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:

South China Convocation and Alumni Reception
Sunday, June 24th, 4:00-6:00pm
Beijing Normal University Zhuhai campus (room TBA)
Alumni and their guests are invited to the inaugural convocation of the Joint BNUZ-SMU Commerce Program at 2:00pm, followed by an Alumni Reception hosted by Robert Summerby-Murray, President and Vice-Chancellor of Saint Mary's University.
Please RSVP to

Gorsebrook Patio Party
Thursday, June 28th, 5:00-7:30pm
The Gorsebrook Pub outdoor patio
Enjoy a Pre-Canada Day weekend patio party on the brand new outdoor patio at The Gorsebrook! Join us for live music, appetizers and Husky Howler brew.
Register Here

Halifax Jazz Festival Closing Night VIP Experience for SMU Alumni ft. Daniel Caesar and Charlotte Day Wilson
Sunday, July 15th,
 Gates Open @ 7:30PM, Concert Begins @ 8:30PM

Halifax Jazz Festival Waterfront Stage
The SMU Community is invited to attend SMU Alumni's VIP experience at this year's Halifax Jazz Festival's closing night concert featuring Grammy-nominated R&B and Soul artist Daniel Caesar and pop and R&B singer, Charlotte Day Wilson. The VIP experience includes Skip the Line access, private VIP tent with bar and food, and VIP washrooms.
Tickets are $35 each or 2 for $65. Student tickets are $30. HST included in all prices. 
Buy Tickets Here!

Halifax Pride Parade
Saturday, July 21st, 12:00pm
Starting point - Halifax dockyards
Join Saint Mary's University in the Halifax Pride Parade! Show your support for the 2SLGBTQ+ community with your Husky Pride.
Email to sign up

42nd Annual SMU Alumni Golf Tournament
Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 8:00AM
Glen Arbour Golf Course, 40 Club House Lane, Hammonds Plains
SMU Alumni and friends get together on the golf course to support SMU students! The tournament raises funds for 20 student bursaries.
Visit our webpage for more information

Homecoming 2018

Wednesday, October 10-Sunday, October 14
Mark your calendars and save the dates! Homecoming will be taking place the second weekend of October! Check back for more event details in the coming months. 
Visit our Homecoming website
Facebook Event

Homecoming 2018 - Golden Grad Mass of Thanksgiving
Friday, October 12, 2018, 11AM-12PM
McNally Theatre Auditorium, 923 Robie Street, Halifax
Golden Grads are a special group of Saint Mary’s alumni who graduated 50 years ago or earlier. Golden Grads and their guests are invited to join as we give thanks for the blessings of our Saint Mary’s alumni community. The Golden Grad events are by invitation only.
Register here

Homecoming 2018 - Golden Grad Luncheon
Friday, October 12, 2018, 12-1:30PM
McNally Theatre Auditorium, 923 Robie Street, Halifax
The class of 1968 is celebrating their 50th graduation anniversary! All Golden Grads and their guests are invited to attend this luncheon as we welcome the newest members of the Golden Grads and share stories of “the good old days”. The Golden Grad events are by invitation only.
Register here

Homecoming 2018 - Flashback Friday at the Gorsebrook 
Friday, October 12, 2018, 7:30PM-12:00AM
The Gorsebrook Lounge, 923 Robie Street, Halifax
No matter what year you were hanging out at the Gorsebrook, DJs Jeff Pineau and Trevor Murphy CertHons’09 will play the hits from your era! The DJs that bring 90’s Night to The Seahorse every month is bringing Flashback Friday to SMU. They start with music of the 60s and work all the way to today’s hits. Bring a group of friends and your dancing shoes for this FREE event for all SMU alumni! 
Register Here


Homecoming 2018 - Women's Soccer Game & Alumni Reception
Sunday, October 14, 2018, 1:00-5:00PM
The Homburg Centre: Courtside Lounge, 920 Tower Road, Halifax
Please join us for the Women's Soccer game against UNB!
Following the game, all SMU Women’s Soccer Alumni are invited to enjoy food, refreshments and great company while cheering on the Men’s Soccer team at 3:15pm. Go huskies! 
Register Here

All Canada University Association Afternoon Brunch
Saturday, September 15, 2018, 12:30-2:30PM
3512-14 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC
Eat, Drink, Mix and Mingle and savor the delights of Indian cusine.
For tickets contact Deepak Malhotra (


All Canada University Association Holiday Celebration
Saturday, December 8, 2018, 12:30-3:00PM
Oyamel Restaurant, 401 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC
Join ACUA for a holiday dinner at the Oyamel restaurant.
For tickets contact Deepak Malhotra (


Past Events:

SMUYA Summer Sociables
Thursday, June 14th, 5:30-7:30pm
Propeller Brewing Co., 2015 Gottingen St, Halifax
Kick off your summer with SMU Young Alumni! Join us at Propeller Brewing for some tasty beer samples, snacks, and prize draws.