Homecoming Schedule

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Friday, October 26

Time Event Location
7:45 am - 7 pm
Campus Store Open

Stop by the Campus Store in Bawcom Student Union and see all of the new Cru gear they have to offer. Make sure to use your Alumni Benefits Card to receive a discount.
Bawcom Student Union
8 am - 5 pm
Museum Open

Come learn about the great heritage and tradition of UMHB and get a glimpse of everything that has made UMHB what it is today. Check out our rotating exhibit Represent, and see how things have changed throughout the years, but one thing still remains.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
9 am - 4 pm
Art Gallery

Stop by the Art Gallery and see the exhibit, Recurring Alternatives with sculptures by Greg Reuter. Reuter grew up in California and has a love of music and surfing. He has a MFA in sculpture and ceramics from the University of Hawaii, and his sculptures of iron and bronze revolve around the Padre Island National Seashore.
Baugh Center for Visual Arts
11 am - 12:30 pm
When I Was Here Lunch

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.
McLane Great Hall, Bawcom Student Union
2 -3 pm Nursing Alumni Panel

Our panel of nursing alumni will share some of their own stories about the nursing profession and their careers with current students, and then students will have a chance to ask questions and gain some insight.
Isabelle Rutherford Meyer Nursing Education Center
3 -4 pm Nursing Alumni Reunion

Nursing Alumni are invited to join us for a reunion and reception. This year marks the 50-year anniversary of the start of our first nursing class. We want to connect with all nursing alumni and celebrate this great program. This will be a time of light snacks, building tours, and a special gift for our nursing alumni.
Isabelle Rutherford Meyer Nursing Education Center
4 - 11 pm Registration

Pick up your information and tickets for the weekend.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
4 - 11 pm Carnival on King Street

Join us for a fun time for the whole family on King Street. There will be a castle bounce house, carnival rides, trampolines, lazer tag, an obstacle course, and more.
King Street
4 - 11 pm Dinner

Residential Dining in Bawcom Student Union is available at a discounted rate with your Alumni Benefits Card. Chick-fil-a and Starbucks will be open in Bawcom Student Union (closes at 7 pm). Food trucks will be stationed at the Carnival on King Street with a variety of food for purchase.
King Street & Bawcom Student Union
7 pm
Stunt Night

Enjoy the continued tradition of Stunt Night as classes compete against each other. This year’s theme is going to be revealed soon… Tickets for Alumni are free with registration.
W. W. Walton Chapel
9 pm
Pep Rally

Join us for our annual Homecoming Pep Rally. See our Blackshirt Cru Spirit Band, Sader Belles and Cru Cheer. Enjoy the traditional lighting of the letters and fireworks.
Luther Memorial
9:30 pm - 11 pm Dessert Party

Come enjoy a sweet treat while connecting with alumni and students.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House

Saturday, October 27

Time Event Location
9 am - 1 pm
Campus Store Open

Stop by the Campus Store in Bawcom Student Union and see all of the new Cru gear they have to offer. Make sure to use your Alumni Benefits Card to receive a discount.
Bawcom Student Union
9 am - 1 pm
Starbucks at the Depot Open Bawcom Student Union
9 - 10 am
Breakfast with the Presidents

Join Dr. Randy O’Rear and Dr. Jerry Bawcom for a fun breakfast of donuts and coffee. Share stories, reconnect, and reminisce about your time at UMHB.
Hardy Hall Lobby
10 am - 1 pm
Registration

Pick up your information and tickets for the weekend. Registration will close at kickoff, so make sure you pick up your tickets.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Museum Open

Come learn about the great heritage and tradition of UMHB and get a glimpse of everything that has made UMHB what it is today. Check out our rotating exhibit Represent, and see how things have changed throughout the years, but one thing still remains.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
10:30 am - 1 pm
Chick-fil-A Open Bawcom Student Union
11 am - 12:45 pm
Alumni Tailgate

Join us for a barbecue tailgate catered by Miller’s Smokehouse.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
11 - 11:15 am
Cru Kids Day

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.
Crusader Stadium
11:30 am - 1 pm Game Day Scoop

Join us for Game Day Scoop and enjoy some Crunilla, Dark Chocolate, Big Red Float and Golden Cotton Candy ice cream.
Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
11:30 am CRUise

Be a part of our great pregame tradition of welcoming the team to Crusader Stadium, and getting everyone unified and ready for the game.
Bawcom Student Union
12 pm Women’s Volleyball

Come and cheer on our Crusader Volleyball team as they take on Our Lady of the Lake University.
Mayborn Campus Center
1 pm UMHB Football vs. McMurry University

Come cheer on the Cru as they take on the War Hawks in an exciting Homecoming match up. There will be special awards presentation at halftime.
Crusader Stadium
4:30 pm Women’s Volleyball

Come and cheer on our Crusader Volleyball team as they take on St. Thomas University.
Mayborn Campus Center

Got questions?

Feel free to contact the Alumni Relations staff at (254) 295-4599 or alumni@umhb.edu with any questions you may have about Homecoming events.

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Page last updated October 16, 2018