Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend
Let's celebrate Alumni Weekend September 20 - 22, 2019! All alumni will come together, with special congratulations for the Class of 2009's 10-year reunion and the Class of 2014's 5-year reunion. Come thank and honor President Miller for his last alumni weekend with one last dinner at his home! Stay tuned for registration details soon! Alumni of the last 3 years (classes of '19, '18 and '17) will have a special reduced rate as recent alumni. Here's a printable schedule too. 

Register today! 


Friday, September 20, 2019




10:50am – 12:30pm

Relive Academic Life

Brush up on some skills by sitting in on a class. Pick between Dirt to Shirt: Global Garments in Context or Principles in Engineering.

12 – 5pm


Come check in for the schedule and a special takeaway. 

12 – 1:30pm

Picnic Lunch

Enjoy lunch on the oval. Opt in for Catalyst (who you may know as The Foundry), offering an optional Community Friday conversation starters with current students, seated by topic.  

1 – 1:30pm

Hear about Olin's Wellness Program! 

Hear from Olin's Director of Wellness about physical and mental services on campus! This role was created for the 2018 academic year. Get a glimpse of what Olin offers and what students are facing today. 

1:30 – 3pm

Olin Legends: The Game

Come play Olin Legends with fellow alumni, current students and faculty. Share your Olin legends, lore and the fun stories you just can't forget. An academic leadership legend himself will kick it off. 

3:15 – 4:15pm

Student Showcases 

Chat with student teams, see projects from your favorite courses, or peek at new equipment at Olin since you were here! Check out the newest Library tools. Pop into an OPEN @ Olin LGBTQ+ Meet up.

4 – 5pm

Reconnecting Happy Hour

Reconnect with old friends, faculty and staff on the patio while enjoying music provided by student DJs. 21+

5:30 – 8pm

The Last Dinner at Rick's House

One last dinner at Rick's with shuttles from campus and back. 21+


Saturday, September 21, 2019




9:30 –11am


If you missed us yesterday, come check in this morning.

10 – 11am

College Update

Grab some coffee and continental breakfast starting at 9:30 before hearing from Interim Provost and Dean of Faculty Mark Somerville and Interim VP of External Engagement Jessica Townsend for a full update of the college.  

11 -11:45am

Class Conversations

Classes of '09 & '14 will gather to connect as a class.


Class Photos

Classes '09 and '14 alumni will continue the tradition of taking class photos on the wooden stairwell.

12pm – 1:00pm

Community BBQ

Catch up with one another, faculty and students for a BBQ in the Oval to Kick-off our Alumni Fall Fest.

1 – 3pm

Olin Community Fall Festival

Join us for a great time with lots of interactive design challenge-like activities –some for adults and some for kids + some lawn games like giant jenga and corn hole and a bar.

3 - 5pm

Public Interest in Tech Discussion

Stop by a new student-led group hosting a conversation around engineering, policy, society and the responsibility of engineers. 

3 – 7pm

Free time

Enjoy time with your classmates on your own. Heavy apps and beverages will be provided at AlumNight Out or stop by an area restaurant in advance.

7 – 10pm

AlumNight Out

Join friends for drinks, plenty of appetizers and dessert in the city for a celebratory bash in honor of the class of 2009's 10-year reunion and the class of 2014's 5-year reunion. Please note this is a 21+ event. All alumni, guests and faculty are welcome.

Sunday, September 22, 2019




10 – 11am 


You are welcome to join students in the Dining Hall for traditional Sunday brunch where alumni, faculty, and staff will have a pay-at-the-door fee to allow flexibility in your schedules. 



Past Events

Take a virtual stroll through some of our past Alumni Weekend events:

2018 2017 2016 2015
2014 2013 2012  2011