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

SMU Alumni Jazz Fest VIP Experience
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Halifax Jazz Festival Main Tent, Halifax Waterfront
SMU Alumni and their guests are invited to our VIP Experience at the Halifax Jazz Festival for Bahamas and The Barr Brothers. Tickets are $40 each, $75 for 2, and $30 for current SMU students. Note that your student ID will need to be presented if you purchase a student ticket. 
VIP tickets include:
• Skip The Line Access - get in to the festival grounds before everyone else!
• Private SMU Alumni VIP tent with food and a complimentary drink
• VIP bar - don't wait in a long line for a cold one!
• VIP bathroom access - don't miss half the concert waiting in line for the public port-a-potties
• Covered tent & seating - no need to worry about the weather!
Get your tickets here

Homecoming 2019
Wednesday, October 2-Sunday, October 6
We have a number of exciting events for those returning to campus for this year's Homecoming! Click here to see what you can expect for 2019. More events to be announced in the coming months.

Homecoming 2019 events

One World Alumni Awards Gala
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Loyola Conference Hall (290), Saint Mary's Campus
Don’t miss our award-winning Homecoming event! This event is a chance for us to celebrate local charities, campus societies, and alumni who make an impact in the community. Tickets for this event will be available soon. 

Huskies Hockey Reunion 2019 
Friday, October 4-Sunday, October 6
Reconnect with former teammates with multiple events for hockey alumni during Homecoming 2019 including varsity hockey games, team reunions, team meet & greets, nostalgia at the Gorsebrook, an alumni open skate on the new rink, and much more!
Let us know you're interested in attending here

Golden Grad Mass & Luncheon
Friday, October 4, 2019 
McNally Main Theatre Auditorium & Loyola Conference Hall, Saint Mary's Campus 
The class of 1969 is celebrating their 50th graduation anniversary! All Golden Grads and their guests are invited to attend this Mass & luncheon as we welcome the newest members of the Golden Grads and share stories of “the good old days”. 
This event is by invitation only!
Register here


Chris Flynn Jersey Retirement Ceremony
Friday, October 4, 2019
Courtside Lounge, Homburg Centre, Saint Mary's CampusFor the first time in the 217 year history of Saint Mary’s University, a jersey will be retired for all-time to celebrate and honour a Saint Mary’s Huskies and Canadian university football legend, Chris Flynn. Learn more about Chris’ incredible career and impact he’s had at Saint Mary’s here. This event is currently by invitation only. 


Flashback Friday at the Gorsebrook
Friday, October 4, 2019
Gorsebrook Lounge, Saint Mary's Campus
No matter what year you were hanging out at the Gorsebrook, Evolution Sound’s DJ Lindelle Williams CertHRM’07 BComm’07 will play the hits from your era! Bring a group of friends and your dancing shoes for another exciting Flashback Friday party during Homecoming!
Register Here


Sport Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Saturday, October 5, 2019
Courtside Lounge, Homburg Centre, Saint Mary's Campus 
The Saint Mary's Sport Hall of Fame will welcome its newest inductees during this year’s Homecoming. Lisa Haley, former women's hockey coach, football defensive lineman Noah Cantor BA’94 will and the 2001-2002 men's hockey team will enter the Hall during the October 2019 ceremony. Go Huskies! For more information on this year’s inductees, read the full announcement here.Reception at 9:00am, Induction Ceremony at 10:00am