It’s Homecoming week 2019!
Online pre-registration is now closed. Please plan to register when you arrive on campus.
Friday, September 20, Noon - 5 p.m., Smith Alumni House
Saturday, September 21, 9 a.m. - Noon, Hogan Center
2019 Homecoming Schedule
Click here for a printable version of the Homecoming schedule.
|Friday, September 20|
|Noon– 5:00 p.m||Alumni Homecoming Registration & Check In|
|3:00 - 5:00 p.m||Career Explo – career exploration and networking for current students and alumni|
|5:00 - 8:00 p.m.||50-Year Class of 1969 Reunion Events|
|8:00 p.m.||Percussion Ensemble and Pipe Band Concert|
|Saturday, September 21|
|7:30 a.m.||5K Scot Trot Registration & Check-In Begins - Hogan Center|
|8:30 a.m.||Chapel and Alumni Memorial Service - Dunning Memorial Chapel|
|9:00 a.m.||Kiltie Alumni Band Rehearsal - Bahlke Field|
|9:00 -11:00 a.m.||Alumni Homecoming Registration & Check-In - Hogan Center|
|9:30 a.m.||Golden Thistle Breakfast, Current Members & Class of 1969 - Tyler-Van Dusen Student Center|
|10:00 a.m.||Class of 2009 10-Year Reunion & Photo – Rotunda, Tyler Van Dusen Student Center|
|10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.||Student Art Show - Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery, Clack Art Center|
|10:30 a.m.||Cheer Team Demonstration - Bahlke Field|
|10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.||Bruske Hall Open House and Tours - your chance to see the new renovations|
|10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.||Opera House Open House and Tours - see the renovated historic facility in the heart of downtown. Located at the corner of State and Superior Streets.|
|11:00 a.m.||Homecoming Parade|
Women’s Soccer vs. University of Concordia - Chicago - Scotland Yard
|12:00 - 2:00 p.m.||
Campus Community Lunch - Smith Arena, Hogan Center (reserved seating for Class of ’69 and ’09 reunion attendees)
|12:00 - 2:00 p.m.||Class of 1994 25-year Reunion Tailgate - North side of Stone Recreation Center|
|12:00 - 2:00 p.m.||1994 Football Team Reunion Tailgate - North side of Stone Recreation Center|
|12:00 - 2:00 p.m.||Gamma Phi Beta Sorority Open House - All chapter alumna and families welcome|
|12:00 - 1:00 p.m.||Chapel House Open House - 715 W Center St.|
|1:00 p.m.||Alma College Golf vs. MIAA Teams - Pine River Country Club|
|1:30 p.m.||Pregame Performances & Homecoming Court Ceremony - Bahlke Field. Featuring Kiltie Marching Band, Alma College Dance Team and Alma College Cheer Team|
|2:00 p.m.||Football Game - Alma vs. Rockford|
|1:00 - 4:00 p.m.||
Family Area - Tent located on north side of Dow Science Center. Features fenced area with refreshments and children’s play inflatables
|4:30 - 6:00 p.m.||
Alumni & Faculty Reception - Tent located on north side of Dow Science Center
Model U.N. Alumni Reception
|5:00 p.m.||Current and Former Alumni Board Member Reception - Smith Alumni House|
|5:30 p.m.||Alumni Choir Rehearsal - Presbyterian Hall, Remick Heritage Center|
|6:00 p.m.||Sigma Chi (Phi Lambda Chi) Fraternity 35 Year Anniversary - Courtyard by Marriott, Mt. Pleasant, MI|
|7:00 p.m.||Alumni Awards and Choir Concert - Presbyterian Hall, Remick Heritage Center|
|Sunday, September 22|
|11:00 a.m.||Brunch in Hamilton Commons|
- A block of rooms at the Comfort Inn & Suites in Mt. Pleasant are reserved for Alma College alumni and guests. Visit www.mtpcomfortinn.com or call 989-772-4000.
- Click here to view a complete list of lodging options in the surrounding area.
- Guest intending to stay in an RV on campus should view our Homecoming RV Policy for instructions on parking, informing Campus Safety and restrictions.