Reunion 2022: FAQs

Thursday, June 9 - Saturday, June 11, 2022

If you don't see your question answered in our FAQs, contact the Engineering Office of Alumni Relations at [email protected].

Frequently Asked Questions

When will Reunion 2022 registration open?
Registration will open in late April! Walk-in registration will also be available on campus for most events unless the event has sold out in advance.

Where and when is registration check-in?
Alfred Lerner Hall, Campus Level (2nd Floor) *Location to be confirmed

  • Arriving Thursday, June 9: Please go directly to your events. You will formally check-in for the weekend and receive registration materials when you arrive back on campus Friday or Saturday.
  • Arriving Friday, June 10: Check in between 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Arriving Saturday, June 11: Check in between 8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

What does Reunion 2022 cost?
À la carte pricing applies to all Reunion events, which range from complimentary to $100 for large-scale dinners.

What are the COVID-19 policies and protocols?
Columbia Engineering continues to follow guidance from the CDC and New York State Department of Health, as well as consult with the University President’s COVID-19 Task Force regarding all planned in-person events. According to University guidelines, all Reunion attendees will be required to follow the visitor policy and must have proof of vaccination and booster, comply with other Columbia University safety protocols as well as complete a symptom attestation. Any necessary updates or changes to our plans for holding Reunion will be communicated in a timely manner.

How should I dress?
Casual dress is suggested for daytime activities. Business attire is recommended for class receptions and dinners. And Columbia blue is always welcome!

How can I receive special assistance?
If you require special assistance during your campus visit, please contact us by Wednesday, May 18 to secure the necessary arrangements. Please direct all requests to [email protected]

What is the cancellation policy?
A full refund will be granted if you cancel by Wednesday, May 25, at 5:00 p.m. PST. Please reach out to [email protected] for cancellation requests related to COVID-19 after the refund deadline. 

If I am traveling to Reunion, where can I stay?
On-campus housing will not be available for Reunion this year. 

There is a block of rooms specially available to Columbia alumni at:

Lucerne Hotel
201 West 79th Street
(Corner of 79th & Amsterdam Avenue)

Discounted Rates:
$239+taxes and fees/night - Superior Queen
$259+taxes and fees/night - Superior Double

Check-in: June 9, 2022
Check-out: June 12, 2022
Deadline to book: May 9, 2022

Book here or call +1(800) 833-9622 and mention the code "Columbia Reunion Group."

For a list of other accommodations, please visit Columbia's Visitor Portal

Is the Columbia Alumni Center open during Reunion?
The Columbia Alumni Center will not be open to alumni and guests during Reunion this year. 

We look forward to celebrating with you!

Columbia Engineering continues to follow guidance from the CDC and New York State Department of Health, as well as consult with the University President’s COVID-19 Task Force regarding all planned in-person events. Any necessary updates or changes to Reunion 2022 will be communicated in a timely manner.