Register Now for Homecoming Weekend 2013!

Register Now for Homecoming Weekend 2013!

Reunion Events


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2013


Class of 1963 Golden Anniversary Reunion

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – 1828 Café (Pearsons Hall)

Members of the Class of 1963 and the Golden Anniversary Club (all classes that graduated prior to 1963) are invited to reminisce, reconnect and relive your favorite McKendree memories at this special event.

Online RSVPs are now closed. For additional questions contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@mckendree.edu or 618-537-6826.


25th Class Reunion / All Reunion Reception

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. - The Russel E. and Fern M. Hettenhausen Center for the Arts Lobby

All alumni and the honored members of the 25th Reunion Class of 1988 are invited to join us for a special reception and to reconnect with fellow alums while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and live music.  The event is free of charge.  Business attire.

Online RSVPs are now closed. For additional questions contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@mckendree.edu or 618-537-6826.


Ferox 50th Anniversary Dinner and Celebration

6:30 p.m. - The Hills Golf Club at McKendree University

A party 50 years in the making!  All Ferox (Phi Rho Chi) alumni are invited to reunite with their Ferox Brothers and Little Sisters at the Hills Golf Club at McKendree University.  A separate invitation will be mailed for this event.  For more information, please contact Whitney Strang at (618) 537-6456.

Online RSVPs are now closed. For additional questions contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@mckendree.edu or 618-537-6826.


Sip, Savor & Socialize

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. – The Weingarten, 1780 E. State Rt. 15, Belleville, IL

Young alums or alums young at heart are invited to celebrate with us at our Homecoming kickoff party hosted by the Young Alumni Committee.  Join us for an evening of fun, savors (appetizers), sips (drinks) and live music in a beautiful surrounding.  Indoor and outdoor facility so event is rain or shine!

Online RSVPs are now closed. For additional questions contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@mckendree.edu or 618-537-6826.

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2013


Alumni Registration

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Campus Quad & Fountain Area

Check-in at the alumni registration tent.  Tickets for your selected activities will be included in your registration packets.  Make sure to stop by to receive your McKendree alumni swag!

 
Ferox Trolley & Tailgate Party

10:30 a.m. – Melvin Price Convocation Center Parking Lot & Leemon Field North Lot

All Ferox (Phi Rho Chi) alumni are invited to ride the trolley in the parade and then gather to reconnect with other Ferox alumni.  The trolley lines up in the Convocation Center parking lot at 10:30 a.m.  The tailgate party starts immediately following the parade in the North Lot next to Leemon Field.

Please arrive for this event by 10 a.m. to avoid parade route road closures.

 
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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2012 


Choir Alumni Gathering

8:30 a.m. – 1828 Cafe (Pearsons Hall)

Take note!  Choir alumni are invited to participate in the annual Homecoming Chapel Service.  Reconnect with your fellow vocalists with a continental breakfast followed by rehearsal at 9 a.m.  Lend us your voice and join other Bearcats during a performance at the Bothwell Chapel Service.

Online RSVPs are now closed. For additional questions contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@mckendree.edu or 618-537-6826.

 

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TRAVEL INFORMATION


Reservations must be made directly with the hotel.  Please ask for the McKendree University Rate.

 

Drury Inn
1118 Central Park Drive
O’Fallon, IL 62269
(618) 624-2211

Mid America Inn & Suites (formerly LaQuinta Inn)
9730 Hayden Drive
Mascoutah, IL 62258
(618) 808-0280

   

Hilton Garden Inn
360 Regency Park Drive
O’Fallon, IL 62269
(618) 624-4499

Dr. Jazz Bed & Breakfast
230 W. St. Louis St.
Lebanon, IL 62254

(618) 537-2200

   

Comfort Suites
137 Ludwig Drive
Fairview
Heights, IL 62208
(618) 394-0202

Four Points Sheraton
319 Fountains Parkway
Fairview
Heights, IL 62208
(618) 622-9500

   

Settle Inn
1100 Eastgate Drive
O’Fallon, IL 62269
(618) 624-6060

 

 

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