Homecoming & Family Weekend

October 14-15, 2022

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EVENTS

We invite you to take part in the campus prayer walk which highlights areas of spiritual significance to Anderson University. You are welcome to do this virtually, praying over our campus from your home, or by physically coming to campus and walking these paths.

Tuesday, Oct. 11
  • 11 a.m. — Coronation Chapel SGA
Thursday, Oct. 13
  • 11 a.m. — Alumni Chapel with Josh Kaufman ’98
  • 11 a.m. — SOTCM Homecoming Chapel in Miller Chapel will feature a “Four Dean Dialogue” (Drs Nathan Willowby ‘05, Barry Callen ‘66, Jerry Grubbs ‘70, and David Sebastian ‘77) as they respond to questions related to their faith journey, challenges, and lessons learned.  Worship Leader Rev. Mick Gilliam and Chapel Ministers David ‘72 and Greta ‘74 Reames
Friday, Oct. 14
  • 11 a.m. — Alumni Golf Tournament (Anderson Country Club)
  • 6 – 7:30 p.m — Class of 2002 Reunion Dinner (Kane Dining Room)
    • $12 per person
  • 6:00 p.m. — Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Meet vs. Hanover (Bennett Natatorium)
  • 6 – 8 p.m. — Gallery Walk: Wilson Gallery Opening Reception (Krannert), Jeeninga Museum (York), Warner Sallman Gallery (York)
  • 6:30 p.m. — AU Men’s Basketball Alumni Game and Cookout (O.C. Lewis Gymnasium)
    • Gym opens at 6 with tip off at 6:30
    • Cookout 7:30 – 9
  • 7 – 9 p.m. — Helios Reception in the Valley (Helios)
    • Registration spot and Homecoming & Family Weekend gift pick up location
    • Special performance from Josh Kaufman ’98 at 8 p.m.
  • Dusk: Campus Illumination (Valley)
  • 7:30 p.m. — School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Homecoming Concert (York Performance Hall)
  • 9 p.m. — Cheap Thrills (Reardon Auditorium)
    Saturday, Oct. 15
    • 9 – 10 a.m.— Homecoming Breakfast (Olt Student Center- Schield Dining Room)
    • 9 – 10 a.m. — 1965 Baseball Alumni Breakfast (Edwards Dining Room)
    • 9 – 10 a.m. — Booster’s Breakfast (Kane Dining Room) register here
    • 9 – 10 a.m. — 20-Year Mocha Joe’s Barista Reunion
    • 10 a.m. — Dunn Hall Dedication (Dunn Hall)
    • 10:30 a.m. — 1 p.m. – Homecoming Street Fair
      • Alumni Gazebo: registration spot and Homecoming & Family Weekend gift pick up location
      • Street Fair Reunion Village
        Reunion Hosts:
        Class of 1972: Bob Coffman and Carole (Pistole) Greenwalt
        Class of 1982: Kelly (Lockhart) Smith and Lisa (Bennett) Harden
        Class of 1992: Jaymie (Brooks) Dieterle
        Class of 1997: Ben Davis
        Class of 2002: Eric Lindley and Philip Peters
        Class of 2012: Bryant Beard and Keegan Hazen
    • 10:45 a.m. — 12 p.m. – Athletic Hall of Fame (York Performance Hall)
    • 1 p.m. — Women’s Soccer vs. Hanover (Fridley Field)
    • 1:30 p.m. — Football vs Mount St. Joseph (Macholtz Stadium)
    • 2 p.m. — Celebrating Professor Charles Koontz Retirement Reception (Decker 346)
    • 2 p.m. — Bennett Natatorium 50-Year Anniversary Lifeguard Reunion (Bennett Natatorium)
    • 2:30 p.m. — AU Musical: Peter and the Starcatcher (Byrum Hall)
    • 2 – 4:30 p.m. — Gallery Walk: Wilson Gallery (Krannert), Jeeninga Museum (York), Warner Sallman Gallery (York)
    • 3 – 4 p.m. — Center for Intercultural Engagement (formerly Cultural Resource Center) Reunion with spotlight of Black Student Association of the 1970s (2nd Floor of Decker Hall)
    • 3:30 p.m. — Men’s Soccer vs. Hanover (Fridley Field)
    • 4 – 5 p.m. — Family Bingo (Olt Student Center)
    • 5 p.m. — Alumni Awards Ceremony (York Performance Hall)
    • 5:15 p.m. — Men’s Soccer Alumni Game (Fridley Field)
    • 7  p.m. — Encore (Reardon Auditorium)
    • 7:30 p.m. — AU Musical: Peter and the Starcatcher (Byrum Hall)
    • 10 p.m. — Encore (Reardon Auditorium)

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    Can’t make it to Homecoming this year?

    Celebrate at home with our Homecoming printable decorations and activities. Make sure to check out the schedule above for live stream opportunities.

    We hope to see you on campus soon or for homecoming next year!