The Pontifical North American College

May 13, 2015

2015 Alumni Reunion: St. Louis, MO

Come join us for the 2015 Alumni Reunion in St. Louis from June 16–18, 2015.

The Reunion Steering Committee from the Archdiocese of St. Louis has planned a number of exciting events for all PNAC Alumni to enjoy. The program will include visits to the Basilica of St. Louis, King of France (Old Cathedral) as well as the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis (New Cathedral), a captivating Theological Lecture by Dr. Thomas Madden, Chair of the History Department of St. Louis University, and various opportunities to get together with old friends and to meet new Alumni.

Make your plans today! The discounted rate of $100 per night (plus tax) on hotel reservations at the Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch (located at 2 South Fourth Street, St. Louis, MO 63102) ends on May 15th. After that date, prevailing rates will be charged. Visit their website at or call 1-800-325-0720 and mention our group number (#2215419) to get the special rate.

Please send your registration form and $200.00 registration fee to:
Pontifical Mission Office
20 Archbishop May Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63119

For more information, visit the Alumni website or contact Rev. Msgr. Francis X. Blood at or 314-792-7659.

Please see below for the full agenda:
Evening of Tuesday, June 16
5:00 PM Vespers – Basilica of St. Louis, King of France (Old Cathedral)
5:30 PM-7:30 PM Opening reception Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch

Wednesday, June 17
3:00 PM Theological Lecture: “The Crusades and the Role of St. Louis IX, King of France”
4:00 PM Business Meeting of the Alumni of NAC
5:00 PM Mass at the Basilica of St. Louis, King of France – Archbishop Robert J. Carlson
6:15 PM Social
6:45 PM Formal Banquet Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch Banquet Room

Thursday, June 18
7:15 AM Buses depart for the “Bum Run” to the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis (New Cathedral)
8:00 AM Mass – Cathedral Basilica presided by Cardinal Justin Rigali
8:45 AM Guided Tour of Cathedral Basilica
9:30 AM Buses depart for Missouri Botanical Gardens
10:00 AM Tour of Botanical Gardens and Lunch
12:30 PM Buses arrive back at the Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch

Bum Run Option #1 – Full itinerary including tour of Missouri Botanical Gardens with lunch and return to hotel at 12:30 PM
Bum Run Option #2 – Includes Mass at 8 AM at the Cathedral Basilica and Tour with return to hotel at 10 AM

Download the registration packet here.