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Homecoming Weekend — 45th Reunion Class of 1973

Homecoming Science Center Grand Opening

Thank you Class of 1973 for an amazing Homecoming and Reunion Weekend! We can’t wait to see you back next year!

  • Reunion Plans:

    Friday, October. 12
    • Heritage Luncheon 
      11:30 a.m. Calvin Durand Hall
      Luncheon for Platinum Reunion and 1857 Society Members
    • Soup and Stories: Growing Up Clueless
      Featuring Professor Matt Kelley

      11:00 a.m. to noon SkyBox, Mohr Student Center
    • Lillard Science Center Grand Opening
      5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Saturday, October. 13
    • Faculty and Staff Celebration Breakfast, hosted by the Alumni Board
      8:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Hart Dining Hall, Mohr Student Center
    • Paula J. Dau ’58 Homecoming Parade 
      11:30 a.m. Viewing along Sheridan Road
    • Forester Fan Fest Lunch 
      11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Sports Center and Buchanan parking lot
    • Homecoming Football Game vs. Cornell College
      2:00 p.m. Farwell Field
    • 1973 Reunion Gathering, immediately following football game
      Glen Rowan House, 500 N. Sheridan Rd, Lake Forest

Click here for a list of options with special rates close to campus. 


Click here for how to get to campus by plane, train, or automobile. 

Reunion Gift

We as 45th Reunion Class members will present a collective contribution in appreciation of our college experience. Gifts of all types and all purposes made since our last reunion count, whether outright, campaign, or planned. So far, we have $259,171 and 31% of classmates have participated. Click here to give online, and click here to document a planned gift. Our goal is to increase our class donor count from 88 to 100.