Radford University Alumni Events

2024 All Alumni Events Calendar

January - March

January 23-24 | Advocacy Day
Washington, D.C.
Hosted by Radford University

January 27 | Volunteer Summit
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations SEE THE PHOTOS!

February 1-29 | February is for Highlanders
Celebrate Highlanders everywhere, all month long!
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

February 6 - 8 | RAD48
Support Radford Athletics from anywhere!

February 6 | Roanoke Chapter Planning Lunch
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter

February 6 | Roanoke Chapter Planning Dinner
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter

February 8 | Charlotte Chapter Planning Dinner
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter

February 15 | Richmond Chapter Planning Dinner
Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter

February 16 | Education Fair

Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Center for Career and Talent Development

February 16 | Raleigh Chapter Planning Dinner
Durham, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter


February 17 | Tartan Town Tailgate - MBB @ High Point University

High Point, NC
Hosted by the Triad Alumni Chapter

February 21 | Delmarva Chapter Planning Dinner
Fenwick Island, DE
Hosted by the Delmarva Alumni Chapter

March 6-10 | Big South Conference Basketball Tournament
High Point, NC
GET YOUR TICKETS!

March 13 | Spring Career Fair
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Center for Career and Talent Development

March 24 | Radford University Day at the Washington Capitals
Washington, D.C.
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter
 

April - June

April 4 | Senior Block Party
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

April 13 | Fashion Fete
Radford, VA
Hosted by College of Visual and Performing Arts

April 26 | Red & White Gala
Radford, VA
Hosted by Radford University Athletics

April 26 | Radford Baseball Reunion Weekend
Radford, VA
Hosted by Radford University Baseball
*For more details, contact the Radford Baseball staff

May 18 | Alumni Adventure Series: The Pinnacle
Russell County, VA
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations

May 30 | Tidewater Alumni Chapter Scholarship Golf Tournament
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

June 27 | National Capital Region Alumni Chapter Golf Tournament
Haymarket, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

July - September

Aug 2 | Radford Night at Nationals Park
Washington, D.C.
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations

Sept 20 | Richmond Alumni Chapter Golf Tournament
Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter
 

October - December

Oct 3 - 5 | HOMECOMING
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Alumni Association

2023 All Alumni Events Calendar

January - March

January 10 | Tidewater Chapter Planning Session
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

January 11 | Men's Basketball Pre-game Social and Game
Rock Hill, SC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter

January 13 | Highlands Chapter Planning Session
Bristol, VA
Hosted by the Highlands Alumni Chapter

January 13 | Roanoke Chapter Planning Session
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter

January 26 | Men's Basketball Watch Party
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

January 26 | Men's Basketball Watch Party
Reston, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

February 4 | Radford University Volunteer Summit SEE THE PHOTOS!
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

February 9 | Men's Basketball Watch Party
Reston, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

February 16 | Men's Basketball Watch Party
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

March 1 - 5 | Big South Basketball Championships SEE THE PHOTOS!
Charlotte, NC
Visit www.bigsouthsports.com for details!

March 2 | Big South Basketball Championships - WBB vs. Presbyterian
Charlotte, NC

March 3 | Radford Alumni and Friends Pre-Game Social at the Big South Conference Championships SEE THE PHOTOS!
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations and Radford University Athletics

March 3 | Big South Basketball Championships - MBB vs. Winthrop SEE THE PHOTOS!
Charlotte, NC

March 4 | Radford Alumni and Friends Pre-Game Social at the Big South Conference Championships SEE THE PHOTOS!
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations and Radford University Athletics

March 4 | Big South Basketball Semifinals - MBB vs. Campbell SEE THE PHOTOS!
Charlotte, NC

March 4 | Big South Basketball Semifinals - WBB vs. Gardner-Webb SEE THE PHOTOS!
Charlotte, NC

March 7 | Admissions Reception - Fairfax
Fairfax, VA
Hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

March 7 | Admissions Reception - Richmond
Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Richmond Alumni Chapter

March 12 | Admissions Reception - Roanoke
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Roanoke Alumni Chapter

March 15 | Spring Career Fair
Radford University - Main Campus
Hosted by the Center for Career and Talent Development

March 22 | Admissions Reception - Abingdon
Abingdon, VA
Hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Highlands Alumni Chapter

March 23 | Admissions Reception - Williamsburg
Williamsburg, VA
Hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

March 25 | Get Your Rear in Gear 5k with the Charlotte Alumni Chapter
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter in support of team leader Robin Viar '94

April - June

April 6 | Senior Block Party during Traditions Week
Russell Hall, First Floor
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations in partnership with Traditions Week SEE THE PHOTOS!

