See below for a list of our frequently asked questions!
The deadline to register is Friday, May 5, 2023.
Weekend parking permits are in your registration packet. Please post your permit on the dashboard of your vehicle at all times. Vehicles parked on campus illegally or without permits may be ticketed. Vehicles parked in fire lanes will be towed by the village.
Please keep in mind the Knox County Sheriff's Office may ticket vehicles parked illegally in non-campus areas, so take note of the fire lanes and the two-hour limits on spaces in the village center.
The College is not able to assist with tickets issued by the Sheriff's Office. If you have any questions about parking, please inquire at the Campus Safety Office, 740-427-5000. Do not park on the shoulder along Route 308 (Chase Avenue); it is a state route and cars left there will be towed.
Check-in will be available at the Registration Center at Gaskin 112 just north of the Gambier Deli.
Registration Center Hours
Thursday: 12 - 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Campus Safety Office: 740-427-5000
Operators answer the campus emergency line 24 hours a day. Call this number to report any incident or if you require medical attention.
Emergency phones, identified by a blue light, are located throughout the campus. To use, open the box beneath the blue light and press the red button. Campus Safety will respond and will be dispatched to your location.
Yes! We will be providing shuttle service to and from the Mount Vernon Grand, the Mount Vernon Inn and the Holiday Inn Express from 7 - 11 p.m. Friday, and 5 p.m. - 12 a.m. Saturday.
The College is unable to provide transportation to and from the airport due to the volume of alumni and guests we are anticipating at various times and the resources it would require to offer transportation. Below are companies you can reach out to organize transportation based on your schedule.
Columbus Coach | 614-372-0355 or 800-476-3004
Elite Transport Group | 740-507-6993 or 740-507-6615
Mary's Wheels, LLC | 614-306-8744
S&G Events Services | 740-398-5341
Urban Express Charter
If you choose to rent a vehicle, here are the options available at the airport.
Most events are casual. The All-Reunion Soiree will be cocktail attire. Be sure to check the weather in the days prior to the weekend to adequately pack for early summer weather in Ohio.
Basic linens, a light blanket and a pillow are provided, but please bring whatever else would make you feel more at home, such as an extra blanket, hair dryer, mirror, your favorite pillow, towels, toiletires and a fan. Most rooms are doubles (two XL twin beds) with some singles. When you arrive on campus, please check in at the Registration Center located at 112 Gaskin (just north of the Deli), where you will receive your registration packet and keys.
A weekend dining package for through-the-line meals at Peirce Dining Hall is available for purchase during registration. Individual meals will be available for purchase at the door of the Peirce servery. We will also have numerous food trucks on campus and our local restaurants will be open and ready to welcome alumni back to Gambier!
Learn more about the 50th Reunion for 2023, including registration dates, housing options and meal plans, at kenyon.edu/50th-schedule.
Yes! The hospitality tent will have beer and wine available throughout the weekend. The alumni soiree will also offer beer and wine.
Yes, additional drink tickets will be available for purchase in the Registration Center located at 112 Gaskin.
We understand that accidents happen. However, these items come at a great cost to the college and in order to continue offering these wonderful events, we must charge a replacement fee. A fee of $150 will be charged for lost dorm keys. You can come to the registration center for assistance.
KenyonPublic is intended for any guest on Kenyon's campus requiring quick access to the wireless network. Authentication is not required; guests need only accept our terms of service. However, intranet work services (such as printing, network drive access) are unavailable on this network. This network serves the needs of most guests on campus.
Everyone should check in at registration to receive a nametag, appropriate wristband, drink tickets, parking pass and dorm keys if staying on campus.
Yes, you may cancel your registration and request a full refund of your meal and housing fees up to 90 days following the date you registered. Cancellation requests following the 90 day period will incur a 3% fee from the payment processor. Gift amounts will not be reimbursed unless expressly noted by the registrant via email or phone communication. Cancellations will not be processed the week of Reunion.