Homecoming

Save the date: October 4–5, 2019

Calling those who bleed maroon

Return to the hill for an autumn weekend in Hamilton. Reconnect with classmates and friends, introduce your family to the beautiful Colgate campus, and cheer on our Division I Raider teams. 

A working schedule of Homecoming events is below, and additional details are forthcoming. The weekend is free to attend; we kindly ask that alumni and their guests register. The opportunity to purchase discounted football vs. Lehigh and men's hockey vs. RIT game tickets with registration is available though Monday, September 30.

Friday, October 4

  • 12:30 p.m. | Career Connections Luncheon
  • 4:00 p.m. | Block Party outside the Class of 1965 Arena
  • 5:00 p.m. | Women's Hockey vs. Mercyhurst
  • 5:45 p.m. | ALANA and LGBTQ+ Initiatives Homecoming Reception
  • 6:00 p.m. | Hall of Honor registration required

Saturday, October 5

  • 11:00 a.m. | Homecoming Tailgate sponsored by the Colgate Alumni Council
  • 1:00 p.m. | Football vs. Lehigh ticketed event
  • 3:00 p.m. | Women's Hockey vs. Mercyhurst
  • 7:00 p.m. | Women's Soccer vs. Lafayette
  • 7:30 p.m. | Men's Hockey vs. RIT ticketed event

For more information, contact the alumni relations team at 315-228-7439 or e-mail alumni@colgate.edu.

Also held this weekend: Home | Coming | Out, a symposium celebrating 10 years of LGBTQ studies at Colgate.

Hundreds of Colgate fans form a giant human C on the field at the 2019 Bicentennial homecoming football game.

Homecoming 2018 Photos