Whether you’re taking in an UnCommon Core lecture at Alumni Weekend, sipping hot chocolate at Homecoming, or interviewing a potential job prospect during Career Month, you can connect with the University of Chicago community through a variety of events that will engage both your mind and your heart.

The UChicago Alumni Association offers hundreds of events around the world—and the web—every year, so you can stay engaged with fellow alumni, parents, friends, and families no matter where you are.

Signature Events

Harper Lectures

Harper Lectures bring University experts across the country and around the world. Enjoy an evening of intellectual and social engagement.
Career Month

Career Month

Take advantage of the UChicago alumni network to find a job, fill a position, or build your professional network.

Alumni Awards Ceremony

Celebrate 75 years of honoring trailblazing alumni.

Alumni Weekend

Save the date for the next Alumni Weekend June 1-4, 2017.
UChicago Phoenixphest


Phoenixphest is your chance to rekindle old friendships, make new connections, engage in enriching conversation, and welcome UChicago’s newest graduates into the local—and global—alumni community.


An old tradition given new life in recent years, Homecoming is an opportunity to reconnect with old friends, cheer on the Maroons, and remember that rigor and discipline can extend beyond academia.