Welcome Home Class of 1968!

Join fellow classmates and guests on Alumni Weekend, June 15-16, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of your graduation from Canisius High School. Relieve memories from your time at 1180 Delaware Avenue and reconnect with friends and fellow Crusaders during a weekend filled with reminders of the unique bonds formed through Jesuit education.

The weekend culminates with a celebration of the class of 1968 at the Golden Jubilee Dinner. A full schedule of events is below.
We hope that you'll join us for a special weekend!


Class of 68 Medical Campus Tour     

Tour the University at Buffalo’s new building on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus.

  • Location: Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, 955 Main Street, Buffalo
  • Cost: Free
  • Date: June 14
  • Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.


Class of 1968 Happy Hour

  • Location: Pearl Street Brewery – 2nd Floor, 76 Pearl Street, Buffalo
  • Cost:    $20/person
  • Date: June 14
  • Time: 5:30 p.m.



Rev. John G. Sturm, S.J. '35 Alumni Golf Classic (Alumni only)

Registration in the golf tournament includes lunch as well as admission to the All Alumni Bash on Friday evening at CHS. Preference is given to the class of 1968 for the morning shotgun flight so you can play together with your classmates. Register as a foursome or individual golfer.

  • Location: Links at Ivy Ridge
  • Cost: $150/golfer
  • Date: June 15
  • Morning Flight : Registration 6:30 a.m., Shotgun start 8:00 a.m.


Darwin Martin House Tour

For those not playing golf, take a tour of the Frank Lloyd Wright designed Darwin Martin House Complex.

  • Location: 125 Jewett Parkway, Buffalo
  • Cost: $32/person
  • Date: June 15
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Two hour in-depth tour includes both floors of the home, pergola, conservatory, Barton house and gardener’s cottage. Meet onsite at the Greatbatch Pavillion Center.


All Alumni Bash

Alumni and friends from all classes are encouraged to attend. Join classmates plus current and former faculty and staff on Tripi Field at Canisius for our signature Alumni Weekend event.

  • Location: Tripi Field, Canisius High School
  • Cost: $50/person
  • Date: June 15
  • Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  • Dress: Casual



Alumni Open House

Walk the same hallowed halls you strolled as a student in 1968 and experience first-hand the many new additions to our campus on a guided tour. Plus, stop by the campus store and pick up some CHS gear!

  • Date: June 16
  • Time: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Alumni Mass

Celebrate Mass with CHS President Fr. Dave Ciancimino, S.J. in the school chapel. All are welcome.

  • Date: June 16
  • Time: 4:30 p.m.

Class of 1968 Golden Jubilee Dinner

Reunite with fellow classmates and guests to celebrate your 50th reunion with cocktails and dinner, followed by the conferral of your Golden Jubilee diploma.

  • Location: Canisius High School
  • Cost: $90/individual, $180/couple
  • Date: June 16
  • Cocktails: 5:30 p.m.
  • Dinner and program: 6:30 p.m.
  • Dress: business formal




The following hotels are offering CHS alumni a discounted rate during Alumni Weekend 2018.

  • Embassy Suites
    200 Delaware Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14202
    Use Booking Code: 0560078350
  • Marriott Buffalo Harbor Center
    95 Main Street
    Buffalo, NY 14203
    Click here or call 866-792-9206 before May 25th to reserve with "Canisius HS Reunion Group Block"
    Rate based on availability after 5/25
  • Westin Buffalo
    250 Delaware Avenue
    Buffalo NY 14202
    Click here or call 716-858-5900 before June 1 to reserve with "Canisius High School Class of '68 Block"