Day Start End Event Where Description
Sept. 28
Thursday 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Homecoming Balloon Glow
Festivities
QU Campus Bring out your family and friends and come enjoy food
and drinks from various local vendors as we kickoff
Balloon Glow
Thursday 6:30 PM 7:00 PM Homecoming Parade Q Stadium to Friars’
Field
Come watch QU’s campus groups as they walk around
campus. QU’s marching band will perform.
Thursday 7:15 pm – 7:30 pm 8:30 PM Balloon Glow Friars Field Come watch balloonists light up Friars Field (A-Field) with
their hot air balloons. Food and refreshments from local
vendors will be available for purchase.
Sept. 29
Friday 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.
Friday 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, family and friends!
Friday 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 and friends!
Friday 11:00 AM 6:00 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.
Friday 1:00 PM 4:00 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 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Friday 12:15 PM Daily Mass QU Chapel
Friday 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.
Friday 6:00 PM Volleyball Game Pepsi Arena Come watch our own QU Hawks as they take on Truman
State at Pepsi Arena
Friday 8:00 PM 12:00 AM Hawks’ Late Night Gathering Hawks’ Nest/Student Union Enjoy a relaxing evening with friends. Cash bar
Sept. 30
Saturday 8:00 AM 10:00 AM National Alumni BoardNational Alumni Board Meeting 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.
Saturday 9:00 AM 1:00 PM QU Hawk Tailgating QU Stadium Prior to kick-off, we invite our guests to join us for our
annual Pre-Game Celebration.
Saturday 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.
Saturday 1:00 PM Homecoming Football game QU Stadium Come watch our own QU Hawks as they take on
Southwest Baptist University at the Homecoming game at
QU Stadium.
Saturday 3:00 PM Volleyball Game Pepsi Arena Come watch our own QU Hawks as they take on Upper
Iowa University at Pepsi Arena.
Saturday 3:00 PM 4:30 PM Art Gallery Exhibit Gray Gallery
Saturday TBD **start time
subject to
change
Sprint Football Game QU Stadium Come watch our QU Hawks Sprint Football team as they
take on Calumet College of St. Joseph at QU Stadium.
Saturday 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. The cost is $25 per
person.
Saturday 9:00 PM Midnight Hawks’ Late Night GatheringOpen Mic night, get artists to
sign up beforehand
Hawks’ Nest Enjoy a relaxing evening with friends. Cash bar
Oct. 1
Sunday
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Alumni Memorial Mass QU Chapel Join fellow alumni to celebrate the Homecoming Memorial Mass. Married alumni will also be honored with
a renewal of marriage vows.
Sunday 11:00 AM Noon Farewell Brunch- Pop up
shop
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.
Sunday 12:00 PM Women’s Soccer Legends Stadium QU Hawks will battle the University of Illinois Springfield at
Legends Stadium.
Sunday 2:30 PM Men’s Soccer Legends Stadium QU Hawks will battle the University of Illinois Springfield at
Legends Stadium.

 

 

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