Frequently Asked Questions

About Reunion Weekend

What is Reunion Weekend?

Reunion Weekend occurs every spring and is a great time to catch up with former classmates, listen to renowned faculty present their latest research, and take advantage of all that Berkeley Haas and the Bay Area has to offer. It is a weekend full of activities including class socials, networking lunch, Alumni Conference, workshops, family picnic, and more.


When is Reunion Weekend?

Friday, April 27—Sunday, April 29, 2018.


Who attends?

Berkeley Haas MBA alumni from the classes of 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013, 2017, EMBA 2016, and their guests are invited back to campus for Reunion Weekend.


Where will Reunion Weekend take place?

All events will be held on the UC Berkeley campus. Friday's events will be at the Haas School's new Connie & Kevin Chou Hall. Saturday's Alumni Conference will be at the Haas School all day. The Reunion Class Socials on Saturday evening will take place on campus at Cal Memorial Stadium. On Sunday, the Family Picnic and Beer Garden will be held at the Faculty Glade.


Can I make a gift in honor of my reunion?

Yes! Make a gift to the Haas School on or before Friday, April 20 to be listed among your class of supporters. You will be recognized on the class honor roll, and your gift will allow current students to pursue their own extraordinary paths.


Can I see who's registered from my class?

Visit the See Who's Coming page for an updated list of Reunion Weekend registrants.



Logistics

What is the cost to attend Reunion Weekend?

All Reunion Weekend activities are available for purchase a la carte. Special pricing for early registrants is will be available through January 31. An all-inclusive weekend package is available for alumni and guests coming back to Haas from abroad. See the pricing page for more information.


Where can I stay in Berkeley?

Please visit our lodging page for the most up-to-date information on hotels with UC Berkeley discounts or for a list of local hotel options.


Can I meet with a Career Coach?

Complimentary 1:1 career coaching is available for Berkeley Haas MBA alumni year-round by appointment. Login to MBA CareerNet to schedule.


Can I bring my family and friends?

Yes! The Alumni Conference on Saturday is open to all alumni and guests; the Reunion Class Socials are open to Reunion alumni and their partner/guest; the Family Picnic & Beer Garden on Sunday is open to Reunion alumni, partners/ guests, and children.


Where can I buy Haas or Cal gear?

To purchase Berkeley Haas clothing and other items, go to the Haas Gear store and stock up. Haas Gear will also be selling on-site at Saturday's Alumni Conference and Sunday's Family Picnic. If you would like to buy Cal gear, visit the Cal store.


What else can I do while on campus?

Try a self-guided tour of campus.


What should I wear?

During the day, attire is casual. For the Reunion Class Socials, attire is festive or dressy casual (nice jeans, evening social dress). For the Family Picnic & Beer Garden on Sunday, casual Berkeley Haas and blue and gold attire is strongly encouraged. Wear one of your favorite t-shirts from when you were at Haas.


May I cancel my registration?

Yes, refunds will be honored through Wednesday, April 18. Tickets are not transferable.