2015 Wofford Alumni couple on lawn in front of Old Main

Wofford Class of 1969 50 Year Reunion

Saturday, May 18- Sunday, May 19, 2019

Wofford College cordially invites you to celebrate your 50th Class Reunion and be an honored participant at Commencement Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19, 2019. See below for information about the weekend schedule, registration and the Class of 1969 Bio Book:

Reunion Schedule & Registration

You will have the opportunity to attend the Baccalaureate service and enjoy a 50th reunion gathering on Saturday evening, then lead the Class of 2019 in the Commencement ceremony on Sunday morning. We will provide caps and gowns and have you seated as a class with the graduating seniors. If you have a gown and/or hood from another institution that you would like to wear, you are welcome to do so.

 

Saturday, May 18:
2 p.m. | Check-in and registration at the Spartanburg Marriott 
4:30 p.m. | Board shuttle from Marriott to campus
5 p.m. | Wofford Baccalaureate Service
6 p.m. | Class of 1969 photo
6:15 p.m. | Class of 1969 Reunion (Cocktails & dinner)
9 p.m. | Board shuttle back to Marriott 

Sunday, May 19:
7:30 a.m. Breakfast at Spartanburg Marriott
8:30 a.m. | Board shuttle from Spartanburg Marriott to campus
8:45 a.m. | Robing
9:30 a.m. | Wofford Commencement exercises
11:30 a.m. | Board shuttle back to Spartanburg Marriott, box lunch available 


You will be receiving a formal invitation in the mail. You may return the enclosed response card to RSVP, or you may register online using this form or contact the Wofford Alumni Association using the phone number or email address below.  Please RSVP by April 19, 2019.

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Class of 1969 Bio Book Submissions

We are creating a bio book for the Class of 1969, and we want to make sure you are in it! Even if you are unable to attend your 50 year reunion, we want to include you in the Class of 1969 Bio Book. Submit your biographical information by filling out this online form and emailing a headshot to reunion@wofford.edu. If you are unable to fill out your bio form online, please contact us to request a PDF version of the bio book form to fill out and mail back. The deadline to submit your bio for inclusion in the Class of 1969 Bio Book is Wednesday, April 10. No exceptions. 

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Hotel Reservations 

Please contact the Spartanburg Downtown Marriott directly at 864-596-1211 to make your reservations. Ask for the Class of 1969 Reunion block (do not mention Wofford) for $209.95 per night. The block includes Friday and Saturday night, and there is not a two night minimum. This includes breakfast for two in the hotel's Sparks restaurant. If you do not mention 1969, they will tell you the hotel is booked. Reservations must be made by April 26, 2019 to guarantee the special rate.

 

One more reminder...

We will provide caps and gowns for the Class of 1969 for Commencement, but if you have a hood or regalia from another institution for a higher degree, you are welcome to wear it. In addition, if you would like to rent a hood, you can contact Rebecca Liakos from the Wofford Bookstore at 864-582-6514 and she will be happy to assist you.

 

Questions?

Please contact the Alumni Association at 864-597-4185 or reunion@wofford.edu

Class of 1969 Reunion Committee Members

Terry Chisholm
Ed Cole
Johnston Dantzler
Craig Davis
Priest Fuller
Gene Grace
Marvin Grooms
Jack Kaplan
Skipper Lancaster
Rex Maynard
Foster McLane
Dickie Myers
Jim Pitisci
Perrin Powell
Tim Remaley