UMSI Homecoming 2014

Event schedule

Tuesday, October 28

3:00 pm: Lecture- "Do the Right Thing Every Time: Responsible Entrepreneurship." Speakers: Jeff & Marianne Silver, Coyote Logistics.
Location: Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad. Webcast live from this web location. 

Thursday, October 30

2:00pm:  Lecture Webcast - "The USC Shoah Foundation and Cloud Archives." Speaker: Sam Gustman, CTO, USC Shoah Foundation. Lecture will be webcast from this web location. 

Friday, October 31

12:00 noon - 1:15 pm: Lunch at North Quad - participate in a lively discussion with faculty and alumni engaged with libraries of today. Open to all UMSI alumni, reservations required.
Location: 2435 North Quad

1:15 - 1:45 pm: Tour of North Quad building.
Location: 2435 North Quad

2:00 - 2:15 pm Presentation of UMSI Alumni Awards
2:15 - 3:30 pm: Lecture - "Information in the 21st Century." Speaker: Larry Mondry. Open to all UM alumni. Webcast live from this web location. 
Location: Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

5:00 - 7:00 pm: Alumni reception - Mingle with UMSI faculty, staff and fellow alumni and meet the 2014 UMSI alumni award recipients. All U-M alumni welcome, reservations required.
Location: Arbor Brewing Company Tap Room, 114 E. Washington St.

Saturday, November 1

12:30 pm: "Go Blue" tailgate

3:30 pm: Michigan vs. Indiana football game

Tickets and accommodations

Football tickets: UMSI has a limited number of football tickets available for purchase. Tickets are $75 each and will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. There is a limit of four tickets per UMSI alumnus. 

Tailgate tickets:

  • Each ticket costs $40
  • Complete buffet is included
  • Entertainment features include U-M student performance groups, the Michigan Marching Band, and cheerleaders

Hotel rooms: If you need hotel accommodations during homecoming weekend, you should reserve early. Rooms go fast! A block of hotel rooms has been reserved for UMSI alumni at the Holiday Inn on Plymouth Road near U.S. 23. Call 1-888-233-0353 by October 9 and specify the "UMSI Homecoming Reunion" room block. The room rate is $239.99/night and a two night stay (Friday and Saturday) is required.

How to RSVP

Please RSVP for events, football tickets, and/or tailgate tickets by filling out this form. If you have any questions, please contact Andrea Daly at or call 734-615-6502.