Reunion Weekend | Mount Allison

Alumni Reunion Weekend

Join your classmates in celebration of your Mount Allison Reunion, May 12-14, 2023!

Special reunions for 2023:

  • Classes ending in 3 and 8
  • Classes of '58 & '59 Joint Reunion
  • Classes of '67 & '68 Joint Reunion
  • Classes of '72 & '73 — 50-Year Reunion
  • Classes of '97 & '98 — 25-Year Reunion
  • Class of 2022 First-Year Reunion
Registration is now open!

There are two options to register for Reunion Weekend:

  • All-Inclusive Registration — Includes on-campus accommodations and direct access to all meals and events for your class.
     
  • Registration à la carte — Customize your weekend by choosing the meals, activities, and/or accommodations that are of interest to you.

 


The best way to experience Reunion Weekend? Stay on campus!

Reserve your on-campus accommodations when you register for Reunion Weekend.

If you have questions regarding on-campus accommodations during Reunion, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at (506) 939-6103, or alumni@mta.ca.

Cancellation policy — Cancellations made 48 hours prior to indicated arrival date will incur no cancellation charge. 'No shows' will not be refunded.

Off-campus accommodations in Sackville

  • Coastal Inn Sackville: 15 Wright Street, 1-888-704-7444
  • Tantramar Motel: 4 Robson Avenue, 1-800-399-1327
  • Marshlands Inn: 55 Bridge Street, 1-800-561-1266
Schedule of events

Please note this draft schedule of events is subject to change.

FRIDAY, MAY 12

Registration opens
Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
Location: Windsor Hall

Campus Tours 
Time: 2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. 
Location: Meet in front of the Wallace McCain Student Centre 
Find out what's new on campus on this guided tour with one of our student ambassadors.

2SLGBTQ+ Social
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Joeys
Join us for a drink at Joeys.

East Coast Welcome Back Dinner 
Time: 5 p.m.–7 p.m.  
Location: Jennings Hall  
Kick off Reunion Weekend and reconnect with friends and classmates. 

Class Of 1972 Welcome Back Dinner 
Time: 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. 
Location: Gracie’s

Class Of 1973 Welcome Back Dinner 
Time: 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. 
Location: Tweedie Hall

Class Of 1967 & 1968 Welcome Back Dinner 
Time: 6:15 p.m.–8 p.m. 
Location: Windsor Grand Room

Class of 1972 Welcome Party!
Time: 7 p.m. 
Location: Campbell Hall, Main Floor Lounge

Class of 1973 Welcome Party! 
Time: 7 p.m. 
Location: Windsor Hall Lounge

Class of 1978 Mixer! 
Time: 7 p.m.–9 p.m. 
Location: TBD

Class of 1983 Mixer! 
Time: 7 p.m.–9 p.m. 
Location: Thornton Lounge

Class of 1997 Mixer! 
Time: 7 p.m.–9 p.m. 
Location: TBD

Class of 2003 Mixer! 
Time: 7 p.m.–9 p.m.  
Location: TBD

East Coast Kitchen Party with Signal Hill 
Time: 9:30 p.m.–12 a.m. (doors open at 9 p.m.) 
Location: Jennings Hall 
Everyone is invited to attend this Friday night concert with Eastern Canada's premiere show band — Signal Hill

 

SATURDAY, MAY 13

Breakfast 
Time: 8 a.m.–10 a.m. 
Location: Jennings Hall 
This hot breakfast includes eggs, potatoes, ham, fresh fruit, muffins, cereal, juice, coffee, and tea.

Registration continues
Time: 9 a.m.–2 p.m. 
Location: Windsor Hall

Class meetings
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Avard-Dixon Building

  • Class of 1963 Meeting 
  • Class of 1967 Meeting 
  • Class of 1968 Meeting 
  • Class of 1972 Meeting 
  • Class of 1973 Meeting 
  • Class of 1978 Meeting
  • Class of 1997 Meeting 
  • Class of 1988 Meeting 
  • Class of 2003 Meeting 

Legacy Society Reception 
Time: 11 a.m. 
Location: TBD

Alumni Luncheon 
Time: 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. 
Location: Jennings Hall

Class Photos  
Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. 
Location: Jennings Hall Mezzanine

Waterfowl Park Guided Tour 
Time: 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Location: 34 Mallard Dr, Sackville, NB
Take an accessible walking tour of the Waterfowl Park which includes binoculars, activities, and more. Identify species of waterfowl, birds, and plants.

