2021 Homecoming and Family Weekend

Home Sweet Homecoming

Homecoming and Family Weekend returns to California University of Pennsylvania! Community members and Cal U alumni, friends old and new … everyone is invited to join the celebration. We love our community and are proud to call southwestern Pennsylvania our home, sweet home.


Register for the homecoming events:

 

  Friday, Oct. 1

11 a.m., 3 p.m., 5:30 p.m.

Campus Tours
Welcome Center, Natali Student Center

12:30 p.m.

Classes of '70 and '71 Reunion Luncheon (Invitation Only)
Convocation Center

6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Outdoor Recreation
Bikes can be checked out through the Herron Recreation and Fitness Center during normal operating hours.

3 p.m.

Parade Floats Arrive on Campus
2021 Homecoming Parade floats will arrive on campus and will be available for pre-parade viewing.

5 p.m.

Residence Hall Socials
Guesman and Carter Hall Courtyards - Light refreshments and fun activities will be provided.

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Experience California, Featuring the Washington Symphony Orchestra
Various Campus Locations - Areas will be designated on campus to meet with former classmates, enjoy food trucks and try the limited-edition Cal U Brew from Laurel Highlands Brewing. The Symphony performance will begin at 7 p.m. General check-in and information will be located in the parking lot of Azorsky.

Meeting Locations:

  • Class of 2020: Kara Alumni House Lawn
  • Multicultural Groups: In front of Carter Hall
  • Fraternities and Sororities: In front of the Natali Student Center
  • Athletics: Between the Convocation Center and Hamer Hall
  • Guesman Hall/Residence Hall E: Guesman Hall Courtyard
  • Carter Hall/Smith Hall: Carter Hall Courtyard

  Saturday, Oct. 2

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Outdoor Recreation
Bikes can be checked out through the Herron Recreation and Fitness Center during normal operating hours.

10 a.m.

African American Alumni Association Meeting
Convocation Center

10 a.m.

Pre-Parade, Picnic on the Patio and 2020 Tent
Azorsky Parking Lot - Food trucks, yard games and face painting
Kara Alumni House - Picnic on the Patio and Class of 2020 Tent

Greek Life Commons Dedication - Dedication of Kara Alumni House patio paver area commemorating the legacy of fraternity and sorority members.

 Noon

Homecoming Parade
Cal U Main Campus and California Borough

1 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Gannon
Phillipsburg Soccer Facility

1-3 p.m.

Pre-game Tailgate with Food Trucks and DJ
Adamson Stadium

3 p.m.

Football vs. Mercyhurst
Adamson Stadium

Post-Football Game

Fireworks Show
Adamson Stadium

 

  Sunday, Oct. 3

10 a.m.

Brunch in Gold Rush with Special Musical Performance
Gold Rush, Natali Student Center

1-9 p.m.

Outdoor Recreation
Bikes can be checked out through the Herron Recreation and Fitness Center during normal operating hours.

 

 

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LOCATION

Less than an hour’s drive from Pittsburgh, Cal U is easy to reach via major highways and toll Route 43. Get directions and a campus map.

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CHECK BACK

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QUESTIONS?

Have questions? Reach out to us at alumni@calu.edu or 724-938-4418.