University of Hartford Alumni Association

University of Hartford Golden Hawks

A Celebration Honoring 50 Years

Friday, May 15



2 p.m.

University of Hartford Today Tour
Marvel at the latest University achievements during this interactive tour, sponsored by the Presidents’ College.
Tour begins at the Shaw Center in Hillyer Hall. Transportation will be provided.

4:30 p.m.

Reunion Reception
Reconnect with old friends and make some new ones
Open to all Golden Hawks
Shaw Center, Hillyer Hall


Saturday, May 16



Breakfast on your own

University—Then and Now
Share memories of college days over lunch.
Harry Jack Gray Conference Center, Room D

After Lunch

University of Hartford Tour
Campus tour to see updated buildings and campus.
Golf cart ransportation will be provided.

3:30 p.m.

Golden Hawks Induction Ceremony
Members of the class of 1965 are welcomed into the society of Golden Hawks at this special ceremony.
Gengras Student Union

4 p.m.

University of Hartford Alumni Association Graduation Reception
Celebrate the class of 2015, the newest members of the Alumni Association, at this festive reception.
Gengras Student Union

Dinner on your own


Sunday, May 17



8 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
Hawk Hall

9:15 a.m.

Preparation for Commencement ceremony
Hawk Hall

10 a.m.

Commencement Processional and Ceremony
The class of 1965 will process in advance of the graduates and be recognized during the ceremony.
Campus Green


50th Reunion Luncheon
Hawk Hall


Marvel at the latest University
achievements during this
interactive tour, sponsored by
the Presidents’ College.
Tour begins at Mortensen Library
Lobby. Transportation will be

Since 2007, members of the 50th Reunion class have convened on campus during the University’s spring Commencement exercises to be recognized as Golden Hawks. We invite you and your spouse/partner to be our guests for a variety of activities that will allow you to explore campus, reconnect with the University, and reminisce with old friends while making new ones.

Register online for all of the weekend's events or by calling 860.768.2400.

Schedule of Events
Learn about all of the exciting events planned for you at Commencment Weekend, May 15–17, 2015, here.

Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have questions about what to wear, where to park or how to get around campus? Find the answers to these and many other questions here.

Still Have Questions?
Contact Jennifer Carr at 860.768.2400 or


We look forward to seeing you in May!

Calling the Class of 1963

This year's Golden Hawks festivities for the class of 1963 and their families will take place the weekend of May 17-19, 2013.  If you are a member of the class of 1963 and would like more information on celebrating your 50th reunion, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 860.768.2401 or



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