FAQ

Attire


What should I wear?


The 50th Reunion Weekend is a festive recreational event. Dress casually and comfortably. 

In past years, many alumni have chosen to wear a sportcoat or jacket and tie for the class photo.

Anyone participating in Saturday's Commencement exercises should wear light layers so they can adjust to temperature changes when they are seated with other Golden Hawks under the Maguire Lawn tent during the graduation ceremony.

Please click here for the Philadelphia area weather forecast.

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Bookstore


Will I be able to visit the bookstore?

The bookstore will be open over the 50th Reunion Weekend. Hours are:

Thursday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
 
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Class Gift


How can I contribute to my class gift?

Click here to make your gift. If you have questions or would prefer to submit your gift by phone, contact Maura Slatowski at (610) 660-1244 or mslatows@sju.edu.


I am making a gift and my company will match it. Does the match count toward our class gift total?

Both your gift and the match your company makes will count in your Reunion Class Gift total. Be sure to contact your company’s human resources office prior to making your gift to determine whether or not your company matches. A company match is an excellent way to increase the value of your Reunion gift.


What is the Ignatian Circle, and how can I learn more about becoming a member?

The Ignatian Circle recognizes donors who have generously provided or plan to provide a gift to Saint Joseph’s University through bequests, trusts and other life income gifts. For more information on the Ignatian Circle, or to discuss planned giving opportunities, contact Anat Becker, Director of Planned Giving at 610-660-1968 or abecker@sju.edu.

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Registration


When will I hear about the 50th Reunion Weekend?

You should have received the printed invitation in the mail by late- March 2014. If you did not receive the invite by the end of March, please contact Lynn Langnas at (610) 660-3467 or llangnas@sju.edu.

                                   
Do I need to register? What is the deadline?

We ask all participants to register by Friday, May 9. To ensure the quality and success of the 50th Reunion Weekend, we ask all attendees to submit registrations and payments by this date.


Can I pay at the door?

We strongly encourage pre-registration for all events to ensure proper space and meal planning.

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Special Needs


Are there facilities for people with disabilities or special needs?

The entire Saint Joseph’s University campus is handicap accessible. However, contact Nancy Craskey at (610) 660-2314 or ncraskey@sju.edu so we may ensure all our guests feel welcome and comfortable over the 50th Reunion Weekend.


Are there meal options for people with special dietary needs?

Meal options will be offered for individuals with special dietary needs. Contact Nancy Craskey at (610) 660-2314 or ncraskey@sju.edu to talk about your needs so we can properly accommodate you.

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Transportation


Where can I park?

Limited parking will be available in the Cardinal Avenue parking lot. Shuttles will run from the Hawk's Landing Parking Facility located on 54th Street near City Avenue.  Click here for the shuttle schedule

Related Links

Golden Hawks Home

Memory Book Submission

Schedule of Events

50th Reunion Committee

Accommodations and Parking

50th Reunion Photo Gallery

Honor Roll of Donors

In Memoriam

 

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