Class Resources

Reunion Weekend, June 2-4, 2023

Reunion Weekend is an activity-filled, coffee-fueled, and laughter-rich celebration. Whether you choose to participate in only class-specific programming, or you elect to get a taste of everything that's offered, we encourage you to make the weekend your own! 

Reunion Weekend 2023 General Schedule

From Alumni College lectures from our distinguished faculty, to jogging with your pals in the 5K Arboretum Fun Run, touring the local winery or kicking back while you roast a s'more over the campfire, there are plenty of ways to celebrate at Reunion Weekend.

Check out what we did at last year's Reunion Weekend to get an idea of what you have to look forward to! Review the Reunion 2022 Program for more details.

Run, Jump, Play!
Off-campus Fun
Wellness workshops
Alumni College lectures
Arboretum tours
Pick up basketball games
All-class kickball tournament
Hiking in the Arb
Utilize new amenities in Lund Center expansion
Chankaska Winery Tour
Mankato Brewery Tour
Shuttles to downtown St. Peter
Block Party Community Concert
 

Reunion 2023 Classes

Click on your class year below to find out what your class has planned thus far and other resources. 

Class of 2018 Classes of 1988
Class of 2013 Class of 1983
Class of 2008 Class of 1978
Class of 2003 Class of 1973
Class of 1998 Classes of 1968 and beyond!
Class of 1993  
 

 

Class Resources

Class of 2018

We look forward to celebrating the 5th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 2018 Facebook group

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Yard games and snacks around the firepit at Arb's Interpretive Center
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Grab lunch in the Caf and eat together at the Courtyard Cafe to enjoy the furniture that was given as the 2018 Class Gift
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Dinner and drinks together at Third Street Tavern


Class of 2013

We look forward to celebrating the 10th anniversary your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Link to 10 Year Reunion Questionnaire

Email your class officers

Class of 2013 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Pizza party in Co-Ed courtyard (like the old days!) with class photo. Enjoy frost-your-owns and BYOB
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Take in the views from the brand-new 3rd floor lounge, located in the Lund Center expansion, while grazing on heavy apps and mingling with classmates



Class of 2008

We look forward to celebrating the 15th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 2008 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Gather with classmates at Third Street Tavern in St. Peter and enjoy a Class of 2008 signature cocktail and whiskey tasting! 
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Soak up a summer night on campus as you enjoy dinner at the outdoor Courtyard Cafe, complete with twinkle lights and light music provided by fellow Gusties!


Class of 2003

We look forward to celebrating the 20th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 2003 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Gather with classmates to enjoy a s'mores bar and firelight at the large Complex fire pit, which was built in 2016
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Dig in to a picnic buffet at the Arb's Interpretive Center while you enjoy the beauty of the Arb. A cash bar with Gustie brews and local wines will be available


Class of 1998

We look forward to celebrating the 25th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your 25 Year Reunion Questionnaire

Email your class officers

Class of 1998 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Head down to Patrick's to hear fellow '98ers rock out as you enjoy music from Hey Day!
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Gather at Chankaska Creek Winery for a casual gathering at the winery's Event Center lounge and patio. Enjoy a spread of hearty appetizers while you mix and mingle with classmates.


Class of 1993

We look forward to celebrating the 30th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 1993 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Gather with good company and tasty snacks around the bonfire at the Pittman Fire Pit. BYOB!
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Enjoy buff chips and burgers at Patrick's outdoor patio!


Class of 1988

We look forward to celebrating the 35th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

The Alumni Office is still looking for volunteers for the Class of 1988 Reunion Committee! If you're interested, please reach out to alumni@gustavus.edu

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 1988 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): TBD
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): TBD


Class of 1983

We look forward to celebrating the 40th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 1983 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Late night happy hour at the home of Mark Hanson '83 in St. Peter
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience the new cafe space, the STEAMery, in Nobel Hall of Science while enjoying a picnic lunch spread
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Take in the views and a delicious meal at Shoreland Country Club in St. Peter

Class of 1978

We look forward to celebrating the 45th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

The Alumni Office is still looking for volunteers for the Class of 1978 Reunion Committee! If you're interested, please reach out to alumni@gustavus.edu

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 1978 Facebook page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): TBD
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Experience all-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the Caf Market Place
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): TBD

Class of 1973

We look forward to celebrating the 50th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your 50 Year Reunion Questionnaire

Email your class officers

Class of 1973 Facebook Page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Class of 1973 Memorial Service: Friday June 2 @ 2 p.m. in Christ Chapel
  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Enjoy a summer evening on campus at the STEAMery lobby and patio! Gather around a small campfire while you reaquaint yourselves with your classmates.
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Connect with classmates over a box lunch while you spread out in the Interpretive Center and Arboretum picnic area
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Take advantage of complimentary transportation over to Chankaska Creek Winery for dinner with your classmates!


Class of 1963

We look forward to celebrating the 60th anniversary of your graduation from Gustavus! Please find information below about your class specific plans. 

Complete your Reunion Questionnaire!

Email your class officers

Class of 1963 Facebook Page

Reunion Weekend Class Gatherings:

  • Class of 196 Memorial Service: Friday June 2 @ 3:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel
  • Friday June 2nd Class gathering (8 - 10 p.m.): Take advantage of complimentary transportation over to Chankaska Creek Winery for late-night happy hour with your classmates!
  • Saturday June 3rd Class lunch class gathering (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.): Reconnect with classmates over a picnic lunch in the Center for Inclusive Excellence (formerly the DIVE)
  • Saturday June 3rd Class dinner gathering (6 - 8 p.m.): Gather in a Campus Center banquet room for a semi-formal plated dinner and program, brought to you by the 1963 Reunion Committee