April 7 | RUC Spring Fling
Radford University - RUC/Roanoke Campus
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations in partnership with Traditions Week

April 13-14 | Senior Exit Interviews/Legacy Stole Distribution
Russell Hall
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

April 13 | School of Nursing Social and Advisory Meeting
Roanoke Higher Ed Learning Center and by Zoom
Hosted by the School of Nursing

April 14-15 | Radford University Baseball Alumni Weekend
Radford, VA
Hosted by Radford University Baseball


April 15 | Fashion Fête
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Department of Design

April 21 | Radford University Ambassadors Banquet
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

April 22 | Service Project: A Day with Miracle League of the Triangle

Raleigh, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh Alumni Chapter

April 28 | Red & White Gala
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Highlander Club

April 30 | Radford Night at Symphonicity - Come out and support alumnus Daniel Boothe '06, Music Director and Conductor
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter
Use case-sensitive coupon code for 20% off Apr. 30 concert: Radford

April 30 | Meet the Maestro at Three Notch'd Brewing - Come meet Music Director and Conductor Daniel Boothe '06 after the concert
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

May 5-6 | Spring Commencement
Radford, VA
www.radford.edu/commencement

May 13 | West End Weekend Welcome at Glencoe Museum
Radford, VA
Hosted by the New River Valley Alumni Chapter

May 20 | Alumni Adventures: Molly's Knob
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations SEE THE PHOTOS!

June 1 | Inaugural Virginia Beach Golf Tournament supporting the Honor Fund Scholarship at Radford University
Virginia Beach, VA
Co-hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter and RU Honor Fund SEE THE PHOTOS!

June 1 | Tidewater Sunset Social
Virginia Beach, VA
Co-hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter and RU Honor Fund

June 3 | Tidewater Clean the Bay Day Service Project
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

June 3 | Tidewater Chapter Social at Shorebreak Pizza
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

June 8 | National Capital Region | Gather & Plan Lunch
Fredericksburg, VA
Co-hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter, Kim "KT" Taylor-Wilson '88, M.S. '92 and Bill Wilson '88

June 8 | National Capital Region | Gather & Plan Dinner
Fredericksburg, VA
Co-hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter, Kim "KT" Taylor-Wilson '88, M.S. '92 and Bill Wilson '88

June 17 | Radford Night at the Salem Red Sox
Salem, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

June 22 | National Capital Region Golf Tournament
Haymarket, VA
Proceeds benefit the Washington D.C. Alumni Scholarship SEE THE PHOTOS!

July - September

July 7 | Radford Night at the Charlotte Knights
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

July 11 | NRV Chapter Rooftop Social at Bee & Butter
Radford, VA
Hosted by the New River Valley Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

July 28 | Radford Night at The Diamond

Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

July 29 | Atlanta Chapter Gathering at Punchbowl Social
Atlanta, GA
Hosted by the Atlanta Alumni Chapter 

August 4 | Radford Night at the Norfolk Tides

Norfolk, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

August 7 | Highlander Club Golf
Blacksburg, VA
Hosted by the Highlander Club

August 11 | Radford Night at Nationals Park
Washington, D.C.
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations SEE THE PHOTOS! Album I, Album II - The Highlander

August 14 - 18 | Move-In/Legacy Welcome Events

Radford, VA
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations

August 17 | Alumni Networking Hour at BT's

Radford, VA
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations and the New River Valley Alumni Chapter. Sponsored by BT's, a #RadfordAlumni-owned business! SEE THE PHOTOS!

August 18 | Radford Night at the Durham Bulls
Durham, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!
Join us for a pre-game social at Tobacco Road Sports Cafe before the game at 5:00pm!

