Homecoming

October 25-26, 2019

Join us for Homecoming 2019 on October 25-26, 2019. Check out the schedule of events below to see all the ways you can reconnect with campus life and your classmates!

Registration is now open, and all alumni who register will receive a free homecoming t-shirt!

Register Now
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Photo of Justin Gaidusek '04

Justin Gaidusek '04

Alumni Board President

We are excited that Homecoming is around the corner and can promise you a great, fun-filled weekend for you and your family to re-experience campus life while connecting with old friends! This is your welcome home party and I am excited to see you all there!

Justin Gaidusek '04

Alumni Board President
When I was Here

When I Was Here Lunch

October 25 | 11 am - 12:30 pm

McLane Great Hall, Bawcom Student Union

Alumni are invited to join Student Life for a lunch focused on sharing your UMHB experience with current students. This will be a great time to share stories, memories, and what life was like when you were here. Tickets are needed for this event.

Outdoor Carnival

Carnival on King Street

October 25 | 4-10:30 pm

King Street

Join us for a FREE and fun time for the whole family on King Street. There will be inflatables, a rock-climbing race, a Ninja Wall and much more. This is a great time to have fun and connect with friends.

Outdoor Carnival
Homecoming Dinner

Dinner

October 25 | 5 pm

Bawcom Student Union

Come experience UMHB dining from the student’s perspective. Enjoy our Residential Dining at a discounted rate with your Alumni Benefits Card and have endless choices for dinner. Chick-fil-a and 1845 Grill will be offering some specials for you to enjoy. Eat inside or bring it out to King Street and enjoy all that Homecoming has to offer. Residential Dining tickets can be purchased in advance.

Stunt Night

Stunt Night

October 25 | 7 pm

W.W. Walton Chapel

Enjoy the continued tradition of Stunt Night as classes compete against each other. This will be a fun, family-friendly production that will have you laughing in your seat. This year’s theme will be revealed soon, so stay tuned for more details. Alumni can receive a FREE TICKET, but you must register and add on your ticket.

Stunt Night
Pep Rally

Pep Rally

October 25 | 9 pm

Luther Memorial

Join us for our annual Homecoming Pep Rally. See our Blackshirt Cru Spirit Band, Sader Belles, Cru Cheer, and Crunk perform and get everyone excited for the big game. Enjoy the traditional lighting of the letters followed by an amazing firework show.

Dessert Party

Late Night

October 25 | 9:30-10:30 pm

Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House

Come and have fun at one of our highlight events of the weekend. There will be a ton of sweet treats for you to enjoy while connecting with alumni and students.

Dessert Party
Alumni Tailgate

Alumni Tailgate

October 26 | 11 am

Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House

Join us for a barbecue tailgate catered by Miller’s Smokehouse, and get ready for the big game against Hardin-Simmons. Tickets are needed for this event.

Cru Kids Day

Cru Kids Day

October 26 | 11-11:15 am

Crusader Stadium

Spend time on the field with the mascot, cheerleaders and members of the Crusader Football team. This event is for registered Cru Kids only. Register your child for Cru Kids now!

Cru Kids Day
Game Day Scoop

Game Day Scoop

October 26 | 11:30 am - 1 pm

Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House

Join us for Game Day Scoop and enjoy some Crunilla, Sader Gold, Dark Chocolate, and Big Red Float ice cream.

Homecoming Football game

UMHB Football vs. Hardin-Simmons

October 26 | 1 pm

Crusader Stadium

Come cheer on the Cru as the team takes on the Cowboys in an exciting Homecoming match up. There will be special awards presented at halftime.

Homecoming Football game

#UMHBHOCO19

We'd love to see your photos from all of our Homecoming activities! Just upload them to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter and use the hashtag #UMHBHOCO19. Tag us @UMHBAlumni and we may share your post!

Our @UMHBAlumni social media accounts will have the most up-to-date information about all things Homecoming 2019, so be sure to follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, and check out our Instagram to stay in the loop!

We can't wait to see you!

#UMHBHOCO19

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Hilton Garden Inn Temple
1749 Scott Blvd.
Temple, TX 76504
254-773-0200
Distance to UMHB: 8.9 miles

Holiday Inn Temple-Belton
5247 S General Bruce Dr
Temple, TX 76503
(254) 778-5511
Distance to UMHB: 4.4 miles

Residence Inn Temple
4301 S General Bruce Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 773-8400
Distance to UMHB: 4.8 miles

Summers Mill
7441 FM 1123
Belton, TX 76513
(254) 939-6194
Distance to UMHB: 7.5 miles

Fairfield Inn Temple
1402 SW H K Dodgen Loop
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 771-3030
Distance to UMHB: 8.5 miles

Holiday Inn Express and Suites- Temple Medical Center
2609 S 39th Street
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 773-5500
Distance to UMHB: 7.4 miles