Iowa State University Alumni Association

Annual 50-Year Reunion

Homecoming Weekend
Oct. 27-28, 2017

See you during Homecoming Weekend 2017 (Oct. 27-28) as we recognize your special milestone: 50 years since your graduation from Iowa State! We have a variety of fun reunion activities planned, as well as plenty of opportunities for you to get involved with campus-wide Homecoming activities throughout the entire weekend.

Is there something or someone special you want to see while back on campus? Email Chelsea Trowbridge,, and we will do our best to make it happen!

Check out photos from the 2016 event online.

Hotel Blocks

Thursday, Oct. 26-Sunday, Oct. 29
Mention ISU 50th reunion when calling for reservation. Rooms will be released on Sept. 21.

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
$275 plus tax per night
2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames, IA 50014
(515) 292-8600

Grandstay Hotel & Suites
$164.90 plus tax per night
1606 South Kellogg Ave., Ames, IA 50010
(515) 232-8363

Planned Activities

Friday, Oct. 27
50-year Medallion Ceremony at Reiman Gardens (will start at 10 a.m.)
Lunch and Tours at Reiman Gardens
Mix and Mingle evening Cocktail Reception (will start at 5:30 p.m.)
Campus-wide activities including tours and shuttles to campus provided by Green Hills Retirement Community
Opportunities to connect with your college
Homecoming Pep Rally at the ISU Alumni Center
ExCYtement in the Streets (located in the Greek Community)

Saturday, Oct. 28
Cyclone Central Tailgate at the ISU Alumni Center 3 hours before kickoff (TBD)
Homecoming Football Game vs. TCU

All of us here at the Iowa State University Alumni Association look forward to seeing you at Homecoming 2017! 


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