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350th Jubilee Alumni Homecoming Weekend

20-22 October 2017
Welcome back to Lund! Our Homecoming Weekend is for all alumni who want to revisit Lund and enjoy the splendour of our 350th anniversary. The Alumni Network is inviting you all to an extensive selection of festivities, filled with student memories, an upscale dinner and entertainment.

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Wherever you are in the world – now is your time to come back to Lund!

Highlights from the programme

Meet up with friends, classmates and former neighbours

The Alumni Homecoming Weekend offers you many opportunities to reunite with friends, classmates and former neighbours from your time in Lund. Mingle at our Alumni Pub, hang out at the Alumni Hub in the AF-building, attend the Alumni Gala dinner and join us for a traditional student brunch.

Why not take the opportunity to organise your own reunion? For advice, please contact the Alumni Office (info [at] alumni.lu.se). Remember, there are hotel discounts for LU alumni during this weekend!

Alumni Network Gala Dinner at Grand Hotel

Enjoy a three-course dinner, entertainment and dancing the night away at Grand Hotel with your fellow Lund University alumni.

Inspiring lectures and seminars

  • Get the latest on current research and projects at the University.
  • Listen to inspiring lectures from alumni who share their stories about where their LU education took them. Want to share your story? Contact us in order to be added to the programme.
  • Join the Career Lunch with seminars on current research about work-life balance, management and communications. Share your own experiences with students at “Lunch with a Pro”.
  • Attend “Lund University today” and learn what it is like to be a student, research or employee at Lund University today.

Re-live student life

Pay a visit to your former student nation, take a “fika” break with your former student union and walk down memory lane in Lundagård.

Guided campus and city tours

Learn more about the history and future of Lund and Lund University on our guided tours. During the weekend, you also have the opportunity to visit the popular Physics and Laser show, the Museum of Public Art, Vattenhallen Science Centre, the Student Archives and much more.

Have a sneak peek

Want to learn more about the activities during the Alumni Homecoming Weekend? You can have a sneak peek at the programme. Please note that it is a preliminary schedule and may be subject to change. More detailed information will be added throughout the spring and summer.

Preliminary schedule: Programme at a glance (512 kB)

Formal invitation and tickets

The Alumni Office will send the formal invitation and ticket information by email to all registered members of the Alumni Network in April. All alumni living abroad will be given the opportunity to register for the weekend in an international early bird registration period, 26 April to 30 May.

The registration fee is 350 SEK and includes breakfast, “fika”, a welcome bag and access to all activities during the Homecoming Weekend (excl the Gala dinner). Tickets for the Gala dinner are 500 SEK and 325 SEK for a beverage package or 250 SEK for the non-alcoholic beverage package.

Once you have registered for the weekend, you will then have the opportunity to book tickets for exclusive alumni tours, lectures, talks and social events, some of which have limited spaces and/or may carry a small additional cost. Please note that the registration links for these specific events during the Alumni Homecoming Weekend will be sent out after the summer to all alumni registered for the weekend.

Make sure you get the invitation

The invitation to the Alumni Homecoming Weekend will be sent to all registered alumni at Lund University. Have you studied, worked or conducted research at Lund University, but have not yet registered? You are very welcome to join our Alumni Network.

Make sure you get the invitation – join the Alumni Network (via the alumni portal).

If you are already a member, please make sure your contact information is updated. Do we have your current contact details in the Alumni Network? If not, update your profile and stay connected by logging in to the Alumni Network portal.

Alumni discounts

Several discounts are available to Lund University alumni during the Homecoming Weekend. Hotel discounts and more can be found on http://www.visitlund.se/en/events/lund-university-350-years/alumni-at-lund-university

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Join the alumni network

Register in the Alumni Network to receive the invitation!

The invitation to the Homecoming Weekend will be sent to all registered alumni at Lund University. Have you studied, worked or conducted research at Lund University, but have not yet registered? You are very welcome to join our Alumni Network

The membership is free of charge and includes many activities and benefits, including the invitation to the 350th anniversary Homecoming Weekend.

Update your profile

Do we have your current contact details in the Alumni Network? If not, update your profile and stay connected by logging in to the Alumni Network portal.