Alumni Homecoming Schedule
Sept 27 - Oct 16
Virtual Space Race
Homecoming is Out of this World! Join us for a Virtual Space Race - a three -week, 62 mile challenge for alumni, students, faculty/staff to reach the outer limits of space. ***Registration for this event is now closed. Please call 1-800-GET-ROCK for more information***
9am Campus Alumni Breakfast, Alumni House
Alumni employees on campus are invited to breakfast to kick off the Homecoming 2021 celebration!
12:00pm Commencement, Class of 2020, The ARC
2:30pm - 5:30pm SRU Communication & Media Hall of Fame Ceremony, RMS Theater
Alumni of the SRU media programs will be inducted into the Communication & Media Hall of Fame, in a ceremony Friday afternoon. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. and the ceremony will begin at 3:30 p.m. Inductees were selected by their peers for their professional contributions to the media industry. The 2021 inductees include: Ed Coughlin '87, Mara Kudrick '98, Ryan Muldowney '05, and Kevin Scher '81. Aaron Marrie '21 and Hannah Shumsky '21 will be recognized with the Mike McHugh Undergraduate Excellence Award, and Carl Laughner '49 will be recognized for service with the Founder's Award.
5:00pm Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner, RMS Ballroom
Recognizing Distinguished Alumni who have reached the highest level of accomplishment. The 2021 recipients include: Craig Fraser '86, John Ligato '71, Dr. George Mihalik '74 and Rear Admiral Linnea Sommer-Weddington '81. Karen Perry '79 will receive the Past Presidents' Service Award.
5:00 - 7:00pm SRSGA Alumni Open House, The Suite; RMS Student Center 2nd Floor
Join alumni and current student leaders of SRSGA for an Open House in the Suite!
8:00pm Pep Rally, The Quad
Show your support before Saturday's athletic competitions. Get pumped up with coaches, athletes, cheerleaders, dance teams and the Marching Pride! The 2021 Homecoming Court will be announced at the event.
9:00pm Fireworks & Movie "Guardians of the Galaxy", The Quad
8:30am Muffins and Mimosas, Alumni House
Alumni are invited to join us for Muffins and Mimosas prior to the start of the annual Homecoming Parade.
10:00am Homecoming Parade, Main Street
11:00am SRU Alumni Association Tailgate Tent, Scarnati Field
Join the SRU Alumni Association for the annual tailgate tent, the best party of the year! Advanced registration is not required, but is encouraged.
11:00am Alumni Band
Marching Pride alumni are invited to perform with the band during halftime. Advanced registration is required.
11:00am Music Alumni Tailgate, Swope
Alumni of the music programs are invited to join the tailgate prior to the game. Advanced registration required.
12:00pm Men’s Soccer vs. Seton Hill University, Egli Field
1:00pm Rock Football vs. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Mihalik-Thompson Stadium
Rock Volleyball vs. Gannon University, Morrow Field House
3:00pm Women's Soccer vs. Seton Hill University, Egli Field
7:00pm Rock Solid 10 Under 10 Ceremony
Recognizing ten alumni who graduated within 10 years for their professional and personal achievements. This year's ceremony will recognize the 2020-2021 inductees: Shawn Bean '11, Audrianna Bly '11, Savannah DeLeon '15, Brandon Fusco '10, Jordan Grady '15, '16, Marcie Johnson '13, Mike Madden '12, Sean Murphy '11, Benjamin O'Leary '10, Christina Wojnarwsky '14
***Registration for this event is now closed. Please call 1-800-GET-ROCK for more information***