Welcome home. We always love it when alumni and friends come back to campus for a visit! We would love to help you plan your return home. Contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at 740.376.4709 or email alumni@marietta.edu.

Your Alumni Visit

The Mid-Ohio Valley has many options for lodging, dining and attractions, visit https://www.marietta.edu/lodging-and-local-attractions for details.

While you are here, visit a few of the highlights and see why Marietta is one of Smithsonian Magazines Top 10 Best Small Towns to visit! Use your extra time to explore landmarks and take a photo and post your experience on social media (and tag us).

Looking for ways to show your Pioneer Pride while walking around town? The Bookstore is the place to go. Visit their website for a full list of MC options.

Historical Campus Tour
Downtown Map and Attractions

Photo Ops on Campus

  • Erwin Tower
  • The Rock
  • Blue Soccer Field
  • The ‘M’ in front of Andrews Hall
  • Seal in front of Legacy Library

Photo Ops around Marietta

  • Lookout Point
  • Campus Martius Museum
  • American Flags & Poles
  • Mound Cemetery
  • Ohio River Levee
  • The Castle on Fourth Street
  • The Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Pioneer Perks

As a valued member of The Long Blue Line, your alma mater is partnered with organizations ready to offer you special services:

Marietta College Alumni ON-Campus Benefits

  • Join the Pioneer Club at the bookstore and receive 10% off your order. Also, download the My College Bookstore app to receive an initial coupon to use in the bookstore and to receive sales and promotional updates.
  • Pioneer-Owned Business Directory is provided as a service to encourage networking and the support of alumni-owned and affiliated businesses. Several alumni have also extended discounts on their products and services. If you are a graduate of Marietta College and would like your company to appear in this online directory, please submit your information using this form (directory coming soon).
  • Bring a reusable cup to receive a discounted rate on drinks at the Chlapaty Café in the Legacy Library.
  • At The Theatre at Marietta College, you can enjoy free tickets to any of the performances, Musical performances and Art Exhibits at the box office (not available for presale). Visit the theatre season page for a full listing of events.
  • Marietta College’s Anderson Hancock Planetarium features a variety of shows that are all complimentary
  • Are you interested in using the Fitness & Recreation Facilities at Dyson Baudo Recreation Center (DBRC), your office of alumni engagement can arrange a free guest day-pass. Contact alumni@marietta.edu and allow us to make these arrangements.
  • Allow us the opportunity to provide a free temporary parking pass while you are enjoying campus. Contact alumni@marietta.edu and allow us to make these arrangements.
  • Travel with your Fellow Pioneers, check out our alumni travel page
  • Reserve a space on camps for a 20% discount. As an alum, you can use available space by contacting our Conference Services Coordinator through Auxiliary Services visit the directory for contact information.

Discounts

Your Marietta College name badge and student ID offers you a 10% discount at many Marietta businesses:

A Unique Flower and Gift Shop

Achieve Balance Massage Therapy

Aletha’s Florist

All Pro Nutrition

American Flags and Poles

Baker & Baker Jewelers

Dad’s Primitive Workbench

EmLeigh’s & Mama B’s

Green Acres of Marietta

Historic Lafayette Hotel

Hive Alive

Jeremiah’s Coffee House

Just A Jar Design Press

Marietta Adventure Company

Marietta Office Supply

Marietta Wine Cellars

Over the Moon Pub & Pizza

Riverside Artists Gallery

Sugar Maple Boutique

Tampico Mexican Restaurant

Teri Ann’s

The Cook’s Shop

The Original Pizza Place

The River Town Grill

The Workingman’s Store

Third Street Deli

Threadz Town House

Two Peas in A Pod Florist

Wit and Whimzy