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Homecoming 2021

Event Date: 
Friday, October 1, 2021 - 12:00am to Sunday, October 3, 2021 - 12:00pm
University of Minnesota Morris
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Homecoming 2021 Schedule of Events

Show your Cougar spirit by wearing maroon and gold all weekend!


8 p.m.—Homecoming Comedy Show: Whitney Cummings, Student Center, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center, Edson Auditorium
             Free and open to the public. No tickets required—seating is first-come, first-served.


12–2 p.m.—Science & Math Alumni and Students Networking, Science 2555*

* Please confirm your attendance in advance.

12–4 p.m.—Cougar Athletic Garage Sale, Cougar Sports Center, Dacotah Deck
4 p.m.—George Fosgate Black Box Theatre Dedication, Humanities Fine Arts

Distinguished Alumni Award & Cougar Hall of Fame Recognition

Student Center, Oyate Hall and Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center Grand Foyer
5 p.m.—Social Hour*
6 p.m.—Banquet and Recognition of Honorees*
8:30 p.m.—Dessert Reception*

*Advance purchase tickets are required and are available online.
Livestream option

7 p.m.—Volleyball Game v. Northland College, Cougar Sports Center, James Gremmels Court


9 a.m.—UMMAA Board Meeting, Student Center, Moccasin Flower Room
9:30 a.m.—Men’s and Women’s Basketball Alumni Games, Cougar Sports Center, James Gremmels Court
10 a.m.–4 p.m.—Campus Bookstore Open, Science Building Lower Level
10:30–11:30 a.m.—Clifford J. Benson Center for Community Partnerships Dedication, Welcome Center, 2nd Floor
10:44 a.m.—1970s Football Reunion, East of Big Cat Stadium
11 a.m.–12 p.m.—Tailgating, Outside Big Cat Stadium
11 a.m.—Cougar Athletic Garage Sale (open through halftime), Outside Big Cat Stadium
11:30 a.m.—Volleyball Game vs. UW-Superior, Cougar Sports Center
noon—Football Game v. Westminster College, Big Cat Stadium
1-3 p.m.—Alumni Art Show Once and Again Closing Reception, Humanities FIne Arts Center, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery

Celebrating 15 Years of Sustainability Progress

Welcome Center 122 and new Solar PV Field (near Prairie Lane and U.S. Hwy 59)
2 p.m.Gathering of Alumni and Friends
Visit and Share
Green Walk to Dedication
3 p.m.—Solar PV Field Dedication

4 p.m.—Homecoming Concert, Humanities Fine Arts, Recital Hall
7 p.m.—Annual Residence Halls Tug O’ War, Big Cat Stadium
10 p.m.-2 a.m.—BSU Homecoming Masquerade Dance, Student Center, Oyate Hall


12:30 p.m.—Cougar Baseball Alumni Game & Reunion, Off Campus–Chizek Field