homecoming type

October 22 - 27, 2013




7 to 8 p.m. - Talking Villanova Football with Andy Talley
JD McGillicuddy’s, Wayne

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - VUAA Volunteer Leaders Conference (By invitation only)
Villanova University Conference Center

University Shop open
Kennedy Hall

3  to 5 p.m.  - Campaign Launch Event for Faculty and Staff
Campaign Tent on Sheehan Beach

6  to 10 p.m. - Campaign Launch Carr Society Inaugural Event (By invitation only)
Villanova Room, Connelly Center

6 to 10:30 p.m. - Villanova NROTC Gala Dinner - click to register
Dougherty Dining Hall

8 to 11 p.m. - Young Alumni Pub Night - click to register
Xfinity Live!, Victory Beer Hall, Philadelphia

8 p.m. - Hoops Mania Pavilion (Student event)

8:30 a.m. - 8th Annual “Dream for Eileen” 5K Walk/Run
Departs from Driscoll Hall

10:00 a.m.- Campus Sustainability Tour
Departs from the Oreo.
To learn more about the University's committment to sustainabilty, click here.

University Shop open
Kennedy Hall

9 to 10:30 a.m. - Campaign Brunch (By invitation only)
Campaign Tent on Sheehan Beach

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Homecoming Festival
Sheehan Beach
Everyone is welcome! Join the Villanova community together under one tent to celebrate during this annual fall tradition. Meet up with your friends for music, entertainment, fun and games for all ages. Food tent, beer trailer and dessert trucks are featured. For advance purchase of food tent wristbands, click here

WXVU Alumni Broadcast at the Homecoming Festival -  WXVU alumni are invited to come by the station in 210 Dougherty Hall during the Homecoming Festival to join our Alumni Broadcast.

1 to 4 p.m. - Villanova Football vs. Maine
Villanova Stadium
Cheer on your Villanova Wildcats at the Homecoming game, as they take on the Black Bears of the University of Maine!
Purchase Tickets: 610-519-4100

Villanova Voices & Singers Alumni are invited to sing the national anthem prior to the start of the football game. To participate, please contact Christine Nass (christine.nass@villanova.edu). Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 23. 

4 to 6 p.m. - Blue-White Basketball Scrimmage
Pavilion Come get an early look at the 2013-14 men’s basketball team, and stick around for player autographs after the game. Concessions and food will be available.

5 to 6 p.m. - Vigil Mass
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

6 to 8:30 p.m. - Campaign Launch Black Tie Gala (By invitation only)
Austin Field

8:00 to 9:30 p.m. - Campaign Launch Ignite the Night (Open to all)

7:30am & 10:30am - Parish Masses 
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

University Shop open
Kennedy Hall

9:30 to 11 a.m. - Office of Admission Legacy Day Program
Villanova Room, Connelly Center
Pre-register at admission.villanova.edu or 610-519-4000

12 p.m. - Villanova Field Hockey vs. Louisville
Villanova Stadium

1 p.m. - Women’s Soccer vs. Georgetown
West Campus Soccer Complex