Trine University Homecoming and Family Weekend

Make plans to join us now for Homecoming and Family Weekend 2016 and be a part of a wonderful celebration of Trine University. The schedule of events below is growing each day so be sure to check back often for updates. We look forward to seeing you!

Friday, September 30

11 a.m.

Hall of Innovation Unveiling, Jim and Joan Bock Center for Innovation and Biomedical Engineering
TSC/TSU/Trine University alumni hold more than 800 patents. Visit Innovation One for light refreshments and a celebration of these accomplishments as we unveil the Hall of Innovation

11 a.m. & 2 p.m.

Campus Tours, University Center

3 p.m.

All Campus & Community THUNDERSTUCK! Pep Rally, Hershey Hall
Gather with Trine University campus and community members to show our school spirit and support the Thunder football team. 

6 p.m.

Touchstone and Homecoming Celebration Dinner, Keith E. Busse/Steel DynamicsAthletic and Recreation Center
Celebrate Trine University donors and alumni during one grand event. Enjoy appetizers and a plated meal prepared by Bon Appetit. Reservations required.  

9 p.m.

Illumination & S'More Fun Party, University Center Patio
Keep the night going with live music, s'mores, and sky lanterns under the lights on the UC Patio


 Saturday, October 1

8 a.m.

Thunder Nation Visit Day
Pay It Forward and help a high school student in your life experience the thrill of university life and Thunder Nation. 

8:30 - 10 a.m.

Pancake Breakfast, University Center Lawn
Start your day the right way! Join us for a pancake breakfast and pancake eating and decorating contests. Be sure to stop in and see the alumni association board of directors and faculty and staff who are serving up breakfast. 

9 a.m.

Thunder Color Run 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run, Ryan Skywalk Bridge

9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Live Music

10 a.m.

Campus Tour

10 a.m.

Tour de Trine Tricycle Race
A Trine tradition; cheer on your respective organization to victory in this tricycle race.

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Inflatables, live music, petting zoo, cornhole, food, vendors and more.

11 a.m.

Tailgate Lunch, Whitney Commons University Center
Cost $10 per person, must purchase tickets in advance, children 2 and younger free.

11 a.m.

Football Gates Open, Zollner Stadium

1 p.m.

Thunder Football vs. Concordia (Ill.), Zollner Stadium
Cost $8 per person at the gate, $3 for students with ID, free for seniors 65 and older and children 12 and younger.

1 p.m.

Men's Golf Ken Venturi Invitational, Zollner Golf Course

8 p.m.

LeAnn Rimes Concert, T. Furth Center for Performing Arts
Purchase tickets