Homecoming 2016

Event Date: 
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 4:00pm
University of Minnesota, Morris
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Distinguished Alumni Award Banquet 2015
Save the date. Join us for Homecoming 2016!

Please RSVP for Homecoming 2016

Friday, October 7

3 p.m. Judging of Campus decorating contest
5 p.m. Reception, Oyate Hall
6 p.m. Distinguished Alumni Award and Cougar Hall of Fame Homecoming Banquet, Oyate Hall
8 p.m. Dessert and Drinks, Edward J and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery, Humanities Fine Arts Building: Out of the Box: Printmakers and the Portfolio Exchange. Curated by Professor Tracy Otten and Jennifer Pettus: Make-Mend
7 p.m. Celebrating a Decade of Sustainability Progress at Morris -- A Reunion and Networking Event for Sustainability-Inspired Alumni (West Central Research and Outreach Center)

Saturday, October 8

10 a.m. Class Reunions Brunch, Oyate Hall, All Alumni Welcome to Attend
10 a.m. Cougar 5K Run, Regional Fitness Center (RFC)
10 a.m. Women's Basketball Alumni Game (PE Center)
10 - 6 p.m. Campus Bookstore Open
11 a.m. Alumni Softball game
11:30 a.m. UMMAA Board Meeting (Welcome Center #122) 
12 p.m. Annual residence halls Tug-O-War contest - Big Cat Stadium
12 p.m. Cougar Baseball Alumni Game (Baseball Field)
12 p.m. Campus Tour (departing from the Student Center)
1 p.m. Green Tour (departing from the Student Center)
1 p.m. Men's Soccer vs.  UW-Superior (Soccer Field)
2 p.m. Homecoming Concert, Humanities Fine Arts Building
2:30 p.m. Coffee & Cookies with Pounce, Oyate Hall - Alumni Room
3 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. UW-Superior (Soccer Field)
3 p.m. Volleyball vs. Bethany Lutheran (PE Center)
3 p.m. Alumni and Friends Beer tent Social (Weather permitting)
3 p.m. Cougar Football Alumni Reunion (Beer tent)
4 p.m. Tailgate, Big Cat Stadium
6 p.m. Cougar Football Homecoming Game vs. Martin Luther

Sunday, October 9

11:30 a.m. Flag Raising (Tug Lake) Winner of the residence halls Tug-O-War contest
12 p.m. Cougar Men's Soccer Alumni Game (Soccer Field)


*Grandstay Hotel and Suites, 320-585-4000

*Hotel 200, 320-589-3030

*Super 8 Motel, 320-589-8888

Morris Motel: 320-589-1212
Grandstay Hotel and Suites (Glenwood Location): 320-334-3700
America’s Best Value Inn in Glenwood: 320-634-5105
Country Inn (Benson):  320-843-4395
Cedar Inn of Starbuck: 320-239-4300
*A block of rooms has been reserved


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