Alumni Weekend 2017

St. Thomas University and the STU Alumni Association are pleased to host the 2017 STU Alumni Weekend from October 13-15. Alumni Weekend will consist of activities including a 25th anniversary celebration of the Black Box Theatre, a Wooden Music Coffee House, Special Reunion Year Gatherings, the Sports Wall of Fame Luncheon, the Gala Dinner, and the President’s Alumni Reunion Breakfast Buffet, among others. The full schedule is below.

Register for Alumni Weekend HERE. See who's already registered HERE.

Friday, October 13, 2017


Please pick up your registration package here. Look at photos, check out the STU Alumni swag, and take the opportunity to chat with old friends.

Location: Foyer, Margaret Norrie McCain Hall.

Time: 3:00pm – 6:00pm

Special Presentation – Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Black Box Theatre

Ilkay Silk and friends will be treating us to a special presentation.

Location: Black Box Theatre, Sir James Dunn Hall

Time: 7:00pm – 7:45pm


Wooden Music Coffee House

Join us for an evening filled with entertainment, with fellow alumnus and Thomist Mr. Bill Richardson, BA’69, BEd’71 as your MC.
Performers needed for our Wooden Music Coffee House. Got a talent to share? Email us at or call 506-452-0521 by September 22.

Location: Sir James Dunn Hall

Time: 7:45pm – 11:00pm

Free event with a cash bar

Saturday, October 14, 2017


Registration packages may be picked up this morning.

Location: Foyer, Margaret Norrie McCain Hall

Time: 9:00am - Noon

Special Reunion Year Gatherings

Location: Various

Please contact the Alumni Office or call (506) 452-0521 for further details.

Black Box Theatre Tour

Join host Dr. Robin Whittaker (Associate Professor, Department of English and Drama Advisor) for a behind the scenes tour of the Black Box Theatre.

Location: Black Box Theatre, Sir James Dunn Hall 

Time: 10:00am


2017 Sports Wall of Fame Luncheon

Inductees for the class of 2017 include Greg Morris BA’65 BEd’66, William McMullin, the 1966-67 STU Men’s Hockey Team, Nicole (Badry) Holubowich BA’09, and Mary Lou (Wolstenholme) Foreman BA’65, BEd’66. To access the announcement of this year’s recipients, please click here.

Location: Forest Hill Conference Centre

Time: 12:00pm Meet & Greet

12:30pm - 2:00pm Lunch and Presentations

Cost: $40/person. Purchase as part of your reunion package or by contacting Mike Eagles (506) 460-0378.

Bachelor of Social Work and Certificate of Social Work Alumni Reception
Celebration of 35 Years of the Bachelor of Social Work Program
Date: October 14th, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Lounge, 2nd Floor, James Dunn Hall
Free event
Light refreshments will be served, and a cash bar will be available.

2017 Gala Dinner – In Support of the students of St. Thomas

St. Thomas Moot Court students – including the team which recently took top honours with their first place win at the Nelson Mandela International Human Rights Moot Court Competition – will be among those celebrated for their achievements at the Gala Dinner, which will also include the presentation of the Carolyn Layden-Stevenson Distinguished Alumni Award.

A charitable tax receipt will be available for a portion of the ticket price.

Location: Fredericton Convention Centre, 670 Queen Street, Fredericton, NB

Time: 6:00pm Reception

7:00pm Dinner

Cost: $150/person or $100/person for STU graduates within the last 10 years.

Interested in filling a table of 8? Please call (506) 452-0645 to book your table at a discounted price of $1,000/table. Names of guests will be required at time of booking.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

President’s Alumni Reunion Breakfast Buffet

Members of Reunion Classes ending in 2 or 7, (e.g. from 1957 to 2012) as well as participants in the special reunion for Theatre St. Thomas, Musical Theatre, and the Black Box are invited to join President Russell for a complimentary buffet breakfast as we wrap up Alumni Weekend.

NOTE: This breakfast is open to all alumni; a registration fee of $15 will be charged unless you are a member of the class years ending in 2 or 7, or the special Theatre reunion.

The recipient of the Alumni Association Award for Service will be presented at the President’s Buffet.

Location: The Great Hall, George Martin Hall

Time: 9:30am - Breakfast Buffet
10:30am - Presentations and Class Photos

Cost: $15/person

Alumni Mass

Members of the clergy who wish to participate in Mass are asked to contact the Campus Ministry Office, (506) 452-0636.

Location: St. Thomas Chapel, Holy Cross House

Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm

Looking for other opportunities to meet up with fellow alumni?

Friday, October 13, 2017

Capital Complex

All the entertainment and atmosphere a person could want.

The Capital Bar - The Capital Bar has been Fredericton’s premier venue for over 10 years. We eat, sleep, breathe music. Period.

The Phoenix - The Phoenix encompasses everything you need to unwind on the weekends.

Wilser’s Room - Named after Owner/Operator Wes Ward’s great grandfather.

Location: 362 Queen St, Fredericton, NB

No cover charge for alumni on Friday or Saturday night

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Graystone Brewery Tour

Tours available for 10-12 people at a time. Tours take 30-45 minutes.

Location: 221 King Street, Fredericton

Time: 3pm

Cost: $13.00/person

Interested? To book your spot please email or call (506) 452-0521.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Women’s Rugby – STU vs UNB

Location: Scotiabank Park South Athletic Field, 600 Knowledge Park Dr, Fredericton, NB

Time: 2:00pm

Cost at Gate: $5.00 adults

$2.00 students

No Charge for alumni with an Alumni Weekend Name Badge.


Need a place to stay for Alumni Weekend? The following hotels have offered discounted pricing for our alumni, and a block of rooms have been booked at each. Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. As space is limited, we strongly suggest early registration to avoid disappointment.

Crowne Plaza Fredericton Lord Beaverbrook

659 Queen Street

Fredericton, NB E3B 1C3

STU rate is $135.00/night including parking

Rate is guaranteed until September 13, 2017

Call 506-455-3371 or 1-866-444-1946
When booking your room use promo code STU Alumni Weekend

Fredericton Inn

1315 Regent Street

Fredericton, NB E3C 1A1

STU rate is $119.00/night including parking

Rate is guaranteed until September 22, 2017

Call 506-458-5448 or 1-800-561-8777

When booking your room use promo code STU Alumni 2017


Ready to register for Alumni Weekend? Click HERE.