Upcoming events

Explore our signature event programs–each designed to expand your knowledge, fulfill your curiosity, and bring the best of Rochester directly to alumni, parents, and friends.

Upcoming events

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Don’t miss these upcoming events.

Experience Rochester

Launched through online events, this ongoing program is devoted to featuring topics and speakers unique to the University.

REAL Conversations

REAL–Rochester’s Equity & Access Leadership–Conversations is a lecture and discussion series that offers authentic discussions featuring brave and candid dialogues around equity, measurable action, and meaningful change.

Career Advice and Networking

Led by alumni entrepreneurs, faculty, and Career Coaches, these convenient webinars offer valuable tools and strategies for every industry, background, and level of experience—helping you feel empowered and supported throughout your career journey.

Meliora Weekend

Designed for University of Rochester alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends, Meliora Weekend encompasses reunions, family weekend, and alumni and community activities across all campuses. Save the date for Meliora Weekend 2024! September 26-29, 2024

University of Rochester Medical Center

Whether you want to reconnect with alumni, support our world-class clinical programs, or learn more about the exciting research taking place at the Medical Center, there’s something for you.

Save the date

September 21-22, 2024 | Wilmot Warrior Weekend

September 26-29, 2024 | Meliora Weekend

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Missed a virtual event that you’d like to watch? We have an archive of events you can watch online whenever it is most convenient for you. View our YouTube channel and webinar library for recordings.

Event Guidelines

As of August 8, 2023

Photos and videos may be taken at University of Rochester Advancement events which may be used for marketing and advertising purposes in print, online, on social media, and in multimedia productions.

Accommodations and accessibility
The University of Rochester is committed to providing inclusive experiences and equal access to programs and services. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the access provided, please contact the event organizers. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until 24 hours before the event) will be made to provide accommodations.

Suggested attire for University of Rochester Advancement events is business casual unless otherwise noted.

Refunds and cancellations
Unless otherwise noted, we are able to provide a refund if a cancellation request is made more than 5 business days prior to the event. If a refund request is submitted after that deadline, we will convert your paid registration fee to a gift to the University of Rochester. These guidelines do not apply to galas, walks, golf tournaments, etc., that raise critical funds for the University of Rochester Medical Center or the Memorial Art Gallery.

The Meliora Weekend cancellation policy can be found here.

Unless otherwise noted, parking fees are not included with event registration. Parking details can typically be found in your event confirmation materials.