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!

Online registration has closed, but you can still attend Homecoming 2019. Stop by the registration table at the Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House on Friday, October 25th from 4-11 pm or on Saturday, October 26th from 10 am-1 pm, and we will get you registered for the weekend. Follow #UMHBHOCO19 for updates throughout the weekend.

Homecoming 2019 Logo
Photo of Justin Gaidusek '04

Justin Gaidusek '04

Alumni Board President

We are excited that Homecoming is around the corner and hope you come and enjoy 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 with the whole family on King Street. There will be inflatables, a rock-climbing race, and a Ninja Wall.

The Young Alumni Board has partnered with Smallcakes Cupcakery & Creamery, to host a fundraiser for the Young Alumni Board Missions Fund, which helps UMHB students go on mission trips during their college years. Come and enjoy an amazing cupcake while helping us send students around the world.

Outdoor Carnival
Homecoming Dinner

Dinner

October 25 | 5 pm

Bawcom Student Union

Come experience UMHB dining from a student’s perspective. Enjoy our Residential Dining at a discounted rate with your Alumni Benefits Card. Chick-fil-a and the 1845 Grill will have specials for you to enjoy as well. Eat inside Bawcom Student Union or eat outside on King Street and enjoy the Homecoming festivities. Residential Dining tickets can be purchased in advance.

Stunt Night

Stunt Night

October 25 | 7 pm

W.W. Walton Chapel

Classes will compete against each other in the long-standing tradition of Stunt Night. This year's theme is A Glitch in Time, and will have you laughing in your seat. Alumni can receive a FREE TICKET, but you must register online.


Stunt Night
Pep Rally

Pep Rally

October 25 | 9 pm

Luther Memorial

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

Night Traveler

Late Night featuring Night Traveler

October 25 | 9:30-10:30 pm

Musick Alumni Center and Museum at the Parker House

Stop by after the Pep Rally and enjoy the amazing sounds of Night Traveler as they end our night in style. Enjoy a variety of sweet treats and savory bites while connecting with friends.

Night Traveler
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. This is a ticketed event requiring registration.

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 they take on the Cowboys in an exciting Homecoming matchup, featuring a special alumni awards presentation at halftime.

Homecoming Football game

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#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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