We can't wait to welcome you back to campus for a very special celebration! Reunite, reminisce and celebrate with your classmates, friends and family at Reunion 2024. You're invited to join reunion events, anniversary celebrations, learning opportunities and more.

Register today to join us on campus on Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1, 2024!

Signature Events

Rock This Town - Encore!

Friday, May 31, 2024 | 4:30 and 7 p.m. | Princess Cinemas – Princess Twin Theatre, 46 King Street North, Waterloo ON

Rock This Town brings to life the exciting history of rock music concerts in KW from the 1960’s and 1970’s. An insider’s look into the gritty reality of building the local live music scene. This 70-minute documentary features interviews with music business pros plus performances by today’s musicians. Rock stars come and go but live music is here to stay!

Rock This Town was produced by Betty Anne Keller (BA '69), who will join each documentary screening to introduce the film and provide an exclusive Q&A session. The late Joe Recchia (BASC '68, MASC '71) and other special guests are featured in the film.

Come to the Princess Cinemas to relive the music and memories that made history!

REdiscover UWaterloo

Saturday, June 1, 2024 | 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Across Campus, University of Waterloo

Take a trip down memory lane and explore the University of Waterloo campus. Take part in hands-on activities, tours, demonstrations and more or take a self-guided tour to your favourite spots. Pick up a Reunion event guide for information on what to see, do and eat!

Activities include:

  • Sip and socialize at the Grad House
  • Computer Science Museum tours
  • Busy Brains workshop  
  • Ecology Lab workshops
  • Rock climbing at the SLC/PAC
  • University of Waterloo Art Gallery extended hours
  • SIM Lab flight simulations
  • Library tours
  • And more! 

Note: Some activities require pre-registration or ticket purchase. All drop-in activities are first-come first-served.

Alumni celebrating

Forever Black and Gold Luncheon

Saturday, June 1, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Federation Hall, University of Waterloo

Join us at Fed Hall for a gourmet buffet lunch, interactive activities and displays and live music. Reconnect and mingle with alumni and friends from all faculties and wear or bring along your favourite University of Waterloo clothing or memorabilia for a chance to win great prizes!

Milestone Anniversary Celebration

This event will feature a special celebration for alumni celebrating 25th, 50th, 55th and 60th anniversaries, with an archives display of photos and memorabilia from the milestone years and a celebratory address by University of Waterloo President Vivek Goel.

Cost: $30.00, includes gourmet buffet lunch and a drink ticket

There will be halal and vegetarian/vegan options available.

Presented by TD Insurance Meloche Monnex:

TD Insurance

Additional information


On Saturday, June 1, 2024, complimentary parking is available in all lots except D, H and ECEC all day. Visit the Campus Map to find the lot closest to your events and visit us at our Welcome Booths in front of South Campus Hall and the Health Expansion building to start your day!

If you are attending the Forever Black and Gold Luncheon, the closest parking lots are lot M and R.

W Store

Celebrate in style with the W Store's wide selection of Waterloo Alumni branded apparel, swag and gifts! Shipping available worldwide. Enjoy exclusive savings in store on May 31 and June 1, 2024 when you spend $75 (before taxes) and receive 20% off one full priced crested item.  

South Campus Hall store hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2024 and 12:30 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, 2024. 

Custom UWaterloo Jackets, grad ring, diploma frames and course materials are excluded from this offer. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer/promotion. 


We have a variety of locations offering special prices for alumni and guests coming back for Reunion. Spaces are limited so book ASAP to secure your room.

Walper Hotel
20 Queen Street South, Kitchener, ON N2G 1A3
$209 per night
Book directly online with code G-UOWL (entered under “special rate” as a Corporate or Group code)
Book before May 3 for guaranteed rate

Delta Waterloo
110 Erb Street West, Waterloo, ON N2L 0C6 (1.7 km)
$205-225 per night
Book directly online
Book before April 18 for guaranteed rate

Homewood Suites by Hilton Waterloo St. Jacobs
45 Benjamin Road, Waterloo, ON N2V 2G8
$159-169 per night
Call 519-514-0088 for reservations or book directly online with Corporate ID #0003242147

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Waterloo St. Jacobs
55 Benjamin Rd, Waterloo, ON N2V 0C6
$159-169 per night
Call 519-514-0090 for reservations or book directly online with Corporate ID #0003242147

Courtyard Marriott Waterloo St. Jacobs
50 Benjamin Rd E, Waterloo, ON N2V 2J9 (5.1 km)
$174 per night
Call 519-884-9295 for reservations or book directly online
Book before April 30 for guaranteed rate


United College Guest Rooms
190 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G5
$115 per night
Call 519-885-1460, email: utdhotel@uwaterloo.ca, or book directly online

Refund Policy

If you require a refund please contact us at: registration@alumni.uwaterloo.ca

Refunds will be given up to 5 days prior to the event start date.

Contact Us

If you require assistance with registering for this event please contact us: registration@alumni.uwaterloo.ca