Once a Bear, Always a Bear – and there’s no better time to remember that than Homecoming!
Whether your last visit to campus was 50 years ago or five, Homecoming is your opportunity
to take a walk down memory lane and learn about the new and exciting changes coming
The Alumni Association is offering a variety of events to ensure there is a reason
for every Bear to come home the weekend of October 18-19. Register today to let us
know what events you plan to attend.
Alumni Lunch with University Leadership
This is the perfect event for Bears who like to be in the know! Join the Alumni Association
for lunch on Friday, October 18 to connect with new Provost Mark Anderson and Vice
President for Advancement Allie Steg Haskett '03. Hear firsthand about UNC's future
plans and share your thoughts.
- Homecoming 5K
For those who still look for a finish line wherever you go, UNC Campus Recreation
is hosting the annual Homecoming 5k on Saturday morning. The route will take you through
campus, so get your gear, and get ready to take in your alma mater on a crisp autumn
- Tailgate and Football Game Against Portland State
What better way to celebrate homecoming than cheering on your Bears as they take on
Big Sky opponent Portland State? Before the game, be sure to stop by the Alumni Association
Tailgate to reconnect with old friends and enjoy a free Crabtree beer served up by
- Class of 1969 Reunion
The Class of 1969 will have a full weekend of reunion activities, including a private
campus tour in vans, a luncheon with University Leadership, induction into the 50-year
society and a chance to see UNC football against Portland State on the North Terrace
of Nottingham Field.
- Student Ambassador Reunion
Calling all former student ambassadors! While you're back in town for the football
game, Alumna Lyndsey Crum '05 invites you to gather with your fellow ambassadors too.
Head to the Original Roma for Homecoming breakfast and meet up at Crabtree Brewing
Company after the football game.
- Greeley Multicultural Festival
The Greeley Multicultural Festival will be on campus during Homecoming weekend. Attendees
will have the opportunity to celebrate the diverse cultures embedded in the fabric
of the Greeley community with all 5 senses.
Tap Into Greeley Culture
- The Great Big Food Drive
Fill a truck with supplies to help drive out hunger on UNC's campus. The UNC Student Nutrition and Dietetics Association has partnered with the Bear Pantry for the 1st Annual Great Big Food Drive taking place before and during the Homecoming
football game. Drop off items and monetary donations in the Bears Fan Fest area.
- ‘80s Delta Zeta Reunion
The Delta Xi Chapter of Delta Zeta is calling all Alumnae from the 1980's to come
home! Alumna Teddi Hernandez '91 is coordinating the reunion. Look for more information
from Teddi about how to get involved.
As always, we invite you to share your Homecoming experiences with us and fellow bears
while you’re back at UNC. Remember to tag, comment, like and hashtag #UNCBears across
all of our social media channels. We want to know you’re having a great time reconnecting
with your roots during Homecoming 2019.