Homecoming and Family Weekend 2017: A Landmark Celebration

This year’s Homecoming and Family Weekend will feature a special Mass and fireworks display under the Arch to kick off the University’s 200th anniversary.

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It’s a landmark celebration not to be missed! We hope to see you back on campus – and under the Arch – Sept. 21 – 24.

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Schedule of Events hcfw logo

Sipping cocktails at our new Progressive Patio event, showing Billiken pride at a reimagined tailgate before the soccer game, snapping photos at children's activities, touring the new residence halls — with more than 30 events throughout the weekend, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Thursday, Sept. 21

Student Performance Showcase, sponsored by Bare Naked Statues
Busch Student Center, Wool Ballroom, 7 p.m., complimentary

Alumni Merit Recognition Ceremony
Busch Student Center, Saint Louis Room, 6 - 9:30 p.m., $10

Friday, Sept. 22
 School of Nursing White Coat Ceremony & Reception
Ceremony: College Church, 1 p.m.; Reception: Busch Student Center, Wool Ballrooms, immediately after; complimentary

School of Nursing 90th Anniversary Kick-Off Reception
School of Nursing Patio, 4 - 6 p.m., complimentary

Parks College 90th Anniversary Celebration  
St. Louis Downtown Airport, 4 - 6 p.m., complimentary

Women’s Volleyball Game
Chaifetz Arena, 5 p.m.

Garden to Table
SLU Teaching Garden, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Kids 12 and under: $7, Adult single ticket: $15, bundle price for Garden to Table and North Campus Patios Event: $25

BAA Friday Night Event

Progressive Patios
Multiple locations on the North Campus, 7:30 p.m., $15, bundle price for Garden to Table and North Campus Patios Event: $25

Golden Billiken Dinner for the Class of 1967
DuBourg Hall, Pere Marquette Gallery, 6 p.m., $45

Micah 20th Anniversary Reunion
Boileau Hall, 7 - 9 p.m., $10

The Mentalist, sponsored by the HCFW Student Subcommittee
Cook Hall, AB Auditorium, 8:30 p.m., complimentary
Saturday, Sept. 23

Hustle for Your Health
Doisy/SLU Medical Track, 8 - 11 a.m., Child (6-12): $20, Adult Pre-Registration: $28; SLU Student: $20; Day-of registration: $35, Kids 5 and under are free.

Doisy Open House Tours
Allied Health Building; 9 - 11 a.m., complimentary

Doisy Pancake Breakfast
Fresh Gatherings Cafe, Allied Health Building, 9 a.m., $8

School of Nursing Open House and Luncheon
School of Nursing, 10 a.m. - noon, complimentary

BAA Prayer Breakfast
Saint Louis Room, BSC, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., complimentary

Campus Trolley Tours
BSC Bus Circle, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., complimentary

Billiken Tailgate and Pep Rally
Fred Weber Parking Lot, noon - 2 p.m., complimentary (Food prices will vary by food truck.)

Golf Cart Parade sponsored by SAB
Begins at the clocktower, 12:30 p.m., complimentary

Soccer Game: Billikens vs. Stanford
Hermann Stadium, 2 p.m., complimentary

Bicentennial Mass and Celebrations
Arch Grounds, 5:30 p.m.

5-, 10- and 25-year Undergraduate Reunions
360 at the Hilton, 7 p.m., $30

BAA Saturday Night Event

Sunday, Sept. 24

College Church, 10:30 a.m., complimentary

Golden Billiken Brunch (for the Class of 1967 and earlier)
College Church, Lower Level, 11:30 a.m., complimentary

Brunch With the Billiken
BSC, Wool Ballrooms, 11:30 a.m., $15, children under 12: $10, meal swipes accepted for students

Occupational Therapy 25th Anniversary Brunch
Doisy Multipurpose Room, 11 a.m., complimentary