Homecoming 2013

Homecoming & Family Day 2013
Saturday, September 28
Was, Is, Will Be... 


*Events and times subject to change. 


Check out this year's Homecoming t-shirt! Pick one up by attending the Block Party!

*Sizes and Quantities limited!

homecoming tshirt 2013

Homecoming Contest
Past, Present & Future Contest


Alumni, here's your chance to travel back to the past and win prizes to enjoy now and later! DEADLINE to enter: NOON on Friday, Sept. 27!


Follow the directions online to upload a story/photo … and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $500 Visa Gift Card!

All alumni who enter will receive:

  • Free admission for you and a guest to the Back to the Future Homecoming Party ($20 value)
  • A special Lewis t-shirt (must attend party to receive the shirt)
  • Your name entered in a drawing to win a $500 Visa gift
    card! (Need not be present to win)


Was/Past – Email us at alumni@lewisu.edu with an old photo you love, preferably from your days at Lewis. Then, in 50 words or less, tell us a story or memory from Lewis. It could be funny, heartwarming, inspiring, etc. Perhaps a story about your Lewis friends, a faculty member you liked, or a building on campus that you have great memories of. Tell us your story!

Is/Present – After submitting your story/photo you’ll receive two free admissions to the “Back to the Future” tent at Homecoming along with a free t-shirt.

Will be/Future – All entries receive a chance to win the grand prize! The winner of the $500 Visa card will be drawn and announced at the Back to the Future Homecoming Party.

Note: Winner need not be present to win raffle of grand prize. Entrants must be present at Homecoming to receive t-shirt. By submitting your story/photo, you consent to Lewis University reposting on its website, Facebook, magazine or other marketing communications. 

Last Year's Celebrations!
(Thank you to all who joined in the celebration in 2012! Click here to see the pictures)

You can register for the Back to the Future Block Party (details below) online!


Friday, September 27

5 PM
Women’s Soccer vs. Maryville
Lewis Stadium; Tickets available for $5 at field.

7:30 PM
Men’s Soccer vs. Maryville
Lewis Stadium; Tickets available for $5 at field.

Saturday, September 28

Lewis University Bookstore
10:00 AM – 6:00 pPM
20% discount on clothing and gift items
(Check out what's available in the bookstore!)

8 AM - Registration
Homecoming Hustle 5K Walk/Run
Sponsored by Intramurals
(9 AM- Start)
Student Recreation and Fitness Center

9:30 AM
Mock Trial Competition

1 PM
Alumni Swimming Meet
Pool (Student Recreation and Fitness Center)

1-4 PM
College of Education 10 Year Anniversary Celebration
University Green/Tent, Program at 2:30 PM
Register online!

Lewis Flyers Luncheon
Register Online (Pay at the Door)
Register Online (Pay online)
1:00 – 2:30 PM, Student Recreation and Fitness Center – Fieldhouse
Students, families and alumni will gather for lunch. $20 per person, Lewis Students - Free, Kids price - $15 (ages 4-12 years), Children under age 3 - Free.

2 – 4 PM
Campus Tours
Scenic walking tour throughout campus - golf carts available.

2 – 3:30 PM
Golden Flyers Reception
D’Arcy Great Room

2 PM
Mock Trial Competition

3 PM
National Alumni Board Social/Open House
Oremus Fine Arts Center

2:30 – 4 PM
Aviation Tours
Harold E. White Aviation Center

2:30 – 3:30 PM
Student Union

4 PM
University Mass Sancta Alberta Chapel

BSU Reunion
4 PM Town Hall Meeting
5 – 7 PM Networking Event
7 – 8 PM Meet & Greet
8 – 10 PM Reception
Student Union/Commons and Big Red Room (Hospitality Suite)

4 PM
Women’s Softball
Alumnae vs. Current Team
Softball Field
RSVP to Coach DiMatteo at dimattge@lewisu.edu

5 PM
1962 & 1966 Baseball Reunion Celebration
Student Recreation and Fitness Center

5 PM – 7 PM
Alumni Awards Dinner
University Dining Room
Award recipients and their families and guests will gather for an achievement-centric celebration!

6 PM
Flyer Baseball Alumni vs. Alumni
Brennan Field
RSVP to Coach McDonough at mcdonoti@lewisu.edu

6 PM – 11 PM
Back to the Future “The Pulse” Block Party
University Green
Register online or at the door.
Play sand volleyball, bags, ladderball and more while you enjoy the musical stylings of Johnny Russler and the Beach Bum Band! Band will play from 8-11 p.m. Cost: $15 for admission to the beer and food tent, which includes three drink tickets, an incredible assortment of appetizers, and a $3 gift to the National Alumni Board Scholarship. Admission to the beer and food tent is FREE for alumni who enter the Past, Present & Future contest - details below! *Wristbands will be provided to those over 21 for access to the area where alcohol will be served.

Sunday, September 29

12:00 PM
Women’s Soccer Game vs. University of Missouri St. Louis
Lewis Stadium
Tickets available for $5 at field.

2:30 PM
Men’s Soccer Game vs. University of Missouri St. Louis
Lewis Stadium
Tickets available for $5 at field.