Campus Tour  
Time: 2 p.m.–3 p.m. 
Location: Meet in front of the Wallace McCain Student Centre 
Find out what's new on campus on this guided tour with one of our student ambassadors.

MtA Trivia!  
Time: 3 p.m.–4:30 p.m. 
Location: The Pond (pub), Wallace McCain Student Centre 
Everyone is welcome to test their trivia knowledge on everything MtA for a chance to win great prizes!

Class of 1997 & 1998 25-Year Pin Ceremony
Classes of 1948–1968 Charles Frederick Allison Pin Ceremony 
Time: 3 p.m. 
Location: Convocation Hall

Classes of 1972 & 1973 50-Year Pin Ceremony 
Time: 4:00 p.m. 
Location: Convocation Hall

Alumni Banquet Reception 
Time: 6 p.m.–7 p.m. 
Location: Jennings Mezzanine

Alumni Banquet  
Time: 7 p.m.–9 p.m. 
Location: Jennings Hall 
The highlight of Reunion, a chance to connect with follow Allisonians. Alumni awards will also be presented. 

Dessert Reception  
Time: 9 p.m. 
Location: Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts 

Garnet & Gold Gala Presented by the 2023 & 2024 Grad Class Executive 
Time: 10:30 p.m. 
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre

 

SUNDAY, MAY 14

Farewell Breakfast 
Time: 8 a.m.–10 a.m. 
Location: Jennings Hall 

Class of '63 Breakfast
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Marshlands Inn

Convocation Weekend Recital 
Time: 2 p.m.–3 p.m.
Location: Brunton Auditorium, 134 Main St.

 

ONGOING

Owens Art Gallery & Colville House

  • The Mount Allison Fine Arts Graduating Students Exhibition 
  • The Colville Gallery- A permanent gallery devoted to the work of Alex Colville (’42) 

The Pond
Wallace McCain Student Centre – Basement 
Open Friday (4-8 p.m. then 12-2 a.m.) and Saturday (1-4 p.m.)

University Chapel 
Open Friday & Saturday  

Reunion FAQ

How can I register for extra nights in residence?
Anyone requesting extra nights can do so by e-mailing the Conference Office at reservations@mta.ca once you have submitted your registration, or by phone at (506) 364-2247.


I don’t have a computer, how can I register for Reunion?
Have a friend with a computer register you online. They will receive your receipt by email – they can then print it and give it to you. However, you do not need to provide your receipt upon arrival. Call 1-866-890-6318 if you are having difficulty registering online.


How do I pay if I don’t have a credit card?
You can pay us with a cheque, payable to Mount Allison University, c/o Alumni Office. You will not be considered registered until your cheque is received and processed.


Can we share a room in residence?
We have ensuites with shared washrooms on a first come, first serve basis – register early!


How do I ensure that I am sharing an ensuite with my spouse/friend?
Mention should be made in the box provided on the registration form under 'other information'.


Can we pay for any meals when we get to Reunion?
All meals must be paid for in advance, through the online registration forms.


Is there a shuttle service from the Moncton Airport to Sackville?
There is no shuttle service, but there are taxi services available. We recommend that you pre-book to avoid waiting at the airport. You may do so by calling the two taxi services in Sackville (Sackville Cab – 506-364-8000; or Squires Courtesy Cab – 506-536-3118).


Is online registration secure?
Yes. The online registration form has helped eliminate paper registrations and has provided you with an easy, efficient, and secure method of registering and paying online for your reunion experience. All credit cards are processed through Eventbrite (registration software).


How can I get free WiFi in my residence room or on campus?
A password will be included in your on-campus accommodations package upon your arrival.


Are pets allowed on campus?
Only service dogs are allowed in residences.


Is there a “lost and found” on campus?
All items that have been found should be brought to the Conferences Office in Campbell Hall. All items will be kept there until they are claimed. If you have lost something, please contact them at reservations@mta.ca.


What is the cancellation policy for on-campus accommodations?
Cancellations for accommodations made 48 hours prior to arrival will incur no cancellation charge. Cancellations for accommodations made less than 48 hours prior to arrival will incur the equivalent of one night accommodations as a cancellation charge. “No Shows” accommodations will not be refunded.

List of alumni registered to attend

Want to add your name to the list? Be sure to give permission for us to share your name on the website when you register!

1950s


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1960s

 

1970s

 

1980s

 

1990s

 

2000s

 

2010s

 

Questions about Reunion?
Email us at alumni@mta.ca or call 1-866-890-6318 (toll-free).