Frequently Asked Questions

When is the 2019 Pritzker Reunion?
The 2019 Pritzker Reunion will happen June 7-8, 2019.

Which classes are celebrating a milestone Reunion this year?
The following classes are celebrating a milestone Reunion this year: 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014.

What if my graduating class is not celebrating a milestone Reunion year?
The 2019 Pritzker Reunion welcomes back all medical alumni to campus. The majority of activities throughout the weekend are not class-specific. Visit the Reunion Schedule page for more details.

Is Reunion family friendly?
Yes, there are a number of events that are family friendly, including the Recent Alumni Reception, Dessert on the Quad with Deans & Students, and the Boat Cruise & Fireworks. If you have questions on other events for families, contact the MBSAA at or (888) 303-0030.

How do I register for Reunion?
Click here to register for all Pritzker Reunion events. Contact the MBSAA at or (888) 303-0030 with any questions.

Do I need to register in advance?
Yes, advanced registration is required.

Is there an official hotel for Reunion?
Special Reunion rates of $279 to $299 a night are available at The Blackstone, Autograph Collection (636 S Michigan Avenue). You can book your room online or by calling (312) 447-0955. Please mention group code UICA when booking.

I have special requests and needs. Can accommodations be made?
The majority of Pritzker Reunion events are accessible for those with disabilities. Be sure to let us know about any special needs (such as dietary requirements or handicap accessibility issues) when you register. To ensure special accommodations, please call the Alumni Association staff at (888) 303-0030 by Friday, May 24.

What transportation is available to campus for various events?
A complimentary shuttle will take you between the official Pritzker Reunion hotel and all Reunion events scheduled on Saturday, June 8. Visit the Hotel & Transportation page to see a full shuttle schedule.

What if I plan on driving to campus for Reunion activities?
Garage parking is available at 5656 South Maryland Avenue (UCM Parking Lot B). Parking validation will be available at Reunion Headquarters. Please click here for driving directions.

How do I make sure I will receive Reunion communications?
Update your contact information with the MBSAA to ensure you receive all 2019 Reunion communications.

How do I make a contribution to my Class Gift campaign?
Any gift or pledge made between July 1,2018 and June 30, 2019 will count towards your Reunion 2019 Class Gift. You can make a gift online, by phone at (888) 303-0030, or by mailing a check payable to The University of Chicago to the Development Office (5801 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637).

How can I contact my classmates?
Visit your class page for information on your class listserv and your class Facebook group. You can also help connect classmates by volunteering for your class' Reunion Committee.

Will there be photos taken during Reunion?
Yes, photographers will be at all Reunion events. The select photographs will be available after Reunion on the MBSAA Flickr site. This event is digitally recorded and/or photographed. By attending you acknowledge and agree to grant the University of Chicago and the Medical & Biological Sciences Alumni Association the right to digitally record, film, photograph, or capture your likeness in any media now available or hereafter developed and to distribute, broadcast, use, or otherwise disseminate such media in perpetuity without any further approval from your or any payment.