Architecture Centennial Celebration: October 25-26, 2013
Welcome back to campus all of the alumni and friends helping us celebrate our School of Architecture Centennial this weekend. You can find information about class gatherings, architecture tours, and more at Follow the College of Design on InstagramFacebook, and Twitter for photos and more.    

Registration Information: Online registration closes on Wednesday, October 23 at midnight. After that, registration is available on site only. If you have questions about registration, please contact U of M Tickets and Events at 612-624-2345 or

Since 1913, the University of Minnesota School of Architecture has been building a vibrant legacy. Over its first century, the collective impact and achievements from this program in the College of Design have been both significant and extensive.Join classmates and colleagues Friday-Saturday, October 25-26, as the school celebrates 100 years of education and looks forward to the next century of achievement. 
Register for architecture tours around the Twin Cities (LU Hours available), a Saturday Gophers football game vs. Nebraska, and our Centennial Gala at the Depot in Minneapolis. The Gala includes a cocktail hour (cash bar), dinner, dessert, music and plenty of time for socializing.

A short program featuring students, alumni, faculty and guests will highlight how the school has had a profound impact on people and places, and how its graduates and current faculty are defining their vision for the future of architecture. Learn more.

  • Read more about the past 100 years (and plans for the future) in this Architecture MN feature by architecture critic Linda Mack.

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ABOVE: A timeline exploring the past 100 years at the School of Architecture from the fall 2013 issue of Emerging; CENTER: An interview with Tom Meyer (B.Arch '74) and KSTP-TV in a segment featuring the centennial; BELOW: A time lapse video showing the production of the University of Minnesota School of Architecture Chromagraph currently on display in the Rapson Hall courtyard.

For information about events, class reunions, exhibitions and more, visit Sponsors for the event include AIA-Minnesota and AIA-Minneapolis. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities Nancy Jacobs at 612-386-8755.