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:

Holiday Parade of Lights 
Saturday, November 17th, 5:00PM-8:00PM 
Upper Water Street, Halifax, NS
Alumni and friends are encouraged to join us on the SMU Alumni float as we celebrate the holidays and spread some cheer throughout downtown Halifax during the Chronicle Herald Holiday Parade of Lights! If you're interested in being part of our float, please contact 

St. John's Alumni Reception
Wednesday, November 21, 5:30PM-7:30PM
YellowBelly Brewery, 288 Water Street & 1 George Street, St. John's, NL 
Alumni in the St. John's, Newfoundland region are invited to reconnect with friends and classmates at a casual reception at the UnderBelly at YellowBelly Brewery.
Hear updates from the University and let us know what you've been up to. Hosted by Jillian Gibson, Director of Philanthropy and Tom Brophy, Director of Student Services.
Register Here 

Varsity Showdown - Huskies vs Tigers Basketball
Friday, November 23, 4:00-6:00pm (pre-game meetup). Games at 6:00 & 8:00pm.
Scotiabank Centre, 1800 Argyle St, Halifax
Come cheer on the Huskies Women's & Men's Basketball teams as they face Dalhousie in the Varsity Showdown at the Scotiabank Centre. Alumni & friends are invited to join us for a pre-game meetup at The Pint at 1575 Argyle St. from 4-6pm before heading to the games. 
Purchase tickets here. Alumni save $5 with code SMUALUM. 

Boston Tree Lighting Reception
Thursday, November 29, 4:00PM-6:00PM
Omni Parker House, 60 School St, Boston, MA 
We invite alumni in Boston and the surrounding areas to join us for a reception Thursday, November 29th at the Omni Parker House. Reconnect with fellow Santamarians while enjoying some appetizers before walking over to the Boston Common to watch the annual tree lighting ceremony. Attending from Saint Mary's University will be President Dr. Robert Summerby-Murray and Vice-President, Advancement Erin Sargeant Greenwood. 
Register Here

Antigua Alumni Reception
Friday, November 30, 6:00PM-8:30PM
Trade Winds Hotel - Bayhouse Bar, J. Hadeed Street, Dickenson Bay, Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda
We invite alumni to join us for a reception Friday, November 30th at the Trade Winds Hotel's Bayhouse Bar. Connect with fellow Santamarians and keep up to date with what's new at Saint Mary's while enjoying some appetizers. Attending from Saint Mary's University will be Jillian Gibson, Director of Philanthropy and Marie Braswell, Director of Admissions & Recruitment.
Register Here

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 (