Class Reunions

We can’t wait to see you again in your orange and blue! Let us help you connect with your fellow DVM classmates.

Class Reunion Information

If you are a College of Veterinary Medicine alum, we want to help you create a reunion that is as memorable as your years here. The college offers many options to assist in planning your class reunion:

Recent Reunions

Class of 1965
Class of 1970
Class of 1971

Class of 1970 Reunion

For information or questions, contact: Michael Kastello (

Class of 1970 Schedule:

Day 1: October 6, 2022 
Welcome Reception | Champaign Country Club
6:00 – 9:00 PM

Day 2: October 7, 2022
Tour of the College of Veterinary Medicine
10:00 AM to 12 Noon

Lunch and Learn with Dr. Rebecca Smith | College of Veterinary Medicine Atrium
12:30  to 1:30 PM

Reunion Banquet | Alice Campbell Alumni Center
Cocktails 6:00 PM | Dinner 7:00 PM

Day 3: October 8, 2022
Pre-game Tailgate | Memorial Stadium
Time: TBD
Hosted by the College of Veterinary Medicine

Illini Vs. Iowa Hawkeyes | Memorial Stadium
Time: TBD

Post-Game Pizza Buffet | Papa Dels Pizza
Time: TBD


Class of 1997 Reunion

For information or questions, contact: Julia Whittington (

Class of 1997 Schedule:

Day 1: September 29, 2022 
Fall Conference for Veterinarians will be held September 29 & 30. If you want to come ahead of Saturday’s official reunion event and get some CE credit, please do. Don’t forget to register at

Day 2: September 30, 2022
Also, before our official gathering on Friday, September 30 the alumni reception will be from 4:30 – 6:30pm at Papa Del’s.
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Day 3: October 1, 2022
THE REAL REUNION happens Today!

BBQ, drinks and music…No crazy costumes unless you want to! | 5007 Chestnut Grove Dr., Champaign, IL. (Home of Anne Barger and Patty McElroy)


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