Alumni Club of Chicago Alumni Weekend Events

Join the Alumni Club of Chicago at these unquie hosted weekend events.

hoffman_sidebar2Friday, June 7

8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
North Kenwood/Oakland Annual Junior Achievement Career Day
UChicago Charter School North Kenwood/Oakland Campus, 1119 E. 46th St.

Alumni volunteers will share their college and career stories with the UChicago Charter School’s pre-K through fifth-grade students. Participants can expect to interact with eager students who are being taught in a challenging academic environment where their critical thinking is deeply cultivated and aspirational goals include a college education and soaring well beyond. This event is hosted by the Alumni Club of Chicago. For more information, please reach out to Charmaine Owens MLA’98/ or Lisa Warshauer EX’88/ after Alumni Weekend registration.  


small-imageSaturday, June 8

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sixth Annual Alumni Scavenger Hunt
Main Quad, 58th St. and University Ave.

This is your chance to participate in a mini version of UChicago’s world famous Scav Hunt—the largest and best scavenger hunt in the world, hosted every May since 1987—and compete for prizes and glory. Take a stroll down memory lane with a greatly abbreviated edition of Scav Hunt as a spring afternoon diversion. Register individually or in teams of up to five members. On-site registration will be available, but advance registration through the Alumni Weekend website is encouraged. This event is hosted by the Alumni Club of Chicago.

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
International House Around the World Wine Tasting
International House, Rockefeller Lounge, 1414 E. 59th St.
This event requires the purchase of a separate ticket. A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door for $20. Must be 21 or older to attend; government-issued ID required for entry.

Join international alumni, International House staff and graduate students, and the Alumni Club of Chicago as they cohost the Around the World Wine Tasting. This time-honored reception will teach us about wines from select regions across the globe. Enjoy a performance by an acclaimed Chicago world music ensemble while you connect with old and new friends, recalling fond international memories of study, travel, work, and friendship. Tours of International House will also be offered.



Alumni Weekend Details

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Registration info

  • Early Bird Rates: March 14 - April 17
  • Regular Rates: April 18 - May 29
  • On-Site Rates: June 6 - 9

See pricing details here!

Volunteer at Alumni Weekend

Get more involved by volunteering during the weekend! Sign up for two shifts and get a weekend pass for Alumni Weekend. 

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:
1) Click this link to see our volunteer opportunities.
2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.
3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on