Alumni gathering in front of the stadium

Class of 1965 Golden Reunion: April 21-22

USC Alumni Center
900 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201 

The Class of 1965 Reunion Committee is working hard planning special events for your return to campus as you celebrate this milestone anniversary, April 21-22, 2016!

On Thursday evening you’ll come together for a social to reconnect and remember your days at Carolina. Then Friday, you'll join fellow classmates again for a celebratory luncheon, bus tour of our continually evolving campus, SEC baseball game and lively talks regarding Carolina’s history. Please see below for the entire agenda.

We hope you will make plans to attend in April! Please see the enclosed schedule of events and be sure to register for one of the best events of the year.

For questions, please contact Vicky Montgomery at (803) 777-4111.

Student for a short time. Gamecock for a lifetime.



Thursday, April 21

3:00-5:00 pm Check-In
My Carolina Alumni Center First Floor

4:00 pm Alumni Center tours

6:30-9:00 pm Class of ’65 Social
Drinks, Hors D’oeuvres, Dancing

Friday, April 22

8:30 am Continental Breakfast
First floor, Alumni Center

9:00 am Carolina: Then and Now
Elizabeth West, University Archives
Ballroom, Alumni Center

10:30 am USC Sports, Then and Now
Don Barton, USC Sports
Ballroom, Alumni Center

Noon – 1:15 pm Luncheon (Presentation of Medals & Class Picture)
Jack Claypoole, My Carolina Alumni Association
Alumni Center Ballroom

1:30-3:00 pm Campus Bus Tour
Short Tour of (new) Journalism School

3:00 -5:00 pm Free Time

5:30 pm Tailgate (Outside of Stadium)

6:00 pm Dinner (Tailgate-style)
Coke Pavilion, USC Baseball Stadium

7:00 pm Baseball Game
USC v. Missouri- Carolina Stadium

Weekend Details

Venue: Alumni Center address: 900 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Hotel: Hilton Columbia Center
924 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 744-7800 – Group code: CAA
Evenings of April 21, 22; 2016; Cost: $134 per night
CUTOFF DATE for Hilton reservations is Mar 21, 2016

Reunion Registration Fee: $70.00 (does not include hotel & baseball tickets)
REGISTER online or by calling 1-800-476-8752

Baseball Tickets and Tailgate: $30.00 (Separate from weekend cost)

Parking Reunion Events: Alumni Center parking – Park Street City Garage (adjacent to the Alumni Center) – cost is included in weekend cost (vouchers in your packets)

Parking - Baseball: Coke Pavilion 

Registration Deadline: APRIL 5, 2016

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