SMU 50-Year Reunion

SMU 50-Year Reunion

Information for Registrants

We look forward to celebrating with you May 19-20

Friday, May 19 Activities

Casual attire is appropriate

Complimentary Friday Parking

Complimentary parking is available in the Meadows Museum Parking Center. Please use the left side of the gate entrance.

Check-In and Tour Departures

Check-in begins at 10 am inside Heritage Hall inside the Loyd All-Sports Center. If you are unable to join us Friday, you may check in at any of Saturday’s events instead. The name tag you will receive upon check-in will serve as your ‘ticket’ for the entire weekend. Simply present your name tag to the registration table staff at each subsequent reunion event to alert us of your presence. Please check in at this location prior to joining any of Friday’s tours.

Saturday, May 20 Activities

Business casual attire is appropriate

Commencement Information (Moody Coliseum)

Since doors open at 7 a.m. please plan to arrive no later than 8 a.m. Parking is available on the ground floor of Binkley Parking Center for participants and their guests. You may obtain your parking voucher from an SMU staff member at any of Friday’s reunion event locations. Proceed to Moody Coliseum using the northwest corner entrance (to the far left if you are facing the main Coliseum entrance.) See our representative at the doors to receive your ticket(s) for entry. Tickets will be required for all participants and guests. After a security and bag check, you will proceed to the 3rd floor suites for robing/viewing. Participants will receive robes but are welcome to wear their own regalia if they prefer. Guests will remain in the suite area to view the program. Commencement begins at 9 a.m. and lasts approximately 90 minutes. Students do not receive their degrees at this time. For specific instructions on what may be brought to Commencement, please refer to SMU's Commencement website.

Saturday Lunch and Party Information

Those attending Commencement will be escorted to lunch at the George W. Bush Presidential Center at approximately 11:30 a.m. Those not attending Commencement should obtain a parking voucher on Friday for Binkley Parking Center. Valet and self-parking is available at the Bush Center for a fee. Attire is business casual (no tie). Saturday’s dinner and dance at the Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek begins at 7 p.m. Valet is complimentary. Attire is business casual (no tie).