MedCat Reunion Weekend

The UA College of Medicine – Tucson invites all UA COM-T alumni and guests back to campus September 2022 to celebrate and reminisce with old friends. Come see how we’ve grown and enjoy camaraderie with your classmates once again. The most important ingredient for a memorable weekend is YOU!

We are thrilled to recognize the Class of 1972 and help them celebrate their 50TH YEAR REUNION

Reunion Weekend celebrating the classes of not only 1972 but also 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012 will be September 29 - October 1, 2022.  Update your contact info here.

Planning on attending?  Please click on link to the left to let your classmates know.  Interested in helping contact classmates or organizing class specific events?  Contact Jill Hall at or 520-621-0214.

WE NEED YOUR PHOTOS! Please upload photos of you and your classmates by clicking here.  We will incorporate them into the events for the weekend.

As information regarding the global outbreak of COVID-19 continues to evolve, please keep in mind this event is subject to change.









Thursday, September 29

Class of 1972 Welcome Reception
Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa
5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Cost: Complimentary
Attire: Resort

Join us in kicking off Reunion Weekend with fellow members of the College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 1972. Enjoy this hosted reception and reconnect and reminisce with your classmates. 

Interested in assisting with this event?  Contact Jill Hall at 520-621-0214 or email

Friday, September 30 - Campus Events

Cost: All campus events Friday are complimentary
Attire: Business Casual

Reunion Weekend Lecture
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.| Health Sciences Innovation Building

Join us for this community lecture presented in partnership with the University of Arizona Arthritis Center.

Welcome Back MedCats Luncheon
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | College of Medicine – Tucson

Join current medical students for a boxed lunch on the patio of the College of Medicine campus. This is the perfect time to meet up with your classmates to start the weekend. There will also be time to run down to the Health Sciences bookstore to purchase your new MedCat gear.

College of Medicine Tours
2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Join us on this is an interactive walking session to see how the College of Medicine – Tucson has changed since you graduated.

RESERVED PARKING IN THE HEALTH SCIENCES GARAGE (1501 N. Campbell) IS AVAILABLE ON FRIDAY ONLY. There is not cost, but a reservation is required.

Friday, September 30

College of Medicine – Tucson Reunion Dinner with special recognition for the Class of 1972 50th Year Reunion

6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Westin La Paloma Resort

Cost: $120 per person or $200 per couple
Attire: Arizona Cocktail Party – no ties required.

We invite you to the Westin La Paloma Resort for an evening of reminiscing and renewed friendship at our annual reunion dinner. Cost of $120 per person or $200 per couple includes a hosted beer and wine reception and a buffet dinner. A cash bar will also be available.

Class photos will be taken throughout the evening at approximately the following times:
6:30 p.m. Class of 1972/1977
6:45 p.m. Class of 1982/1987
7:30 p.m. Class of 1992/1997
7:45 p.m. Class of 2002/2007
8:15 p.m. Class of 2012 

During the reunion dinner there will be a special recognition presentation to Dr. William Rappaport, professor of surgery and cellular and molecular medicine, honoring his 38 years of service to the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Saturday, October 1

College of Medicine – Tucson Tailgate Party
2 hours prior to kickoff | On the Plaza of the Jim Click Hall of Champions*
*Exact time and location will be emailed to all registrants the week of September 19.

Cost: $30 per person, $50 per couple or COMPLIMENTARY with football ticket purchase.
Attire: Arizona Game Day; Clear Bag Policy

All alumni, friends and family are welcome to the official College of Medicine – Tucson Tailgate Party. It’s the perfect spot to gather with friends before heading to Arizona Stadium for the football game. The tailgate party is FREE when you purchase football tickets in the College of Medicine – Tucson ticket block OR $30 per person/$50 per couple without game tickets. Each tailgate ticket includes one meal plate and three drinks (2 alcoholic and 1 non-alcoholic).

Arizona vs Colorado Football Game
Time is TBA | Arizona Stadium
Cost: $55 per ticket and includes entry into pregame party
Attire: Arizona Game Day; Clear Bag Policy

Join members of your COM-T class in the official REUNION BLOCK. Seats will be located on the east side of the stadium in section 24. The cost is $55 per ticket, which includes entry/food/drink at the MedCat Pregame Tailgate Party. All tickets will be available for pickup at the Reunion Dinner on Friday, September 30 or at the MedCat Tailgate party on Saturday, October 1.

Individual Class Gatherings

Not interested in game day or want to meet with just your class during the weekend? Let us know and the College of Medicine – Tucson staff will help members of your class organize private gatherings throughout Tucson. Members of the Class will work with staff to organize event. Contact Jill Hall at or 520-621-0214 for more information and to assist.  

Individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as sign language interpreter, by contacting Jill Hall at or 520-621-0214. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.
Registration fees do not qualify as a tax-deductible donation.


College of Medicine - Tucson Alumni Office Contact:

Jill Hall, Manager Alumni & Community Engagement