Alumni Events

Reconnect, network, mentor and reminisce fondly your time spent at AU! Join in the fun or host a special event of your very own, either safely in-person or virtually, with support from the Alfred University Advancement Office.

Regional Events

We are excited to once again begin our regional events. Please check back regularly as new events are added to the calendar!

September 23, 2023 – Washington DC – AU vs. Catholic University Pregame Tailgate Party

Join fellow Alfred University alumni, parents, friends and our DC Purple City Group members for a pregame tailgate party prior to your Alfred Saxons taking on the Catholic University Cardinals. Enjoy complimentary traditional tailgate fare and celebrate being an Alfred Saxon. Following the tailgate, leave your car conveniently parked and make your way to Cardinal stadium to cheer on your Alfred Saxons! Game tickets can be purchased at the gate.

Tailgate Party
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
McMahon Hall Foyer (use GPS to McMahon Parking CUA)
Catholic University Campus

Football Game - game ticket available at the gate
AU Saxons vs. Catholic University Cardinals
1:00 pm
Cardinal Stadium
Catholic University Campus

Don’t forget to wear your purple and gold to show your Saxon Spirit!


September 28, 2023 – Corning – Alumni & Friends Gathering

Join us for an evening of food, fun and all that's purple & gold as we bring the magic of our special valley to Corning, NY. Meet fellow graduates and make new Alfred friends. We're creating more ways for you to expand your Alfred network and stay up to date on what's happening on campus.


September 30, 2023 – Friendsville TN – Alumni & Friends Event

You are invited to join hosts William ’78 and Debbie Rice for an afternoon of food, friends and all that's purple & gold as we bring the magic of our special valley to Friendsville, TN. Guests will gather at 539 Watershaw Drive, Friendsville, TN 37737 on Saturday, September 30, 2023 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.


October 3, 2023 – Columbus OH

Join Alfred University alumni, parents and friends for an event in Columbus OH, in conjunction with the 2023 MS&T Exhibition.

Each year this event brings local and out of town alumni together with current AU faculty, students, and staff, to celebrate all that's Purple & Gold.

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
The Denmark Lounge
463 North Hight St. - 2nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
6:00 - 8:00 pm

This event is complimentary. Registration is requested. We look forward to seeing you there!


October 7, 2023 – Homecoming Tailgate Party

Come back, to the place you once called home. Relive the memories and make new ones. Meet current students and hear about their Alfred experience. Mingle with current families who are visiting for Family Weekend. Reconnect with faculty and staff and enjoy a delicious traditional tailgate lunch. Following the tailgate, cheer on your Alfred Saxons as they take on the Morrisville Mustangs. We can’t wait to welcome you home!

Alfred University – Tennis Courts
12:00 to 2:00 pm
Alfred University Campus
1 Saxon Drive
Alfred NY 14802

This event is complimentary. Game ticket is not include but can be purchased at the gate.

View the entire Homecoming & Family Weekend schedule

November 4, 2023 – Hall of Fame Inductions

Join us for the Alfred University’s Hall of Fame Inductions!

Alfred University
The Knight Club - Powell Campus Center - 3rd Floor
1 Saxon Drive
Alfred, NY 14802

The Class of 2023 Inductees include:

  • Nicole (Hedrick) Kivett '12 – Softball
  • Vinson Hendrix '11 – Football
  • Lyndsay (Murphy) Kieffer '11 – Women's Basketball
  • Chad Pieri '10 – Football
  • Steven E. Miller '73 – Men's Lacrosse – Distinguished Alumni

To register, use one of the options below:

Current Hall of Fame Member
1983-84 Men’s Swimming & Diving Member
Saxon Nation Member
All other AU Alumni & Friends

Reunion 2024

Preparations are already under way. Stay up-to-date on all of details of Reunion 2024 by visiting our Reunion webpage!

If you experience difficulties registering online, please call of the Office of Alumni Engagement at 607-871-2144.

If you are interested in hosting an alumni event in your area, please contact Janet Marble.

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