Weekend Planning

Below, we’ve listed helpful information, resources and directions for Alumni Weekend 2017. All questions can be directed to Alumni Relations at alumnirelations@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or feel free to call us at 717-531-1651, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Hershey offers many overnight accommodations. We recommend booking early as the area is a popular weekend destination. During Sept. 13-17, the area hosts thousands for "America's Largest RV Show."

View schedule of events.

ACCOMMODATIONS

For your convenience, a block of rooms at a reduced rate has been set aside for alumni at the hotels listed below. Please contact the hotel directly to make your lodging reservations. Be sure to mention Penn State College of Medicine Alumni Weekend to receive the discounted rate. 

Hilton Garden Inn of Hershey 
Tel: 877-782-9444 
$134 per night | Book by August 24

Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott 

Tel: 717-520-5240
$189 per night | Book by August 15

The Hershey Lodge
Tel: 800-437-7439 
$209 per night | Book by August 15

The Hotel Hershey
Tel: 800-437-7439 
$299 per night | Book by July 31

 

LOCAL HERSHEY-AREA RESTAURANTS

Whether your're arriving early, staying for a long weekend, or planning a Saturday dinner as an alumnus not in reunion, we invite you to enjoy dinner in one of Hershey's unique, locally-run restaurants. A helpful listing of area restaurants is located at visithersheyharrisburg.org

 

REUNION CLASS BOOKLET SUBMISSIONS 

Alumni with a class year ending in 2 or 7 are encouraged to share their updated contact information for our reunion booklets. Updates must be submitted by August 15.

REGISTRATION AND REFUND POLICY

Registration and payment are required no later than Friday, September 1, 2017. Registration for Alumni Weekend will NOT be accepted after September 1, and all reservations must be paid in full at the time of registration. Refunds for Alumni Weekend will be given if written notification is received by September 2. No refunds will be given after this date. For more information regarding registration or refunds, please call 717-531-1651

IMPORTANT ADDRESSES FOR EVENT DIRECTIONS

Penn State College of Medicine: 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA
AACA Museum: 161 Museum Drive, Hershey, PA
Hotel Hershey: 100 Hotel Road, Hershey, PA

HERSHEY TRAFFIC

On Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16, there is a large RV show at the Giant Center which attracts thousands of visitors each year. With the anticipated increase in number of visitors to the area, please be sure to plan accordingly by allowing for extra travel time and booking accommodations early.

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Visit hersheypa.com for information on where to spend extra time with family and friends.

CAMPUS MAP AND DIRECTIONS

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Campus Map is available here
Directions to Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA can be found online here.