Alumni Events

Reunite with your fellow Griffs at our numerous alumni events held throughout the country!

Community Day

Community Clean Up and Happy Hour Hosted By Buffalo Alumni Chapter

The Buffalo Alumni Chapter in conjunction with Campus Ministry invites you to work alongside your neighbors and Canisius alumni to help beautify the Hamlin Park neighborhood.

When we are done, we invite you to join us for drinks at MesQue owned by alumnus Mike Christiano '83! Your first drink is free thanks to the Office of Alumni Engagement!


5:30 - 7:30 pm: Hamlin Park Neighborhood Clean-Up (Meet at Student Center)

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Happy Hour at Mes Que (1420 Hertel Ave., Buffalo)

Tickets are limited so please register by April 19th.

More information or reservations




Class of 1969 50th Reunion  Celebration - May 17 - 19, 20191969 class reunion

Friday, May 18

10:00 am ROTC Commissioning Ceremony | Montante Cultural Center

6:00 - 10:00 PM Open Bar and Dinner Buffet  | 391 Washington Street
$50 per person. Parking is available and a keepsake DVD will be distributed.

Saturday, May 18

10:00 - 11:00 am Commencement Ceremony | Koessler Athletic Center
6:00 pm Cocktails | Montante Cultural Center
7:00 - 10:00 pm Dinner & Dancing | Montante Cultural Center
$85 per person includes hors d'oeuvres, open bar, and sit-down dinner.

Sunday, May 19

10:00 am Golden Plus Mass | Christ the King Chapel
11:00 am Golden Plus Brunch | Richard E. Winter '42 Student Center
$25 per person includes buffet and refreshments.


1954, 1959 and 1964 Reunion


As a member of the class of 1954, 1959 or 1964, you are invited back to campus to participate in a weekend of events to celebrate your reunion.

Saturday, May 18
Reunion Dinner
5:30 - 6:00 pm Cocktails | Richard E. Winter '42 Student Center - Grupp Fireside Lounge
6:00 - 7:30 pm Dinner     | Richard E. Winter '42 Student Center - Grupp Fireside Lounge

$55 per person includes cocktails and sit-down dinner

Sunday, May 19
Golden Plus Mass & Brunch
10:00 am Golden Plus Mass | Christ the King Chapel
11:00 am Golden Plus Brunch | Richard E. Winter '42 Student Center

$25 per person includes buffet and refrreshments.

For information and reservations


Golden Plus Mass & Brunch

Sunday, May 19, 2019

10 am Christ the King Chapel at Canisius College
Brunch will immediately Mass in the Richard E. Winter '42 Student Center.

$25 per person


Canisius Over Cocktails Boston

Canisius Over Cocktails with President John J. Hurley

Please join our host, John R. Connolly '72, for a complimentary Boston area alumni reception, featuring Canisius College President John J. Hurley.

Thursday, June 6, 2019
6:00-8:00 pm
The Union Club of Boston | Eight Park Street, Boston, MA

Kindly rsvp by May 29

For information or reservations


Reunion 2019 Schedule of EventsReunion

Tent party – June 7, 2019
7:00 – 11:00 pm
$35 per person ($40 at the door)

Mass and Social – June 8, 2019
4:00 Mass – Christ the King Chapel
Social immediately following in Palisano Paviliion
$10 per person, $5 for children under four
Information and Registration

The Little Three Golf Tournament

Monday, June 17, 2019

The Little Three proudly holds the title of the oldest continuous intercollegiate alumni golf tournament in the nation. This friendly competition between the three schools is open to alumni and friends alike for golf, dinner or both!

River Oaks Golf Club
201 Whitehaven Blvd.
Grand Island, NY 14072

Monday, June 17, 2019
Time: 11 a.m. – Registration and lunch
Noon – Shotgun start (scramble format)

For more information, contact:
Howard Morgan, ‘86 – 716-286-8772