New York City Alumni Club

Upcoming Events

NYC New Student Send-Off

Wednesday, July 20
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Kaye Scholer LLP (250 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019)

As a Blue Hen, help us welcome incoming freshman and their immediate families at our New Student Send-Off event. Share your stories of life at UD and meet area alumni, families, UD faculty and staff.

A brief program includes introductory remarks followed by meet-and-greet and Q&A sessions for students and their families with UD representatives.

Cost: Free

Registration is requested so we may plan for food, but walk-ins are allowed.

Thanks to the UDAA for their generous support!

Special thanks to NYC Deans Council member, Elan Keller, BE'94 for hosting us at his firm.

Public Transportation: Very accessible location with four major subway lines (A/C/E ; 1/2/3; B/D; N/R/Q) circling the venue from any direction. Best options may be to 7th Avenue; suggestions include:
   N/ R/ Q of B/D to 57th St – 7th Ave
   1/C/E to 50th St
   A/B/C/D or 1 to Columbus Circle

If you can't make this event, two additional New Student Send-off events will be held in Northern New Jersey this summer (Little Falls and Montvale).

NYC Alumni Club Baseball Series Part 1: Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets

Sunday, July 31

12:00 p.m.: McFadden’s (36-02 126th Street, Flushing, NY, 11368)
1:10 p.m.: Citi Field (120-01 Roosevelt Ave., Flushing, NY 11368)

Sorry, this event is now sold out.

Public Transportation: See

Cost: $40
Additional cost: Cash bar and food

Seats are on the Budweiser Landing, Section 336 (left field, lower landing).

Pick up your tickets at McFadden’s bar (outside of Citi Field) starting an hour before the game. Food & beverages are available for purchase. Then we will walk to the stadium together before the game. McFadden’s opens three hours prior to game time for those who want to come earlier.

Thanks to the UDAA for their generous support of this event!

Refund deadline is July 11, 2016.

NYC Alumni Club Baseball Series Part 2: Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees

Sunday, August 7

11:00 a.m. Picnic opens
1:05 p.m. First pitch

Sorry, this event is now sold out.

Yankee Stadium (One East 161st Street, Bronx, NY 10451)

Mass transit & driving directions: see

Cost: $75
Additional cost: $35 for 2-hour open bar (beer and wine)

Come join the UD NYC Alumni Club for a great day of baseball at Yankee Stadium in Part 2 of our annual Baseball Series. All-you-can-eat food and soft drinks picnic opens two hours before the first pitch.

Our seats are in Section 133 (left field by foul post, lower level).

Come out to the ballgame and root for the boys in pinstripes on a great afternoon of fun with fellow Blue Hens and families!

*While our original block of tickets sold out, we have purchased more! Don't miss your chance to join fellow alumni at this popular event.

Thanks to the UDAA for their generous support of this event!

Refund deadline is July 18, 2016.


Get Involved

Do you want to help plan an event for Blue Hens in the area? The UD NYC Alumni Club averages 8-10 events annually. We are always looking for ideas for events and volunteers to help plan them! We’ll promote them with Blue Hens in the area. If you are interested, email or call (302) 831-2341.

Your club volunteer leaders are:
President, Eric H. Rosen, BE11
Vice President, Lalena Luna, AS00
Special Events Co-Chair, Kelly Perkins, AS07
Special Events Co-Chair, Open
Young Alumni Chair, Michael Smyth, BE14
Communications Co-Chair, Nicole Lee, AS13
Communications Co-Chair, Open
Treasurer, Open
Long Island: Kristyn Noren Dolan, EHD08

The NYC Alumni Club has openings for three board positions effective July 1. For applications or information please email Leslie Lundgaard. Additional information is available on the Clubs page in the Download section on the right.

Past events have included:

  • Spring Happy Hour
  • An Evening of Conversations & Connections with New York Alumni
  • Blue Hens at Brooklyn Winery
  • Superheroes in Gotham at the NY Historical Society
  • UD Men's Basketball v. Columbia University
  • Welcome to the Neighborhood: Brews & Bingo
  • UD Alumni Baseball Series: Somerset Patriots Baseball and BBQ
  • New York Red Bulls Soccer
  • New Student Send-Off with the NYC Alumni Club
  • Detroit Tigers at New York Yankees
  • New York Botanical Garden: Special Exhibit, Private Tour & Reception
  • An Evening of Conversations & Connections (showcasing UD alumni in the fashion industry)
  • Guided Tour of New York Public Library Schwarzman Building
  • Bocce Ball and Happy Hour
  • "Our Lady of Kibeho" at the Signature Theatre
  • Tour of the NYC Fire Museum
  • Night Owl Bowling
  • NYC New Student Send Off
  • Baltimore Orioles @ New York Yankees
  • Meet the Board Happy Hour
  • Dare to Care: Union Square
  • FlyWheel Spin Night
  • Zog Kickball Team
  • An Evening of Conversations and Connections (showcasing alumni in social media)
  • Happy Hour at Brother Jimmy's
  • Zog Dodgeball Team
  • NYC Alumni Club Open Board Meeting
  • Art & Blue Hens at the Int'l Center of Photography in NYC with UD President Patrick Harker, Friends of Art History and the NYC Alumni Club
  • Medieval Times Dinner & Show
  • Halloween River Cruise on the Hudson & East Rivers
  • UD Day of Service 2013: Teach Recycling at Maker Faire
  • Tigers @ Mets Game & Reception
  • Long Island Ducks baseball game & picnic
  • Happy Hour at Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club
  • Happy hour at Jackson's Restaurant in Commack
  • Open Board Meeting at Blackstone
  • 2013 Conversations and Connections at JPMorgan Chase
  • Winter Social at Tribeca Tap House
  • UD Men's Basketball at the NIT Tournament
  • 2012 UD Day of Service at Washington Heights Harvest Mobile Market
  • Welcome to the Neighborhood Class of 2012 Event
  • UD Alumni at the Yankees
  • Lecture, Reception & Exhibition at
  • the Guggenheim Museum
  • UD alumni at Clean Up NYC!
  • "UD Congratulates U" event for accepted students
  • Alumni Club Happy Hour at BB King's
  • Tailgate before UD Football vs. Hofstra
  • "Rediscover UD" with UD President Harker
  • Food and drinks at The University Club in Midtown
  • A holiday event at the Jade Lounge
  • A night at the Downtown Athletic Club for updates on the UD campus

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