• Alumni Events

    Alumni & Family Homecoming Weekend — October 24-27, 2019

    The Inauguration of MARTIN S. ROTH, Ph.D.

    Alumni and Family activities will kick off on Thursday evening with festivities and barbecue on the lawn. The weekend will include the National Alumni Board Meeting, special reunion gatherings on Friday, Athletic Hall of Fame Brunch, Tailgate and Football Game on Saturday, and Sunday brunch. Classes of 1969, 1974 and 1979 will be honored at a Friday luncheon. Make plans to attend the inauguration as well as the traditional homecoming activities.

    For information on Homecoming, contact Molly Ballard: 304-357-4734 — mollyballard@ucwv.edu

    For inauguration information, contact Deborah Morris: 304-357-4849 — deborahmorris@ucwv.edu or Dr. Bren Stevens: 304-357-4911 — brenstevens@ucwv.edu


    Wednesday, October 23

    Community & Alumni Reception
    5:30 - 7:30, Rotunda
    Enjoy a casual reception for community members and alumni to meet Lynn and Marty Roth.

    Thursday, October 24

    Homecoming Festival
    5:00 pm, UC Riverbank
    Food & fun for UC students and alumni. Free to UC alums and families. RSVP required.

    Friday, October 25

    • Milestone Reunion Luncheon
      11:30 am, location TBD Special reunion luncheon honoring graduates celebrating their 40th, 45th, 50th, or more than 50th reunion years. RSVP required.
    • King Adams Kovach Athletic Alumni Reunion Reception - Time and location TBD. Invite only event.
    • Inauguration Ceremony for President Marty Roth - 3:00 pm, Innovation Center
    • Inauguration Reception - 5:30 pm, UC Riverbank and Rotunda. Ticketed event.

    Saturday, October 26

    • Athletics Hall of Fame Brunch - Ticketed event - for more information, call 304-357-4820.
    • Pre-game Tailgate - 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, UC Stadium. All alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends are invited! Free to alumni and families.
    • Golden Eagles vs. Glenville State College - Kickoff @ 2:00 pm. The Class of 1969 will be recognized on the field right before the game begins.
    • Alumni Gathering - Stick around Charleston after the football game to catch up with old classmates. Free to alumni, time and location TBD.

    Sunday, October 27

    Alumni Farewell Brunch
    10:00-11:30 am, Rotunda
    Free to alumni and families

    Hotel Info

    Book your room by October 11 to receive the discounted rate. Simply use the code "UCH" when booking to receive the rate.

    Fairfield Inn & Suites Charleston
    402 2nd Ave, SW, Charleston, WV 25303

    Holiday Inn & Suties
    400 Second Ave, Charleston, WV 25303