Check out all that's happening at this year's Homecoming festivites.
Keep checking back throughout the fall for more event updates!

More of a visual type? We've got you covered. Click here to see the new layout for our Saturday events and the outdoor Prof Country Concert & Pep Rally.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17

Dig Pink - Women's Volleyball Match
Thursday, October 17
7:00 p.m.
Esby Gymnasium

Join the Women's Volleyball team as they rally to raise funds for "Susan G. Komen, Central and South Jersey." Now in its sixth year, this event has contributed greatly to the region, and has received tremendous support from the University and community. Please take your family out to what will be a memorable evening.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18

Homecoming Country Concert & Pep Rally
Friday, October 18
5:00 p.m.
Rowan Hall Green
FREE


Join the Rowan Community in supporting Rowan athletes and listening to great music! Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and get into the homecoming spirit at this outdoor country concert featuring Liv Devine, Natalie Stovall, Joe Nichols and Uncle Kracker. Alumni must pre-register for this free concert to attend.
2 tickets maximum per alumnus.

TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!

Dr. Harley E. Flack Mentoring Program Homecoming Reception

Friday, October 18
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Student Center Ballroom

$15

The Dr. Harley E. Flack Mentoring Program Homecoming Reception is for past and present program participants, mentors and supporters. Over the 20 plus years it has been in existence, Ujima and the male component of the mentoring program have supported countless students from their first year at Rowan up through their professional career. This reception is an opportunity for past and current program participants to meet and network with one another.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

College of Humanities and Social Sciences presents
"Wine 101 with Faculty Favorites"

Friday, October 18
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Hollybush Mansion


The complete list of "Faculty Favorites" is available on the event registration page.

 



SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19

Annual Homecoming Parade
Saturday, October 19
9:30 a.m. start time, 10:00 a.m. skits begin in Lot D


The annual Homecoming parade is one of Rowan's oldest traditions. Come join the Rowan University community as they parade through the streets of Glassboro. The parade will conclude in Lot D, where student organizations will perform their annual skits and dances as part of the homecoming festivities.

Homecoming Tailgating

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Lot D
Free


Due to the growing demand of tailgating spots we are doubling the size of the tailgate area. This area is for foot traffic only from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Vehicles will be allowed in the lot prior to 10 a.m. to drop off supplies. Tailgate highlights will include a DJ playing today's top 40 hits, and assorted tents and tailgating activities set up by student groups, departments and Colleges. Alums from the Colleges of Communication & Creative Arts, Education, Performing Arts and Science & Mathematics are encourage to check out the "College Row" section of the tailgate to see what's new with their schools!

Prof Country Fair

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Outside of Wackar Stadium
Free (Food available for purchase - Cash only!)


Rowan University Alumni Relations Office invites alumni, students, staff, family and friends to gather outside of Wackar Stadium for this year’s Prof Country Fair. Assorted food vendors will be set up on the “fair grounds” to provide you with a variety of dining and entertainment options. Families, friends and reunion groups are encouraged to meet under the large tent.

Prof Country Fair menu includes - BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, grilled burgers and hotdogs, corndogs, veggie burgers, funnel cake, fried oreos, cotton candy, kettle corn, soft pretzels and assorted beverages. 

Make sure you check-in at the Alumni Welcome tent to get the most out of your Homecoming experience! The first 200 alums to pre-register for this FREE event will receive a Homecoming 2013 giveaway upon check-in!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Athletic Alumni Tent
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Near the football field, outside of fence
Free for first 2 people in family, $10 additional adults, $5 children


The Athletic Department will be hosting an alumni tent for all alumni athletes and their families. Alumni from all sports teams and generations are encouraged to attend and enjoy a pre-game meal with the Athletics family.

To register for this event, please contact Sasha in the Athletics Office at 856-256-4676

Rohrer College of Business Picnic
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Corner of Carpenter St. & Bowe Blvd.
Free


The Rohrer College of Business is hosting its 2nd annual homecoming picnic for students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends of the RCB. Please join us for games, prizes, and opportunities to catch up with old friends and make some new ones too!

To register, please visit
www.rowan.edu/RCBhomecoming

Rowan Football vs. Wesley College
2:00 p.m.
Wackar Stadium
$5 adults, $3 children if purchased at the Alumni Tent between 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Cheer on PROFS as they take on the Wesley College Wolverines. Members of the 70's football teams will be honored at half-time. 70's football alumni are encouraged to RSVP here.

Rowan Rugby Match
Time TBD
Intramural Field
Free


After the Rowan Football game, stop by the intramural field and watch Rowan Rugby take on East Stroudsburg. The Rowan Rugby team is a two-time defending champion in their conference and is one of Rowan's most successful sports clubs.

Barnes & Noble Brown & Gold Block Party
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Rowan Boulevard
Free


Come on down to Rowan Blvd. and join Rowan students, staff, alumni and Glassboro community members for an evening of live music, book signings by local authors, and fantastic food! Alums who attend the event and show their Alumni Card or Homecoming wristband will receive a 10% discount at Barnes & Noble.

Class of '88 "Back to the Boro" 25th Reunion
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for Alumni Engagement
$25


The Class of 1988 will celebrate their 25th Reunion on Saturday, October 19 from 5:30–8:30 p.m. in Shpeen Hall. The Alumni Engagement Center will transport you back to the land of big hair, tight jeans and ozone-piercing hairspray. Find out what happened to your suitemate and that guy or gal down the hall. Register soon to get in on the Class of '88 room block at the Glassboro Marriott.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

"The Show" 30th Annual Step Show presented by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Nu lota Chapter and Rowan University
Doors open: 6:00 p.m.
Show starts: 7:00 p.m.
Pfleeger Concert Hall

Tickets are available at http://theshow2k13.eventbrite.com/.


UPCOMING EVENTS

BAR-A Rowan Reunion
Saturday, August 2, 2014

WGLS-FM 50th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, October 25, 2014

SAVE THE DATE

Homecoming 2014
Saturday, October 18, 2014

 

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