FAQs

General Info

How much does it cost?

  • Alumni Weekend is FREE except for Reunion Class Dinners ($40 per person) and the Backyard BBQ ($10 suggested donation per person).
  • Interested in getting together with classmates without all the planning? The Office of Alumni Engagement will provide the campus location, plan the menu and send the invitations for just $40 per person. Call by September 1 for more information: 314-529-9338.

How do drink tickets work?

  • Guests will receive two complimentary drink tickets for alcoholic beverages at events where alcohol will be served. Louiefest will have a cash bar only.
  • Each individual guest must check in personally, in order to obtain drink tickets. Soft drinks are complimentary.
  • A cash bar will be available to purchase additional drinks. Cash and credit cards accepted.

Who can attend?

  • We extend a warm welcome to all our Maryville University alumni and their families for Alumni Weekend! We have taken great care to offer a variety of fun-filled activities for adults and families alike. Check out the event schedule!

What are the special recognition classes?

  • Honor Classes: 1967 (50th)
  • Reunion Classes: 1972, 1967, 1962, 1957, 1952
  • Golden Circle: All alumni who a graduated prior to 1967
  • While the reunion classes are especially honored this year, Alumni Weekend is, as always, for all Maryville alumni!

Registration Info

Is it necessary to register for those Alumni Weekend activities I am planning to attend?

  • It is necessary to register in order to receive drink tickets and to ensure that adequate food is provided and rental orders are requested.

How do I register for Alumni Weekend?

There are two easy ways to register:

  1. Register online (Online registration is now closed. Late registrations will be accepted on campus.)
  2. Phone: 314-529-9338

When is the registration deadline?

  • Pre-event registration deadline: Midnight, Wednesday, September 20
  • Late registrations will be accepted on campus.

Will I receive an event registration confirmation?

  • Yes, you will receive an email confirmation.

Where is the registration station located?

  • Registration for the President’s Reception and Alumni Bash will be held in the Gander Hall Annex on the ground floor.
  • All other events will have registration at the event location.

What should I wear?

  • The nature of the different events during Alumni Weekend determines the type of dress. When in doubt, business casual attire is appropriate for almost all Alumni Weekend events. The Sunday Tailgate will be more casual.

Need a ride to or from campus?

  • Save $5/ride with UBER by using code AW2017EVENT all weekend long!

Is transportation available around campus?

  • Golf cart transportation is provided for all events throughout Alumni Weekend.

Where do I park?

  • Parking is available in Lot 10 at the Donius University Center, Lot 11 at Simon Athletic Center, and Lots 4 and 5 at Gander Hall.

Is handicap parking available?

  • Handicap parking is available in Lot 10 at the Donius University Center, Lot 11 at Simon Athletic Center, and Lots 4 and 5 at Gander Hall.

Are there alumni benefits?

  • Take advantage of your 20 percent alumni discount at The M Store.
  • The M Store hours are:
    Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m to 9:00 p.m.
    Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

What if I need special accommodations or have a food allergy?

  • We are happy to adjust accommodations so you may enjoy Alumni Weekend. Please let us know of any special needs or food allergies.

Hotel Accommodations

All rooms are being held under “Maryville University Alumni” and are available for September 22-24 with discounted rates when you book through August 22.

MarriotWest

Marriott West Hotel

Located just minutes from campus, on Maryville Centre Drive. 

Front

The Hilton St. Louis Frontenac

The Hilton is located just seven miles from campus, near the intersection of Lindbergh and Hwy. 64/40.

  • 1335 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63131
  • Call to book your room: 314-993-1100
  • $129 plus tax per night for one king size bed or two double beds. There are only 10 rooms available under Maryville’s discounted rate, so book early!
  • Website Link

Drury

Drury Plaza Hotel Chesterfield

Located four miles from campus, near the intersection of Clarkson and Hwy. 64/40.

  • 355 Chesterfield Center, Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • 636-532-3300
  • $95 plus tax per night for a king size bed or two double beds. This is a one person rate; $10 per additional person.
  • Individual Call-In reservations can be made by reserving online, click here to book online. Group number 2307231.
  • Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to the group number 2307231.