Homecoming 2016 - Schedule of Events
Homecoming Weekend 2016 will be filled with events, gatherings and celebration as alumni come back to campus and share their memories and achievements.
Join classmates, friends, parents and families September 22 - 25 for a weekend of fun.
PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTERING FOR ANY PRE-TENT PARTY DOES NOT AUTOMATICALLY REGISTER YOU FOR THE HOMECOMING TENT PARTY.
You must register for each individual event that you will be attending to get an accurate count.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22
Favorite Professor Event | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Science Hall Commons
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23
Reunion Class and Affinity Group Celebrations | 5:00 pm - 7 pm
Science Hall Commons and Atrium
Complimentary to Reunion Years and Affinity Groups
Class Years Celebrating include: 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, & 2011.
Affinity Groups Celebrating include: All College Honors, Club Football, Women of Canisius, College Student Personnel, Counseling and Human Services, International Students, and UNITY Alumni.
There is a charge of $5 for Guests who are not an affinity group alumni or celebrating their reunion year.
Tent Party | 7 pm - 11 pm
There will be live music, dinner buffet, open bar of beer and wine, food trucks, and more!
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
Java with the Jesuits | 9 am - 11 am
Join members of the Jesuit community for a tour of Loyola Hall.
Campus Tours | 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm
Depart from Student Center
Fall Fest (Sponsored by Student Life) | 12 pm - 4 pm
Enjoy activities for children of all ages: pumpkin painting, balloon artist, food trucks.
Volleyball | 1 pm
Koessler Athletic Center
Golden Griffs vs. St. Peter's
Alumni Mass | 4:30 pm
Christ the King Chapel
Homecoming Mass for alumni, students, parents, family, and friends.
Men's Soccer | 7 pm
Demske Sports Complex
7 pm | Griffs vs. Rider
Distinguished Alumni Dinner | 6 pm
Montante Cultural Center
6 pm | Cocktails
7 pm | Dinner
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
Architectural Pedal Tour of Buffalo | 10 am
Enjoy a side of the city never seen before or visit your old favorites with fantastic style. Load your music, bring friends, and get ready for a fun-filled morning across amazing architectural and historical gems.
Seating is limited (21 and older only)
In conjunction with:
Buffalo Pedal Tours and Explore Buffalo
We will be meeting at Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson St, Buffalo, NY 14203 at 9:30 am.
Volleyball | 1 pm
KOESSLER ATHLETIC CENTER
Griffs vs. Rider