Alumni Week 2023

Friday, September 22, 2023 - 13:30 to Monday, October 2, 2023 - 22:30

The University of Windsor Alumni Association is pleased to provide a variety of opportunities for alumni, friends and the UWindsor community to reconnect with UWindsor. Check the schedule of events below. 

2023 Alumni Week - Schedule at a glance
Date  Activities
09 - 22 
  • UWindsor Black Alumni Weekend. Back in Black networking mixer for alumni, students, staff and faculty in the CAW Student Centre - 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm.
09 - 23 Saturday
  • UWindsor Black Alumni Weekend - Black to the Future - Panel discussion & Mini Summit
  • UWindsor Black Alumni Weekend -  Self directed campus tours.
  • Lancer Football vs Queens Gaels. Tailgate at 3pm followed by kick-off at 4pm. Alumni discount at the gate. 
  • Black Homecoming Party at Saila Vibes, 110 Chatham St. West.
09 - 24 Sunday
  • UWindsor Black Alumni Weekend - community events.
  • University Players presents MAC BETH performance and talk-back after the show.
09 - 26
  • Grab and Go Breakfast for students, staff and Faculty.
  • Leddy Library Tours and Display from the Leddy Library Archives.
09 - 27 
  • Campus Community Barbecue & Happy 60th UWindsor. River Commons. 
09 - 28 
  • Dillon at Dusk - donor appreciation dinner. Private event.
09 - 29 
  • Harvest Moon Movie Night @UWindsor in the Residence Quad off Huron Church, on grassy area behind Laurier Hall. 
  • Lancer Women's Basketball Alumni Game.
  • Faculty of Engineering Reunion: Tour of CEI. Meet in the CEI atrium at 5pm. Gathering at The Manchester Pub at 7pm. 
09 - 30 
  • Lancer Women's Basketball Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament
  • Faculty of Engineering Class of 2013 Reunion - Tour and Boat Cruise.
  • Thank you for participating! Go Lancers! 


Friday, September 22

  • Black Alumni Weekend - Back in Black
    Friday Night networking mixer
    CAW Student Centre Commons
    6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    all-black attire encouraged!
    RSVP to attend
    For more information

September 23

  • Black Alumni WeekendBlack to the Future - Panel discussion & Mini Summit 8:30 am 12 pm - Odette Room 123 (on campus). RSVP required to attend. 
  • Self directed campus tours - 12 - 3 pm
  • Lancer Football vs Queens Gaels on Alumni Field - Kick-off at 4 pm. Pregame activities on the concourse, alumni discount at entry. 
  • Black Homecoming Party - Saila Vibes, 110 Chatham Street. West in Downtown Windsor 8 pm - 2 am

Sunday - September 24

  • Black Homecoming Weekend - 11 am - 1 pm - Church service at Sandwich First Baptist Church.
  • Black Homecoming Weekend - 1 pm - 3 pm - Sandwich Town Historical Tour and Brunch.
  • University Players presents MAC BETH - show at 2 pm, followed by a talkback with the actors and reception.

Monday, September 25 


Tuesday, September 26

  • Grab and go breakfast - 8:00 am to 9:30 am (or until sold out). Welcome Centre.
  • Leddy Library Tours and Historical Display - Visit the iconic Leddy Library and take a walk down memory lane through a curated display of original UWindsor and Lancer memorabilia.

Wednesday - September 27

  • Campus Community Barbecue and Happy 60th UWindsor - noon - 1:30 pm. Enjoy a campus barbecue in the heart of campus on River Commons. Sponsored by the Office of the President and the University of Windsor Alumni Association.

Thursday, September 28

  • Dillon at Dusk - a donor appreciation dinner - by invitation only.

Friday, September 29

  • Harvest Moon Movie Night @UWindsor - Enjoy a free movie night on campus in the Residence Quad, off Huron Church on grassy area behind Laurier Hall. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to watch a double-bill (two movies) outdoors compliments of the University of Windsor Alumni Association. Double feature: 7:30 pm - The Greatest Showman, followed by Top Gun-Maverick at approximately 9:15 pm.
  • Lancer Women's Basketball Alumni Game - 6:30 pm - Alumni game featuring the current Women's Lancer Basketball team take on Women's Basketball alumni at the Toldo Lancer Centre. 
  • Faculty of Engineering Reunion - Tour of Centre for Engineering Innovaion - meet at 5pm in the CEI Atrium. Gathering at The Manchester Pub at 7:00 pm. 

Saturday, September 30 

  • Women's Basketball Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament - 8:15 am registration, 9 am shotgun start at Ambassador Golf Club. 
  • Faculty of Engineering Class of 2013 Reunion - Boat cruise. 

Reunions and Special Events Committee - Funding Opportunity

This fund may support UWindsor alumni events held during Alumni Week. Successful applicants may receive up to a maximum of $1000 to support their event or class reunion. View the link below for application guidelines and requirements. 

Click here to link to the Application Form

Alumni Discounts

  • Lancer Football Game - Claim an alumni discount on tickets at entry or by using the code AL23 to check out online.
  • University Bookstore - The University Bookstore is also offering an alumni 20% discount on apparel in store through September. Mention the "alumni discount" at checkout. 


How will you wear the Blue and Gold? Get 20% off at the Campus Bookstore

To help show pride in your alma mater during Alumni Week 2023, alumni can access a discount of 20% from the Campus Bookstore throughout the month of September, 2023. See details below on how to receive the discount:

In-store purchases:

Alumni receive 20% off your entire order on in-store purchases by presenting their Alumni Card at checkout. Don't have an alumni card? Request one now using this link

Online purchases: 

Receive 20% off one item when purchasing online. To access the discount, follow these steps:

Share Your Experience

During Alumni Week 2023, alumni and event attendees are encouraged to share their experience and pride on social media, tagging @uwinalumni on Instagram and Twitter. Use hashtags #AlumniWeek2023 and #AlumniforLife to join the conversation!

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Katherine Simon