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Alumni Events


The Office of Alumni Relations offers a variety of programming to connect alumni, family, students, and friends on campus, online, across the country, and abroad.

For more information on any of the programming below, contact us at


Career Programs

Looking to explore future employment options or change careers? In addition to the services offered to College alumni by the Gwen M. Greene Career & Internship Center, we provide career information and advice from top recruitment experts and authors at a variety of events.

Search and register for upcoming career-related and networking events by visiting our events calendar.

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Have you been looking to connect with Rochester alumni, family, and friends in your area? We host a variety of events to draw the Rochester community, within your community, together.

Soak up local art and culture, make new friends and professional connections, and learn about the latest academic research, at an event near you.

Come find us in your city! Visit our events calendar for a list of upcoming events.

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Meliora Weekend

Meliora Weekend

October 8 - 11, 2015

Between first class entertainment, featured alumni and faculty speakers, athletic events and tailgates, numerous student group performances, and networking opportunities, well…what more could you ask for? Join us this October for a weekend celebrating the spirit of Meliora! Check out the Meliora Weekend website for a full schedule of events and details.


Meliora Weekend

Congratulations! If your class year ends in a 4 or 9, it's your reunion! Join fellow classmates and friends back in Rochester for class dinners, receptions, gatherings, after hours, and more. Visit the Reunion website for more information about your class and events.

Travel & Learn

Travel and Learn

Join alumni, parents, friends, and renowned Rochester faculty members for exciting worldwide explorations designed for the inquisitive lifelong learner. If you are seeking new cultural experiences and enjoy group travel, consider our Travel and Learn Program for your next travel adventure.

The next Travel and Learn trips will be offered in Spring 2016. Check back later this year for more information.

Get more information about our Travel and Learn Program »


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MEL Talks

MEL Talks are available on YouTube here.

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Meliora is more than just the University's motto; it's a way of life, a commitment to ideas that inspire. MEL Talks gather some of Rochester's most dynamic alumni, faculty, and students to share those ideas, from the latest breakthrough research to once-in-a-lifetime opportunities.

Career Author Speaker Series

Tap into our Career Author Speaker webinar series. This series features industry authors and career experts who will share their secrets, research, and tips to assist you with your professional development and job search skills.

Faculty Perspectives

This online faculty lecture series provides live, regularly-scheduled presentations by the University’s most distinguished scientists, artists, teachers, and thinkers on topics that are informative, thought-provoking, enriching, and relevant. Participants have the opportunity to listen, raise questions, and engage in a thoughtful exchange of ideas with leading experts. Presentations are archived for future access. There is no fee to participate. Click here to learn more »