Homecoming Schedule of Events

Mark your calendars and call your classmates!

,Homecoming, Reunion & Family Weekend 2024 will take place October 3-6. From reunions to events to tailgates to victories on the field, we've got it covered with this annual event filled with cherished traditions.

2024 Schedule of Events

** All tickets for any athletic competition are free during Homecoming weekend. **

    6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
    Athletics Hall of Honor Dinner & Induction Ceremony
    1929 Fieldhouse; Health, Wellness & Athletics (HWA) Complex

    • Celebrate the 2024 Hall of Honor Inductees! Register by Tuesday, Sept. 17

    9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Homecoming, Reunion, and Family Weekend Information
    Benham-Pence Student Center Lobby

    • Get all your reunion questions answered here.

    12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Pickleball
    Albright Tennis Complex

    • Grab some friends and enjoy the afternoon on the courts. Pack your paddles and pickleballs.

    4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
    Reunion Tour
    Meet in Student Center lobby

    • Join classmates for a walk down memory lane.

    5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
    Reunion Welcome Back Reception
    Shouvlin Center, Room 105 & Stoughton Lawn

    • Mix and mingle with alumni from the classes of 1964, 1974, 1979, and 1984.

    5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
    Reunion Welcome Back Reception
    Station 1

    • Mix and mingle with alumni from the classes of 1994, 1999, 2004, and 2014.

    6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    Alumni Achievement Awards
    1929 Fieldhouse

    7:00 p.m.
    Men's Soccer vs. Ohio Wesleyan
    Edwards-Maurer Field

    7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    Symphonic Band and Choir Concert
    Weaver Chapel

    7:00 p.m. – midnight
    Reunion Late Night, All classes
    Founders Pub, Benham-Pence Student Center

    • Keep the party rolling with friends at Founders

    9:00 – 11:00 p.m.
    Bon Fire
    Corner of Woodlawn and Ward

    9:30 – 11:00 p.m.
    Tour of the Night Sky
    Weaver Observatory

    • Join fellow alumni to navigate the night sky through the Weaver Observatory telescope.

    8:00 – 9:00 a.m.  
    Beginner Fitness Class
    Meet in the HWA lobby

    • Don’t leave your workout routine at home. Join us for a group fitness class.

    9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    Homecoming, Reunion, and Family Weekend Information
    Benham-Pence Student Center Lobby

    • Get all your reunion questions answered here.

    9:00 a.m.
    Annual Red vs. White Swimming and Diving Alumni Meet
    Wittenberg Natatorium
    9:00 a.m. warm-up, 10:00 meet

    9:00 a.m. - noon
    Fraternity and Sorority Open Houses

    9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
    Cadaver Lab Tour
    Kuss Science Center, Room 109

    • Wittenberg is one of just a few liberal arts institutions to offer a gross anatomy lab to its students. Join us for a tour of the lab that sets us apart.

    9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
    McClain Center Open House
    William A. McClain Center for Diversity

    • Stop by to learn more about Witt DEIB, meet students from organizations advised by the McClain Center CBS, Shades of Pearl, GDSA, and AIA. Grab a donut and coffee before heading up to the Tailgate on East Campus drive.

    9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
    Vow Renewal
    Kissing Bridge at Commencement Hollow

    • Did you find love at Wittenberg? Celebrate and renew your vows with fellow Witt Weds!

    10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
    CampusTour
    Meet in Student Center lobby

    • Join fellow parents and alumni for a tour of campus. Tour will end at the Homecoming Tailgate.

    10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Homecoming Tailgate
    East Campus Drive

    • Enjoy live music, delicious treats from local food trucks, and connect with alumni, students, parents, faculty and staff. Learn more about setting up your own tailgate here.

    10:00 a.m. – noon
    Class of 1964 Brunch
    Ness Auditorium, Hollenbeck Hall

    • Reminisce with classmates. Register by Tuesday, September 17.

    11:00 a.m.
    Field Hockey vs. Earlham
    Edwards-Maurer Field

    Noon – 2:00 p.m.
    Benjamin Pence Society
    Tent at the Tailgate

    • Stop by to connect with fellow BPS members.

    1:00 – 1:30 p.m.
    Lacrosse Alumni Scrimmage

    2:00 p.m.
    Homecoming Football Game vs. Denison
    Edwards Maurer Field

    • Cheer the Tigers to victory! Reunion Classes are invited to stop by the Presidents Suite for hospitality.

    6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
    Class of ’79 Cocktail Hour and Dinner
    Shouvlin Center, Room 105

    • Visit with our classmates, share memories and photos over dinner. Class photo at 6:15 p.m.

    6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
    Class of ’74 Cocktail Hour and Dinner
    Stoughton Lawn Tent

    • Visit with our classmates, share memories and photos over dinner. Class photo at 7:30 p.m.

    7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
    Trivia Night
    Founders Pub and Geil Lounge

    • Test your knowledge with family, friends, and alumni!

    8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
    Witt Night
    Stoughton Lawn Tent

    • Join the Class of ‘74 at a party under the tent!

    9:00 – 11:00 p.m.
    Theatre and Dance Cabaret
    Founders Pub

    • Enjoy the alumni and student performances!

    8:00 – 9:00 a.m.  
    Beginner fitness class
    Meet in the HWA Lobby

    • Don’t leave your workout routine at home. Join us for a group fitness class.

    10:30 a.m.
    Coffee and Doughnuts Fellowship
    Weaver Chapel

    11:00 a.m.
    Homecoming Worship Service
    Weaver Chapel

    11:00 a.m.
    Pancake Brunch
    Center Dining Room

    • Parents, students, and alumni are invited to get breakfast in the CDR to conclude the weekend. Price is $8.50 at the door.

    Contact the Office of Alumni Engagement with any questions at alumni@wittenberg.edu or (937) 327-6374.

    Homecoming Archives:

    • Click this link to relive the fun of Homecoming Weekends from the recent past (2017-23).
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