Fall Alumni Weekend

The Beta Psi Chapter of Sigma Alpha Mu Welcomes You Back to Grounds for the Annual Fall Alumni Weekend Friday, October 28 to Sunday, October 30, 2022.

SAM Alumni gathering for Alumni Weekend  Alumni weekend group meal



Hotel Reservations* – The Hampton Inn, 900 West Main St, Charlottesville, VA

A block of rooms has been reserved from October 27-30, 2022, at a rate of $219/night.

Reserve your Room

*While our hotel block for the weekend has filled, there are still plenty of places to stay in and around Charlottesville. If you had previously reserved a room in our hotel block and are no longer able to attend, please email guscallaway@gmail.com so that someone else might be able to use that space. Reservation names can be changed and we would like to avoid losing rooms from the block if possible. Reservations can be canceled up to 72 hours prior to arrival with no penalty.

Friday, October 28

Afternoon Golf

  • Anyone interested in playing golf on Friday, please send an email to Skip Fitz. Skip will follow-up with interested alumni by 10/22/22 and reserve tee times at a Golf Course near Charlottesville.

Friday Night Reception
6pm – 10pm, Starr Hill Taproom at The Dairy Market Food Hall (the former Monticello Dairy Building) at 946 Grady Ave, Charlottesville VA

  • We have reserved a few tables both inside the Starr Hill Taproom and outside on the front deck.
  • The Dairy Market Food Hall has a wonderful mix of restaurants and food vendors.
  • You can bring food from any of the food vendors into the Starr Hill Taproom. The Taproom also has a limited food menu and can provide individual credit card tabs for drinks.
  • Paid Parking (1st Hour Free) is available in the parking lot (across the side street) on the east side of the Dairy Market.

Friday Night – After 10PM

  • The Hampton Inn Lobby and Jay Schlepperman Conference Room are available to us and have plenty of seating (BYOB).
  • The Ridley Restaurant is open until Midnight at 1106 W Main St, Charlottesville VA (1 block from The Hampton Inn).

Saturday, October 29

More Than the Score – Faculty Lecture Series
10-11am, UVA Alumni Hall Ballroom, 211 Emmet St, Charlottesville, VA

  • Larry J. Sabato (CLAS 1974), Director, Center for Politics; Robert Kent Gooch Professor of Politics, College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, will examine the current state of the union and assess the upcoming 2022 midterm elections and electoral environment. See the event page for further details.

More Than the Score Event Registration

Virginia VS Miami Football Game
12:30pm kickoff, Scott Stadium

Home football game, players entering field

Welcome Back Alumni Catered BBQ Party and Cash Bar at the SAM House
4:00pm, Sigma Alpha Mu House, 129 Chancellor St, Charlottesville, VA

  • The BBQ will start at 4:00pm. 

BBQ Party Registration

Sunday, October 30

Beta Psi Housing Corporation (BPHC) Meeting
11:08am, The Jay Schlepperman Conference Room in The Hampton Inn, 900 West Main St, Charlottesville, VA

Registration for the weekend closes on Friday, October 21. Please let us know if you plan on attending.

Any questions about the weekend? Please contact Gus Callaway

SAM members enjoying a cookout           Group photo of SAM alumni