Homecoming Schedule of Events

2018 Homecoming is Saturday, October 13

Celebrating the Golden Anniversary Class of 1968, and classes ending in 3 and 8

Homecoming weekend is packed with events and opportunities to catch up with old classmates and friends. 

Most of the events listed below are open to all alumni and the college's other friends. Some require advance registration. 

Friday, October 12

Will It Float Race

Waterfront behind McMurray Hall

Build a boat of duct tape and cardboard, or come watch the fun. Guaranteed to be a great time. Open to all students, faculty, staff and alumni. Duct tape and cardboard provided.

Alumni Association Ancient mariner golf outing

Location TBA


Mug Meal on the Mess Deck

Vander Clute Hall

Take a blast to the past as you square up your meal on the Mess Deck joined by the MUG Class of 2021.


Alumni Reunion Reception Dinner

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Maritime Academic Center

Reunion classes are invited to this cocktail reception to reconnect with classmates and friends at the first alumni reunion cocktail reception. Pre-registration required. Contact Ascheley Charles for more details: acharles@sunymaritime.edu


Movie Under the Stars

8 p.m. Location TBA

Bring a chair or a blanket and join the Maritime community for a free movie on a jumbo screen. Free refreshments included.


Saturday, October 13

50th Anniversary Breakfast - Class of 1968

9:00 a.m. Stephen B. Luce Library


Reunion Breakfast - Classes TBA

8:30 a.m. Fort Classrooms


Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. St. Mary's Pentagon

This breakfast is open to all not celebrating a reunion.


John Swaine Alumni Men's Lacrosse Game

9:00 a.m. Reinhart Field


50th Reunion Ceremony and Heritage Hall Induction

10:30 a.m. St Mary's Pentagon


Alumni Men's Basketball Game

11 a.m. Riesenberg Gymnasium


Tell Your Maritime Stories

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stephen B. Luce Library

Take this opportunity to preserve your Maritime College memories.


Football Tailgate

11 a.m. Parking Lot 2

$50 per vehicle. Advance reservations are required to reserve a spot. Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Reunion Class Tailgate

11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. in front of Maritime Wall

$50 per vehicle. Advance reservations are required to reserve a spot. These tailgate spots are open only to alumni reunion classes whose graduation years end in a 3 or a 8. Spots are available on a first come, first served basis. Contact Ascheley Charles at acharles@sunymaritime.edu


Waterfront Activities

Noon to 4 p.m. at the Waterfront behind McMurray Hall


Maritime Campus Tours

Noon and 2:30 p.m. Vander Clute Hall

Meet on the quad for a walking tour of campus - reminisce and see what's changed since you were a student.


Homecoming BBQ and Beer Garden

12:30 to 3 p.m. Baseball Field

Individual food stations with items priced a la carte will be available. The cash-only beer garden, open only to those 21 and older, opens at 12:30 p.m. 


Alumni Luncheon

Noon, Heritage Hall – Special Events Room

All alumni are welcome, but reservations are required. The meal is $55 per person and includes a cash bar.

Alumni Association homecoming reception

Location TBA


Regimental March On

1:30 pm | Reinhart Field

The MUG class of 2022 will march on to Reinhart Field. Reunion classes are invited to join the parade and march on the field behind their class year banner. No special attire or practice is required. Just bring your class spirit! We will provide your class’ banner. Contact Ascheley Charles at (718) 409-1691 or acharles@sunymaritime.edu to participate.


Football Kick Off

2:00 p.m.

SUNY Maritime College vs. Anna Maria College