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(information as of July 25, 2022)

Hotels

Fairfield Inn
(217) 223-5922
4315 Broadway St. Quincy, IL

Quality Inn & Suites
(217) 224-8378
QU Homecoming Block: Call directly to book.
225 S 4th St. Quincy, IL

Microtel Inn & Suites
(217) 222-5620
QU Homecoming Block code: CGQUPG
200 S. 3rd St. Quincy, IL

Atrium Hotel
(217) 222-2666
201 S. 3rd Street Quincy, IL

 

Quincy Holiday Inn
(217) 223-7800
4821 Oak Street Quincy, IL

Stoney Creek Inn
(217) 223-2255
3809 Broadway St. Quincy, IL

Town & Country Inn & Suites
(217) 214-0400
QU Homecoming: Call for discount.
110 N. 54th St. Quincy, IL

The Gas Lamp Inn and Eatery, LLC
1477 Maine St.
847-505-2053

Homecoming 2022 Schedule

Sept. 22nd
6:00 PM 9:00 PM Homecoming Balloon Glow festivities QU Campus Bring out your family and friends to enjoy food and drinks from various local vendors as we kick off Balloon Glow.
6:30 PM 7:00 PM Homecoming Parade C Lot (West of Padua Hall) to Friars Field Come watch QU’s campus groups as they walk around campus. QU’s
marching band will perform.
7:15 PM 8:30 PM Balloon Glow Friars Field Come watch balloonists light up Friars Field with their hot air
balloons. Refreshments will be available for purchase.
Sept. 23rd
6:30 AM Balloon Launch Friars Field If you’re an early bird, come check out the hot air balloons as they
launch from Friars Field, weather permitting.
11:00 AM 6:00 PM Chuck French Memorial Golf
TournamentRegister Here
Tournament Quincy Country Club Proceeds go to support the Chuck French Memorial Endowed
Scholarship. Everyone is welcome to join… QU Alumni, families and
friends!
11:00 AM 6:00 PM QU Baseball Golf Outing

Register Here

Quincy Country Club Join the QU Baseball team for an afternoon of golf with fellow Alumni
and friends!
11:00 AM 5:00 PM Open House/Registration Student Union Lounge Meet with fellow alumni and pick up your complimentary gift as the
weekend kicks off at the Student Union Lounge
2:00 PM 4:00 PM Stillwell Hall Open House Quincy Museum Join us for a Stillwell Reunion Open House as we reminisce on the
many memories had at Stillwell Hall and learn about the history of the
building and the purpose it serves in the community today.
2:00 PM 5:00 PM Campus Tour Francis Hall QU students will be on hand to take alumni on a tour of campus. Meet
at the fountain across from Brenner Library. Tours will start at 2:00 PM,
3:00 PM, & 4:00 PM.
12:15 PM 1:00 PM Daily Mass QU Chapel
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Happy Hour Hawks’ Nest After a long drive to campus, come out to enjoy a couple of drinks with
your fellow Hawks at the Hawks’ Nest. Cash bar available.
5:00 PM Women’s Soccer Legends Stadium Come watch our own QU Hawks as they take on McKendree
University at Legends Stadium.
5:00 PM 9:00 PM Welcome Back Tailgate Legends Stadium Gather at the North Campus Lawn for dinner with friends and family as
the Hawks take on McKendree University. Food and drink will be
available for purchase.
7:30 PM Men’s Soccer Legends Stadium Come watch our own QU Hawks as they take on McKendree
University at Legends Stadium.
Homecoming Bar Crawl Register here TBD Enjoy the best of Quincy’s nightlife around campus as you reminisce
about your QU days with the best of friends. Cost is $25 per person
and includes a coaster and cup. Proceeds will be gifted to the QU
Fund. Register and pick up your packets at North Campus prior to
8pm
8:00 PM 12:00 AM Hawks’ Late Night Gathering Hawks’ Nest/Student Union Enjoy a relaxing evening with friends and current students. Cash bar
available.
Sept. 24th
8:00 AM 10:00 AM National Alumni Board
Meeting
Francis Hall Board Room Quincy University alumni are invited to attend the National Alumni
Board meeting and to learn more about what is going on at your alma
mater. Find out how to be more involved at QU.
9:00 AM 1:00 PM Hawk Tailgate QU Stadium Prior to kick-off, we invite our guests to join us for our annual pregame celebration.
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Meet and Greet with Dr.
McGee
Francis Hall Lobby Stop by and meet QU’s 24th President, Dr. Brian McGee.
10:30 AM 11:30 AM Campus Tour Francis Hall QU Students will be on hand to take alumni on a tour of campus. Meet
at the fountain across from Brenner Library.
3:00 PM 4:30 PM Art Gallery Exhibit Gray Gallery Check out the works of artist John Preston.
1:00 PM Homecoming Football game QU Stadium Come watch our own QU Hawks as they take on Ashland University at
the Homecoming game at QU Stadium.
6:00 PM 8:30 PM Alumni Dinner

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Hall of Fame Room Celebrate with fellow alumni at this year’s alumni dinner where the
anniversary classes will be honored at the Hall of Fame Room. In
addition, we will recognize our alumni of the year. Reservations are
required. Cost is $25 per person.
9:00 PM Midnight Hawks’ Late Night Gathering Hawks’ Nest Enjoy a relaxing evening with friends at the Hawks’ Nest. Cash bar
available. Alum Judy Rossignuolo- Rice ’72 and Bernie Rice will be
performing Broadway, American Standards, The Beetles, & more, from
9:30- 10:15pm.
Sept. 25th
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Alumni Memorial Mass and renewal of vows QU Chapel Join fellow alumni to celebrate the Homecoming Memorial Mass.
Married alumni will also be honored with a renewal of marriage vows
11:00 AM Noon Farewell Brunch

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Private Dining Room As Homecoming comes to an end, join us for a farewell brunch
following the conclusion of Sunday morning mass at the Private Dining
Room. Brunch is $12 and may be paid at the door.
12:00 PM Women’s Soccer Legends Stadium QU Hawks will battle Maryville University at Legends Stadium.
2:30 PM Men’s Soccer Legends Stadium QU Hawks will battle Maryville University at Legends Stadium.
4:00 PM Quincy University Faculty
Showcase
Francis Hall Chapel Quincy University’s Music Department will present the September
Sunday Music Concert Series: Quincy University Faculty Showcase.
The concert is free and open to the public.

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