Homecoming

Homecoming Week
September 27—October 2, 2021

The Wright State Alumni Association invites you to join us for Homecoming Week 2021. Homecoming is about connections—to one another and to our alma mater, and this year's events are a chance to keep our Raider spirit alive.

 

Saturday, SEPT. 25

Festival of Flight
All day
Wright State Dayton campus

An event more than 100 years in the making, the Festival of Flight is a celebration of the innovative and world-changing aviation heritage of Dayton and the Miami Valley region. Join us on Saturday, September 25, on the grounds of Wright State University for a day full of live entertainment, fun aviation-related educational experiences, and creative local innovations. Grab food from some of the area’s most popular food trucks, dance to favorite local bands, and bring the family to explore the Kids Zone.

Wright State Volleyball vs. NKU
4:00 PM
McLin Gym

Monday, Sept. 27

Events TBD

TUESDAY, SEPT. 28

Campus Door Decorating
TBD
TBD

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 29

Wright State Men's Soccer vs. Milwaukee
3:00 PM
Alumni Field at Rinzler Sports Complex

THURSDAY, SEPT. 30

Campus Bonfire
8:30 PM
Location TBD

FRIDAY, OCT. 1

Wright Day to Give
All day

Our fourth annual Wright Day to Give will kick off on October 1, Wright State's founder's day! Every gift, no matter the size, makes a difference. Let’s make an impact for all Raiders.

 

College Radio Day
All day

 

Foundation Board Meeting*
9:00 AM

 

2020 & 2021 Alumni Achievement Awards*
6:00 P.M.
Wright State University Student Union, Apollo Room

The Wright State University Alumni Association is proud to celebrate and honor the recipients of the 2020 and 2021 Alumni Achievement Awards. The outstanding individuals, selected from a pool of more than 110,000 Wright State alumni, are recognized for numerous accomplishments in their chosen fields.  In addition to possessing high standards of integrity and character, they have also given their time and talent to benefit the Alumni Association.

 

Trivia Night
7:30 PM
Wright State University Nutter Center, Berry Room

Join us for an annual favorite, Homecoming Trivia Night and 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.

 

*Event is by invitation only

Saturday, Oct. 2

Wright State Alumni Association Board Meeting*
9:00 A.M.
 

Legacy Scholarship Brunch*
10:30 A.M.
Wright State University Student Union, Atrium


The Wright State Alumni Association invites you and your family to celebrate the accomplishments of our Legacy Scholars, both past and present, and to recognize those who support the Legacy Scholarship program. This event will also acknowledge alumni and friends who have supported our Alumni Grove through purchasing a brick, tree, or bench.

 

Saaphire Jubilee
6:00 PM
Wright State University Nutter Center, Berry Room

 

Wright State Men's Soccer vs. Robert Morris
7:00 PM
Alumni Field at Rinzler Sports Complex

 

*Event is by invitation only