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Homecoming & Family Weekend 2018

October 5-7

Homecoming 2018 | October 5–7

Reconnect & Reminisce

Join us for Homecoming & Family Weekend 2018! Reminisce with former classmates while exploring campus, dining with friends and enjoying fun, family-friendly activities. Find out what’s new and different about students and academic life today. Catch up with friends and meet new ones!


Register for Homecoming Events 

Registration opens on August 1st. 


We are excited to welcome you and the following groups and award winners back to campus this year:

Reunion activities planned for:
Class of 1993
Class of 1968/Golden W
Baseball Alumni
Volleyball Alumni

Alumni Award Winners:
Bob Murray ’71 – Service
Dr. Climentine Clayburn ’71 – Achievement
Ralita Cheeks ’07 – Young Alumna
Dr. Charlie and Pat Grimwood – Alumni by Choice

Hall of Fame Inductees:
2007 Volleyball Team
Sarah Claborn ’11 – Volleyball
Deena Baker ’97 – Softball
Mark Brown ’76 – Men’s Basketball
Jimmy Ranieri ’98 – Football and Soccer



Friday, Oct. 5

10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Hauptli Student Center

1:30–4 p.m.
Welcome Lounge
Brown Mezzanine

12:30–1:30 p.m.
Golden W Luncheon
Muir Gymnasium

12–4 p.m.
Coyote Club Golf Outing
Salina Country Club

4–5 p.m.
Science Reception
Peters Science Hall Labs

6–8 p.m.
Alumni Awards Dinner
Hilton Garden Inn, 3320 S. 9th St.

7 p.m.
Women’s Soccer
Graves Family Sports Complex

Volleyball Team Alumni Dinner
To be determined


Saturday, Oct. 6

8–10 a.m.

Hauptli Student Center

8–10 a.m.
Hall of Fame Breakfast
Muir Gymnasium

8:30–10 a.m.
Alumni Flag Football
Practice field at Graves Family Sports Complex

11 a.m.
JV Volleyball
Mabee Arena

Family Picnic
Kirwin House Lawn

Men's Soccer/Baseball Alumni Game
Bill Burke Park/GFSC

1 p.m.
Mabee Arena

3 p.m.
Showcase Concert
University United Methodist Church

3:30–5 p.m.
Tailgate/Reunion Tents
(SPES, Business, Science, Fine Arts, Nursing, Ted, CPP)

5 p.m.
Graves Family Sports Complex

President’s Pavilion
Graves Family Sports Complex

1993 Class Reunion
To be determined

8 p.m.
Yotes on the Patio
Speakeasy, 2030 S. Ohio St.


Sunday, Oct. 7

10:30 a.m.
Worship Service
University United Methodist Church 

For any questions contact Kendall Carter at or by calling 785-833-4339

Check your mailbox for the save-the-date highlights mailer, Contact magazine, and homecoming brochure for more information and check back here for updates.