Homecoming graphic featuring Kiltie Marching Band.

Mark your calendar and make plans to join us for Homecoming 2020! 

Tentative Schedule of Events
Date Event Location
Friday, Oct. 9


2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Career Explo

Career exploration event for current students. Alumni share career insights and discuss career opportunities in their respective career fields.

Art Smith Arena, Hogan Center
5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Class of 1970 50-Year Reunion Reception and Dinner Zimmerman Hall, Wright Leppien Opera House
8:00 p.m. Percussion Ensemble and Pipe Band Concert Presbyterian Hall, Remick Heritage Center
Saturday, Oct. 10    
7:30 a.m. Scot Trot 5K Registration 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 a.m. Scot Trot 5K Start Hogan Center
9:20 a.m.

Golden Thistle Society Photo & Breakfast

The Golden Thistle Society is for alumni who graduated in 1970 or earlier. 

Photo: Dunning Memorial Chapel

Breakfast: Tyler-Van Dusen Commons

11:00 a.m.

Homecoming Parade

Reserved seating for Golden Thistle and 1970, 1980, 1995 and 2010 Reunion Classes

Superior Street

12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Class of 1995 25-year Reunion Tailgate


12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Class of 2010 10-year Reunion Tailgate


1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Area

Large tent and fenced-in area with refreshments, games, activities, and inflatables open to alumni families.

North Side of Dow Science Center

2:00 p.m.

Football Game - Alma vs. Kalamazoo 

Bahlke Field

4:30 p.m.

Alumni & Faculty Reception

North side of Dow Science Center

5:30 p.m.

Alumni Choir Concert Rehearsal

Presbyterian Hall, Remick Heritage Center

7:00 p.m.

Choir Concert

Presbyterian Hall, Remick Heritage Center

Sunday, Oct. 11



11:00 .a.m.

Homecoming Brunch

Hamilton Commons

Overnight Accommodations.
  • 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.