Weekend Details

Schedule of Events

Please note, more events will be added to the schedule.

Thursday, May 30

New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox - SOLD OUT
5 – 6:30 p.m. Reception / 7:05 p.m. Game
$116.20 per person, Reception and Game
$62.20 per person, Game Only
Pre-registration is required

The School of Law Reception and Continuing Legal Education Program
5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Complimentary

Alumni Sunset Dinner Cruise - SOLD OUT
6:30-9:30 p.m.
$65 per person, early bird registration for GOLD alumni (until April 15)
$80 per person, regular registration for GOLD alumni (April 16 until ticket sellout)
$80 per person, early bird registration for general alumni (until April 15)
$90 per person,  regular Registration for general alumni (April 16 until ticket sellout)
Pre-registration is required

Friday, May 31

Meet the Experts
8:30-10:30 a.m.
Complimentary

Culinary Backstreets' Food Walk in Queens
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
$60 per person

Tobin CEO Lecture "Artificial Intelligence, Analytics, and Automation" presented by Frank Kurre '84CBA
4:30 p.m.
Complimentary

St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Award Ceremony and Reception 
6-7:30 p.m.
Complimentary

The School of Education Alumni Award Ceremony and Reception
6-7:30 p.m.

Complimentary

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business Alumni Award Ceremony and Reception
6-7:30 p.m.

Complimentary

College of Professional Studies Alumni Award Ceremony and Reception
6-7:30 p.m.

Complimentary

"After-Party" Alumni Gathering
7:30-10:30 p.m. 
Complimentary

Saturday, June 1

St. John's 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run
7:30-9:30 a.m.
Complimentary, children 12 years and under
$15 per person, pre-registration
$20 per person, day of registration

Campus Walking Tour
10-11 a.m.
Complimentary

Brunch with the President: An Update on St. John's
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
$25 per person
Pre-registration is required

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Continuing Education Program and Reception
1 – 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Kicks 4 Confidence Annual Charity Kickball Game hosted by Family on Three Foundation, Inc. 
1-3 p.m.
Complimentary

Red Storm Alumni Festival
1-5 p.m.
Complimentary, children ages five and under
$20 per person, ages six through 17
$30 per person, ages 18 and older
Pre-registration is required

Felipe Lopez - Dominican Dream Documentary - Viewing and Q&A
2-4:30 p.m.
Complimentary 

Brooklyn Reunion: Celebrating Lewis Avenue and Schermerhorn Street Alumni
2:30-4:30 p.m.
$45 per person
Pre-registration is required

Alumni Association Apres-Festival
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Complimentary
Pre-registration is encouraged
This event is invite-only, open exclusively to our alumni volunteers

Grand Alumni Signature Celebration Mass, Award Ceremony and Dinner
5-9:30 p.m.
$75 per person
Pre-registration is required

Sunday, June 2

Staten Island Alumni Mass
Noon–1 p.m.

Staten Island Alumni BBQ
1–4 p.m.
Complimentary, children five years and under
$20 per person, ages six through 17
$30 per person, ages 18 and older
Pre-registration is required

Overnight Accommodations

Our alumni attending the weekend can enjoy a special rateof $159 per night at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott New York Queens/Fresh Meadows. Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Please call 718-746-7230 and mention Block ID - St. John's University.

For more information, please contact the Office of University Events at 718-990-2929 or [email protected].

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott New York Queens/Fresh Meadows
183-31 Horace Harding Expressways, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
718-746-7230
Price: $159 per night (plus tax) for king or double rooms
Book By: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Amenities:

  • 24-Hour Reception Desk
  • 24-Hour Business Center
  • Complimentary Valet Parking for St. John's event attendees
  • Complimentary Hot Breakfast
  • Complimentary Fitness Room
  • Complimentary Standard Wi-Fi

    Bookstore

    Show your St. John's pride all year long with the University Bookstore's authentic assortment of collegiate apparel - including St. John's University t-shirts, sweatshirts, gifts, hats and more. With sizes available for men and women, the whole family can cheer on St. John's in style in fan gear, every season. We've got St. John's gift ideas covered, with options ranging from drinkware to gift cards. Looking for more than clothing and gifts? Our selection of textbooks, general books, computers, course materials, and supplies will ensure all St. John's students and alumni are prepared for success.

    The store is open to alumni and friends during the Grand Alumni Homecoming Weekend during the following times:

    The Queens Bookstore (Marillac Hall) hours are:

    Thursday, May 30         9 a.m.–5 p.m.
    Friday, May 31              9 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Saturday, June 1            9 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Sunday, June 2              9 a.m.–2 p.m.

    The Staten Island Bookstore (Kelleher Center) hours are:

    Sunday, June 2               9 a.m.–2 p.m.

    Visit the St. John's Bookstore online at bkstr.com