August 21-23 | Alumni Office Scarecrows

Radford University - Main Campus
Catch us around campus! We love helping our students find their way!

August 25 | Club Fair
Radford University - Main Campus
Hosted by the Club Programming Committee

August 31 | Radford Night at Party in Elmwood Park
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

September 2 | Highlander 5K
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Highlander Club

September 13 | Richmond Charity Challenge
Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter

September 15 - 17 | Family Weekend
Radford, VA
Hosted by Radford University

September 22 | Richmond Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament
Richmond, VA
Proceeds benefit the Richmond Chapter Alumni Scholarship SEE THE PHOTOS!

October - December

October 14 | Highlander Festival
Radford, VA
Hosted by the City of Radford and Radford University

October 19 - 21 | Homecoming

Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

October 29 | Alumni Hospitality at the Big South Conference Cross Country Championships
Salem, VA | Green Hill Park
Hosted by the Radford University Cross Country program
*Please RSVP to Head Coach Shelli Sayers at rsayers1@radford.edu


October 30 | Tales of The Traveler
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

November 6 | Night of Service: Women Giving Back
Sterling, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter
SEE THE PHOTOS!

November 6 | Tartan Town Tailgate - MBB @ UNC
Raleigh, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter

November 15 | Education Day at the Dedmon Center
Radford, VA
Hosted by Radford University Athletics


November 15 | Tartan Town Tailgate - MBB @ VCU

Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter
SEE THE PHOTOS!

November 17 | Tartan Town Tailgate - MBB @ JMU
Harrisonburg, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

November 27 | Tidewater Chapter Planning Dinner
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

November 29 | Tartan Town Tailgate - MBB @ ODU
Norfolk, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

December 8-9 | Radford University Commencement
Radford, VA
SEE THE PHOTOS!

December 11 | Alumni Author: Sarah Sells
Abingdon, VA
Hosted by the VA Highlands Alumni Chapter
SEE THE PHOTOS!

December 12 | Highlands Chapter Planning Dinner
Bristol, VA
Hosted by the Highlands Alumni Chapter

2022 All Alumni Events Calendar

January - March

January 11 | New River Valley Chapter Planning Session
Radford, VA
Hosted by the New River Valley Alumni Chapter

January 13 | Highlands Chapter Planning Session
Bristol, VA
Hosted by the Highlands Alumni Chapter

January 27 | Tidewater Chapter Planning Session
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

February 5 | Volunteer Summit 2022 and Winter Celebration
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations

February 12 | Alumni Social and MBB at Hampton
Hampton, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

February 16 | Highlander Wisdom Series with Nicole Gwanzura '12, MBA '13
Virtual Event

February 17 | Charlotte Chapter Planning Session
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter

February 19 | Raleigh-Durham Chapter Planning Session
Raleigh, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter

February 24 | Richmond Chapter Planning Session
Henrico, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter

March 10 | National Capital Region Planning Session
Ashburn, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

March 13 | Reception for Admitted Students with the Office of Admissions
Fairfax, VA
Hosted jointly with the Office of Admissions


March 14 | Reception for Admitted Students with the Office of Admissions
Norfolk, VA
Hosted jointly with the Office of Admissions

March 15 | Reception for Admitted Students with the Office of Admissions
Glen Allen, VA
Hosted jointly with the Office of Admissions

April - June

April 7 | Russell Hall Block Party during Traditions Week
Radford, VA
Celebrating our Seniors, open to all students
SEE THE PHOTOS!

April 9 | Miracle League of the Triangle Service Day
Raleigh, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter

April 29 | Alumni Social at Tobacco Road Sports Cafe
Durham, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter

April 29 | Radford University Night at the Durham Bulls
Durham, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh-Durham Alumni Chapter 

April 30 | Highlander 5K presented by Carilion Clinic
Radford, VA
To benefit Radford Athletics
SEE THE PHOTOS!

May 7 | Spring Commencement
Radford, VA
Radford University
SEE THE PHOTOS!

May 21 | Inaugural Alumni Adventure at Grayson Highlands State Park
Mouth of Wilson, VA
Alumni Adventure Series
SEE THE PHOTOS!

