Welcome to Alumni Weekend 2023

We are thrilled to invite you to reconnect with friends and fellow TSC/TCNJ alumni on campus April 21–22. Listen to the TCNJ Orchestra perform at the Mildred and Ernest E. Mayo Concert Hall on Friday night and then come back Saturday for an action-packed day of alumni fun. We can’t wait to welcome you home!

Mark your calendar!

Join us for the Alumni BBQ ($30 package includes one drink ticket, t-shirt, and drawstring backpack) and a full day of events on campus. View more details below or download the full schedule (PDF).

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Lions Pride Brunch

a brunch honoring the Class of 1973 and recognizing the Golden Lions Society

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Alumni Leadership Awards Celebration

an award ceremony and reception honoring the 2023 recipients

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Building our Future: TCNJ’s Campus Plan Presentation

a presentation of future projects on campus

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GOLD Alumni Reception

a reception with fellow Graduates Of the Last Decade (GOLD) honoring the reunion years of 2013 and 2018

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Roscoe’s Scavenger Hunt

a fun campus search to earn college swag

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Alumni BBQ

great food, family activities, and a reunion with TSC/TCNJ friends


We know you have questions

Do I need to pre-register?

Yes! Registration is required for all alumni and guests to receive a name badge and a gift from the college. Several events require you to complete payment or to register for specific times. All tickets are nonrefundable.

What safety measures are being taken? What COVID-19 guidelines do my guests and I need to follow?

Safety is our priority. This event is subject to modifications depending on state mandates and any revisions to TCNJ guest policies. TCNJ is committed to providing a safe environment for all and will adjust plans as needed. 

Please check this website regularly for any updates to COVID-19 guidelines for Alumni Weekend 2023. 

» Learn more about how TCNJ is keeping its community safe.

Is the event family friendly?

Yes! Please bring your family for a weekend filled with activities for everyone. The Alumni BBQ will offer a family section with inflatables, lawn games, a craft, a photo opportunity, and more. You can also book a planetarium tour, eat in Campus Town, and stroll through Alumni Grove to share your TSC/TCNJ experience with your guests.

What are the food and beverage options?

Alumni BBQ: This signature event on the Green Hall Lawn will have a wide variety of offerings at a served buffet beginning at 3 p.m. Beer and wine will be available for guests 21 and older (ID required). Your first drink is included in the $30 ticket price, and the bar is cash-only thereafter. Please note that no outside alcoholic beverages are permitted. Registration is required.

Lions Pride Brunch: Enjoy a full brunch spread as we celebrate the Class of 1973 and the Golden Lions Society in the Brower Student Center, Room 100 West, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. $25 per ticket. Registration is required. 

Nearby dining options: You’ll find plenty of additional restaurants in Campus Town and in the greater Ewing area.

What lodging options are available?

Special alumni rates are offered for all TSC/TCNJ reservations at the following establishments:

Springhill Suites Ewing Princeton South and Courtyard Ewing Princeton (Book by March 22 to receive the discounted rate.)

  • Book online.
  • Book over the phone by calling the numbers below; reference code TAAS
  • Springhill Suites: 609.530.0900
  • Courtyard: 609.771.8100 

Element Ewing Princeton 

  • Book online.
  • Book over the phone by calling 609.671.0050 and referencing TCNJ Alumni Weekend.

Where on campus will the Alumni BBQ and other events be held?

Registration is located outside of the Brower Student Center, facing Green Hall Lawn. 

The Alumni BBQ is located on the Green Hall Lawn, across from the Brower Student Center and in front of Green Hall. Other events will be held at various locations throughout campus; please check the schedule and map at registration.

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Where should I park?

Alumni and guests should park in Lots 3–7.

What happens if it rains?

Alumni Weekend will be held rain or shine, as most activities are indoors. In the event of inclement weather, the Alumni BBQ will move to the Brower Student Center Atrium.

Where can I purchase TSC/TCNJ spirit gear?

Show your Lions pride! Visit Barnes & Noble online or in person at the Campus Town location to get all of your TSC/TCNJ apparel and spirit items. We look forward to seeing you sport your blue and gold!

What should I do if I need special accommodations?

TCNJ aims to offer inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including those with disabilities, to engage fully. If you require reasonable accommodations on the basis of disability, please email the Accessibility Resource Center two weeks ahead of the event.