#reAUnited

It’s time to come back to the nest. 

Mark your calendar: Anderson University’s Homecoming 2019 is Oct. 18-19! We have an exciting weekend in store full of opportunities to reconnect with Ravens near and far. 

Join us for Homecoming 2019 and participate in your favorite traditions: 

  • Luminaries and Helios Reception
  • Decade Reunion Breakfast 
  • Street Fair on Kardatzke Walkway
  • Alumni Worship in the Valley
  • Athletic events including: 
    • Football vs. Rose-Hulman
      Sat., 1: 30 p.m.
    • Soccer teams vs. Franklin College
      Women’s: Sat. 1 p.m.
      Men’s: Sat., 3 p.m.
  • And much more!

Can’t make it this year? Use the “Host Your Own Homecoming” button below for a PDF of fun decorations to print out and hang around your house!

Full Schedule

Tuesday – Oct. 15

11 a.m. – Homecoming Chapel 

Thursday – Oct. 17

11 a.m. – Homecoming Coronation, sponsored by SGA

8pm- Bonfire in Martin Courtyard for students

Friday – Oct. 18

  • 3 – 4 p.m. – Raven Professional “Nestworking” event (Reardon)
  • 7 – 9 p.m. – Helios Reception in the Valley (Helios)
  • 7 – 9 p.m. – Open House for the new Common Place (former Warren Lounge) in the School of Theology and Christian Ministry
  • 7 p.m. – Great Ideas of Humanity, Speaker Tanner Woodford, founder and executive director of the Design Museum of Chicago -Wilson gallery Krannert Fine Arts
  • Dusk: Campus Illumination (Valley, weather permitting)
  • 7:30 p.m. – School of Music & Dance (Park Place Church)
  • 8:30 – 9:15 p.m. – Alumni Worship (steps of Wilson Library)
  • 9:30 p.m. – Cheap Thrills presented by Dativus (Reardon Auditorium)

Saturday – Oct. 19

  • 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.- Reunion Breakfast- celebrating alumni from 1959, 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999, 2009: $5 per adult (Olt Student Center)
  • 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. – AU Alumni Authors book sales (Edwards Dining Room)
  • 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. – Discovery Day for prospective students (Hartung 101)
  • 9-10 a.m. Boosters Breakfast- $5 per adult (Kane Dining Room)
  • 9:30 a.m. – Alumni soccer 3 on 3 tournament (Soccer Field)
  • 10-11:30 a.m. SMTD Alumni Reception “Presence” quartet to sing a song. (York Lobby)
  • 10-11:30 a.m.- AU Baseball Alumni legends softball game (Don Brandon Baseball Field)
  • 10:45 a.m.- Athletic Hall of Fame Meet & Greet with program beginning at 11 a.m. (Byrum Hall)
  • 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. – Street Fair (KWC walkway)
    • Various AU Academic Schools highlighted in Alumni Tent
    • 50 year reunion group meets in Kardatzke Wellness Center Classroom
  • 11:00 a.m. – GodSquad reunion gathering (firepit)
  • 1 p.m. – Women’s Soccer vs. Franklin (Soccer Field)
  • 1:30 p.m. – Football vs Rose-Hulman (Macholtz Stadium)
  • 3:00 p.m.- Men’s Soccer vs. Franklin (Soccer Field)
  • 3:30 p.m. – Volleyball Alumni Match (O.C. Lewis Gymnasium)
  • 4-5:30 p.m. – 1968-69 alumni social club members reunion (Kane Dining Room)
  • 7 p.m. – “Presence Reunited”(York Auditorium) – 30 year reunion concert from this male quartet consisting of: 
    • David Anderson
    • Jeff Bell
    • Tim Hatch
    • Randy Miller
    • Shawn Nason – Piano
  • 7 and 10 p.m.- Encore presented by Avanti Boosters (Reardon Auditorium)
Homecoming Swag

2019 Sponsors

Stopping by in the meantime?

Ideas Around Anderson

  • Eat at The Lemon Drop
  • Have dessert at Good’s Candy Shop
  • Eat at Riviera Maya (Downtown or Scatterfield)
  • Eat at The Train Stop Deli
  • Eat breakfast at The Toast Cafe
  • Hungry for some pancakes? Hit up Eva’s Pancakes
  • Eat at Art’s Pizza
  • Take a walk or go on the biking trails at Mounds State Park
  • Grab a cup of Joe at Jackrabbit Coffee
  • Enjoy a delicious meal at The Farm Society