Lafayette College Charter
“In memory and out of respect for the signal services rendered by General Lafayette in the great cause of Freedom, the said College shall be forever hereafter called and known by the name Lafayette College”
A Coast to Coast Toast
To honor the anniversary of the signing of Lafayette’s Charter, members of the Lafayette family gather on or around March 9th to reconnect, share memories, celebrate their alma mater, and raise a glass to Lafayette College. Over 35 gatherings (U.S. and abroad) are held annually.