Homecoming Weekend 2016

Please call the Alumni Relations Office (614) 236-6701 or toll free 1-866-544-6180 if you have any questions or to register for events by phone.

Schedule of Events (Tentative)

Friday, October 7

Professors Hall of Honor Induction - 11:30 a.m. 

Schneider North, Harry C. Moores Student Union

Join us as we celebrate the work and lives of notable former members of Capital's faculty.

2016 Inductees: TBA


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

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 before heading to the concert or to meet up with friends for off-campus get-togethers.   


Choral Celebration - 8 p.m.

Mees Hall, Conservatory of Music 


Saturday, October 8

If you have a family member or friend who's interested in attending Capital, this is a great day for them to experience campus. Admissions will be open on Saturday for a presentation and tours, so you're encouraged to reach out to them and help us grow the Cap Family! Sign up for admissions events here.


Crusader Canter - 9 a.m. 

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. | 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.


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

Bernlohr Stadium


Post-Game Tailgate - 3:30 p.m. | Registration Not Required

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.


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


Sunday, October 9

Worship Service - 11:15 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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