UMSI Homecoming 2015

Event schedule

Wednesday, October 7

2:00 pm: Lecture - A Fireside Chat with Jason Blessing, CEO of Plex Systems, Inc.
Location: Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

Friday, October 9

12:00 noon - 1:30 pmAlumni luncheon at North Quad - participate in a lively discussion with faculty and alumni engaged with innovation, information and libraries of today. Free and open to all UMSI alumni, RSVP required. 
Location: 2435 North Quad

1:30 pm: Presentation of UMSI Alumni Awards
Location: Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

2:00 pm: Lecture - “Diverging Trends in Archives and Research Libraries” by Tom Hyry, MILS ’96, Florence Fearrington Librarian of Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Location: Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

Saturday, October 10

12:00 pm: Go Blue Tailgate
Location: Ooosterbaan Fieldhouse, 500 S. State St.
Tickets: Adults $40, Children (5-12) $20

3:30 pm: UM vs. Northwestern
Location: University of Michigan Stadium
Tickets: $75

Football tickets:
UMSI has a very limited number of football and tailgate tickets available for purchase by alumni. There is a limit of 4 tickets per alumni.
To purchase tickets, please contact Lauren Dello Russo at or 734-615-6502

RSVP and logistics

Please RSVP for UMSI homecoming events by filling out this form. Information on how to get to North Quad is available here.

Hotel rooms

Village Conference Center
1645 Commerce Park Dr.
Chelsea, MI 
Reservations: 734-433-9565
Room rate (2 queen or 1 king): $129/night, must be booked by 9/15/15
Reservation group name: U of M School of Information 

Additional hotel information can be found on the University of Michigan Reunions site

Contact us

For homecoming and reunion questions, please contact Andrea Daly at or call 734-615-6502.