Homecoming Weekend 2016

"Always a Griffin" Homecoming 2016 - 3nd Annual

The Golden Griffin Weekend will run from Friday, September 23, through Sunday, September 25


What is Homecoming Weekend?

All alumni, parents and friends are invited to participate in Homecoming, which replaces the traditional Alumni Weekend and will now include a broader array of events and people, including Family Weekend, which will bring parents and families of current students to campus.

Who’s Invited

Everyone connected to Canisius is invited. Alumni. Parents. Faculty. Staff. Students. Friends. There are activities, events and parties for everyone to enjoy.

Event and Activities

Homecoming Weekend will be filled with events, gatherings and celebrations as alumni come back to campus and share their memories and achievements. Join classmates, friends, faculty, parents and families on September 23 - 24, 2015, for a weekend of Golden Griffin fun. 

Make Plans to Celebrate with Your Reunion Class or Affinity Group 

Homecoming Weekend 2016 will be celebrate nine of the college’s most treasured classes--1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011.

Not Part of a Reunion Class or Affinity Group?  

Homecoming is still for you! There are activities, events and parties for everyone.

This year we will be celebrating the following affinity groups:
Club Football Alumni, UNITY Alumni, Honors Alumni, International Alumni, Raichle Scholars Alumni, Counseling and Human Services Alumni.

More Information 

To get involved, contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at or 716-888-2700 or 800-201-4952.