Alumni Events

Reconnect with friends, network with other SMU alumni, and keep in touch with the SMU community at alumni events! We host events in many cities along with annual events like Homecoming and the Alumni Association Golf Tournament. See a list of upcoming events below. 

Upcoming Events

East Coast Kitchen Party - Calgary Roughnecks vs Halifax Thunderbirds (Lacrosse)
Saturday, January 25th, 2020
Scotiabank Saddledome, 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary, AB
Join fellow alumni from across the East Coast as the Roughnecks host their second annual East Coast Kitchen Party vs the Halifax Thunderbirds! Including a specialized East Coast menu, live music at halftime, coastal themed giveaways, and fun/games around the building!
Discounted tickets for SMU Alumni available here

Alumni Night at Women’s Hockey: Bell Let’s Talk
Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
Dauphinee Centre, Saint Mary’s University
Cheer on the women’s Hockey Huskies at the Dauphinee Centre as they face Mount Allison. The Huskies will be raising awareness and funds for Bell Let’s Talk, a Canadian mental health initiative. We’ll have cheer gear and giveaways!
Alumni tickets $5 available at

SMUYA Axe Throwing Night
Thursday, January 30th, 2020
Timber Lounge, 2712 Agricola St, Halifax
Young alumni are invited to get together for a fun evening of axe throwing at the Timber Lounge! Instructors will provide lessons and organize a round-robin tournament. 
Tickets are $20. Limited tickets available. Click here to purchase.

Back to the Classroom Professor Lecture: Climate Change Crisis with Dr. Cathy Conrad
Friday, January 31st, 2020
Private Dining Room (Loyola 298), SMU Campus
To celebrate the 5th anniversary of the School of Environment, SMU Alumni presents a lecture by Dr. Cathy Conrad, Professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies and Coordinator of the Bachelor of Environmental Studies. Dr. Conrad will bring her research from the front lines of climate change in rural West Africa home to SMU with the stories of how people's lives are being gravely impacted by the climate crisis. 
Register Here

Alumni Night at Huskies Basketball: Chinese New Year 
Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
Homburg Centre, Saint Mary’s Univeristy 
Celebrate Chinese New Year with women’s and men’s Huskies basketball! The double-header game against Acadia will feature cultural celebrations and giveaways.
Alumni tickets $8 available at

Open House for Prospective Students
Saturday, February 29th, 2020
Saint Mary's University Campus
Know a student who's interested in studying at SMU? Encourage them to attend our Open Houses for the Faculty of Arts & Environmental Studies and the Sobey School of Business. These Open Houses give students a chance to visit the campus and learn about the programs offered at SMU. For more information and to register, please click here.

All Canada University Association of Washington, DC Annual Dinner
Saturday, April 25, 2020
More details TBA

All Canada University Association of Washington, DC ACU Happy Hour
Thursday, May 21, 2020
More details TBA

All Canada University Association of Washington, DC ACU Brunch
Saturday, September 19, 2020
More details TBA

All Canada University Association of Washington, DC ACU Holiday Brunch
Saturday, December 12, 2020
More details TBA



We encourage alumni who know prospective students interested in attending Saint Mary's to take part in upcoming recruitment events. These are the best way to find out if Saint Mary's is the right fit and for prospective students to get as much information about who we are. 

A full list of upcoming recruitment event details can be found here

This winter, the Recruitment team will be visiting the following locations:

St. Lucia - February 3, 2020
Miramichi, NB - February 4, 2020
Fredericton, NB - February 5, 2020
Sydney, NS - February 5, 2020
Calgary, AB - February 6, 2020
New Glasgow, NS - February 6, 2020
Truro, NS - February 10, 2020
Moncton, NB - February 11, 2020
Bridgewater, NS - February 12, 2020
Saint John, NB - February 12, 2020
Charlottetown, PE - February 13, 2020
Dartmouth, NS - February 13, 2020
Yarmouth, NS - February 19, 2020
Corner Brook, NL - February 20, 2020
Ottawa, ON - February 20, 2020
Wolfville, NS - February 20, 2020
St. John's, NL - February 27, 2020
Toronto, ON - February 27, 2020