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Homecoming

Homecoming 2016 will be held September 30 - October 2, a special weekend for Colgate University.  
Students and alumni enjoy the annual homecoming bonfire and pep rally.
Homecoming will be held the same weekend as the Inauguration of Colgate's 17th President, Brian Casey. The dedication of the Class of 1965 Arena is also held on Saturday, October 1, so there will be lots to celebrate.

Athletic Events

Friday, September 30

6:00 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Navy

Saturday, October 1

11:00 a.m.
Field Hockey vs. Lafayette

1:00 p.m.
Football vs. Cornell

3:00 p.m.
Women's Hockey vs. New Hampshire

4:00 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Lehigh

4:30 p.m.
Men's Soccer vs. Lehigh

7:00 p.m.
Men's Hockey vs. Army

Sunday, October 2

1:00 p.m.
Women's Soccer vs. Bucknell

3:00 p.m.
Women's Hockey vs. New Hampshire

Weekend Highlights

Friday, September 30

4:00 p.m.
Inauguration of President Brian Casey, Academic Quad

Friday, September 30

5:30 p.m.
Reception for all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests nearby Academic Quad

Friday, September 30

7:30–9:30 p.m.
Homecoming Celebration on Whitnall Field (concert, food, beer and wine available for legal age guests.)

Saturday, October 1

10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Homecoming Tailgate opens between Beyer Small Field and Andy Kerr Stadium

Saturday, October 1

11:00 a.m.
Dedication of the Class of 1965 Arena

Photos from 2015

Homecoming Weekend is a collaborative Colgate University signature weekend sponsored by: the Office of Alumni Relations; the Annual Fund; the Athletics Department; the Presidents' Club; the Center for Career Services; Special Events; and the Center for Leadership and Student Involvement.