Make Your Reservations Now!
(information as of July 25, 2022)
4315 Broadway St. Quincy, IL
Quality Inn & Suites
QU Homecoming Block: Call directly to book.
225 S 4th St. Quincy, IL
Microtel Inn & Suites
QU Homecoming Block code: CGQUPG
200 S. 3rd St. Quincy, IL
201 S. 3rd Street Quincy, IL
Quincy Holiday Inn
4821 Oak Street Quincy, IL
Stoney Creek Inn
3809 Broadway St. Quincy, IL
Town & Country Inn & Suites
QU Homecoming: Call for discount.
110 N. 54th St. Quincy, IL
Homecoming 2022 Schedule
|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.
|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
|Tournament Quincy Country Club||Proceeds go to support the Chuck French Memorial Endowed
Scholarship. Everyone is welcome to join… QU Alumni, families and
|11:00 AM||6:00 PM||QU Baseball Golf Outing||Quincy Country Club||Join the QU Baseball team for an afternoon of golf with fellow Alumni
|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
|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
|8:00 AM||10:00 AM||National Alumni Board
|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.
|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||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
|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||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
|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.