Homecoming 2011


    Homecoming 2011

    Event Description - Homecoming 2011

    Don't miss Homecoming 2011 !

    Congratulations to our winners in the Early Homecoming Registration contest:

    o   Wilson Wimmer, '54 won a $250 Visa gift card

    o   John Holdcraft, '51 and Craig Pellegrini, '06 each won a $50 gift card to the Waynesburg University Bookstore

    o   Kaitlyn Fredo, '10, Jillian Metz, '09, and Diana Moskola, '82 each won a $20 gift card to Waynesburg Press coffee shop

    WIN AN iPad

    Faces and Places University Tour-Pick up your tour book at the orange Alumni Tent in Johnson Commons. Get your tour book stamped at any five sites before the 1:30 p.m. kick-off and be automatically entered to win an iPad. Drawing to be held at halftime! Tour books will be available after 10:00 a.m.


    Receive two free tickets to the Yellow Jacket football game by visiting any of our three orange Alumni Tents:

                    Johnson Commons
                    John F. Wiley Stadium Front Gate
                    John F. Wiley Stadium Back Gate

    Blocks of rooms have been reserved at the following hotels.  Call each hotel directly to book early as these rooms will be released to the public on October 1.

    Comfort Inn
    Waynesburg, PA
    (724) 627-3700

    Microtel Inn
    Waynesburg, PA
    (724) 627-0310

    Schedule of Events:

    Friday, October 7, 2011
    4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
    Yellow Jacket Pep Band, please let us know you are participating HERE
    5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
    Dinner at Benedum Dining Hall ($8.25 each at the door)
    6:30 p.m.
    Men's Soccer Game at John F. Wiley Stadium, Pep rally and fireworks immediately following game
    7:00 p.m.
    Outdoor Coffee Bar at Johnson Commons
    9:00 p.m.
    "Waynesburg Idol" Finale at Goodwin Performing Arts Center

    Saturday, October 8, 2011
    7:30 a.m.
    Pre-registration for 5K Run/Walk
    8:30 a.m.
    5K Run/Walk to benefit the Mission Trip Fund
    Register in advance for the 5K Run/Walk here
    10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Visit the Alumni Check-In Tables to receive your 2 free game tickets!
    10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    Faces and Places University Tour (Self-guided; pick up tour book at Johnson Commons tent) 
    10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Alumni Come-and-Go Brunch at the Benedum Dining Hall (kids eat free; $10 for adults at the door)  
    1:30 p.m.
    Yellow Jackets Football game vs. Geneva
    John F. Wiley Stadium (2 free tickets per alumnus at Alumni Check-In Tables; additional tickets $6 each at the gate.)
    Halftime Visit the Alumni Tent for free refreshments; Immediately after the football game  - join us for an ALL ALUMNI PHOTO at the 50 yard line!
    2:30 p.m.
    Afternoon Tea at Eberly Library - second floor
    5:30 p.m.
    Waynesburg Alumni & Friends Recognition Reception & Banquet ; Complimentary to all alumni, guests $15. Prior reservation required.
    Contact Information
    Primary Contact
    Mary Fox
    Date & Location
    Date: 10/7/2011 to 10/8/2011
    Location: Waynesburg University
    See the University's own website for directions HERE


    For directions to Waynesburg University from your location, check out:

    Waynesburg Univesity Logo

    51 W. College Street | Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370
    Alumni Office Phone: (724) 852-3256