- Live on Stage at SUNY Geneseo Exhibit Reprised -- Ballroom Lounge (formerly the Kinetic Gallery)

Big-name concerts, world-renowned speakers and famous performing artists! For decades, Geneseo has been host to an incredible line-up of events. Visit the exhibit Live on Stage at Geneseo and check out memorable concert posters and more than 7,000 contracts of performers from 1966 to 2021. 
FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

⭐ 2 - 3 p.m. -- Class of '74 50th Reunion Gathering -- MacVittie College Union

Gather with classmates to reminisce, laugh and share life stories since graduation.
Official class of 1974 50th reunion photo after the gathering.
FREE [registration required]

2:30 - 4p.m. -- Department / Office Open Houses (Friday)

Department and office open house programs have not yet been finalized for Reunion 2024. Below is a list of open houses from Reunion 2023: 

  • Geneseo First Response - Wyoming Hall Ground Floor
  • Geography & Sustainability | eGarden Tour - located behind outdoor basketball courts
  • Global Languages and Cultures - Welles 211
  • LGBTQ+ Life - MacVittie College Union 345-348
  • Multicultural Center - Blake A (formerly the Hub/Knight Spot)
  • Office of Diversity & Equity - Doty Hall
  • Physic & Astronomy | Particle Accelerator Tour - ISC 127
  • WGSU - Blake B 104

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

⭐ 5 - 7 p.m. -- Class of '74 50th Reunion Dinner -- MacVittie College Union Ballroom

Geneseo invites the Class of 1974 to what will be a memorable milestone 50th Reunion Celebration Dinner. Spend meaningful time with classmates during a relaxing and informal dinner in the newly renovated CU ballroom. Dinner and cash bar.
$30 per person [registration/payment required]

7 - 9 p.m. -- Reunion Kickoff -- Village Park (southwest corner of Park & Main)

Meet up with your friends and "kickoff" Reunion Weekend in style. Enjoy live music by Something Else and dance the night away to songs from across the decades. This event will also feature a cash bar and snack counter.

Alumni celebrating their 10th (Class of 2014) and 25th (Class of 1999) class reunions will receive one free drink coupon to commemorate this milestone!

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

  • Your reunion name tag is your admission ticket to this event. Please plan to pick up your credentials at the Reunion Welcome Center (MacVittie College Union) in advance.
  • Every guest should be prepared to show proof of age when purchasing an alcoholic beverage at any/all reunion events.

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

See Affinity Programming for detailed affinity chapter events and full weekend itinerary.


Saturday | June 8, 2024

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Reunion Welcome Center Open -- MacVittie College Union
Sign in and pick up your name tag, reunion swag, itinerary, campus maps, meal tickets and more! All guests are required to check-in at the Welcome Center when they arrive in Geneseo. Your reunion name tag is your admission ticket to all free weekend events.

If you booked on-campus housing, you will be given instructions at the Welcome Center as to how, where and when you can check-in to the residence halls. You must first collect your reunion credentials before checking into the residence halls.

9:30 - 10:30 a.m. -- Saturday Morning Activity Block 1
  • GK Fun Run / Walk
    "Geneseo Knights" [GK] are invited to take a scenic and leisurely jog or walk through campus. Maps provided, approximate distance 5K. This is not competitive or timed.
    Location: Participants should meet at the College Tennis Courts (behind Genesee Hall).
  • Historic Village Walking Tour
    Hosted by community members Jim & Anita Whitehead. Learn about the history of Main Street and some of our village's most iconic buildings and businesses. 
    Location: Meet at Cosmic Charlie Cafe, 2 School Street (formerly GJ's and Sundance Books)

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

10 a.m. - 2 p.m. -- College Bookstore & Starbucks Open -- MacVittie College Union

*Starbucks will open at 8 a.m. on Saturday for early risers!

Receive a 10% discount on apparel at the bookstore when you present your reunion name tag.
FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. -- Academic Buildings Open (Saturday)

Enjoy self-guided tours and exploration of the following buildings: Bailey, Brodie, Newton, ISC, Welles, Fraser and South
FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

10 - 11:30 a.m. - Department / Office Open Houses (Saturday)

Department and office open house programs have not yet been finalized for Reunion 2024. Below is a list of open houses from Reunion 2023: 

  • Ella Cline Shear School of Education - South Hall 200
  • Geneseo First Response - Wyoming Hall Ground Floor
  • Global Languages and Cultures - Welles 211
  • WGSU - Blake B 104

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

10 a.m. - 2 p.m. -- Live on Stage at SUNY Geneseo Exhibit Reprised -- Ballroom Lounge (formerly the Kinetic Gallery)

Big-name concerts, world-renowned speakers and famous performing artists! For decades, Geneseo has been host to an incredible line-up of events. Visit the exhibit Live on Stage at Geneseo and check out memorable concert posters and more than 7,000 contracts of performers from 1966 to 2021. 
FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

10:45 - 11:45 a.m. -- Saturday Morning Activity Block 2
  • TBD
  • TBD

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

12 - 1:30 p.m. -- Reunion Signature Luncheon & Celebration -- MacVittie College Union Ballroom

Hosted by the SUNY Geneseo Alumni Association (SGAA).
Commemorating all eras and Geneseo's forever friendships! Enjoy lunch with old friends and new; celebrate SGAA Awards recipients (TBD); be a part of this Reunion tradition that honors what Geneseo means to each of us. Buffet luncheon.
$30 per person [registration/payment required]

2 - 5 p.m. -- Annual All-Alumni Block Party -- Center Street (rain or shine)

An outdoor party like no other! Celebrate the spirit of the Geneseo community with alumni and friends. Enjoy a cash bar, refreshments booth and DJ. No matter when you graduated, this block party will take you back to your college days.

  • IMPORTANT NOTICE:
    • Your reunion name tag is your admission ticket to this event. Please plan to pick up your credentials at the Reunion Welcome Center (MacVittie College Union) in advance.
    • Every guest should be prepared to show proof of age when purchasing an alcoholic beverage at any/all reunion events.
    • Don't miss the all-alumni group picture on Center Street at 4:30 p.m.

FREE [included with your paid Reunion Registration Fee]

See Affinity Programming for detailed affinity chapter events and full weekend itinerary.

PRINT YOUR OWN SCHEDULE OF Reunion 2023 EVENTS -- Reunion 2024 printable schedule will be available by June 3, 2024.

Schedules are tentative and subject to change.