Alumni Events

Saint Mary’s grads are a special group of people. Getting together for alumni events is a fun way to catch up with old friends, make new connections, and keep in touch with each other and with SMU. The following are some upcoming alumni events:

Travel Program Information Session

  • Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:00pm
  • Loyola Building, Private Dining Room
  • Register here

Calgary Alumni Reception

  • Thursday, June 2nd from 5:30 - 7:30 pm 
  • The Unicorn, Unicorn Cantina level 
  • Come join your fellow SMU alumni for a casual alumni reception.  We will have refreshments and some SMU swag!
  • Register online today!

Atlantic University Pub Night in Ottawa

  • Thursday, June 2nd, 5:30 - 9:00 pm 
  • Hooley's, 292 Elgin Street, Ottawa
  • Join alumni from SMU and Atlantic Canadian universites for a night of East Coast hospitality
  • Register online today!

Saskatoon Alumni Casual Reception

  • Tuesday, June 7th, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
  • Stovin's Lounge, Dalta Bessborough
  • RSVP to

TD Halifax Jazz Festival VIP tent

  • Join us in the VIP tent to watch City and Colour and Basia Bula
  • Thursday, July 14th, 2016 on the Halifax waterfront
  • Open to SMU alumni, faculty, staff and their guests
  • $40/ ticket (discounted from general admission price of $55/ticket)
  • Thursday, July 14th, 2016 on the Halifax waterfront
  • Doors open at 7:30, show starts at 8:30
  • Limited quantity available, so get yours today!

40th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament:

  • Join us for a day full of fun on the golf course
  • Tournament will be held on Thursday, August 18th at Granite Springs Golf course
  • Registration includes golf for up to five people, tickets to the tournament dinner and reception and a great day on the golf course supporting Saint Mary's University students
  • Registration is available now
  • For more information on sponsorship opportunities please contact Emily LeBlanc

Stayed tuned for details on these upcoming events:

  • July 23rd - SMU Alumni at the Pride Parade 

Saint Mary's University Alumni presents.....
Tropical Costa Rica Tour

  • With optional 3-night Jungle Adventure Post Tour Extension
  • April 1 - 9, 2017
  • Book now and save $100 per person
  • For more information contact Loly Crowley at 902-443-7851 or


Grad Week Events 2016

Are you about to join us as alumni in the near future as part of the graduating class of 2016?  Prepare yourself for a fun convocation week of festivities!  If you would like more information about graduation in general, please refer to the Registrar's graduation page. The Alumni Office will be hosting the following events: 

Welcome to the Family! Alumni Luncheon

  • Luncheon for graduating students and their families, featuring speakers from the Saint Mary's community, including a fellow alumnus.
  • Graduates will be presented with a gift from the Alumni.
  • Tuesday, May 17th, 11:30am-1:30pm
  • Loyola Conference Hall, L290
  • Free of charge, however space is limited.
  • Register now!

Grad Cruise on the Tall Ship Silva hosted by SMU Young Alumni

  • Family-friendly cruise of the Halifax Harbour on the Tall Ship Silva.
  • Wednesday, May 18th, 5pm-7pm (arrive no later than 4:45pm for boarding)
  • Murphy's Wharf on the Halifax Waterfront
  • Small charge of $5.00 per person, includes appetizers.  There is a cash bar.
  • Register now!


The Alumni Office organizes many events throughout the year. Do you have an event that you’d like us to plan or a particular interest or hobby that you’d like to share with fellow grads? If so, let us know. Send an email to with your ideas.

Check out the Saint Mary’s University calendar or visit the Athletics and Recreation website for information on Huskies and other events. You can also find events by checking other SMU Alumni Facebook pages: