Events & Activities For Parents & Families

Wittenberg University's campus is an active and vibrant community of learners. The calendar is filled each year. Follow the links below for the latest information about some of the university's most popular annual events.

Welcome Week

  • Each year, Wittenberg kicks off the school year by welcoming its newest students and their families. After greeting our weary travelers with smiling faces by eagerly helping with the move-in process, the transition to college life begins with a series of activities geared to introduce new students to everything they will need at Wittenberg. Learn More

Homecoming, Reunion & Family Weekend

  • An annual cherished tradition, Wittenberg’s Homecoming, Reunion, and Family Weekend welcomes alumni and families to campus each fall. All are invited to participate in the many weekend activities that will provide a festive atmosphere including athletics competitions throughout the weekend, Tiger Tailgate, campus tours, special anniversary recognition for the reunion classes, and so much more. Learn More

Arts & Culture at Wittenberg

  • Arts and culture are alive at Wittenberg! Public talks, theatre productions, dance concerts, music recitals, ensemble concerts, art shows, and cultural festivals enliven the campus and the greater community. Learn More

Intercollegiate Athletics

  • Wittenberg University has long been a pioneer in athletics and recreation, offering as broad-based an intercollegiate athletics program as possible and leading the way in offering women competitive opportunities. With 26 intercollegiate teams — 12 for men and 14 for women — Wittenberg teams are always in action. Learn More


  • Wittenberg has been celebrating its graduates annually for nearly two centuries. The event includes a wide range of cherished traditions and provides a fitting ceremonial conclusion to a student's academic pursuits. Learn More
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