Homecoming/Family Weekend 2019 Registration

While walk-ins are welcome at most events, space is limited and admittance is not guaranteed. To guarantee your entrance, we highly encourage everyone to register in advance.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at Homecoming/Family Weekend 2019!

Office of Development and Alumni Engagement

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Event Selection
The PMC Museum, in collaboration with the Wolfgram Memorial Library, welcomes all PMC reunion class members to take part in the oral history project. This year's oral history participants are the Class of 1969.
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 10:00 AM
All are welcome to join Widener’s ROTC and veteran students for a homecoming BBQ and military skills competition. This event will also feature the ribbon cutting on the PMC Remembrance Garden. This event is family friendly and suitable for all ages!
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 12:00 PM
All PMC alumni are invited to kick off Homecoming/Reunion weekend during the welcome reception. It is a chance to reunite with classmates from all PMC years and coordinate the rest of the weekend festivities!
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Former Widener softball players are invited to come out and take on the current Widener softball team during their annual homecoming alumni game.
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Please join us for a dinner and awards ceremony to honor our 2019 Alumni Award winners.
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 6:00 PM
All are welcomed to join faculty and students from the College of Arts and Sciences, to view planets, nebulae, clusters and galaxies at the Widener University Observatory. Soft pretzel and a beverage will be provided.
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 7:30 PM
Widener students, alumni and families are invited to end their homecoming day celebrations with a night at the movies! Come enjoy this blockbuster with classic movie refreshments.
Friday, October 11, 2019 at 8:00 PM
The PMC Museum will be open for all to stop in and view the wonderful exhibits and hear the stories of PMC past from the PMC museum committee members themselves.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 8:00 AM
This now acclaimed annual event celebrates the traditions of PMC here at Widener. Come see the ceremonial passing of the golden reunion class broom drill flag onto the newest Widener ROTC alumni class.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 9:00 AM
All football alumni are welcome to come out and take on fellow football alumni in this annual flag football game held on the field just prior to the big homecoming game.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 9:00 AM
Come and join the faculty and students from the School of Nursing and the School of Human Service Professions for a family friendly health fair in Founders Hall. Health screenings and education will be accompanied by kid friendly activities like hand washing contests and healthy eating games. Attendees are also encouraged to visit the Fall into Fitness station and learn more about their muscles and joints with activities designed by physical therapy and occupational therapy students.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM
This hour long interactive session is designed for middle and high school age students who want to learn more about good cash managment and financial planning. This workshop will be facilitated by Professor Joseph Hargadon, PhD, CPA, CMA, CGMA, 80’, 82’.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM
All baseball alumni are welcome to come out and take on the current Widener Baseball team during their annual homecoming alumni game.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM
The Class of 1969 is celebrating their 50th reunion! Everyone from the class of 1969 and their guests are welcome to celebrate this golden milestone with a special champagne brunch.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:30 AM
Parents and families of current Widener students are invited to connect with faculty, staff, and other parents to network and learn more about Widener. Ask timely questions about the flow of the semester, academic success, student engagement and more. Please join us for brunch before the Homecoming Football game!
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:30 AM
Widener University Communications is proud to house our state-of-the-art video, audio, and graphic design production spaces. This Homecoming, we will honor our past COMS Commencement Award Winners and debut our newly updated space, including a dedication to those who have graduated with top distinction. This event is open to all alumni, current students, and family members. Light refreshments will be served.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM
Alumni, parents and families, current students and friends are all welcome to enjoy a one-hour tour of Widener University-owned Taylor Arboretum, a unique 30 acre wooded sanctuary just minutes from campus that contains an abundance of natural resources and a rich history. Your guides will be faculty members from Widener's Departments of Biology and Environmental Science & Sustainability.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM
As a proud Widener alum, you may be interested in supporting a family member or friend in their own college search process. Learn about the college search and financial aid process from Widener's Admissions and Financial Aid staff. This information can help guide you along the exciting process!
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:30 AM
All are invited to enjoy the tailgate festivities of food, fun, and music at our game-time gathering. Come out before or during the game to grab a bite to eat, catch up with friends, and show your Widener Pride!
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Homecoming Game Football Tickets.
Ticket: $5
Senior Citizen Ticket: $4
Student Ticket: $2
Widener students are free with student ID
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 1:00 PM
Join us for the annual broom drill!
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM
All alumni are welcome to join us at this annual Homecoming tradition! Calling all members of the African American Alumni Association, past officers and members of the BSU, 1821 Experience pre-orientation participants, Pride Mentors, MSA Student Presidents Council members, Council of InterFaith student organization members, and all alumni that were affiliated with the MSA offfice! This year the BSU celebrates its 50th anniversary. Join us for food, fun and fellowship! We look forward to seeing you!
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 3:30 PM
All are invited to join the College of Arts & Sciences for the Open Mic and Performance Showcase and to view the newly renovated Kapelski Lobby! This event features student dancers and music at 3:45 pm., open mic at 4:00 pm., displays of faculty authored books as well as art work by students and faculty. This event also includes food and drink! Alumni from the English and Creative Writing programs are especially encouraged to attend the Open Mic to reconnect with faculty and friends and read original works of poetry, fiction and nonfiction.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 3:30 PM
The Widener French Program invites all students and alumni, who participated in the academic study of French at Widener, back for dinner celebrating the global reach of French culture.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 5:00 PM
All PMC alumni are invited to join the PMC reunion classes for an evening of dinner, dancing, and class comradery.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Widener students, alumni and families are invited to end their homecoming day celebrations with a night at the movies! Come enjoy this blockbuster with classic movie refreshments.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM