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HOMECOMING

Friday, October 27, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017

Homecoming
October 27-29, 2017

Homecoming


The Homecoming theme this year is a Haunted Halloween!


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Schedule of Events



FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27

  • Homecoming Kickoff Party
    Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
    Location: Alumni & Foundation Center (202 Carter Drive, West Chester, PA)
    Cost: $5 per person until 9/12/17; $10 per person from 9/13/17-10/25/17; $15 at the door
    Event Details: Join us for Friday Fright Night! Enjoy delicious food (provided by Olive Branch), wine and beer garden (provided by Levante Brewing Company), photo booth, prizes, a costume contest (dress optional) and much more!

  • Alumni Band Music Rehearsal and Bands Alumni Association Annual Meeting
    Time: 6:30 - 9 p.m. 
    Location: Swope Music Building 141
    Event Details: Alumni Band gathering at Timothy's from 9:30 - 11:30 p.m. following rehearsal!

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28

  • Alumni Band Rehearsal
    Time: 8 a.m.
    Location: Swope Music Building 141
    Cost: $15
    Click here for more info

  • Dub-C Alumni Pastries at the Parade
    Time: 9 - 10 a.m.
    Location: Sykes Lobby (First Floor)
    Cost: FREE
    Details: Join us at the alumni cheering section for coffee and pastries before the parade!

  • Homecoming Parade
    Time: 10 a.m.
    Location: Begins at Church St. and Rosedale Ave.
    Cost: FREE

  • Black Alumni Chapter Business Meeting
    Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Location: Sykes 209, WCU
    Cost: FREE

  • Campus Tours
    Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. (will be cancelled if there's heavy rain)
    Location: Meet at the Office of Admissions 
    Cost: FREE

  • Pre-Game Food Truck Festival at the R Lot
    Time: 12 - 3 p.m. 
    Location: R Lot on South Campus (click here for the campus map)
    Cost: $5 entrance fee - cash only (includes snacks and beverages - beer provided by Levante Brewing Company). **Children 17 and under are free
    Event Details: Food Trucks to include Natalie's Fine Foods, Abuelita's EmpanadasUrban's Wood Fired Pizza, The Road Rancher and Dia Doce. Choose from their a la carte menu - pricing varies for each truck. We'll also have a DJ, moonbounces, games, face painter, balloon artist, the Philadelphia Zoo On Wheels, kids Halloween costume contest, and much more!

  • Baggo Tournament
    Time: 12 - 3 p.m.
    Location: R Lot on South Campus (click here for the campus map)
    Cost: FREE
    Event Details: Join us for a Baggo Tournament! Signup at the registration table.

  • WCU Football Game vs. East Stroudsburg
    Time: 2 p.m.
    Location: Farrell Stadium, WCU
    Click here for ticket info

  • Greek Alumni Reunion
    Time: 3 - 6 p.m.
    Location: Barnaby's of America (15 S. High St, West Chester, PA)
    Cost: $15
    Event Details: Catch up with fellow Greeks during Homecoming! Cost includes food, domestic drafts and wine.

  • KDR Alumni Reunion
    Time: 3 - 6 p.m.
    Location: Barnaby's of America (15 S. High St, West Chester, PA)
    Cost: $15
    Event Details: Catch up with fellow Greeks during Homecoming! Cost includes food, domestic drafts and wine.

  • Political & Government Affairs Reunion 
    Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
    Location: Tanglewood, WCU
    Cost: $15
    Event Details: President Fiorentino and his wife Sue, are hosting a reception for political and government affairs alumni and their guests. Enjoy beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres at the President’s newly renovated home at Tanglewood while meeting with other P&GA alumni to plan upcoming events.

  • Class of 1957 60th Reunion Dinner
    Time: 5 - 8 p.m.
    Location: Philips Autograph Library, WCU
    Cost: $30 per person
    Event Details: Join your classmates for your 60th Reunion for the Class of 1957 with fabulous food, wine, and beer!

  • Class of 1967 50th Reunion Dinner
    Time: 6:30 p.m.
    Location: Sheraton Great Valley (707 Lancaster Ave, Frazer, PA)
    Cost: $67 per person
    Event Details: Party with your classmates for an exciting evening of delicious food, great music and lots of fun!

  • Black Alumni Chapter - 80's Throwback Party 
    Time: 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
    Location: Alumni & Foundation Center (202 Carter Drive, West Chester, PA)
    Cost: $20 per person
    Event Details: Cost includes appetizers, beer and wine!

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29

  • Diamond Scramble Golf Outing
    Time: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Location: Inniscrone Golf Club (15 Athelone Way, Avondale, PA 19311)
    Cost: Individual $150; Young Alumni (Class of '15-'17) $125
     
  • Community Wide Adopt-a-Block
    Time: 10 a.m.
    Location: Meet at Sykes Student Union Patio
    Cost: FREE 
    Event Details: Students, faculty, staff, and alumni will join forces to cleanup the community. This event is rain or shine.

  • Social Work Brunch
    Time: 12 - 2 p.m.
    Location: Alumni & Foundation Center (202 Carter Drive, West Chester, PA)
    Cost: FREE 
    Event Details: Join fellow Social Work alumni for a free brunch following the Community Wide Adopt-a-Block.


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WCU Campus Store Hours

Friday, October 27: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 28: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 29: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

WCU Ram Shop Hours 
(134 North High Street, West Chester, PA)
Friday, October 27: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 28: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 29: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.



Need a place to stay during Homecoming Weekend?

We have a limited number of rooms reserved at the Hotel Warner (120 N. High Street, West Chester, PA). Room types included are: Superior King and Two Queen Beds both for $159 a night. All accommodations must be made BEFORE 9/27/2017. To make a reservation, call 610-692-6920 and identify yourself as being part of "WCU Alumni Homecoming." Click here to view other lodging information.

Questions?? Contact the WCU Alumni Office: 610-436-2813 or alumni@wcupa.edu



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Alumni Office
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2813  •  alumni@wcupa.edu