Class of 1972 Golden Tiger Reunion

The Clemson Class of 1972 Reunion will be held June 8-9, 2023 at the Madren Conference Center on Clemson University’s campus. We will be celebrating the class with a variety of events, tours and celebrations along with your classmates. Make your plans to join us!

Scroll to the bottom of this page to see which of your classmates have already registered to attend this year’s reunion!


The Golden Tiger Reunion is an annual celebration for all alumni who have previously been inducted into the Golden Tiger Society as well as a celebration of the 50th reunion class. During the celebration, Golden Tigers reunite with their former classmates and a series of speakers, events and tours, culminating in the Class Party on Friday evening.


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Class of 1972 Reunion Schedule of Events

Below you will find the schedule of events for reunion. As specific tours, activities and programming are confirmed, details will be updated. Join our Class of 1972 Facebook group at

Reunion Check-in Open from Noon – 4:00 pm

Time of Event Type of Event Event Location Description
Noon – 4:00 pm Registration  Madren Center Reunion attendees will check-in at the registration desk to receive name tag and reunion packet.
Noon – 1:00 pm Lunch Break Lunch On Your Own Lunch Break “Lunch on your Own” *Price & transportation not included in registration*
Time on your own to rest/refresh, enjoy Clemson, downtown and campus.


2:00 – 4:00 pm Tours and Activities Click Here to View Activity Schedule and Register for your tours and presentations Tours & Activities for all reunion guests. Tours and activities to be announced closer to the date. Tours and Activities are first come, first served and participants must register for these activities. Details about tours and activities will be announced closer to the event.


4:00 – 5:00 pm Refresh and Relax Break

Refresh and Relax Break

5:00 – 6:00 pm Hospitality area open Madren Center Bellsouth Lobby

Mix and mingle with your classmates.
Open beer and wine bar available.
Attire: Casual dress

6:00 – until pm Welcome Reception Madren Center Ballroom Enjoy an evening gathering with your classmates celebrating the student organizations and activities that you participated in while you were a student. Heavy hors d’oeuvres. Entertainment includes DJ and dancing to the hits of the 60’s and 70’s. $55 per person.
Attire: Casual Dress. Madren Center Ball Room

Check out your classmates that have already registered to attend:

Name Major Student Activities
John Callaway Electrical Engineering Counter Guerillas, Pershing Rifles Regimental HQs, Scabbard and Blade, RA
Dan Garrison Administrative Management
Keith Griffith
Sam Hazel ROTC. EN Fraternity
Dr. Naresh C. Jain Circle K Club, IEEE
Walt Kelly Economics Air Force ROTC, Arnold Air Society
Ruthie Morrow Elementary Education Chorus
Eddie Rodelsperger
Larry Unger Industrial Management

Hotels in Clemson

There are various lodging opportunities in the Clemson community where you can choose to stay during reunion. Venues can book up quickly so it is advised that you make a reservation several months in advance. Be sure to mention you will be attending the Golden Tiger Reunion when making your reservation.




The Abernathy 864-654-5299
Comfort Inn and Suites 864-653-3600 Comfort Inn and Suites
Courtyard by Marriott 864-654-8833 Courtyard Clemson
Days Inn 864-653-4411 Days Inn Clemson
Hampton Inn 864-653-7744 Hampton Inn Clemson
Holiday Inn Express 864-654-9410 Holiday Inn Express Clemson
Inn at Clemson 864-653-6000
Inn at Patrick Square 864-643-0600
James F. Martin Inn – Host Hotel 864-654-9020
Lakeside Lodge 864-722-2207