Class of 2012 Reunion

Come back to Dear Old Penn May 15-18 to connect with classmates, catch up with old friends, and celebrate all that is Penn!

Details for the reunion celebration event and class activities are being finalized by your class leaders, so check back often to find out event updates. Reunion highlighted events are listed below, full Alumni Weekend event and general information can be found on the main Alumni Weekend website. Registration for Alumni Weekend and 5th Reunion specific events can be found below. Arrive early - you don't want to miss any of the great programs starting on Friday. Check in at the Registration Tent to get your name tag and materials you will need to enter your reunion events and other programs.

Class Reunion Events

All events listed below are specific to your class reunion. A full list of Alumni Weekend events is available through the Alumni Weekend website and will be listed on your class registrations site below.

Friday, May 15: 7 - 11 PM

FranklinFest - The All Alumni Party

College Green (Rain Location: Houston Hall) 
Join classmates for a night of special West Philly-inspired cuisine and drinks. Meet up with classmates in class specific locations. Party like you’re Ben Franklin with old friends, while meeting other Penn alumni also celebrating reunions.

Friday, May 15: 9 PM -1 AM

Class of 2010 Pre-Game

Ladder 15
1528 Sansom Street
9pm until we shut it down!
As you make your way back to Philly from near or far, join fellow Penn '10ers for fabulous drink specials, light bites, and epic catch-ups in the heart of the city. Drink specials from 9-11pm.  Reminder: this event is not included in the Reunion ticket price.

Saturday, May 16: 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM 

Conversation with President Amy Gutmann 

Irvine Auditorium, 3401 Spruce Street
Join President Amy Gutmann for her annual state of the University report. There will be an opportunity for questions.

Saturday, May 16: 11:45 AM 

Parade Lineup

Outside Steinberg Dietrich Hall, 3730 Locust Walk


Saturday, May 16: 12 PM

Alumni Parade of Classes

Locust Walk to Penn Park (main parade stand located on College Green)

Saturday, May 16: 12:30 PM  

Alumni Day Picnic 

Penn Park

Saturday, May 16: 9 PM - 1 AM

5th Reunion Penn10: The Party

Location: Penn Park
Bring your memories from our days at Dear Ol' Penn and be prepared to make some unforgettable new ones.  We're transforming campus and transporting you back to the past with Penn flare, open bar, and the top hits from your time at Penn.  So come back and bring your friends.  It'll be like you never left.  Dress to impress. Red and Blue attire strongly encouraged but not required.


Monday, May, 18: 10:15 AM 

259th Commencement Ceremony

Franklin Field
Philadelphia, PA19130
Open to all alumni; tickets not required. Gates open at 8:30 AM. The procession across campus steps off at 9 AM; ceremony begins at 10:15 AM. Alumni leaders, including representatives from the Old Guard through the Class of 2014 will line Locust Walk, holding flags, and forming an honor guard as the candidates for graduation walk through. Rain or shine. For further information, refer to or call 215.573.GRAD. 

Hotel Accommodations

Courtyard Marriott Downtown

21 North Juniper Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Rates start at $214 per night plus taxes and fees.
Click here or call 877-212-5752 and mention the Upenn Alumni Weekend to make your reservation.

Marriott Philadelphia Downtown

1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Rates start at $219 per night plus taxes and fees.
Click here or call 877-212-5752 and mention the Upenn Alumni Weekend to make your reservation.

Marriott Hotel blocks are available until April 17, 2015

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

3549 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
The rate is $329, plus tax per night for traditional guest rooms. And, the rate is $359, plus tax per night for club level rooms.
Click here or call 888-627-7071 and mention the Alumni Weekend block to make your reservation.

Sheraton room block is available until March 13, 2015

The Inn at Penn, A Hilton Hotel

3600 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Cost is $599 plus tax per night (with restrictions).
Visit or call 800-231-4587 for reservations.

Email for details.

Reunion Outreach & Planning Committee

  • Claire Choi C'10, Co-Chair
  • Ariel Colangelo C'10, Co-Chair
  • Dennie Zastrow C'10, G'12, Co-Chair
  • Arthur Gardner Smith W'10, Class President

Gift Committee

  • Lexi Caffrey W'10, Co-Chair
  • Brandon Hedvat ENG'10, W'10, GEN'11, Co-Chair
  • Jenny Levy C'10, Co-Chair
  • Julia Arnhold C'10
  • Blair Braun C'10
  • Claire Choi C'10
  • Ariel Colangelo C'10
  • Ankit Dhir C'10, W'10
  • Alissa Eisenberg C'10
  • James Fee C'10
  • Jonathan Gol C'10
  • Halley Goodman C'10, W'10, WG'16
  • Charles Greene C'10
  • Erica Halpern C'10
  • Adam Hanover C'10
  • Annie Jean-Baptiste C'10
  • Laura Minskoff C'10, WG'16
  • Paul Richards C'10, G'16, LPS'16
  • Lily Rogath C'10
  • Andrew Schaye C'10, ENG'10
  • Alyssa Schwenk C'10
  • Jessica Shin C'10
  • Katie Siegmann C'10, G'14
  • Arthur Gardner Smith W'10
  • Alex Stamatiadis C'10
  • Ashley Stewardson C'10
  • Shawn Woodhull W'10
  • Dennie Zastrow C'10, G'12
  • Meryl Zises C'10


Class Gift

Stay tuned for our official 5th Reunion giving goal! Our Class of 2010 Fund is allocated to The Penn Fund, providing immediate unrestricted support for the highest priorities of the University, namely need-based student aid as well as student activities, residential life, and classroom technology. 

As the University’s leadership unrestricted annual giving group, the Benjamin Franklin Society serves as an inspiration to fellow Penn alumni. Please join us this year in giving back at the Benjamin Franklin Society level of $500 annually to the Class of 2010 Fund. We are hoping for 75 philanthropic leaders from 2010. Additionally, if you make a five year pledge today, the entire sum will count towards our goal and help us break yet another record. Give here today:

Class of 2010 Reunion Package (Cost is per person)

Price is $100
Walk-on price is $110

The Reunion Package price includes: Friday night's Franklin Fest, yPenn Highball, Saturday's Parade and Picnic, Taste of Penn, Saturday's 2010 5th Reunion Party, Sunday's All-Alumni Breakfast, and your reunion favor, as well as all general alumni events and social programming, unless otherwise noted.

A la Carte Pricing (cost is per person, for those not purchasing a package): Franklin Fest, The All-Reunions Party (Friday) is $20. Walk-on price is $25. Alumni Day - Saturday General alumni events, Picnic and Taste of Penn  is $40. Walk-on price is $45. Alumni Day child (ages 6-16) $15. 2010 5th Reunion Party is $75 (Saturday). All-Alumni Breakfast (Sunday) is $15.

*Graduate & Professional School Alumni Reunion Registration: Graduate Alumni should visit their school website for details about reunions and registration.