Homecoming

Wright State University and the Wright State Alumni Association invite you to join us,  October 5 & 6, 2018, for Homecoming Weekend 2018.

Campus is calling. It’s time to come home, Raiders.

Homecoming is the perfect time to reconnect and rediscover Wright State as we celebrate generations of Raiders! 

MONDAY, OCT. 1

Wright Day to Give
All day
Our second annual Wright Day to Give will kick off Homecoming Week on the 51st anniversary of Wright State’s founding!
 

FRIDAY, OCT. 5

Leadership Launch
5:30–7:00 p.m.
Now in its fourth year, is an opportunity for Organizational Leadership Alumni to reconnect and network with one another as well as faculty and current students.

Alumni Achievement Awards
6:00–8:00 p.m.
*By invitation-only event
A night to honor and celebrate a select group of our outstanding alumni. 

Trivia Night
7:00–10:00 p.m.
Come test your trivia knowledge against hundreds of fellow alumni, faculty, staff, and students. Hosted by the College of Education & Human Services, this team-based trivia night will be a great time for everyone. Proceeds go to support student scholarships.

Pub Science
8:00–10:00 p.m.
Come have a pint while learning about interesting topics taught by our wonderful College of Science and Math faculty. 

Casino Night
8:00–11:00 p.m.
The Student Union Market is transformed into a casino for the night. Try your luck at roulette, poker and blackjack. Open to all students, alumni, faculty, and staff.  

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 6

Scholarship Brunch
10:00 a.m.–noon
*By invitation-only event
Our annual brunch provides legacy scholarship alumni, donors, and families the opportunity to hear about the impact of their donations have on our students.  

Club Football vs. Ohio State
2:00 p.m.
Who says Wright State doesn’t have football!?! Come see for yourself! 

Women’s Soccer vs. UIC
3:00 p.m.
Arrive early to cheer on the women’s soccer team before the live music kicks off at the festival. 

Homecoming Festival 
4:30–7:00 p.m.
The anchor of Homecoming weekend—live music, a chili cook-off, craft beer, DJ, food trucks, games, and so much more! Get pumped up to go cheer on the men’s soccer team, immediately following.   

Men’s Soccer vs. UIC
7:00 p.m.
Cheer on the men’s soccer team to a victory to round out Homecoming weekend!  

Homecoming 2017 highlights Join us in 2018!