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Golden Graduates Celebration 2011

Golden Decade Celebration

From November 10-12, 2011 the CSULB Alumni Association will be hosting a series of special events just for our Golden Graduates, classes of 1950-1961, during Homecoming Week. Plan ahead and mark your calendars!

Golden Graduates Celebration:

Thursday, November 10

An evening of reconnecting with friends, former faculty and staff, and reminiscing about your days at Long Beach State College. See who is planning to attend!


The Grand Long Beach Event Center

4101 East Willow Street 

Long Beach, CA 90815-1740 

(562) 426-0555

Time: 4 p.m.

Homecoming Day

Saturday, November 12

Golden Graduates and their families are invited to join students, alumni, faculty, staff and the community for a fun-filled day of 49er festivities on campus in front of the Walter Pyramid. The day will include the traditional Golden Graduates Pre-Game Center Court Presentation to the university and community.

12:00 p.m. Alumni and Friends Brunch

1:45 p.m. Pre-Game Center Court Presentation

2:00 p.m. Tip-Off LBSU vs. Idaho Vandals

Class of 1961 - 50 Year Reunion

Saturday, November 12

Graduates of 1961 with their family and friends will be invited for a special private reception prior to the Homecoming festitivites.

10:30 a.m. at the Barret Administration Center (BAC), CSULB campus

To RSVP or for more information call 562-985-2539 or email

Lodging Information

Below is a list of lodging options available to begin your travel plans listed in order of proximity to The Grand Long Beach Event Center:

Residence Inn by Marriott - Long Beach

411 East Willow St. Long Beach, CA 90815 Phone: 1-562-595-0909

For reservations over the phone mention ‘Golden Graduates’ for special rate. Click here for online reservations. Special only available until Monday, October 10th.

Long Beach Marriott

4700 Airport Plaza Dr. Long Beach, CA 90815 Phone: 562-425-5210

Close to Long Beach Airport, offer complimentary self-parking and a complimentary airport shuttle to and from the Long Beach Airport. For reservations call: 1-800-228-9290

Best Western - Golden Sails Hotel

6285 E. Pacific Coast Highway Long Beach, CA 90803

Phone: 562-596-1631

Special rate available with the mention of 'CSULB Golden Graduates' when booking reservation by phone.

Ayres Hotel, Seal Beach

12850 Seal Beach Blvd. Seal Beach, CA 90740

Accept AAA and AARP discounts. For reservations call: 562-596-8330

For more information:

Contact: Leticia Lozoya
Alumni Programs Coordinator
Phone: 562-985-2539

The CSULB Alumni Association gratefully acknowledges the following sponsors for their support of the 2011 Golden Gradautes events.

Choura Events Logo

Long Beach State Athletic Logo

Long Beach State Athletics