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Each summer, parents and alumni host Welcome Parties for incoming first-year students and their families in various regions of the United States. It’s a great opportunity to meet members of the Pomona community before arriving on campus!

Please join us this summer at a Welcome Party near you! Be sure to RSVP. Specific location information will be shared in your registration confirmation.


Saturday, July 9, 2pm - 4pm
Home of Bill and Nicole Vanderpoel P'18
Register Today for the Denver Party

Los Angeles

Sunday, July 10, 2pm - 4pm
Home of Elliot and Tali Kolin P’16
Register Today for the Los Angeles Party


Thursday, July 14, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Hosted by Steve and Alicia Zalesin P’14 P’17
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
Register Today for the NYC Party


Thursday, July 14, 6 pm – 8 pm
Home of Chad and Lynn Buxton P’18
Register Today for the Dallas Party


Saturday, July 16, 12pm - 2pm
Hosted by the Pomona Parents Council
Bella Cuba Restaurant
Register for the Miami Party


Saturday, July 16, 2pm - 4pm
Home of Stephanie & Eugene Sun ’82 P'17 P' 17
Register for the Seattle Party

Bay Area

Thursday, July, 21, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Hosted by Ashley and Minott Wessinger '79 P’19
St. Francis Yacht Club
Register for the Bay Area Party


Saturday, July 23, 2pm – 4pm
Home of Arla and Joel Gomberg P’18
Register for the Chicago Party


Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6pm – 8pm
Home of Stewart and Sandy Bainum P’17
Register for the DC Party


Saturday, August 6, 2pm – 4pm
Home of Gordon and Sion Harris P’19
Register for the Boston Party


Saturday, August 6, 2pm - 4pm
Home of Stefan and Franziska Ruchti Lanker P’17 & P’19
Register for the Portland Party

Newport Beach

Sunday, August 7, 2pm – 4pm
Home of Geri and Mark Frazier P’16
Register for the Newport Beach Party