Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is Invited to the Fall 2022 Reunion?

    This Reunion will celebrate the classes of ’17, ’12, ’07, ’02, and ’97.

  • Are International Alumni Allowed to Attend?

    Yes! Alumni and guests arriving from international locations must comply with the U-M and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention requirements and guidelines. This University webpage keeps up with relevant information as details change.

  • Are LLM and SJD Recipients Invited to Reunion?

    Yes! LLM and SJD graduates are invited to Reunion for their five-year milestones, just like JD alumni. LLM and SJD graduates are also welcome to attend the Reunion of the 1L class that they started with at Michigan Law, as many SJD and LLM candidates forge strong ties with the JD class that started at the same time.

  • When Can I Register for Reunion?

    Registration will close Friday, September 9, 2022. Please note we will not offer on-site (walk-in) registration during Reunion. Visit the Registration page for more information.

  • How Do I Purchase Football Tickets?

    Information about how to purchase football tickets will be shared in your email confirmation once you register for Reunion. Football tickets are $80 each and must be ordered by August 26th. There is a limit of 4 tickets per Reunion celebrant and seats will be assigned by class year.

  • Will Children 12 and Under Be Allowed to Attend?

    Children between the ages of 5–12 can attend by completing the vaccine attestation or by showing a negative test taken within 72 hours of arriving on campus. Children under the age of 5 do not require vaccine attestation or proof of a negative test.

  • Will There be Activities for Children 12 and Under?

    While our Reunions primarily feature social events, intellectual programming, and experiences that appeal to adults, children of alumni are welcome to attend all programs. Please check the schedule for more information.

  • Will Childcare Resources be Available?

    Michigan Law is not able to provide childcare services or make specific recommendations for providers. There are, however, many reputable third-party childcare services available in the Ann Arbor area.

  • What if I Need to Cancel?

    Our cancellation/refund deadline is two weeks prior to Reunion events (Friday, September 9, 2022). We will fully refund cancellations before the deadline; we will not refund cancellations after this deadline. We will make an exception for COVID-related cancellation requests after the deadline. If you have a COVID-related need to cancel after the deadline, please call our office directly at 734.615.4535. 

  • What if the Law School (or University) has to cancel the Reunion?

    If the University or the Law School determines that the Reunion must be canceled (due to changes in the COVID situation locally or nationally), we will give refunds to all registered guests. All hotel and travel cancellations are the responsibility of the alumni/guest and should be made with the vendor directly.

  • Do I Need to Register for Each Individual Event?

    We require registration for all events with an associated cost to attend. For all other events, registration is requested. Your advance registration helps us plan the best event experience for everyone.

Additional Information

  • Other Family-Friendly Activities

    In addition to the Law School Reunion events, browse this list for other activities to do throughout the weekend, including plenty of family-friendly activities, in Ann Arbor and southeast Michigan.

  • Parking and Transportation

    Parking downtown can be challenging during peak periods. However, the hotels provide ample parking. Metered street parking is $2.10/hour, payable with credit card, coin, or by downloading the eparkA2 smartphone app. (Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m.–6 p.m.). Most of the street parking surrounding the Law School are now ePark meter spaces. Uber and Lyft also operate in the area.

  • Scavenger Hunt

    Explore the Law School and Ann Arbor, take photos of the places you’re asked to find, and finish up at Blank Slate Creamery for ice cream! This is a perfect opportunity for parents (and grandparents) to show their kids (and grandkids) some of the things they love about the Law School and Ann Arbor. Of course, kids are NOT required to participate. Reminisce and (re)visit your favorite places around the Law School and Ann Arbor. A checklist of the items will be available at Reunion Registration.

  • Golf Information

    Reserve a tee time at the University of Michigan Golf Course by calling 734.615.GOLF beginning at 7 a.m. seven days in advance. Identify yourself as a member of the Law School Reunion to make a reservation.

  • Dress Code

    Suggested attire for class dinners is business or cocktail attire. Attire is casual for all other events—we encourage spirit wear!

  • Michigan Law Gear

    The Law School and the M Den have teamed up to make specialized Michigan Law apparel available onsite at the reunion and online through the Michigan Law Marketplace. A percentage of all sales comes back to Law School student groups to help support their activities.

    You can also visit the M Den stores on State Street and at Briarwood Mall while you’re in Ann Arbor. On game day, M Den also has stalls inside Michigan Stadium and sets up a tent on the corner of Main Street and Stadium Boulevard across from the Big House.

  • Special Assistance

    Reunion facilities are wheelchair accessible. If you need special arrangements, please notify the Reunion Events Office at 734.615.4535 or lawevents@umich.edu.

  • U-M Non-Smoking Policy

    U-M is smoke-free. As part of the University of Michigan’s ongoing effort to create a healthier environment for its faculty, staff, and students, our campus is smoke-free. This extends the smoke-free environment of U-M buildings to the campus grounds. Smoking is prohibited on sidewalks adjacent to public thoroughfares. Thank you for your cooperation.