Alumni and Development


Come back home to Drake!

Return to campus to see the people and places that helped shape your life. While here, take time to reflect on the rich traditions that define your Drake experience.

If you are interested in being on a reunion committee, please contact Liz Tesar, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, at 515-271-3378 or

To ensure that you'll receive an invitation to an upcoming reunion, be sure to update your information with us, or simply email us!


Saturday, April 25, 2015
All-Greek Reunion

Des Moines: Save the date, reconnect with your Drake family at the All-Greek Reunion during the 106th Drake Relays.

Saturday, April 25, 2015
CBPA Relays Tailgate

Des Moines: Join friends, old and new, from the College of Business and Public Administration for some fun at the CBPA alumni tailgate during relays weekend. Reconnect with fellow Business alumni over yard games, catch up with some of your favorite professors, tour Aliber hall and relive memories of your time on campus.

October 22-24, 2015
Golden Reunion
Des Moines: Save the Date for this year's Golden Reunion.  Classes of 1956 and 1966 are invited back to campus to celebrate their 50th and 60th reunion.  More details to come! If you are intersted in serving on the reuion committee, please contact Liz Tesar at or 515-271-3378. 

October 30 - November 1, 2015
African American Reunion
Des Moines: Reignite your Bulldog pride and return to home turf for the Drake University African American Reunion. Reconnect with the people who helped determine your future, and meet current students pursuing their dreams.  More details to come! If you are intersted in serving on the reuion committee, please contact Liz Tesar at or 515-271-3378. 

April 29-30, 2016
All Pharmacy Reunion
Des Moines: Come home to Drake University to recall old memories, catch up with former professors, and connect with friends at the 2016 All-Pharmacy Reunion. More details to come.  If you are intersted in serving on the reuion committee, please contact Liz Tesar at or 515-271-3378.