University Advancement

Bulldogs don't always stay in
Des Moines

The Office of Alumni Relations hosts events all over the country to bring the Drake experience to you!


Browse our list of events to find one in your area!   

Saturday, September 22
DU Good Day
Join fellow Bulldogs across the country in our national day of service!

Tuesday, October 2
Let's DU Lunch with Darian DeVries and Jennie Baranczyk
Join your fellow Des Moines area alumni at Let's DU Lunch and hear from Drake University's basketball coaches.

Saturday, October 20
Drake vs. Dayton Alumni Brunch Pregame
Join your fellow alumni for brunch before we watch Drake take on the Dayton Flyers. 

Tuesday, November 13
Let's DU Lunch with Jay Beyers, Jennifer Chittenden, Rick Tollakson, and Justin Mandelbaum
Join your fellow Des Moines area alumni at Let's DU Lunch and learn from a Downtown Development Panel.

Saturday, December 1
Alumni Day at U.S. Bank Stadium — More information to come regarding a pre-game gathering. 
The Drake Men's Basketball team is headed to a tournament in the Twin Cities. Get your tickets today! 

Saturday, December 15
Hy-Vee Classic—More information to come. 
Join your fellow Central Iowa Alumni to watch Iowa State, Iowa, UNI, and Drake come together in a day of basketball! 

April 25-27, 2019
50/60 Reunion
Alumni from 1959 and 1969 are invited back to campus to celebrate reunion and reconnect with former classmates. 

May 4–5, 2019
Choir Reunion 
Join your fellow choir alumni for a reunion and send-off concert for Dr. Aimee Beckmann-Collier before her retirement.