Centennial Events

"We at the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce congratulate Samuel Merritt University on 100 years of exceptional service and wish you many more years of producing students with academic excellence."
Joseph Haraburda, President of the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce.


Alums waiting in line

There are a multitude of events for our centennial celebration, so mark your calendars and save these dates!



  • October 10
    A Magical Transformation

    Centennial Gala
    - begins at 6 PM

    Join the Samuel Merritt University community as our Centennial Celebration continues!   You are invited to join us for an evening of great food and magical entertainment on October 10, 2009 at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Oakland.  For sponsorship and ticket information, contact Gena Caya, Office of Development and Alumni Affairs, 510-869-8628.


If you plan on attending, please RSVP.