Our most commonly asked questions are answered below. If you have further concerns, please contact the Alumni Office at (814) 332-5384 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can I register?
Registration materials will be mailed at the beginning of April 2014 to alumni celebrating a reunion. Online registration also will be available at that time.
Will I receive a confirmation after I register?
Yes. You will receive an email confirmation. If email is not available, a printed confirmation will be mailed via postal mail.
What should I wear?
For the most part, the weekend is casual. Some people dress less casually for the Saturday night dinner, but it is not required. Please remember that Meadville weather is very unpredictable.
I’m staying on campus. What should I bring?
Bed linens and towels are provided in all locations, but bear in mind these are rental linens. We encourage you to bring an additional blanket for comfort. Please bring your own pillow as we are not permitted (by law) to rent them. If you are flying, we have a few extra pillows available on campus. If needed, a limited number of extra blankets will also be available. Personal toiletry items are needed. Please bring hangers if you wish to hang clothing, as they are not provided. Please note: most rooms do not have private bathrooms, so please remember your robe.
Are any of the on-campus lodging options air-conditioned?
Yes. All on-campus lodging is air-conditioned.
Where can I park?
All campus lots will be available for parking.
Where should I go first?
If you have reserved on-campus lodging, please go directly to that residence hall (College Court, North Village I, or North Village II). For your convenience, your registration packet will be waiting for you there. If you are staying off campus, please check in at Tippie Alumni Center at Cochran Hall to pick up your registration packet (including meal tickets). Click here to view a campus map.
What if I arrive after registration is closed?
Registration will be open during the following times:
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. – Midnight
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
If you will be arriving after the Registration Desk has closed, please contact the Alumni Affairs Office at (814) 332-5384 in advance, and we will have your registration packet (and room key if you are staying on campus) available for you to pick up from the Office of Safety & Security, located in the Newton Observatory on North Main Street.
Will a shuttle service be available to hotels?
Yes, a courtesy shuttle from campus to Meadville hotels and downtown restaurants will be available during the following times:
Thursday: 8 a.m – 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – Midnight
Saturday: 8 a.m. – 2:30 a.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m.-Noon.
Please call 814-332-5384 to make arrangements.
Also, a complimentary shuttle will run continuously from campus (Lord Gates, the top of Brooks Walk) to downtown Meadville (Park Avenue and Chestnut Street). No reservation is needed.
Friday: 8 p.m. – Midnight
Saturday: 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Will the Bookstore, Pelletier Library, and the Wise Sport and Fitness Center be open during the weekend?
Can I use the wireless internet on campus?
Yes. Allegheny College provides a wireless account accessible for temporary use for our visitors and guests. Wireless access is available for Reunion Weekend in select areas including the
Campus Center, Tippie Alumni Center at Cochran Hall, Pelletier Library, the Wise Sport and Fitness Center, North Village I and II, College Court, and Brooks Hall. Instructions to use the wireless network will be included in your schedule booklet in your registration packet.
Will there be childcare available?
There will not be childcare available.
Is there a Choir Reunion/Concert this year?
Can I arrange for a tee time?
Golf is open to all Reunion Weekend attendees at the Meadville Country Club on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, as well as numerous public golf courses all weekend. For more information, click here. In addition, the Golden Gator Golf Outing will take place Friday, May 31 at the Country Club of Meadville. For information, please contact Mandy Prusia at (814) 332-3367.
Will handicapped parking options be available?
There will be several designated handicapped parking spaces identified throughout the campus. If you need further assistance during the weekend, please contact the Alumni Office at (814) 332-5384 or via email.