Bus Trip to 911 Museum: Saturday, June 22

Immerse yourself in the human stories behind the tragedy of September 11. The $48 per person charge includes bus, tip and entrance fee to the 9/11 Memorial Museum.


The bus will leave from University Hall on White Street in Danbury at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 22 with a scheduled arrival at the Museum for 9:45 a.m. The Museum opens at 10 a.m. (note: there is a snack bar in the Museum). We will leave the Museum at 2:30 p.m. and stop at Chelsea Market for shopping and food. We will leave NYC at 4:30 p.m. (note: departure time may be subject to change, since NYC is hard to predict with traffic…even on a Saturday). To RSVP click on the link

Ticket sales and refund possibilities end on Friday, June 7.

Bus trip – Providence Italian Style: Saturday, July 13

A day in Providence, RI for only $60 per person.

Leaving from University Hall at 8:30 a.m., the group will arrive at the visitor center at 10 a.m. We will be provided a Step-on tour guide for a comprehensive overview tour of Providence for 75 minutes.

We will stop in the Italian neighborhood on Federal Hill for lunch on your own,  and some shopping. We will have two hours of free time. Bring a cooler, if you want to purchase some Italian goodies.

we will then ride to the river and for a special gondola ride. Gondola rides will be provided for all. While waiting your turn, you will be entertained by an accordion player and sing along. We will leave for Danbury no later than 5 p.m. and arrive home about 8 p.m. To RSVP click on this link:

Special offer for WCSU Alumni: Sunday, July 14 at Yankee Stadium

Buy your tickets online and then call our office at (203) 837-8298 to get your name on the list for a free bus ride to the stadium!

Visit WCSU/YankeesDay (–3a5595a?fbclid=IwAR1agBNZ-tezWCUJMvIUZa9FlgPL5_Bii2bkH-0R8Bic8_hspVR2fLM02Jw&fevoUri=western-connecticut-state-university–3a5595a%2F) and join us at the stadium to see the game against the Toronto Blue Jays! 

The WCSU Alumni Association is offering a FREE round trip bus to the stadium. Due to the popularity of this offer, we had to get a second bus. Call (203) 837-8298 to get your seat(s) on the bus for a trip to the stadium. The Bus will leave from University Hall at approximately 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 14, returning to Danbury after the game.


Lake Compounce: Saturday, Aug. 3


Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019

Cost is $43 per person (children ages 3 & under are admitted and eat for free).
Price includes:
• Admission & Parking
• All-you-can-eat lunch buffet in the lakeside catering pavilion
from 12 to 2:30 p.m.
• Unlimited use of rides, shows and attractions (Skycoaster costs extra)
• $15 Return Voucher for each ticket. To RSVP click on this link:

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WCSU goes to THE BIG E: Saturday, Sept. 14

The Big E has hundreds of food locations on the grounds, from sit-down dining at Storrowton Tavern to grab-and-go sandwiches, salads and deep-fried “everything,” you’re sure to find something to please your palate.  Join the Alumni Association Board Members for a memorable trip to this yearly event.

 The $34 fee per person includes round trip by bus, tip and entrance fee. The cut off date for a seat and refund is Friday, Aug. 30.

We will leave University Hall at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14 and arrive at about 10 a.m. You can enjoy the day on your own, meeting to board the bus at 3:45 p.m. and we will leave the fairgrounds at 4 p.m. arriving  back in Danbury approximately 6 p.m. To RSVP click on this link:

Golf Tournament: Monday, Sept. 30

Save the Date for the WCSU Alumni Association’s 34th Annual Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 30 at Richter Park, Danbury in memory of Neil Wagner ’52. Continue reading

Homecoming 2019: Saturday, Oct. 12

Join us for the 2019 festivities, reunions, music, fun. Western Idol returns! Celebrate with friends, bring your family.

Full schedule to be posted here.

Bus Trip to New York City: Saturday, Dec. 7

The Alumni Association annual bus trip to the City is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 7 The price for a round-trip ticket per person is $25. You can spend the day in the City to see a show, check out the windows or do your Christmas shopping. There is so much to do and to see in the City, so join us for a day of excitement. To RSVP click on this link: