Coming Home Celtic Style


Coming Home Celtic Style

Create lasting memories at key signature events

Choose your events! Come to all or come to one…its up to you!


Registration now open!

Join your classmates, fellow alumni, professors, staff, the Sisters of Mercy and students for a weekend of fun as you reminisce, reconnect, and enjoy a host of fun activities.

Special Weekend Packages

Price includes Monte Carlow, Alumni Lunch, Dinner at the Duquesne Club and the Sunday Jazz Brunch. The Bites and Brews and Color Your Carlow Homecoming Excursions are not included.

  • Social Butterfly Package: $100.00 per person
  • 1967 50th Class Reunion Package (*For class of 1967 alumni only.*): $90.00 per person
  • Alumni Classes of 2013-2017 Recent Grad Package: $65.00 per person

2017 Homecoming Committee

Kristy Giandomenico ‘16
Emily Bechtel ‘07
Elizabeth Erwin Brown ‘08
Mary Ann Reddinger Miller ‘71
Bernadette Burger Skoczylas ‘69
Leah E. Scott ‘13
Nicole M. Shannon ‘13
Tiffany T. Huff ‘02
Barbara Getsey Palso ‘67
Donna Roefaro Henke ‘67
Dory R. Dominguez ‘67
Louise Reiber Malakoff, JD ‘67
Patricia Kady Betts ‘67
Sheila Jones Aranyos ‘67
Stephanie Lischak Ramsey ‘67
Toni Roman ‘67

Book your hotel now and receive a special rate.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

Lachelle Binion
Director of Alumni Engagement

Date & Location

Date: 10/6/2017 to 10/8/2017
Location: Carlow University

3333 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 6, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
"Monte Carlow" Night
Join us as we kick off the 2017 Homecoming Weekend with Monte Carlow Night! This fun-filled evening will include, Monte Carlow themed games, music, and the opportunity to win "Carlow Cash" for fun homecoming prizes.

Friday, October 6, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Athletic Walk of Fame Reception & Ceremony
Celebrate with your fellow Carlow University athletic alumni as we induct new members into the walk of fame. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Taking it Back to the Classroom
Want to know what it’s like being a Carlow University student now? This year we are taking it back to the classroom with Carlow faculty who will give you a glimpse of a course that they teach or an update on life as a faculty member.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hospitality Suites
Stop by the themed hospitality suites to hear from the Deans of the four colleges and the campus student organization on what’s currently happening within each school and organization.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mercy Service Project
Renew your connection with the Mercy Mission by participating in a service project along with students, faculty, staff and the Sisters of Mercy. Help fill hygienic kits called “I Care Kits” that will be distributed to homeless veterans at Shephard’s Heart Ministry.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Alumni Lunch
Represent your class year at the 2017 Alumni Lunch! Enjoy lunch while reconnecting with your classmates.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Art Collide: MFA Reading & Gallery Crawl
Join us as MFA Alumni read their poetry, fiction and nonfiction and get an overview of the current art exhibit at the Carlow gallery.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Bites & Brews Pittsburgh Brewery Tour Excursion
Join fellow alumni and celebrate Craft Beer in Pittsburgh. Enjoy a tour of Pittsburgh’s cuisines and beers.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Color Your Carlow
Sip on mimosa’s and mocktails while enjoying step-by-step instructions from an experienced local artist while you paint and leave with a one-of-a-kind painted creation of Carlow University.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Dinner at the Duquesne Club
Celebrate Homecoming Weekend with an all class reception dinner at the Duquesne Club. Class photos at 6:00 p.m., Dinner 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 8, 2017
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Alumni Mass Celebration
Celebrate mass at The Convent of Mercy Chapel

Sunday, October 8, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Jazz Brunch
End the weekend with a fun jazz and brunch with the Sisters of Mercy and members of the Carlow community as you close out the weekend of the celebration.