Fall Alumni Weekend

Beta Psi Chapter | SAM @ UVA

Celebrate the 55th Anniversary of the Chapter’s Founding and Welcome Alumni Back to the Grounds at Our Annual Fall Alumni Weekend

Join us November 2-5, 2023 for our annual fall alumni weekend! See below for an overview of our weekend’s itinerary. This will be updated (times and events) as we get closer to the weekend.

Friday, November 3

  • 7:30am – 2:00pm – 2023 University of Virginia Investing Conference (UVIC), Kimpton The Forum Hotel, 540 Massie Road
  • 1:00-6:00pm – The Etheridge Room on the first floor at the Hampton Inn, 900 West Main Street
    • After you arrive, please join us in the SAM Beta Psi hospitality room to greet fellow brothers and alumni. Please bring your own refreshments.
  • 6:00-Closing – Friday Evening Welcome Back Reception, Starr Hill Taproom at the Dairy Market Food Hall (the former Monticello Dairy Building) at 946 Grady Ave
    • Bend your elbow and lend an ear with your fellow alumni at this popular taproom. It is an unreserved space like last year.
    • Dine with the Alumni at the Dairy Market restaurants or make your own arrangements to dine with others at local restaurants around town.
  • 7:00-11:00pm – Alumni Dinner, The Etheridge Room, 900 West Main Street
    • Join alumni for a catered meal in the Etheridge Room. Space is limited by the room size. Please contact Chuck Shorley at chuckles@beachin.net for details if you are interested in attending.

Saturday, November 4

  • 10:00am – More Than the Score Faculty Lecture Series: Artificial Intelligence: Teaching & Learning at UVA in an AI World, UVA Alumni Hall Ballroom 
    • Join Andrew Pennock, Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, for a conversation on artificial intelligence. This program is part of the More Than the Score faculty lecture series and is available both in-person and online.
    • This event is free; however, advance registration is required.
  • Time TBD – UVA vs. Georgia Tech Football Game, Scott Stadium 
    • We have reserved a ticket block for SAM alumni in section 111. A limited number of tickets are available – get yours today! The ticket block closes on Wednesday, September 20, 2023.
    • Tickets are $46.
  • Time TBD – Welcome Back Alumni BBQ Party, SAM House, 129 Chancellor Street
    • Enjoy food and drinks with current brothers and alumni. The current brothers will set up plenty of tables, chairs, and tents (if needed) outside the house.
    • Please register in advance so we have an accurate headcount for the caterer. Single meal tickets are $35, family meal tickets are $85.
      • Sponsorships are available for $400 (Sigma), $250 (Alpha), and $100 (Mu) to those wishing to make a tax- deductible contribution to help the Chapter defray the total costs of this event.

Sunday, November 5

  • 11:08am – Beta Psi Housing Corporation Meeting, Hampton Inn Lobby, 900 West Main Street. 
    • This meeting is open to all alumni and brothers.

More information about the activities taking place throughout the weekend will be available in the coming weeks. In the meantime, be sure to book your accommodations using our hotel block booking link to receive the discounted rate.

Hampton Inn & Suites – Charlottesville
900 W. Main St.
November 2-5, 2023
Thursday night – $189/night + tax
Friday or Saturday night – $239/night + tax

Book Your Room

Any questions about the weekend? Please contact Gus Callaway