WU Alumni Weekend
 

Tours

Friday, Sept. 18 - The Kickoff

Campus Tour

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Meet at the Bearcat Lounge

View your old stomping grounds with new eyes while you tour campus with student guides.

Hallie Ford Art Museum Tour with Roger Hull

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Be guided through Oregon’s third largest art museum by the man who envisioned and helped establish it two decades ago – Professor Emeritus Roger Hull.

Martha Springer Botanical Garden Tour

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Meet at the Bearcat Lounge

Get a tour of Willamette’s “secret” garden! The one acre site is divided into 12 smaller gardens, an alpine rock garden and various theme borders.

Sparks Athletics Center Tour

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Meet in Sparks Center lobby

Bearcat Athletics has a remodeled home! Student athletes will take you on a guided tour of this incredible facility.

Willamette Watering Holes

8:00-11:00 p.m.

Visit favorite haunts and new Salem nightspots on this self-guided pub crawl.

Saturday, Sept. 19 - The Apex

Campus Tour

10:45-11:45 a.m.

Meet at the Bearcat Lounge

View your old stomping grounds with new eyes while you tour campus with student guides.

Hallie Ford Museum of Art Tour

10:45-11:45 a.m.

Oregon’s third largest art museum celebrates the creativity of the human spirit as it is reflected in the art of different cultures, different places and different times.

Martha Springer Botanical Garden Tour

10:45-11:45 a.m.

Tour Willamette’s “secret” garden! The one acre site is divided into 12 smaller gardens, an alpine rock garden and various theme borders.

Sorority Open Houses

1:30-3:30 p.m.

The young ladies of Alpha Chi Omega, Pi Beta Phi and Delta Gamma invite their alumni sisters to come by for informal tours of their houses and for conversation about Greek life in their chapters today.

Wine Tasting Tour

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Leave the car behind and enjoy a guided afternoon tour in the spectacular Eola-Amity Hills wine country! Transportation is included. Details TBA.

Zena Forest & Farm Tour

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Meet at the Bearcat Lounge

Get a guided tour of 305 acres of ecologically diverse and historically significant land, which is overseen by Willamette’s Sustainability Institute.

Oregon Garden Tour

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Oregon Garden, Silverton

Take a narrated tram ride through the Oregon Garden in Silverton, an 80-acre botanical garden featuring more than 20 specialty gardens. Transportation and guide are included.

Sunday, Sept. 20 - The Wind Down

Sparks Athletic Center Tour

10:00-11:00 a.m.

Meet in Sparks Center lobby

Bearcat Athletics has a remodeled home! Student athletes will take you on a guided tour of this incredible facility.