Homecoming 2019

Homecoming is the perfect time to show your Spartan Spirit! Participate in UD Homecoming activities to relive your days on campus, explore the many new features of campus, and connect with UD alumni and friends! Below you will find a wonderful array of events that are opportunities to be together and celebrate Homecoming 2019. Be sure to check back often for the latest schedule of events. We look forward to welcoming you back to your campus home!


Thursday, October 17

Aviation Career Day
11:00 a.m. | Flight Operations Center, Airport Road, Dubuque, IA 52003

Heritage Society Dinner
5:30 p.m. | Dubuque Golf & Country Club

Friday, October 18

Homecoming Registration - Spartan Welcome Center 
10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Heritage Center, American Trust Lounge

Chapel Service
11:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. | Blades Chapel

50th Reunion Campus Tour and Lunch
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | American Trust Lounge, Heritage Center

Campus Lunch
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Various Locations

Class of 1970 and 1995 Planning Meeting
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Room 207, Heritage Center

Sergeant Jeffrey B. Dodge Veterans Center Open House and Scholarship Presentation
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Blades Hall (garden level) 

Campus Tour
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | American Trust Lounge, Heritage Center

Art Show
3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Bisignano Art Gallery, Heritage Center

Alumni Reunion Celebration - Recognizing the Class of 1969
5:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Barbara and Jack Smeltzer Dinning Hall, Peters Commons  
Click here to learn more about the C'69 Reunion

Campus Dinner
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. | Various Locations

Spartan Volleyball Game vs. Marian University
7:30 p.m. | Stoltz Sports Center

Homecoming Concert - The Doo Wop Project
8:00 p.m. | John and Alice Butler Hall, Heritage Center

Saturday, October 19

Homecoming Registration - Spartan Welcome Center 
9:00 - 2:30 p.m. | American Trust Lounge, Heritage Center

Alumni Volleyball Game
10:00 a.m.  | Stoltz Sports Center

Alumni Recognition Brunch
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Straatmeyer Rehearsal Room, Heritage Center 

Campus Tour
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. |  American Trust Lounge, Heritage Center

Homecoming Registration - Tailgate Central
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Alumni Ticket Tent, Upper Finley Parking Lot

Spartan Fest! - University Tailgate 
11:30 - 1:45 p.m. | Upper Finley Parking Lot

Spartan Football Game vs. Loras College
2:00 p.m. | Chalmers Field

Spartan Nation Reunion
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. | Old Chicago Pizza and Taproom, 3100 Dodge St., Dubuque, IA 52003

  • Phi-O and Friends Gathering in the Private Dining Room at Old Chicago

Sunday, October 28

Worship Services
Various times and locations in Dubuque

UD Fine and Performing Arts Cabaret
3:00 p.m. | Steffens Hall, Charles and Romona Myers Center


Relive past Homecoming moments with these albums:

Homecoming 2014 (180x180)‌  Homecoming 2015 (180x180px)‌  Homecoming 2016 (180x180px)
Homecoming 2017‌  Homecoming 2018