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Homecoming and Family Weekend 2019

We hope to see you back on campus for Saint Louis University's Homecoming and Family Weekend, Sept. 27-29, 2019. 

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We're happy to answer your questions about Saint Louis University Homecoming and Family Weekend.

Alumni:
Call 314-977-2250 or email alumni@slu.edu
Parents and Families: Call 314-977-2805 or email involvement@slu.edu

Check-In and Hospitality Information

North Campus Check-in and Late Registration
Busch Student Center, North Lobby
Friday: 3-8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

South Campus Check-in and Late Registration
Education Union
Saturday: 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Hospitality Area North Campus
Busch Student Center, Room 254
Friday: 3-7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. -7 p.m.

Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) Future Billiken Area
Busch Student Center, Room 254
Saturday: Noon–4 p.m.

Schedule of Events

Friday, Sept. 27
Trudy Busch Valentine School of Nursing White Coat Ceremony and Reception

Ceremony: St. Francis Xavier College Church, 1 p.m.
Reception: Busch Student Center, Wool Ballrooms, immediately following the ceremony
Please note: Registration for the ceremony and reception is not required.

Career Services Open House and Reception

3-5 p.m.
130 Griesedieck Hall, Lower Level
This event is open to alumni, students, families, faculty, staff and employers. There is no charge for this event and no RSVP is required. 

Parks College of Aviation, Engineering and Technology Happy Hour

4-6 p.m.
Fieldhouse Pub and Grill (510 N. Theresa Ave., St. Louis, MO 63103)

Med Reunion Welcome and Check-In

4-6 p.m.
The Chase Park Plaza Royal
Sonesta
212 N. Kingshighway Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108

Women's Volleyball Game vs. Dayton Flyers
Chaifetz Arena, Pavilion

5 p.m.
$5 per person

Garden to Table Dinner

5:30-7:30 p.m.
SLU’s Teaching Garden
$20 Adult
$10 Children 12 and Under

The Black Alumni Association Networking and Game Night

6-11 p.m.
Center for Global Citizenship

Golden Billiken Dinner (Class of 1969)

6-10 p.m.
DuBourg Hall, Pere Marquette Gallery 
$45 per person

Med Reunion: Classes of 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014 and 2019 Reception

6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Bar Italia
13 Maryland Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63108
$45 per person

Med Reunion Class Dinners

6:30-9:30 p.m.
$80 per person

Classes of 1959, 1964, 1984 and 1989
The Preston inside The Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta
212 N. Kingshighway Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108

Class of 1969
St. Louis Club,  Lewis and Clark Room
7701 Forsyth Blvd.
Clayton, MO  63105

Classes of 1974 and 1979
Tenderloin Room inside The Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta
212 N. Kingshighway Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108

Class of 1994
Hosted at the home of Dr. Anne Christopher

Billiken Madness

7:30 p.m. 
Chaifetz Arena

Saturday, Sept. 28
Med Reunion Continental Breakfast

7:30-8:30 a.m.
Education Union, South Campus

Hustle for Your Health 5K and Family Fun Walk

Location: South Campus Track
7:30 a.m.
: Registration opens
8 a.m.: 5K and one-mile walk
$20 adults/SLU student; $10 for ages 13 – 17; complimentary for children 12 and under; $25 for day-of registration

Hustle for Your Health 5K and Family Fun Walk and Doisy Pancake Breakfast Bundle
Location: South Campus Track and Fresh Gatherings 
8 a.m.: Hustle for Your Health 5K
9 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast 
$28 adults/SLU student; $18 for ages 13-17; $8 children 12 and under
This option includes a reduced rate for individuals who would like to register for both events. Please note, children 12 and under are complimentary for the run, but there is a charge to attend the breakfast. There is no day-of bundle this year; day-of registrants must pay for the two events separately.

 

Med Reunion CME

8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Education Union, South Campus 

Med Reunion STL Tour

8:30 a.m.-Noon
Various locations
$50 per person

Parks College Fly-in Breakfast

8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
St. Louis Downtown Airport
4300 Vector Drive, Sauget, IL 
$10 adults; $7 children 12 and under

Doisy College of Health Sciences Pancake Breakfast and Open House

 9-11 a.m.
Allied Health Building, Fresh Gatherings
$10 per person

Madrid Campus Reception With Dean Paul Vita

9:30 a.m.
Busch Student Center Patio, located behind the BSC

29th Annual Ernest A. Calloway Black Alumni Association Prayer Breakfast

10 a.m.-Noon
Busch Student Center, Saint Louis Room

Trudy Busch Valentine School of Nursing Dedication and Open House

10 a.m.-Noon
Trudy Busch Valentine School of Nursing

Ultimate Frisbee Club Team vs. Wash U

10 a.m.
Vandeventer Field

SLUDM’s FTKids on the Block

10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Pruellage Lawn

Med Reunion Lunch

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Allied Health Building
$20 per person

Legacy Lunch for First-Year Students

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier College Church, Lower Level Ballroom

Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) Future Billiken Area

Noon–4 p.m.
Busch Student Center, Room 254 

Clinical Health Sciences Alumni and Student Reception

Noon-2 p.m.
Fresh Gatherings Patio 

Career Services Open House 

Noon-4 p.m.
Griesedieck Hall, Lower Level

State of the University Address: Global Reach and Local Impact

12:30 p.m.-2 p.m.
Center for Global Citizenship

School of Medicine Tour

1-2 p.m.
South Campus

Campus Trolley Tours

1 p.m.-4 p.m.
Last tour to depart at 3:30 p.m.

Laclede Avenue outside of Grand Hall 

School of Education Family Event: Playful Invitations: Inspiring Ways to Teach Early Math

1:30-3:30 p.m.
Sponsored by the School of Education
Fitzgerald Hall Lawn

Golf Cart Parade, sponsored by the Student Activities Board

2 p.m.
North Campus
Please note, the route has changed this year. The parade will depart from Olive-Compton Garage and stay east of Grand Boulevard.

Pregame Tailgate Party

2:30-7:30 p.m.
Laclede Avenue, East of Grand Boulevard 

  • 2:30 p.m. Event begins
  • 3 p.m. Stanley Cup Viewing for Lottery Ticket Winners
  • 7 p.m. SLUNatics lead cheers and the Charge of the Billikens
School of Social Work Reception

3-5 p.m.
Tegeler Hall

Med Reunion Homecoming Reception and Men's Soccer Game

Reception: 5:30 p.m.
Game: 7:30-10 p.m.
Hermann Stadium 
$40 per person

Men's Soccer Game vs. Rhode Island
7:30 – 10 p.m.
Hermann Stadium 

Undergraduate Reunion Class Parties and Men's Soccer Game for the Classes of 1994, 1999, 2009 and 2014
Class Party: 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Game: 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m.
Busch Student Center Patio, located behind the BSC
$40 per person
Sunday, Sept. 29
Mass

10:30 a.m.
St. Francis Xavier College Church

Golden Billiken Brunch for the Classes of 1969 and Earlier

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier College Church, Lower Level Ballroom

Black Alumni Association Church and Brunch

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church
5515 Martin Luther King Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63112 

Women's Soccer Game vs. Dayton

1-3 p.m.
Hermann Stadium