Homecoming

Saturday, Oct. 7 (Homecoming Day)

 

Midtown Students Please Note:
Because of Homecoming activities, the  Midtown Student Center Restaurant will be CLOSED this Saturday.  All students are invited to the Westside Marketplace which will operate during its normal hours.  As a reminder there will be food trucks during street fare with an array of offerings.


FIELD HOCKEY vs SOUTHERN MAINE

11:00 a.m.
Westside Athletic Center, WCSU Westside campus.


HOMECOMING TAILGATING

12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Commuter Parking Lot, WCSU Westside campus.

Gather with friends and former classmates for a tailgating party prior to the Homecoming football game. Please read the university’s UPDATED Tailgating Rules and Regulations (as of 10/6/15). Open to alumni, faculty, staff, parents and students (must be 21 years and older to consume alcohol). $10 per carload; $50 per tent space; free for pedestrians.

Alumni groups wishing to set up a tent at tailgating or who have other special requests, please call the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298.


REUNION CITY

12:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Alumni Pavilion (across from the Westside Athletic Center), WCSU Westside campus.
Sponsored by the WCSU Alumni Association.

Join alumni and friends for some good cheer, music and Karaoke at this traditional Homecoming favorite! Open to alumni, faculty, staff, parents and students (must be 21 years and older to consume alcohol). Admission to the tent is $10 and includes one free drink. 


HOMECOMING STREET FAIR

2:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Access Road (between the Classroom Building and the Westside Athletic Complex), WCSU Westside campus.
Sponsored by the Student Government Association (SGA).

Support Western’s student organizations at this Homecoming tradition. Free and open to alumni, students, parents, faculty and staff.


7TH ANNUAL HOMECOMING CHILI COOK-OFF COMPETITION

2:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Next to the Alumni Pavilion, WCSU Westside campus.
Sponsored by the Sodexo Dining Services and Alumni Relations.

Everyone’s a judge! The WCSU community will compete for the title of Chili Cook-Off Champion.
First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. Free and open to alumni, students, parents, faculty and staff.


HOMECOMING FOOD TRUCK VENDORS

1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
front of
Westside Athletic Center, WCSU Westside campus.

Join the university community at this Homecoming feast. Food Truck vendors will be serving some of your favorite sidewalk treats:
Cup cakes, pizza, Mac & cheese, warm apple cider, sweet tea, coffee and decaf.
Open to the public. Cost per person is determined by each food truck.


WOMEN’S SOCCER vs EASTERN CONNECTICUT

2:00 p.m.
Westside Athletic Center, WCSU Westside campus.


THE GREAT BOX CAR DERBY RACE

3:30 p.m.
Front of the O’Neill Center, WCSU Westside campus.
Sponsored by Housing & Residence Life


FOOTBALL vs WORCESTER STATE

6:00 p.m.
Westside Athletic Center, WCSU Westside Campus

Come cheer on the Colonials at Homecoming 2017 at they take on Worcester State.