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Law Reunion

October 19-21, 2018


Schedule of Events

Honoring the classes of 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013, all 50+ classes, and select summer entrant classes.

Reunion registration is open! Register online (

Friday, October 19

  • Daytime: Design your day at the Boyd Law Building! Consider visiting a class, joining alumni and current students for lunch, taking a building tour, or attending an ethics CLE.
  • Evening: Class events hosted by the College of Law at hotelVetro in downtown Iowa City (connected to the Graduate Iowa City-f/k/a the Sheraton). 

Saturday, October 20

  • Daytime: Pre-Game Cookout at the Boyd Law Building and the Iowa football game. 
  • Early Evening: Diversity Reception at the University Club.
  • Evening: Class-specific social events.

Sunday, October 21

  • Reunion Farewell Brunch and 2018 Alumni Awards, Kinnick Stadium Press Box.

Additional Information

Childcare: If you require childcare for any of the weekend events, contact Jill De Young (319-335-9028) or Janey Piersall (319-335-9158).

Football Tickets: Football tickets are available for purchase with your reunion registration (while supplies last).

Reunion 2019

October 18-20: honoring the classes of 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014, all 50+ classes, and specific summer entrant classes.

Reunion Hotels

Two-night stay required

  • Graduate Hotel Iowa City, 210 South Dubuque Street, Iowa City, 319-337-4058 (f/k/a Sheraton),  Reserve online
  • hotelVetro, 201 South Linn Street, Iowa City, 319-337-4961, Reserve online
  • BLOCK CLOSED Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott, 650 Coral Ridge Avenue, Coralville, 319-333-7711, Reserve online
  • Hampton Inn, 1200 1st Avenue, Coralville, 319-351-6600

Two-night stay NOT required

  • Heartland Inn Coralville, 87 2nd Street, Coralville, 319-351-8132/800-334-3277, Reserve online
  • BLOCK FULL Iowa House Hotel (in the Iowa Memorial Union), 125 N. Madison Street, Iowa City, 319-335-3513

More Lodging Information from the Coralville/Iowa City Visitor Bureau


Reunion Years for Summer Entrants

Summer entrant classes had a unique schedule at the College of Law.  Our reunion program is being shaped to recognize this experience.  Since summer entrant classes graduated over two calendar years, we are designating one of the years specifically for the reunion schedule. Please contact Alumni Relations if you have any questions or would like more information (319-335-9158;

Mid-year Graduates

If you wish to have your reunion class year changed to a different "preferred" year, please contact Janey Piersall.

Past Reunion Weekend Photos


Connect with Alumni Relations

Jill De Young is the Assistant Dean and Chief of Staff. 

She graduated with an AB in anthropology and women's studies from the University of Michigan in 1994. She earned her JD from Iowa Law in 1999. She has worked for the College of Law in numerous roles since her graduation. From 1999-2005, she worked in Career Services as the Acting Associate Director and Associate Director. From 2005 to present she has worked in Alumni and External Relations.  In 2009, she served as a member of the Dean's Search Committee.

291 Boyd Law Building

Janey began working under External/Alumni Relations in April 2008.  She spearheads our annual Law Reunion program and alumni committees; and serves as the point person for events in the building and on the road. She also coordinates football parking and pre-game sponsorships. Janey is available to answer questions alumni have and connect them to other departments or other alumni, when needed. If alumni move or switch jobs, we encourage them to contact her with updates to ensure they continue to receive news and alumni event information from the college.

She was first employed at the University of Iowa College of Law in September 2004 at the College of Law Library.

187 Boyd Law Building