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Introducing Guidebook, the Alumni Weekend Guide app

This year, in coordination with campuswide sustainability efforts, we are providing the Alumni Weekend Guide through a mobile app, "Guidebook." Guidebook can be downloaded to your tablet or smartphone and can also be accessed from a desktop or mobile browser. The full schedule of events, College facility hours, important phone numbers, and much more is available on Guidebook. You can plan your weekend with a personalized schedule, receive important updates, and connect with fellow attendees all from the palm of your hand. We strongly encourage you to download the mobile guide to enhance your experience.

What is Guidebook?

Guidebook is a mobile app that allows you to download the entire Alumni Weekend Guide to your smartphone or tablet or access the Guide through a desktop or mobile browser.

Is Guidebook compatible with my device?

The Guidebook app is compatible with iPhones, iPads, iPod Touches and Android devices. Windows Phone 7 and Blackberry users can access the same information via the Guidebook mobile-ready website. If you do not have a smartphone or tablet, you can view “Guidebook” on a desktop at

How do I get the Alumni Weekend Guide on my phone/tablet?

Visit and enter your phone number. Guidebook will text you a link and walk you through the steps of downloading the “Guidebook” app from the Apple App Store or the Android Marketplace and installing our guide. Or visit from your phone’s browser, then search for “Swarthmore Alumni Weekend 2017” to download our guide. 

Why should I download Guidebook?

  • View the most up-to-date schedule of events, save the events you don't want to miss to your personal schedule, and even add a reminder so you don't lose track of time
  • In the event of severe weather, receive push notifications about rain locations or cancelations
  • See a complete list of your class activities in one place under "Schedule Tracks"
  • Connect with fellow attendees and message one another 
  • Keep important information, including phone numbers and dorm host contact information, at your fingertips