Homecoming | Benedictine College

Homecoming Week

October 18 - 24, 2021

A celebration of your alma mater! Benedictine College welcomes back alumni, students, families and friends of the college. The beds will be racing, the Raven Regiment will be marching, the teams will be striving for victory, the Athletic Hall of Fame class will be inducted, and the residence halls will be competing for the Raven Cup, the coveted Homecoming Championship Trophy. Join us for Homecoming Week!

Activities for the week include:

Monday, Oct. 18

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming T-Shirts for Sale

Academic Quad and Raven Roost

8:30 p.m.

Lantern Lighting and Banner Reveal

Outside the Haverty Center

9:00 p.m.

Late Night

Dining Hall and Raven Roost

Come for pies and ice cream!

Tuesday, Oct. 19

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming T-Shirts for Sale

Academic Quad and Raven Roost

8:00 p.m.

Homecoming Open Mic Night

Haverty Center Parking Lot

Wednesday, Oct. 20

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming T-Shirts for Sale

Academic Quad and Raven Roost

8:00 p.m.

Hayride & Bonfire

Behind O'Malley Football Field

Thursday, Oct. 21

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming T-Shirts for Sale

Academic Quad and Raven Roost

8:00 p.m.

Pep Rally

Ralph Nolan Gymnasium

Friday, Oct. 22

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming T-Shirts for Sale

Academic Quad and Raven Roost

3:00 p.m.

Residence Hall Banner Reveal and Banner Judging

At each Residence Hall

3:30 p.m.

Float Line-Up and Judging

Along the Main Campus Drive

5:00 p.m.

Homecoming Parade Begins

5:30 p.m.

Bavarian Blast

St. Benedict's Abbey

Open to seniors, alumni and guests only. RSVP Here

7:00 p.m.

Volleyball vs. Grandview

Ralph Nolan Gymnasium

8:15 p.m.

Bingo Night

Dining Hall

Saturday, Oct. 23

8:00 a.m.

Daylight Donuts and Coffee

Main Campus Drive

9:15 a.m.

Bed Race Blessing

Main Campus Drive

10:00 a.m.

Bed Races

Start at 5th Street and Kansas Street, end on the Main Campus Drive

11:00 a.m.

Volleyball vs. William Penn

Ralph Nolan Gymnasium

12:00 p.m.

Black Monks Rugby Alumni Match

Legacy Field

12:00 p.m.

Tailgating

Practice Football Field, McDonald Hall Lot

1:00 p.m.

Football vs. Missouri Valley

Wilcox Stadium

Hall of Fame and Homecoming Royalty announced at halftime.

4:00 p.m.

Homecoming Weekend Mass

Abbey Church

5:00 p.m.

Women's Soccer vs. Graceland

Legacy Field

5:30 p.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Reception, Banquet and Induction Ceremony

Dining Hall

7:30 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Graceland

Legacy Field

8:30 p.m.

FOCUS Hoedown

Turner Lawn

Sunday, Oct. 24

10:00 a.m.

Homecoming Weekend Mass

Abbey Church

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming Sunday Brunch

Dining Hall

5:00 p.m.

Benedictine Bands Fall Concert

O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium

8:00 p.m.

Homecoming Weekend Mass

Abbey Church

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