Class of 1987

Welcome to the Class of 1987 35th Reunion web page! Here you will find all of the resources you need to make the most of this exciting milestone. 

Every five years, your class converges on Homewood to meet with old friends, enjoy good food, revel in social, cultural and academic events, and — for better or for worse — relive college memories.

Wasn’t college great? Come back to Homewood and do it all over again and celebrate your 35th Reunion!


Class Party: 35th Reunion:
We look forward to welcoming you back to campus to celebrate your reunion during Alumni Weekend 2022! Stay tuned for more information. 


Reunion Committee:
Interested in getting involved with your reunion committee? We would love to have you! Please email and we will connect you with the staff liaisons who are working with your class.


Class Gift: 
Every gift you make shows the solidarity of our community in this challenging moment and will continue to solidify our standing as a top ten institution. It empowers our students and faculty to become the best leaders, researchers, innovators, and change agents they can be. Make a gift in honor of your reunion today!



President & VP: Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush 
Popular Films: Beverly Hills Cop II, Fatal Attraction, Platoon, 3 Men and a Baby, The Untouchables, The Secret of My Success, Stakeout
Cost of: Gas ($0.90), Bread ($0.55), Milk ($1.07), Car ($13,383), House ($104,500) 
Average Income: $32,409
US Population:  242.9 Million
Popular Songs: “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles, “Alone” by Heart, “Shake You Down” by Gregory Abbott, “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)” by Whitney Houston, “Nothing’s Going to Stop Us Now” by Starship, “C’est la Vie” by Robbie Nevil, “Here I Go Again” by Whitesnake 
Popular TV Shows: “The Love Boat”, “The A-Team”, “Hill Street Blues”, “Airwolf”, “Silver Spoons” 
Baby Names:Jessica, Ashley, Amanda, Jennifer, Sarah, Michael, Christopher, Matthew, Joshua, David  
Sports: The New York Giants were the Super Bowl champs, the Minnesota Twins won the World Series, and the Edmonton Oilers clinched the Stanley Cup 
Other Notable Events: The first “The Simpsons” cartoon short appeared on the Tracey Ullman Show, Reagan delivered his famous speech at the Berlin Wall urging the reunification of Germany, the SN 1987A supernova (about 168,000 light years away) became the first supernova observable by the naked-eye since 1604 ​​​​​​​

We’ve got answers. We want to make attending Alumni Weekend as easy as possible. Let us know if you have any questions. Send an email to or call 410-516-5185.




35th Reunion Donor Goal

There are a number of ways to make a tax-deductible gift or pledge to Johns Hopkins - online, by phone, or by registered mail.

Contact or
1-800-JHU-JHU1 / 410-516-5185.