Homecoming &
Parents Weekend

The Alumni Association of Greenville University welcomes you to campus on October 13-15, 2022!

We are excited to welcome back reunion classes from 1972, 1982, 1997, 2012, and 2018-2022. Details about events, activities, and the parade are available below. 

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Homecoming & Parents Weekend Schedule

The Alumni Association of Greenville University welcomes you to our Homecoming & Parents weekend October 13-15. Visit the Tidball Alumni House & Welcome Center to register beginning Thursday, October 13, between 4 pm - 9 pm.

This year, the Panther 5K returns! Also, don’t miss the culmination event of the weekend – the Homecoming Honors Banquet! Check out the full schedule below and please register to let us know you are coming!

Thursday, October 13

Welcome & Registration and Check-In

4 p.m. - 9. p.m. Tidball Alumni House

Jazz Band Concert

7 p.m Whitlock Music Center

Friday, October 14

Registration and Check-In

8 a.m. - 8. p.m. Tidball Alumni House/Alumni Tent on Scott Field

Prayer with President Davis & Homecoming Hymn Sing

9:30 a.m. Whitlock Music Center

Reception

10:30 a.m. Tidball Alumni House – Join us for coffee, donuts & meet & greet with President Davis

Campus Tour

11 a.m. & 2 p.m Joy House (Admissions)

Women's Volleyball (vs Eureka)

3 p.m. H.J. Long Gymnasium

Homecoming Parade

4 p.m. College Avenue

Food, Friends & Fun on the Field

5:30 p.m. College Avenue

 – Bring your family, eat amazing food from food trucks, enjoy live music, reconnect with your reunion group & more!

Men's Alumni Baseball Game

6 p.m. College Avenue

GU Choir Concert

7 p.m. Whitlock Music Center – Reception to follow on Hogue Lawn

Women's Volleyball (vs Blackburn)

7 p.m. H.J. Long Gymnasium

Fireworks

8:30 p.m. Hogue Lawn & Scott Field

 – View fireworks with family & friends on Hogue Lawn or Scott Field.

Saturday, October 15

Registration and Check-In

8 a.m. - 11 a.m. Tidball Alumni House

Children's Fun Run (ages 7 & younger)

8 a.m. Scott Field – Register at panther5k.org!

College Ave Dash (ages 8-12)

8:15 a.m. College Ave. – Register at panther5k.org!

Panther 5K

8:30 a.m. Start & Finish at Hogue Lawn – Register at panther5k.org!

Women's Alumni Volleyball Game

9:00 a.m. H.J. Long Gymnasium

Men's Alumni Soccer Game

9:00 a.m. S.W. Andrews Fields

Summer Science Research Poster Presentations

9:30 a.m. Snyder Hall

Burritt Hall 100 year Anniversary Celebration

10 a.m. Burritt Hall Lounge – Memorabilia display, room tours, video memories, presentation by President Davis

Women's Alumni Soccer Game

10 a.m. S.W. Andrews Fields

Mixed Doubles Tennis Tournament

10 a.m. Scott Burgess Tennis Complex – Includes GU teams & alumni

Women's Alumni basketball Game

11 a.m. H.J Long Gymnasium

Tailgate Party

11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. John M. Strahl Athletic Complex – Enjoy food from various food trucks. Fun activities available for children.

Registration/Check in

12 p.m. Alumni Tent at Athletic Fields

Homecoming Football Game (vs. Westminister)

1 p.m. John M. Strahl Athletic Complex

Men's Soccer Game (vs. Fontbonne)

1 p.m. Soccer Field

Women's Soccer Game (vs. Fontonne)

3 p.m. Soccer Field

Class Reunion Gatherings

4 p.m. Location TBA – Reunions for the classes of 1972, 1982, 1997, 2012, 2018-2022

Wilson T. Hogue Society Reunion

4 p.m. Krober Room - Armington Center

Homecoming Honorees Reception

5 p.m. Armington Center Dining Commons

Homecoming Honors Banquet

6 p.m. Crum Recreation Center

Men's Alumni Basketball Game

8:30 p.m. H.J. Long Gymnasium

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