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We do our best to offer something for everyone

We work to find the perfect ways for you to reunite with college classmates, connect and network with our faculty and staff, and hear more about what is happening at St. Ambrose University today!  

Join us at one of these upcoming Alumni events. From happy hours to wine festivals, athletic events to theatrical performances, and even virtual events, we do our best to offer something for everyone.

We frequently add details regarding these events, so check back often or contact the Alumni Office.

Have an idea for a future event? Give Wendy Pondell, Alumni Director, a call at 563-333-6057 to share your suggestion. 

Upcoming Events

Please note that events will be evaluated as they approach and changes may be made to protect the health and safety of our guests, as well as our staff.  You can view current SAU COVID protocols here.

July 24, 2021
Bix 7 Bee Cool Tent
We're ready to greet our alumni runners in the finish line area.  We'll have SAU swag to celebrate your accomplishment!  Look for the blue Bee tents.  Hosted by the SAU Alumni Association Board.  We are also excited to invite SAU faculty and staff to the Alumni House to watch the race this year for our traditional Bix Porch Party.  They've done a tremendous job navigating the past school year!

August 27, 2021
Fighting Bee Golf Classic
Yearly outing that supports Fighting Bee Athletics

October 1-3, 2021
Homecoming
An opportunity to celebrate your time spent at SAU and reconnect with old friends.  We will also celebrate the inauguration of Amy Novak, EdD as our 14th president!

November 2021 (date TBD)
Trivia Night
Our Alumni Association Board is looking forward to the return of its in-person Trivia Night event!

November 30, 2021
Giving Tuesday
After the turkey and shopping, we hope you'll give back to St. Ambrose as we kick off the holiday season.

December 5, 2021
Feast of St. Ambrose & McMullen Awards
Celebrating Ambrosians who live the mission of our university.

December 18, 2021
Winter Commencement 

February 19, 2022
Trivia Night
Our Alumni Association Board is looking forward to the return of its in-person Trivia Night event!

March 5, 2022
Wine at the Warehouse
A casual wine tasting hosted by Dimitri Papageorgio as a way to support student scholarships.

April 9, 2022
Preview Dinner
A formal affair with food and wine pairings, as well as a live and silent auction.  All proceeds benefit student scholarships.

April 2022 (date TBD)
SAU Day of Giving
Will you bee a giver?

May 21, 2021
Spring Commencement

June 9, 2022
Bee Happy Hour
One evening for Ambrosians everywhere to raise their glass to St. Ambrose and what it means to be a Bee!

*invite-only

Buzz Talks Webinar Series

buzz talks postcard

Join us for one of our upcoming alumni presentations.

Additional Details

Homecoming 2021 Plans

Alumni House with Welcome Back Bees banner

Get ready for an inauguration, reunions, and our traditions!

Event Details


It's Time to Connect

Are you ready to reconnect with your alma mater? The St. Ambrose University Alumni Office has so many ways to stay involved, no matter where you are in life. Become an engaged alumnus today!