Parade and Float Competition
Rowan Boulevard | 9:30 a.m.
Join your fellow Profs in one of Rowan's oldest Homecoming traditions. Enjoy hot chocolate and other goodies with the Rowan community. The parade begins at Rowan Boulevard and concludes in Lot D, where students will perform skits and dances. Registration on Proflink required.
Richard Wackar Stadium, Lot C, Lot D | 11:00 a.m.
Grab your friends for food, games and fun at the annual Homecoming Tailgate. Visit College Corner for giveaways, a kid's zone and more, and enjoy the Alumni Tent, which features a photo booth, beer garden (21+ only) and all-you-can-eat buffet. Sponsored by the Office of Student Activities, Office of Alumni Engagement, Rowan University Alumni Association, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, College of Education, Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering, Rohrer College of Business, College of Performing Arts, College of Science & Mathematics, College of Biomedical Science & Health Professions, School of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Communication & Creative Arts, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Global Learning & Partnerships, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Rowan University Web Services and Rowan Athletics. For frequently asked questions and additional information regarding the tailgate please click here.
James Hall | 11:00 a.m.
Hop on board the Rowan Bus and take a 20-minute tour through what's new on campus from Rowan's own Ambassadors. The last tour leaves at 1:30 p.m. Anyone is invited to attend this event. Sponsored by the Admissions Office.
Prof vs. Food: Wing-Eating Contest
Tailgate | 1:00 p.m.
For the first year ever, participants will race against one another to eat their wings the fastest for a chance to win a $50 gift card. Anyone is invited to participate in this event. Sponsored by Gourmet Dining.
Rowan University Football Game
Richard Wackar Stadium | 2:00 p.m.
Cheer on the Rowan University Football team as they take on Salisbury University. During halftime, find out which teams came out on top throughout the week’s various Homecoming competitions and who will go home with the big trophy! Sponsored by Rowan Athletics and the Office of Student Activities.
Women's Soccer Game
Soccer Stadium | 6:00 p.m.
Cheer on Women's Soccer as they take on Montclair State University. This event is free for students with a Rowan I.D. Children's tickets are $3, and adult's tickets are $5. Sponsored by Rowan Athletics.
Pfleeger Concert Hall | 7:00 p.m.
Alpa Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. is proud to present the 33rd annual Step Show. Tickets are $12.00 and available for purchase at the Student Center Information Desk starting on Monday, 9/19 or here while supplies last. Free tickets will be available to the first 40 students in line at the Student Center Information Desk. Doors open at 6:00pm.
Art After Hours
Chamberlain Student Center | 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Show off your artistic side with a canvas painting class. This first-come, first-serve event is free for all participants and can accommodate 100 students and 25 alumni. Sponsored by Rowan After Hours.
Class of 1966 50th Reunion
Rowan University | All day
Can you believe that it's been 50 years - a half century - since the Class of 1966 graduated from Glassboro State College? Now it's time to celebrate this remarkable milestone. Celebrate with us all day today to reflect on your formative years on campus, the friendships you've made, and the ways in which Glassboro altered your lives and shaped your journeys over the past five decades.
The Class of 1966 Reunion Committee and the Office of Alumni Engagement has planned a series of activities around this year’s Homecoming festivities which include both moments of frivolity and moments of reflection. This is a very special anniversary for your class and it's time to reminisce, to recall your shared memories and to re-connect with old friends. The registration fee of $50.00 includes all Reunion and Homecoming activities listed here. We look forward to seeing you back on campus!
Alumni Homecoming Tent
Lot C | 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Alumni, families and friends are invited to come enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet underneath the Homecoming Alumni Tent. As an alumnus, you and one guest can attend FREE of charge, as long as you preregister by Friday, September 16. Alumni who register for the Homecoming Alumni Tent will also be able to enjoy the Proflympics Beer Garden (21+ only), vendors, tailgating games, kid's activities and a photo booth. Additionally, faculty and staff from each college will be located next to the Alumni Tent in "College Corner." Click here for more info and to register.
Alumni Athletics Tent
Lot C | 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Athletics alumni, families and friends are invited to come enjoy an all-you-can-eat-buffet underneath the Homecoming Athletics Tent. As an alumnus, you and one guest can attend FREE of charge, as long as you preregister by Friday, September 16. Alumni who register for the Homecoming Alumni Tent will also be able to enjoy the Proflympics Beer Garden (21+ only), vendors, tailgating games, kid's activities and a photo booth. Additionally, faculty and staff from each college will be located next to the Alumni Tent in "College Corner." Athletics gear will also be available for purchase. Click here for more info and to register.
Black Alumni & Friends Reunion: Jazz Soiree
Alumni Engagement Center, Shpeen Hall | 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Slip into your finest Saturday evening attire and head to the Alumni Engagement Center to unwind after the Homecoming game. You are invited grab a drink from the cash bar and snack on elegant hor d’oeuvres as you get carried away by the smooth and soulful sounds of leading jazz artist, Sue Giles. This event costs $30. Register here.