Fall Weekend 2015

Our Fall Alumni Weekends celebrate the contribution of our Loyalty Fund Associates and other donors to the UNC School of Medicine. We also recognize our Medical Alumni Loyalty Fund Scholars and their promising futures.

Fall Weekend 2014

Download a copy of the Fall Weekend Brochure (pdf format)

We look forward to seeing you in Chapel Hill for the 2015 Fall Medical Alumni Weekend, Friday and Saturday, October 23-24. Come join us in celebrating a great year for the UNC School of Medicine. Reconnect with your fellow alumni for a weekend of activities!

Join us Friday afternoon for the joint Medical Alumni Council and National Loyalty Fund Committee meeting, followed by our reception and dinner where we celebrate our Loyalty Fund Scholarship Program and recognize this year's Loyalty Fund Associates. Then on Saturday, join us for a one-of-a-kind Carolina football game (UNC vs. Virginia) and the Tar Heel Town game day experience.

 

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 23


3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Joint Meeting
Medical Alumni Council and National Loyalty Fund Committee

Room 107 Loudermilk Hall
Paul J. Rizzo Conference Center

Join us for a joint meeting of the Medical Alumni Council and National Loyalty Fund Committee. Come learn and be inspired by what’s happening at UNC School of Medicine. This is a unique opportunity to hear from our dean about the state of our school and learn about significant topics in medical education, research and patient care from esteemed faculty members.

No cost to attend; pre-registration requested.

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Alumni Reception and Dinner
Loudermilk West & Magnolia Room
Paul J. Rizzo Conference Center
Dress is business attire.

Join us for a special evening as we celebrate our Loyalty Fund Scholarship Program, recognize our Loyalty Fund Associates, and honor our Distinguished Faculty Award recipient, Ronald Falk, MD ’77.

$80.00/person

Complimentary event for 2015 Loyalty Fund Associates; Registration Required.

 

Saturday, October 24


TBA
Virginia Cavaliers vs. UNC Tar Heels
Kenan Stadium

Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience at the South Terrace of the Blue Zone at Kenan Stadium, as the Heels take on the Cavaliers. Kickoff is TBD. Food and drink will be served, with alcoholic beverages available for purchase. The Terrace offers a great open, communal space and seating will be available for most, but we expect the Heels will keep you on your feet!

We have a limited number of tickets and we anticipate selling out. All tickets will be sold on a first come, first served basis. For guests that already have tickets to the game, you can join us as a Terrace Guest for food, drink, and company. You will be able to come and go to your purchased seats if you like.

Ticket package $70.00/person
Terrace Guest $20.00/person (for participants who already have football tickets)

Tar Heel Town located at the Bell Tower Park opens 3 hours prior to kickoff and includes something for everyone: The Victory Walk, Bell Tower Climb, Live concerts, Food Trucks and more.

 

Directions/Parking

FRIDAY

The Rizzo Conference Center is located at 150 DuBose House Lane. From the UNC Campus take Hwy 54 East/Raleigh Rd. toward Raleigh; go about 1.2 miles. Turn left onto Meadowmont Lane (across from the Friday Center); go about 0.6 miles. Turn right onto DuBose House Lane. Parking is to the right at the top of the hill. The evening activities are in Loudermilk Hall.

SATURDAY

Most parking lots close to Kenan Stadium on game days are reserved for game personnel and Rams Club members.

  • Public Parking options on Manning Drive (the fee is $10) include: Cardinal Deck, Manning Lot and Jackson Deck
  • Tar Heel Express Park and Ride is the best solution for your game day experience. Shuttles are available from various locations in Chapel Hill for $5 round trip. For details, visit www.townofchapelhill.org or call (919) 968-2769.

 

Accommodations

Please remember rates and availability vary on home football weekends. We encourage you to make your reservations early.


Aloft Hotel
1001 S Hamilton Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
(919) 932-7772

The Carolina Inn
211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
(919) 933-2001

Courtyard by Marriott
100 Marriott Way
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
(919) 883-0700

The Franklin Hotel
311 West Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
(919) 442-9290

The Siena Hotel
1505 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
(919) 929-4000

Residence Inn by Marriott
101 Erwin Road
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
(919) 933-4848