Homecoming 2015

Event Date

Thursday, October 22, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, October 24, 2015 (All day)


Eller College and UA
McClelland Hall, UA Mall, and Around Campus
Tucson, AZ 85721

UA Homecoming 101 Join the Eller College for UA Homecoming!

Homecoming weekend — October 22-24, 2015 — is a great opportunity to celebrate our Eller College community and the University of Arizona.

Learn more about Homecoming activities offered by the Eller College and UA, and check back often for more events:

Thursday, October 22

Greek 100th Anniversary Block Party
6:00 - 8:00 p.m., First Street between Cherry and Highland
Food trucks, games, music, and more! Families are welcome.

Learn More About 100 Years of Greek Life Events


Friday, October 23

Eller Cup Golf Tournament
7:00 a.m. Check-in, 8:30 a.m. Shotgun start, Sewailo Golf Club at Casino Del Sol Resort
Join Eller MBA students, faculty, and alumni for a morning filled with golf, prizes, and fun followed by lunch. Sponsorship opportunities available. Registration closed.

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Breakfast with the Dean: Eller All Class Reunion

8:30 - 10:00 a.m., McClelland Hall Room 208 Gallery
Business & Public Administration and Eller College alumni are invited to join Dean Jeff Schatzberg for breakfast at McClelland Hall. Special guests include the Class of '65 and alumni award honorees. Registration closed.

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Homecoming Barbecue Bash
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., UA Mall East Side of Old Main

Enjoy barbecue, music, a photo booth, and more while mingling with your fellow Wildcats. Ticket purchase required: $30 per person for UA Alumni Association members, $35 for non-members.

Purchase Tickets for the Homecoming Barbecue Bash

Entrepreneurship Alumni Panel Discussion

4:00 - 5:00 p.m., McClelland Hall Room 208
McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship Executive Director Joseph Broschak will lead a panel discussion with UA entrepreneurship alumni who have launched a new venture in Tucson to discuss their experiences and the state of entrepreneurship in Tucson. No RSVP required.

Learn More about the Entrepreneurship Alumni Panel Discussion

The McGuire Center All-Class Reunion Reception

5:00 - 7:00 p.m., McClelland Hall Room 202
UA Entrepreneurship Program alumni from all class years are invited to join McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship faculty, staff, and students for a reception. Come meet the new McGuire class and network with fellow entrepreneurs. Light food and beverages will be provided. No RSVP required.

Learn More About the McGuire Center All-Class Reunion Reception

Greek 100th Anniversary "White Out TG"

5:30 - 8:30 p.m., UA Mall, East of Old Main
Celebrate a century of friendship and inter-fraternal spirit with cocktails and dinner on the Mall. $65 per person and registration required.


Homecoming Bonfire and Pep Rally

Time TBD, West Side of Old Main
Join UA students, the Pride of Arizona band, the 2015 Homecoming court, and more at the annual Homecoming pep rally and bonfire. Don't miss the crowning of the 2015 Homecoming king and queen.

Get more info on the UA Bonfire and Pep Rally


Homecoming at the Eller College tent on the UA Mall Saturday, October 24

Eller College Alumni Tailgate
8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., UA Mall
Join BPA and Eller College alumni for pre-game festivities at our Eller College Alumni tent on the UA Mall. Our tent is a great location to watch the parade. Food and cash bar available. The fun begins four hours prior to kickoff!

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Homecoming Parade

9:00 - 10:30 a.m., UA Mall
Enjoy our most treasured Homecoming tradition — the parade — with more than 50 floats, Homecoming royalty, and the Pride of Arizona marching band. The parade will start three hours prior to kickoff of the football game.

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Football Game: Washington State Cougars vs. Arizona Wildcats

1:00 p.m., Arizona Stadium
Cheer on your Arizona Wildcats to a victory against the Washington State Cougars! Purchase game tickets via McKale Ticket Office at www.arizonawildcats.com or 520.621.CATS / 1.800.452.CATS.

Learn more about Arizona football


For additional information, please contact Heather Strasser, Director of Alumni Relations, at 520.621.2900.