Formal invitation and registration information will be sent in March

Class of 1966 50-Year Reunion

Thursday, May 12, 2016 (evening only)
Friday, May 13, 2016 (all day)
U of M East Bank Campus (various locations)
University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering

Catch up with classmates, reconnect with faculty, and look ahead at new initiatives, exciting research, and the students of today as they become leaders of tomorrow.

All events are complimentary for 50-Year attendees and their guests.


For your convenience, a block of rooms will be reserved at The Commons Hotel, 615 Washington Ave. S.E., Minneapolis. More information will be sent with the invitation.


This is just a sample of the types of events and activities that have been a part of the reunion in previous years. Once the schedule is finalized, we will update this page with the specific topics, speakers, and information.

Thursday—evening only

  • Class reception and presentation of Golden Medallions

Friday—all day


  • Registration and welcome
  • Department updates


  • Luncheon with Dean Steven L. Crouch and keynote presentation


Breakout sessions – including:

  • Faculty lectures
  • New facility tours
  • Free time
  • Department graduation receptions


  • Reunion picnic
  • Commencement Ceremony (50th class will lead the graduation procession)

QUESTIONS? Please contact the Director of Alumni Relations at

2015 50-Year and Golden Medallion Reunions were a success!

About 200 alumni who graduated 50 years ago or more and their guests were part of the 2015 50-Year Reunion and Golden Medallion Society Reunion.

View and download photos from the 2015 reunion.