Homecoming Weekend 2016

Please call the Alumni Relations Office at 866-544-6180
if you have any questions or to register for events by phone.

Friday, October 7

Party on the Plaza - 5 to 7:30 p.m. | RSVPs Encouraged

Mound Street Plaza

It's a Capital community gathering for all alumni, students, faculty, and staff as we host the annual party on the plaza. Join us for food, drinks, and live music from the band Funk Worthy before heading to the concert, staying for the outdoor movie, or going to meet up with friends for off-campus get-togethers.


Movie Night on Schaaf Lawn - 7:30 p.m. | RSVPs Encouraged

Schaaf Lawn

It’s a perfect Friday night activity for the entire Cap Family. Bring a blanket or chairs and join us as we screen Disney-Pixar's Finding Dory.


Choral Celebration - 8 p.m. | Tickets/Registration Not Required

Mees Hall, Conservatory of Music 


Saturday, October 8 

Crusader Canter - 9 a.m. | Advance Registration Required

Starts at Intersection of Mound and Pleasant Ridge

Begin your Homecoming Saturday with a 2-mile walk/run around Bexley, brought to you by Capital's Athletic Training Program. $15 entry fee ($20 after Sep. 25).


CapFest - 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Tickets/Registration Not Required

Mound Street Plaza

Our annual Homecoming festival has something for everyone in your Cap Family. Featuring plenty of activities for kids, tailgating for adults, live music, and food for everyone.

Did you purchase a paver during the last year? The newly installed pavers will be dedicated at Noon.


Football vs. Ohio Northern - 1:30 p.m. | Tickets Required (Purchase at Door)

Bernlohr Stadium

Join us at 1:15 p.m. for the dedication of Purmort Field at Bernlohr Stadium.


Post-Game Tailgate - 3:30 p.m. | RSVPs Encouraged

Capital University Alumni House

If you were here for the game, here early for the soccer game, or even just hanging around campus with your friends and classmates, the Alumni House is open as a gathering space until early evening.


Alumni of Color Gathering and Family Cookout - 3:30 p.m. | RSVPs Encouraged

Schaaf Lawn

Capital's Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join your Cap Family for this special Homecoming Weekend gathering.


Cap Family Trivia Challenge - 3:30 p.m. | Registration Required

The Mettee Bridge of Learning

Face off against your fellow Cap Family members in our first ever trivia showdown between Capital alumni, students, and even faculty and staff! Register your team and compete for our grand prize in this test of general knowledge. Entry fee of $8 per team (and free for student teams).


Men's Soccer vs. Ohio Northern - 7 p.m. 
Bernlohr Stadium 


Please note: all class reunions take place in the spring as part of Alumni Weekend.


Sunday, October 9

Worship Service - 11 a.m.

Christ Lutheran Church

The community at Christ Lutheran invites you to join them for worship to bring Homecoming Weekend with your Cap Family to a close.

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