• Alumni Events

    Homecoming & Family Weekend — October 18-21, 2018

    There are lots of fun events planned during Homecoming this year. Make plans to join us for this fun, fall weekend! The Class of 1968 will be celebrating its 50th Class Reunion this year. We hope you will come out to help them celebrate! 

    Below is a tentative list of events. Be sure to check back often as the schedule is updated

    Thursday, October 18

    Alumni Pizza Party
    5-7 pm - Lorobi's at Southridge Golf Range
    (500 Gateway Rd, Charleston, WV 25309)

    Homecoming Pep Rally & Festival
    Presented by UC Office of Student Life
    4-8 pm - UC Riverbank
    *Includes dinner, music, and activities.

    Friday, October 19

    40th, 45th, and 50th Year Reunion Celebration Luncheon
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm - Tower Room
    (7th floor, Clay Tower Building)

    King Adams Kovach Athletic Alumni Reunion Reception
    (4- 6 pm in the Appalachian Room)

    Alumni Reception – All Alumni
    (5-6 p.m. in the Rotunda)
    *Drinks and appetizers will be served.

    Bonfire and Cookout
    (6-8 pm on the Riverbank)

    Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner & Inductions
    Hall of Fame Dinner & Inductions
    6-8 pm - GSU Ballroom
    *Inductees include Andrea Lewis '07, Will Johnson '99, John Sciara '77, and Roger Hart '67 with special recognition of the 1971-1972 WVIAC Champion baseball team. Additionally, Roger Hart's jersey will be retired immediately before the dinner in the Innovation Center. For more information and to purchase tickets, please contact the Athletics Office at 304-357-4820.

    Women's Volleyball vs. Notre Dame
    6 pm - H. Bernard Wehrle Sr. Athletic Arena

    Saturday, October 20

    Student Life Residence Hall Tours
    9-11 am
    *Contact the Office of Student Life at sle@ucwv.edu

    Alumni Softball Game
    10 am
    *RSVP at kimberlystiles@ucwv.edu.

    Women's Volleyball vs. Urbana
    10 am - H. Bernard Wehrle Sr. Athletic Arena

    Tailgate
    11 am - UC Stadium
    *All alumni and families are invited to enjoy food and fun before kickoff. For Pharmacy and MBA alums, tables will be set up at the tailgate where you can connect with fellow alumni from your program.

    Football vs. UVA Wise
    1 pm - UC Stadium

    Women's Basketball Alumni Reception
    4-6 pm - Innovation Center President's Suite
    (3rd Floor)

    Men's Soccer vs. Shepherd
    4 pm - Schoenbaum Stadium

    Alumni Gathering
    4:30-7:30 - Sam's Uptown Cafe downtown
    28 Capitol St. Charleston, WV 25301
    *Beer, wine, appetizers, cash bar - RSVP at mollyballard@ucwv.edu.

    Sunday, October 21

    Alumni Farewell Brunch
    (10-11 am in the Rotunda)

    Q&A with President Marty Roth
    (11-am – noon in the Erma Byrd Gallery)

    Alumni Volleyball Game
    1 pm - H. Bernard Wehrle Sr. Athletic Arena

    Women's Soccer vs. Notre Dame
    1 pm - Schoenbaum Stadium

    Men's Soccer vs. Notre Dame
    4 pm - Schoenbaum Stadium

    Hotel Info

    Book your hotel room at either of the hotels below by October 4, 2018 using the promo code "UCH" to receive the discounted rate of $99/night.

    Fairfield Inn & Suites Charleston
    402 2nd Ave, SW, Charleston, WV 25303
    304-744-4444

    Holiday Inn & Suties
    400 Second Ave, Charleston, WV 25303
    304-744-4641