Events & Traditions

Whether it’s reconnecting with classmates during Homecoming–Reunion Weekend, welcoming the holiday season during Candlelight Service or supporting current students during the university’s annual day of giving, these annual events provide wonderful opportunities to stay engaged with Susquehanna University. View some of our featured events and traditions below.

Annual Events & Traditions

You were a student for four years, but you’re a River Hawk and a Crusader for life. Join us and continue Susquehanna’s ongoing traditions.

Family Weekend

Campus plays host to families, loved ones, friends and other supporters.

Homecoming–Reunion Weekend

Hundreds of alumni and their families return to campus for a nostalgia filled weekend.

Candlelight Service

Susquehanna’s longest and most beloved holiday tradition.

Break Through

More than 100 alumni return for this annual student-alumni networking conference.


Susquehanna’s annual day of giving, when alumni and other donors support the student experience.

Women’s Leadership Symposium

The university’s annual student-alumnae networking and leadership development event.