Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18

Alumni Weekend 2024 is Friday, May 17, and Saturday, May 18, 2024, for alumni with graduation years ending in a "4" or a "9," but as always, everyone is welcome!

Friday, May 17 Events

1973 Pen Pals 11

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.:
See and Shop: Campus Tours and LOGO Store open 

1973 Pen Pals 5

11 a.m. – noon:
50th Reunion Alumni Meet their 5th Grade Pen-Pals and get a tour of the LS classrooms; brief musical performance by Lower School students

Nona Headshot

Nona Yehia '89 Speaks at Community Time with Upper School students

Golden Knights 8

5 – 7 p.m.:
Golden Knights Cocktail Party for all alumni celebrating 50th and higher reunions at head of school, Tom Sheppard's house

Saturday, May 18 Events

2023 Bus Tour 4

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.:
Annual Detroit Bus Tour with David Backhurst

2023 Cocktail 1988

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.:
All-Alumni Cocktail Reception/2024 Distinguished Alumni Induction Ceremony of Nona Yehia Sullivan '89 in the Manoogian Arts Wing

2023 Cocktail dinner 1993

7:30 – 9:30 p.m.:
Class Dinners (organized by class tables) in the Dance Studio

2024 Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend 2023

ULS Alumni Weekend: May 17 & 18, 2024
Where Should I Stay? 
There are lots of fun hotels that have opened in Detroit in recent years; here are some suggested lodging options that might be useful as you plan your visit:

Detroit Foundation Hotel: 250 W Larned Street, Detroit, Michigan 48226

The Siren Hotel: 1509 Broadway Street, Detroit, Michigan 48226

The Shinola Hotel1400 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Michigan 48226

The Courtyard Marriott Detroit: 333 East Jefferson Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48226

The Frederick Stearns House: 8109 East Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI, 48214
Here are a few economical options north of the Grosse Pointes:

Holiday Inn Express Detroit-Warren: 30000 Van Dyke Ave, Warren, MI 48093

Hampton Inn Detroit/Roseville33680 Gratiot Ave, Clinton Twp, MI 48035

Homewood Suites by Hilton: 31993 Van Dyke Ave, Warren, MI 48093

Days Inn by Wyndham: 31327 Gratiot Ave, Roseville, MI 48066
Airbnb and VRBO are also decent alternatives, but I suggest you book fast!
As always, you can contact Katie Durno at or tel. 313.884.4444, ext. 414 for additional information.