Come Together for Reunion

On May 31 – June 2, 2019, we will be celebrating the classes of 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, and 2014.

Come together — it’s your year to rekindle old friendships and make new ones, reminisce in your favorite spot on our beautiful campus, and remember what makes Merrimack College so special. You will be amazed by the transformations to campus. Visit for a day or stay for the entire weekend — you are sure to enjoy all that Reunion has to offer:

  • Kick off the weekend on Friday at the Warrior Welcome Back Celebration
  • Relive your glory days on campus by staying in one of our newly renovated dorms 
  • Enjoy fun, food, and games at the Warrior Family Barbecue on Saturday
  • See some of the newest additions to campus on a student ambassador led tour
  • Honor the Class of 1969’s 50th Reunion during Mass on Saturday
  • Join all other alumni attending Reunion for a spectacular cocktail reception on Saturday evening
  • Celebrate your graduating class at special class dinners on Saturday night

Accomodations

Merrimack College Housing
Reminisce about your days as a student and stay in one of our newly constructed dorms on campus!

$40 per person, per night
Breakfast included. Sheets, blanket, pillow, and towel provided.


Local Accommodations
Merrimack is happy to offer negotiated pricing at area hotels during Reunion weekend. When making your reservation, please mention you are with Merrimack College.

Marriott Courtyard Andover Boston 
10 Campanelli Drive, Andover, MA 01810
Phone: 978-794-0700 / 800-321-2211

Marriott SpringHill Suites Andover Boston
550 Minuteman Road, Andover, MA 01810 
Phone: 978-688-8200 / 888-287-9400

Note: to receive the discount you must pay by credit card.

Schedule of Events

Friday, May 31, 2019

4:00 – 8:00 p.m. | Registration and Hospitality

4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Open House and Tour
Explore the newly-built 16,000 square-foot Arcidi Center — home to both the Welcome Center, and the O’Brien Center for Career Development. Meet staff and students, and learn about the College’s enrollment and career development strategies in the ever-changing world of higher education.

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Young Alumni Mixer
Socialize and network with fellow young alumni from the Classes of 2009-2018, and celebrate the newest Class of 2019 at this fun gathering.
$5 per person

7:00 – 11:00 p.m. Warrior Welcome Back Celebration
Kick off the weekend with music, food, cold drinks, and great company! The new Merrimack College Food Truck will roll up and serve out tasty treats throughout the night.
$25 per person | Cash bar


Saturday, June 1, 2019

8:00 – 9:30 a.m. Breakfast for Overnight Guests

9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration and Hospitality

10:00 and 11:00 a.m. Campus Trolley Tours
Board a trolley guided by our student ambassadors and hear how campus has transformed in recent years. Tours run approximately one hour.

10:30 a.m. – Noon Interactive Learning Experiences
Discover newly-renovated academic spaces and meet some of our talented business, engineering, health sciences, education, and liberal arts students and faculty who will be showcasing the latest experiential learning tools, technologies, and equipment being used in today’s modern classrooms.

Noon – 2:00 p.m. Family Barbecue
Enjoy a laid-back afternoon of food, fun, and family-friendly activities! Sample tasty bites from the new Merrimack College Food Truck.
$15 per person | Cash bar

Noon – 1:30 p.m. Golden Graduate Society Luncheon
A special luncheon for the 50th Reunion Class of 1969 and members of the Golden Graduate Society from the Classes of 1952 – 1968. 

1:00 and 2:00 p.m. Campus Trolley Tours
Board a trolley guided by our student ambassadors and hear how campus has transformed in recent years. Tours run approximately one hour.

2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Interactive Learning Experiences
Discover newly-renovated academic spaces and meet some of our talented business, engineering, health sciences, education, and liberal arts students and faculty who will be showcasing the latest experiential learning tools, technologies, and equipment being used in today’s modern classrooms.

4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Reunion Mass and Golden Graduate Ceremony
Honor the Class of 1969 as we celebrate their milestone 50th anniversary and welcome them as Golden Graduates. 

+ COME TOGETHER EVENTS

5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception for all Reunion Years
Mix, mingle, and reminisce with alumni from all decades.

7:00 – 9:00 p.m. 50th Class Dinner
Reconnect with the Class of 1969 for a special dinner.

7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Class Dinners
Relive your glory days and reconnect with former classmates over a delicious meal.
$40 per person | Cash bar

9:00 – 11:00 p.m. The After-Party
Sample desserts, sip on nightcaps, and dance the night away to live music at a spectacular after-party. Cash Bar.


Sunday, June 2, 2019

8:00 – 9:30 a.m. Breakfast for Overnight Guests and Check-out


This schedule represents an overview of Reunion weekend and is subject to change. Unfortunately, we are unable to process refunds.