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It’s going to be quite a weekend!


Homecoming Weekend is Oct. 13-14 this year, and we have special celebrations happening throughout. Have a browse through the event schedule below. We can’t wait to welcome you back to campus!

What could be better than a crisp, fall day on campus with your friends and classmates? Save the date for Homecoming this year, and celebrate your ties to a college and a community like no other!

Friday, Oct. 13

Alumni Awards Dinner
Join us as we honor this year’s award recipients: Thomas Schmidt ’71, Dr. Joan Gill ’65, Susan DeGroot ’73, and Karl Van Roy ’61.

Prayer Service: 5:30 p.m.
Cassandra Voss Center

Reception: 6 p.m., Dinner: 6:45 p.m.
Bemis International Center

Cost: $25/person

Group Gatherings
Take it on the town! Get together with fellow alums from your sorority, fraternity, academic department, student group, res hall or sports team at your favorite gathering spot. It’s your call: The Abbey? Nicky’s? Keweenaw? They know you’re coming. 

Saturday, Oct. 14

Class of 1992 Silver Knight Induction Brunch
Ray Van Den Heuvel Family Campus Center- Reflection Lounge
Has it already been 25 years? We cannot wait to welcome you back to campus for this brunch held in your honor! Register through the Homecoming registration link above.
10 a.m.-Noon 
Cost: $20/person

Tailgate, Football and Chili – Oh My!
Donald J. Schneider Stadium
Here’s your chance to enjoy music courtesy of our D.J. and catch up with your classmates over a beverage and chili! At 1 p.m., we’ll take on the University of Chicago. Let’s celebrate fall and cheer on our Green Knights to victory!
11:30 a.m.-Halftime

  • Attention Football Alumni! We’re celebrating alumni football day, too! We’ll have complimentary lunch tickets just for you as well as a special introduction at halftime. Be sure to register your attendance here for planning purposes! 
5th Quarter
Parking Lot 11 (College Ave.)
Let’s keep the celebration going! Meet back on campus for beverages, food courtesy of the Mr. Taco Food Truck and more music! Classes of 1992, 2007 and 2012: we’ll have designated areas in the tent for you to catch up. 
3:30 p.m.-7 p.m. (Free beverages for first hour!)

Heritage Ball
Mulva Family Fitness & Sports Center
8 p.m.-Midnight

Sunday, Oct. 15

Sunday Mass
Old St. Joseph Church
10 a.m.

Michels Commons
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Pay at the door

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