This year’s Homecoming will be an event to remember as we wrap-up Maryville’s yearlong 150th anniversary celebrations. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable opportunity to celebrate the past and toast to the future.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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Students Having Fun at the Homecoming Party

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Maryville Saints Celebrating at the President’s Reception

Schedule of Events

Sunday, September 25

Go the Distance Race | 8 a.m.–Noon CT
Maryville University/Virtual
Alumni, Faculty/Staff, Students
Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome
Participate in an on-campus or virtual race to support student-athlete scholarships.
To register for the Go the Distance Race, visit here: maryville.edu/­gothedistancerace

Monday, September 26

Homecoming Kick-Off Celebration | 11 a.m.–1 p.m. CT
Donius University Center Quad
Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni
Walk-ins welcome
A celebratory event to kick off Homecoming Week!  Join us for music, games, treats and so much more!

Yell Like Hell | 7–9 p.m. CT
Auditorium
Students, Faculty/Staff
Registration is required to perform but walk-ins are welcome to attend
Student teams compete by performing original cheers and chants to show their school spirit. Teams are evaluated by a panel of judges based on energy, enthusiasm, creativity, uniqueness and clarity, overall performance and crowd appeal.

Tuesday, September 27

Maryville Community Service Project
Students, Faculty/Staff
More information coming soon!

Wednesday, September 28

Lip Sync Battle | 7–9 p.m. CT
Donius University Center Quad
Students, Faculty/Staff
Registration is required to perform but walk-ins are welcome to attend
This is a competition you don’t want to miss! Student teams will compete in a lip sync performance to a choice of their song(s). A panel of judges determines the lip sync winner based on lip sync ability, costumes, accuracy/choreography, creativity, overall performance and crowd appeal.

Thursday, September 29

Cultural Festival | 6–8 p.m. CT
Donius University Center Quad
Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni
Walk-ins welcome
A celebration of the many cultures and cultural organizations that are represented at Maryville and around the world through performances, food and engagement.

 

Athletic Hall of Fame | 7 p.m. CT
Auditorium
Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni
Presentation followed by a reception to celebrate our inductees!

 

Friday, September 30

25-Year Reunion Private Reception | 5:30–6:30 p.m. CT
LJ’s in the Donius University Center
25-Year Class of 1997
Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome
A gathering of the Class of 1997 will precede the President’s Reception. Sponsored by classmates Darin Sorrell, ’97 and Melissa Lenz, ’97.

50-Year Reunion Reception | 5:30–7 p.m. CT
Gander Quad
50-Year Class of 1972
Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome
A gathering of the Class of 1972 will precede the President’s Reception.

Toast to the Graduates | 6:30–7 p.m. CT
Graduate Walkway
Class of 2022
Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome
A toast to the Class of 2022 to welcome them to the Maryville alumni community.

President’s Reception and Maryville Forward Showcase | 6:30–9:30 p.m. CT
Gander Dining Hall and Gander Quad
Alumni, Faculty/Staff
Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome
Maryville alumni, friends, faculty and staff are welcomed to enjoy a night of conversation, food, drinks and dancing. Don’t miss out on the Maryville Forward Showcase experience and a special grand finale of our 150th anniversary celebrations at the end of the evening!

Student Night Out at the St. Louis Cardinals Game | 7:15 p.m. CT
Busch Stadium
Students will enjoy a night out at the ballpark! There are a limited number of tickets available.
Check out getinvolvedmu.maryville.edu
for additional info!

Saturday, October 1

Health Professions CEU Courses | 9 a.m.–Noon CT
Myrtle E. and Earl E. Walker Hall/Virtual
Alumni, Students
Registration required
Click here for more information and to register.

Golden Circle Alumnae Luncheon | 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m. CT
Donius University Center
Sacred Heart Alumnae
Registration required
All classes from 50 years ago or earlier gather on campus as members of the Golden Circle. The 50-Year Reunion Class of 1972 will be honored as the newest members of the Golden Circle.

Homecoming Mass | 5 p.m. CT
Huttig Chapel
Alumni, Students, Faculty/Staff
Walk-ins welcome

50-Year and 55-Year Reunion Class Dinners | 5:30–8:30 p.m. CT
Marriott St. Louis West, Maryville Ballroom
50-Year Class of 1972 and 55-Year Class of 1967
Registration required
Class of 1967 and 1972 alumnae and guests celebrate over dinner and lively conversation.

Student Homecoming Party | 8 p.m.–Midnight CT
Gander Quad
Students
Students will enjoy a night of dancing and food from a variety of food trucks.

Sunday, October 2

Black Alumni Network Prayer Breakfast | 9:30 a.m. CT
Buder Commons
Alumni
Registration preferred; walk-ins welcome
Join fellow Black Alumni at the inaugural event of the newly launched Black Alumni Network. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast, fellowship, great conversation, and hear remarks from local and University experts about the progress being made on campus and throughout our community in the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion space.

Soccer Games and Saints Tailgate | Noon–4 p.m. CT
Soccer Pavilion
Alumni, Faculty/Staff, Students
Registration required for tailgating only
Come cheer on the Saints as they face Rockhurst University.
Women’s Soccer team will play at noon, and the Men’s Soccer team will play at 2:30 p.m.
Interested in tailgating? Sign up here to reserve your spot! Guideline and policies are listed in the FAQs.

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HOME­COMING 2023

September 26 – October 1, 2023

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