Homecoming

Oct 26, 2018 at 9:00am to Oct 28, 2018 at 12:00pm

Once Upon a Time at Heidelberg

Friday, October 26, 2018

8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Heidelberg Bookstore Open
Campus Center
Pick up some new ’Berg gear

5:30 pm
H-Association Hall of Fame Reception
Campus Center 220
All athletes are invited to join the reception and dinner to honor the 2018 inductees.  Cost per person is $30 for adults and $15 for children 13 and under. To register visit Heidelberg’s marketplace at www.heidelberg.edu/marketplace and select Hall of Fame banquet.

6:30 pm
Hall of Fame Dinner
Wickham Great Hall in the Campus Center

2018 Inductees:
1986 OAC Championship Volleyball Team
Nick Hulea '77, Football
Dustin Lamvermeyer ’98, Track & Cross Country
Frann Zverina '74

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A Toast to 105
Saurwein Balcony & Philalethean Lobby
Philalethean Anniversary Reception
REGISTER

Saturday, October 27, 2018

7:30 am
Registration opens for the annual Homecoming Hustle
10K, 5K, and 2 mile walk
University Commons
The races will begin at 8:00 am
Cost is $10 per person and includes a t-shirt. To register visit Heidelberg’s marketplace at www.heidelberg.edu/marketplace and select IRHC Homecoming Run and Walk
Registrations received after October 12 will not include a t-shirt.
REGISTER FOR THE HOMECOMING HUSTLE

9:00 am
Alumni Band Reunion
Fox Den Alumni Center at Hoernemann Stadium
Join us for an alumni band reunion, rehearsal, performance and recognition event!  Cost per person is $25 and includes your alumni band member long-sleeve t-shirt to wear for the half-time show as well as the tailgate lunch.  Bring your instrument or let us know in advance that you will need to borrow one. 
REGISTER FOR THE ALUMNI BAND REUNION

10:00 am
Homecoming Central & Alumni Registration
Saurwein Patio
Check in for Homecoming activities, get your tailgating ticket(s), pick up your giveaway item, and pop in the ’Berg photo booth with your friends and family to commemorate the day!  There will also be activities for our future student princes too including, face painting, balloon twisting, and more!

10:00 am – 6:30 pm
Heidelberg Bookstore Open

11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tailgate Lunch
Adams Academic All American Plaza
$10 per adult.  $5 for children ages 4-10 and free for children 3 and under.
Rain site:  Hoernemann Refectory
REGISTER FOR THE TAILGATE LUNCH

7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Berg Bistro 1850 open

12:00 pm
Greek Alumni Tents
Lower Lawn Along Rock Creek

1:00 pm
Women’s Soccer vs. Muskingum
Hidden Valley

1:30 pm
Football Game vs. Muskingum
Riesen Field at Hoernemann Stadium
Half-time recognition of Hall of Fame Inductees, Alumni Band Members and the Crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.

3:00 pm
Philalethean Tea
Herbster Chapel
Come meet the newest actives and reconnect with alumnae.  

7:00 pm
Greek Sing
Seiberling Gymnasium
Join members of the Greek Community for this annual event showcasing each group’s unique traditions and talents.

Sunday, October 28, 2018

9:00 am
Welcome Home Worship Service
Led by Heidelberg University’s Director of Religious Life and Civic Engagement, Paul Stark
Newly Renovated Herbster Chapel
All are welcome

Online registration deadline is Thursday, October 25.  


Do you know or have a future Student Prince?

Homecoming weekend is the perfect time to visit campus!

October 26
Fall Friday at the Berg
9:30 am Check In

Join us for an all-access pass to see and learn about what opportunities and advantages that Heidelberg offers.  Students and their families will also get to meet and speak with our faculty, staff, students and admission counselors and enjoy lunch on us.  To register, visit us online at www.heidelberg.edu/fallfridays or call 419-448-2330.

October 27
Open House
9:00 am Check In

Come tour Heidelberg’s beautiful campus and discover your potential!  Enjoy a fresh lunch with the campus family at the Homecoming tailgate and after the morning’s events, join us for the football game and half-time show.  Tickets to the game are on us!

To register, visit us online at www.heidelberg.edu/SaturdayOpenHouse or call 419-448-2330.


Coming soon!

One Giant Leap for Heidelberg! Alumni Weekend 2019

June 21-23

  • Department: Alumni Engagement Office, Student Affairs Office
  • Contact Email: ahelmste@heidelberg.edu
  • Contact Phone: 419-448-2231

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