May 21 | Alumni Social at alumni-owned Damascus Brewing
Damascus, VA
Hosted by the Highlands Alumni Chapter

May 21 | Alumni Social at Twisted Track Brewpub
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter


May 21 | Alumni Social at alumni-owned Lost Rhino Brewing
Ashburn, VA
Hosted by Mike "Flip" DeFilippo '90 and the National Capital Region Chapter

June 3 | Red & White Gala
Radford, VA
To benefit Radford Athletics

June 4 | Radford Alumni help with Clean the Bay Day Service Project
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

June 4 | Alumni Social at Shorebreak Pizza and Taphouse
Virginia Beach, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

June 8 | Radford Alumni Social at West End Wednesday 
Radford, VA
Hosted by the New River Valley Alumni Chapter

June 10 | James Webb Space Telescope, Community Event Day 1
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Planetarium

June 10 | Radford Alumni Night at the Winston-Salem Dash
Winston-Salem, NC
Hosted by the NC Triad Alumni Chapter

June 11 | James Webb Space Telescope, Community Event Day 2
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Planetarium

June 18 | Alumni Social at alumni-owned Southern Revere Cellars
Louisa, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter

June 23 | National Capital Region Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament presented by Virtual Logic
Haymarket, VA
National Capital Region Alumni Chapter to benefit the Washington D.C. Alumni Scholarship
SEE THE PHOTOS!

June 29 | Radford Alumni Night at the Norfolk Tides
Norfolk, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

July - September

July 14 | Alumni Social at Party in Elmwood Park
Roanoke, VA
Hosted by the Roanoke Alumni Chapter
SEE THE PHOTOS!

July 16 | Alumni Social at Otium Cellars with live music from 5¢ Lucy
Purcellville, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

July 21 | Radford Alumni Night at the Pulaski River Turtles
Pulaski, VA
Hosted by the New River Valley Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

July 28 | Business over Bagels
Chesapeake, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter

July 29 | Radford Alumni at the Richmond Flying Squirrels at The Diamond
Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

August 6 | Radford University Day at Charlotte FC

Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

August 12 | Radford University Night at Nationals Park

Come meet Radford University's new President Dr. Bret Danilowicz, First Lady Kay Danilowicz, and new Radford Baseball head coach Alex Guerra '11! SEE THE PHOTOS! Had your photo taken with the Highlander? LOOK HERE!
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

August 18 | Alumni Employee Social Semester Kick-off at BT's 
Radford, VA
Hosted by the New River Valley Alumni Chapter SEE THE PHOTOS!

August 18 - 19 |
Alumni Legacy Popsicles on the Porch during Move-in
Radford, VA
Stop by the Russell Hall Side Porch! GET THE DETAILS!

August 20 | Alumni Social at the Winston-Salem Tennis Open
Winston-Salem, NC
Hosted by the NC Triad Alumni Chapter

August 25 | Business over Bagels
Chesapeake, VA
Hosted by the Tidewater Alumni Chapter DETAILS

September 7 | Tartan Tour at English Meadows Farms
Elliston, VA
Radford University Presidential Tour SEE THE PHOTOS!

September 21 | 10th Annual Alumni Charity Challenge
Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Richmond Alumni Chapter


September 23 | Richmond Chapter Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament
Meadowbrook Country Club
Richmond Alumni Chapter to benefit the Richmond Chapter Alumni Scholarship SEE THE PHOTOS!

September 29 - October 1 | Homecoming 2022
Radford, VA 
RELIVE THE FUN!

October - December

September 29 - October 1 | Homecoming 2022
Radford, VA
SEE THE PHOTOS!

October 25 | Radford Haunts
Radford, VA
Hosted by the Radford University Office of Alumni Relations
SEE THE PHOTOS!

December 6 | NCR Chapter Planning Dinner
Vienna, VA
Hosted by the National Capital Region Alumni Chapter

December 7 | Charlotte Chapter Planning Dinner
Charlotte, NC
Hosted by the Charlotte Alumni Chapter

December 10 | Raleigh Chapter Planning Brunch
Raleigh, NC
Hosted by the Raleigh Alumni Chapter