PhilaU Homecoming 2017

Save the Date for Homecoming 2017!

From October 5-8, we have a weekend full of activities and events for alumni, friends and family.

A tentative schedule of events is listed below. Schedules and events are subject to change. Please check back to stay informed.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Event Name Time Location Cost More Information
URBN Alumni Reception TBD Hayward Hall, Fashion and Textiles Future Center Free Read More
PhilaU Fashion Design and Fashion Merchandising & Management students and faculty welcome alumni now working for URBN to tour the new state of the art Fashion and Textiles Future Center and see the inspiring work produced in these studios. Beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

 

Friday, October 6, 2017

Event Name Time Location Cost More Information
Campus Tour 5 p.m. Depart from Gallagher Free Read More
Enjoy a tour of the beautiful campus and find out what’s new with a Rambassador leading the way!
Sig Ep Fraternity Reunion Reception 6-9 p.m. TBD Free Read More
Join fellow Sig Ep Fraternity

 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Event Name Time Location Cost More Information
Campus Tour 11 a.m.  Depart from Gallagher Free Read More
Enjoy a tour of the beautiful campus and find out what’s new with a Rambassador leading the way!
Sig Ep Fraternity Reunion Reception 6-9 p.m. Kanbar Performance Space TBD Read More
Join fellow Sig Ep Fraternity alumni for a fun night of food, drink and reminiscing.
Sig Ep Fraternity Business Breakfast Meeting 9-11 a.m. Hayward Hall Free Read More
Private meeting for Sig Ep Brothers. Breakfast will be served.
Golden Ram Luncheon 12-1:30 p.m. Kanbar Performance Space TBD Read More
Celebrate the Class of 1967 and all “Golden Alumni” who have been part of the Alumni Association 50 or more years for a reunion luncheon.
Annual Family Day Events (Picnic and Tailgate) 12 – 3 p.m. Ravenhill Campus TBD Read More
Open to the entire PhilaU community – alumni, students, families and friends! Join us for picnic food, live DJ, street performers, face painting, pie tossing and much more fun, family activities.

Relive the good ol’ college days by stopping through the tailgate area.

Registration for the Tailgate and Picnic will be available on the Family Day website.
Tour the Art Museum 12 p.m. Philadelphia Museum of Art TBD Read More
Interested in exploring more of Philadelphia during your weekend back at PhilaU? Take a PhilaU Shuttle from main campus to the Philadelphia Museum of Art for an afternoon tour.
Integration Presentation 2-3 p.m. DEC Forum Free Read More
Join Dr. Stephen Spinelli for a discussion to learn more about the recent integration between Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University.
PhilaU Campus Beer & Wine Crawl  3-5 p.m. Various locations on main campus TBD Read More
Haven’t been back to campus in a while? Enjoy more than just a tour of campus – sample wine and beer tastings and snack pairings at each of the various buildings on main campus. The start of the tour begins at Gallagher Center Lobby.
Homecoming Dinner Dance 6 – 7 p.m. Faculty and Alumni Cocktail Hour

7 – 10 p.m.
Dinner, Awards Presentation and Dancing
Hilton City Avenue
4200 City Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
Individual Ticket - $60

First Five Table of 10 - $150 (2012 – 2017)
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Cap off Homecoming weekend with the annual Homecoming Dinner Dance. All alumni, faculty, staff and friends are invited as we mingle and dance the night away.

Alumni Award Presentation will take place during dinner honoring:

Time, Talent, and Treasure Award

Young Alumni Achievement Award

Frank L. Giese Textile Award

College of Architecture and the Built Environment Outstanding Alumni Award

College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts Outstanding Alumni Award

Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce Outstanding Alumni Award

School of Continuing and Professional Studies Outstanding Alumni Award

 

Sunday, October 7, 2017

Event Name Time Location Cost More Information
Sig Ep Fraternity Brunch 10-11 a.m.  Ravenhill Mansion $10 Read More
TBD