With many opportunities to connect throughout the year, there is always a reason to come back home and be a part of Hope.

Hope aims to be a lively and engaging campus. Each year we host numerous athletic, arts, academic and alumni events to keep you fully involved even years after graduation. We also connect at regional events around the country and internationally.

Homecoming

October 13–15, 2017

Featuring the Homecoming 5k, Homecoming on 8th St., and the 25th-year reunion, #HopeHomecoming is sure to be a blast! See what's happening.

Alumni Weekend

April 28–29, 2017

Come see the changes on campus or attend your Reunion! Alumni Weekend is non-stop fun, nostaglia, and Blue and Orange spirit.

Hope vs. Calvin Rivalry

February 18, 2017

Don’t have tickets to the big game? Join us for a Rivalry Watch Party near you! More details at hopecalvin.com.

Bob DeYoung Hope Classic

Alumni, families and friends gathered on the green for a beautiful day of golf at the Bob DeYoung Hope Classic on June 12, 2017.

Regional Events
Can’t make it to campus? Look for an event in your area. Hope hosts regional events in communities around the world. See the current listing.

 

Upcoming

  1. Lansing Alumni-Student Networking Event

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    Alumni are invited to take part in a career networking event on March 28 at Lansing Brewing Company.

    Lansing Alumni-Student Networking Event
    Date
    Location
    Lansing Brewing Company
    Lansing Alumni-Student Networking Event 5:30 pm - Lansing Brewing Company
  2. Washington, D.C. Networking Event

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    Join Washington Honors students, alumni, families and friends of Hope College for a networking reception with heavy hors d'oeuvres starting at 5:30 pm.

    Washington, D.C. Networking Event
    Date
    Location
    Marriott Crystal Gateway
    Washington, D.C. Networking Event 5:30 pm - Marriott Crystal Gateway
  3. Living and Working In: Chicago

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    Alumni are invited to take part in a career networking event on April 5 at Rock Bottom Brewery.

    Living and Working In: Chicago
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    Location
    Rock Bottom Brewery and Restaurant
    Living and Working In: Chicago 6:00 pm - Rock Bottom Brewery and Restaurant
  4. Living and Working In Detroit

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    Alumni are invited to take part in a career networking event on April 11 at Hopcat.

    Living and Working In Detroit
    Date
    Location
    Hopcat
    Living and Working In Detroit 6:00 pm - Hopcat
  5. Alumni Weekend 2017

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    Alumni Weekend is always full of special events to connect you with faculty, students and friends from the past.

    Alumni Weekend 2017
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    Alumni Weekend 2017 All Day Event