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Homecoming Weekend 2019
October 24-27

This year, we are offering a special package for alumni. For a discounted price of $400 each, (regular price is $500), alumni may receive admission to:

  • Friday evening's Gala
  • Saturday's Homecoming football game**
  • Saturday evening's All-Alumni Homecoming Celebration (families/guests/kids welcome)**
  • Sunday's Teresa Walters, renowned Steinway artist, concert and lunch**

** indicates family-friendly events)

Alumni may purchase up to two tickets at this price. In addition, $150 of each ticket purchased is a donation to Marian University Scholarship Fund. Tickets at this reduced price must be purchased by October 7.

Additionally, homecoming-only packages are available, as listed below:

  • Saturday-only: 50th Class Reunion, $50 per person
  • Saturday-only: All-Alumni reception only, $40 per person
  • Saturday-only package: $50 (includes ticket to football game, All-Alumni Celebration, and $15 tax-deductible gift)
  • Sunday-only package: $25 (includes lunch, ticket to piano concert, and $15 tax-deductible gift)

Schedule as of October 2, 2019

Thursday, October 24
6-8 p.m. » Trick or Treat, Sign in at Alumni Hall
6–8 p.m. »Thirsty Thursday, Sommers Mansion
Friday, October 25
6–11 p.m. Marian University Thrive Gala, JW Marriott, Downtown Indianapolis
Saturday, October 26: Spend the day with us!
8 a.m. Celebration of Wellness 5k Major Taylor Velodrome (Register at muknights.universitytickets.com, separate registration required.)
9 a.m. » Rosary Walk, Blessed Mother Mary Shrine and Rosary Walk
9:30 a.m. » Coffee with the President, Paul J. Norman Center
10 a.m.-1 p.m. » All-Alumni Tailgate, Allen Whitehill Clowes Amphitheater
10:30 a.m. » Campus Tours, Paul J. Norman Center
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
The Saint John’s Bible viewing, Mother Theresa Hackelmeier Memorial Library
11:30 a.m. Champions Zone, M-Club Tent in St. Vincent Field
1 p.m. Marian University vs Lawrence Tech, St. Vincent Field
4:30 p.m. » Mass in memory of deceased alumni, Bishop Chartrand Memorial Chapel
5–7 p.m. » All-Alumni Homecoming Celebration, Alumni Hall
6:30–10 p.m. Class of 1969 50th Reunion Dinner, Evans Center Atrium
Sunday, October 27
12:30 p.m. Lunch, Dining Commons
2 p.m. Teresa Walters Piano Concert, Marian University Theatre

»Indicates a free event, no pre-registration required.


If you are interested in helping organize a class, team, club, or major reunion, please contact Cathy Watt Siler ’86, director of alumni and parent engagement.

For more information

Cathy Watt Siler '86
Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement
(317) 955-6241

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