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All Weekend Events 

 

  • Ben Wofford Books

    Wofford’s Bookstore is located with frontage on North Church Street. It will be open Homecoming weekend at the following times: 

    Friday: 9 – 6pm 

    Saturday: 10am – 6pm 

    Sunday: 12 noon – 3pm 

    Click here to visit the online catalog   

     

Thursday Events 


 

Friday Events   


  • 8:30am - 5pm | Ticket Pick Up and Purchases | Alumni Office Papadopoulos Building

      

    Tickets not previously mailed can be picked up in the office or at the first event you attend. (*With the exception of the Class Reunion Tickets which will be picked up at the Class Reunion site only.) Additional weekend tickets may also be purchased.      

     
  • 3:30 - 5pm | Classes Without Quizzes | Wofford’s Mini Alumni College  
  • This is the 11th year for this exciting option at Homecoming. Some of Wofford’s talented faculty, staff, and alumni will again offer the opportunity to explore a variety of topics. This is your chance to go back into the classroom without quizzes or tuition fees! To register, complete the registration form using the corresponding letters or on our website at homecoming.wofford.edu. Choose your top three classes in order of preference. Make sure we have your e-mail address when registering for correspondence - participants will be notified of class assignments and locations the week of Homecoming. Classes are free. For more information, contact the faculty / staff member teaching the class or contact Debbi Thompson in the Wofford Alumni Office at 864-597-4208 or debbi.thompson@wofford.edu. Click here for registration and more information.  
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    6pm | 50-Year Club Reception and Dinner | Piedmont Club


    50-Year Club Reception and Dinner for Classes of 1964 and earlier with President and Mrs. Nayef Samhat: The Class of 1964 will receive their 50-year pins. Contact the Alumni Office at 864-597-4185 for more information. $30 per person with a cash bar. Click here for more information
     
  • 7 - 11pm | Class Reunions | Spartanburg Marriott, Heritage Ballroom

     
    All Class Reunions will be held at Terrier Ball (located this year in the Spartanburg Marriott's Heritage Ballroom). Come visit with classmates, check out the silent auction, and experience the Terrier Ball food and drink. Your class reunion ticket is also your ticket for the Terrier Ball! Feel free to stay all night or leave and return later. Click here for more information and to see who's coming.  

     

  • 7 - 11pm | Terrier Ball | **NEW Location** Spartanburg Marriott


    The doors open at 7 pm for food and silent auction bidding. After the live auction, catch up with friends, coaches and classmates as you close down the party to the sounds of Flashback. Tickets are $75 per person. Click here for more information.      

     

Saturday Events  

 

  • 10:30am - Noon | Department Drop-ins 

    Science Departments (along with Mathematics & Computer Science) | Acorn Cafe, Milliken Science Building. This drop in will be paying tribute to George & Angela Shiflet, who have announced their retirement at the end of this academic year.  

    Department of BiologyGreat Oaks Hall, Milliken Science Building 

    Department of Accounting, Business, & FinanceOlin Building, Room 107 

    Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, & Cultures | Olin Building, Room 115    

     

  • 11 am | Adopt a Boston Terrier | Gibbs Stadium Plaza

    Boston Terrier Rescue of SC will have several adoptable Boston Terriers looking for a new home. Click here for more information.   

     

  • 11:00am - 1:00pm | Lunch on the Lawn of Main 

    Bring your children, family and friends to enjoy a variety of lunch selections! Play on the bounce house and inflatable slides. Tents, tables and chairs will be available. Adults are $15 per person, and children are $8 per person. A Bloody Mary  and Screwdriver Bar will be available in a tent located nearby; $5 per person to be paid that day. Purchase tickets when you register for Homecoming!   

  • 10:00am - 11:30am | Alumni Service Awards Presentation and Town Hall Conversation with President Samhat | Papadopoulos Room, Papadopoulos Building

     

    Following an opening prayer by Perkins-Prothro Chaplain the Rev. Dr. Ron Robinson ’78, the Wofford College National Alumni Association will present their alumni service awards sponsored by the Alumni Executive Council. Then President Nayef Samhat will host a Town Hall conversation with a question and answer session. Click here for more information.  

     
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm | Association of Multicultural Students Tailgate | Horseshoe of Main

     

    Join alumni, friends and students for a tailgate prior to kick-off. Cost is free. For more information, contact Student Affairs at 864-597-4040.  

     

  • 1:30pm | Kick-Off | Gibbs' Stadium

     

    Halftime will include the crowning of the Homecoming Queen and the Broome High School Band. For questions, contact Lenny Mathis at mathisld@wofford.edu or 864-597-4090. All seats are reserved and are $27 per adult and $15 per child (ages 3 – 12). For tickets please contact Shelby Taylor in the athletic office at 864-597-4090. Click here for more information.   

     

  • Following the Game - 10pm | Street Party | Morgan Square

     

    Come to Morgan Square for the 12th Annual Downtown Street Party. This is Wofford’s largest college-wide party. Everyone is invited, and it seems like nearly everyone attends. Enjoy music by The Occasional Milkshake (featuring Mark Bryan of Hootie & The Blowfish and Hank Futch of The Blue Dogs). Drinks and snacks will be available. Plenty of parking within walking distance. Tickets are $10 per person, bring your ID. Click here for more information.  


     

  • 7pm | Volleyball vs. Western Carolina | Benjamin Johnson Arena

     

    Volleyball vs. Western Carolina: 7 pm Benjamin Johnson Arena. Admission is free. Click here for more information.