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HOMECOMING

All Post Alumni, Associates, and Students are welcome to join us! 

 

HOMECOMING 2022
October 20th – 23rd

Schedule of Events & Activities

Monday, October 17

THEME: Pajama Day!  Dress up in your jammies and share your photos, tagging #postuniversity.

Tuesday, October 18

 

THEME: It’s Meme Day! Celebrate your favorite meme and tag #postuniversity

10 a.m. – Virtual Pictionary
Put your drawing skills to the test! This online Pictionary game puts a virtual spin on the classic guessing game for a fun and easy going get together. This free event is open to alumni, students, and associates! 160 spaces available so register early.
Register in advance at: https://postevents.net/VirtualHomecomingPictionary

Wednesday, October 19

 

THEME: Twin Day!  Partner up, get creative and share your clone shots online, tagging #postuniversity.  

Thursday, October 20

 

1 p.m. – Virtual Nurse’s Nook Panel Discussion
Students, Alumni, and Associates are invited to this unique virtual panel discussion, “Nursing in 2022.”  We’ll talk about what it means to be a nurse today.
Join us at event time: https://postevents.net/NursingNook

7 p.m. – Virtual Alumni Bingo
This is not your typical bingo hall experience. No dull number callers, stale coffee, or tasteless buffet food. Enjoy expert hosts, exciting prizes, and friendly competition, all from the comfort of your home, office, or home office. 200 spots available so please register early!
Register in advance at: https://postevents.net/Homecoming2022BingoRSVP

Friday, October 21

 

THEME: It’s Post Pride Day!  Wear your purple and orange gear on campus and at events, or share photos of yourself at home or work and tag #postuniversity.

4 p.m. – Volleyball vs. Wilmington
Drubner Athletic Center / 800 Country Club Road, Waterbury, CT
Free Admission / This event is open to all.

6 to 9 p.m. – Fall Fest in the MacDermid Lot
Campus students kick-off Homecoming Weekend with this outdoor event!  We’ll have food trucks and adult beverages for those 21+. Ride the mechanical bull, show your skills with the basketball shootout, enjoy snacks, and even smash a pumpkin or two.
THIS EVENT IS FOR STUDENTS AND ASSOCIATES (WITH ID)

6:45 p.m. – Post Athletics Hall of Fame 2022 Induction Ceremony
Honoring our 2022 inductees Tommy Dorso and Rasuel McKune. Cocktail Hour, dinner, and induction ceremony.
Space is limited: please contact [email protected] for more details and free event tickets. 
Wyndham Southbury / 1284 Strongtown Rd., Southbury, CT 06488

Saturday, October 22

 

All Day – Abandoned Art Show
Post’s Art Department invites you to enjoy a self-guided tour showcasing student work, on the first floor of MacDermid Hall.

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  – Main Campus Open House
Get to know our University community, tour campus, and meet everyone from coaches to faculty to financial aid representatives and more. Explore our campus and meet students during our Homecoming Weekend events! Between 10 and 11 a.m. there will be a special program highlighting the Malcolm Baldrige School of Business Scholarship. This program highlights a four-year tuition scholarship for students interested in pursuing programs offered in the business school.
RSVP Here:  https://post.edu/admissions/schedule-tour/

10 – 11 a.m. – Campus Life Olympics on The Leever Lawn
Campus students will compete for all the glory in our first annual Campus Life Olympics!  Form a student team and go for the gold!  Spectators are invited to the cheer on the competitors.

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.  – Eagle Alley Open in the MacDermid Hall Lot
Alumni, associates, and all students are invited to campus for our Main Homecoming Event!  Food sales by Chartwells, Wine and Beer Sales by Jesse Camille’s (21+), Rock Climbing Wall, Bungee Jumps, Games, 360° Photo Booth, Pedestal Jousting, Live Music, and more!  Enjoy the home soccer matches, stroll through campus, meet up with old friends…we can’t wait to see you!  Please enter through the North Gate.

Noon – Women’s Soccer vs. Jefferson
LaMoy Athletic Field / 800 Country Club Road, Waterbury, CT
Free Admission / This event is open to all.

2:30 p.m. – Men’s Soccer vs. Jefferson
LaMoy Athletic Field  / 800 Country Club Road, Waterbury, CT
Free Admission / This event is open to all.

6 p.m. – Football vs. Saint Anselm
Waterbury Municipal Stadium / 1200 Watertown Ave., Waterbury, CT  06708
Tickets available at the game or online at https://posteagles.com/sports/2022/8/2/football-tickets.aspx
General Admission – $10
Students (with ID) and Seniors – $5

Sunday, October 23

 

Join the Post University Team supporting Saint Vincent DePaul Mission in Waterbury at their annual “Walk in Their Footsteps/Run for Awareness” event!  Post will pay registration fees for the first 100 to participate in this fundraising walk/run on Sunday, October 23, 2022.

Participants under 18 years must be registered and accompanied by a parent or responsible adult.

Walk Route = 2.5 miles
Run Route = 5 K

Time:  Registration 12PM, Walk Start 1PM, Race Start 1:30PM
Place:  Elks Club 283 West Main St., Waterbury, CT

Registration for the Post Team must be completed by Monday, October 10, 2022:  https://postevents.net/HomecomingSVDP

Visit https://www.svdpmission.org/walk-in-their-footsteps-race-for-awareness for more event information.