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Homecoming featuring the Medical Alumni Reunion

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Whether you're returning to celebrate your 5th, 25th, or 50th reunion, the College of Medicine looks forward to welcoming alumni back to campus.

In 2019, we will be celebrating reunion years 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014

All Alumni, regardless of reunion year, are welcome!


​​Below is the most up to date Reunion Weekend Schedule. Check back often! More events will be added as they are confirmed. ​

Friday, October 4

  • 12 – 2 p.m.
  • Class of 1969 50th Class Luncheon: The Class of 1969 is invited to attend a special celebration luncheon in honor of their 50th class reunion. Classmates will be individually recognized and presented with a milestone memento to commemorate the occasion.
    • Location: The Ross Heart Hospital Auditorium

  • 12 – 1:30 p.m. 
  • Clotilde Dent Bowen, MD, Lunch & Lecture: Join us for the annual lunch and a lecture featuring the Clotilde Dent Bowen, MD Visiting Professor for Inclusive Excellence. The annual Bowen Award and Scholarship Recipient will also be recognized. This program is coordinated by the Office for Diversity and Inclusion in partnership with the College of Medicine Alumni Affairs Office.
    • Location: the James Conference Center 

  • – 8 p.m. 
  • College of Medicine Alumni Reception: Celebrating the Past, Reimagining the Future: All alumni are invited to return to campus for a special evening reception including a college update from Dean Kent and plenty of time to reconnect with old friends.  
    • Location: Pomerene Hall 

    Saturday, October 5

    • 9 - 11am Diversity Alumni and Student Networking Breakfast: ​This inclusive networking experience for students and alumni celebrates the diversity of the College of Medicine and is hosted in collaboration by the College of Medicine Office of Alumni Affairs and the College of Medicine Office for Diversity and Inclusion. 
      • Location: The Ross Heart Hospital Auditorium

    • 3 hours prior to kick-off
    • College of Medicine Buckeye Tailgate​
      • Location: Meiling Hall Lobby and Hippocrates Plaza

    • TBD
    • The Ohio State Buckeyes vs. The Michigan State Spartans
      • Location: The Ohio Stadium 
Host Hotel

Hyatt Place Columbus/OSU
795 Yard St. Columbus, OH 43212

Reservations can be made by calling the Hyatt Place at 888-492-8847 or by visiting the hotel website HERE. Reservations must be made by September 6 to receive the group rate. 

The group rate is available for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night stays.

Booking information to receive group rate: 

  • Single night stay (code G-1MED) $209 plus tax 
  • Multiple night stay (code G-2MED) $191 plus tax - two night minimum stay

Football Ticket Information

Please read through the following guidelines in order to obtain tickets to the Ohio State vs. Michigan State game as part of the 2019 Medical Alumni Reunion:

  • Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis when registration opens in the Summer. A maximum of four tickets per alum. Non-refundable.
  • Alumni purchasing tickets must be sustaining members of The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Inc.
    • To renew or become a sustaining member, alumni can make a minimum of a $75 donation to the Ohio State fund of their choice. Give now online to make a tax-deductible gift of $75 or more to the Ohio State College of Medicine fund of your choice. Click here to read more about Alumni Association membership.
    • You will be asked to donate $75 if you attempt to purchase football tickets without already being a sustaining member.
  • The person purchasing the tickets must be the person who uses the tickets. Anyone caught reselling their tickets may lose future rights to purchase football tickets through the Alumni Association and our Society.
  • Football tickets must be purchased in conjunction with a COM tailgate pass: In accordance with The Ohio State University Athletic Department and the Alumni Association, this is required. The cost of a football ticket is $157. Guests may attend the tailgate-only without purchasing a football ticket. 
  • Seating location is determined by the Athletics Office one week prior to Homecoming.
  • Seats are most often located in C Deck, requiring significant stair climbing. Accessible tickets are available upon request. Please make this request when you purchase your football tickets.
  • Football tickets will not be mailed in advance, and can only be picked up at the time of registration during the alumni weekend in Meiling Hall (College of Medicine).

Questions: medalum@osumc.edu.

For Ohio Stadium ADA information & Bag policy please visit The Ohio State University Football Game day Homepage.

  • Transportation

    A shuttle will be available to and from Hyatt Place and the Medical Campus on Friday Oct. 4 and Saturday Oct. 5
    Parking Map for Reunion Events

Reunion Giving

Come Back, Pay Forward! Your reunion year is a special occasion to reconnect with classmates and reflect on what your time at The Ohio State University College of Medicine means to you. It’s also the perfect time to join your classmates in giving back!

Learn more about Reunion giving.

1969 and 1994 Class Memory Books

The College of Medicine Alumni Office would like to give the Medical Classes of 1994 (25th) and 1969 (50th) the gift of Class Memory Books - a collection of memories from your time in medical school as well as current updates on professional accomplishments and personal lives.  

The memories and updates that you share will be complied and shared during homecoming reunion weekend. 

Class of 1969 (50th) share HERE​.

Class of 1994 (25th) share HERE.

University-Wide Homecoming Activities

In addition to events that the College of Medicine Alumni office plans, the central Alumni Association also plans events that you may be interested in attending.

Click here to learn more.

Class Chair Info

2019 Class Chair​ contact information

Update Your Contact Information

Email us at medalum@osumc.edu with your updated email and/or mailing address so we can stay connected and send you updates on upcoming events.

Check out photos from past reunions on our Facebook page.

Contact Information

College of Medicine Alumni Affairs