Homecoming

It's never too early for alumni, students, friends, and family to make plans to attend homecoming at Kutztown University. We are excited to share that our annual Homecoming will take place the week of October 25, 2021. 

In addition to the events listed below the Kutztown University Foundation is also hosting numerous event throughout the week. Full details and registration information can be found on their website.

For tickets and information about athletic related events taking place throughout the week of Homecoming, please visit the kubears website.

*Please note that this schedule is subject to changes and updates

Wednesday October 27, 2021

Homecoming Blood Drive
10AM to 5PM
McFarland Student Union Building, 218 Multipurpose Room
Join the Community Outreach Center for our monthly blood drive hosted by Miller Keystone. When you donate blood, you help save lives. For more information please contact blichar@kutztown.edu

Soccer vs. Bloomsburg
3PM

Field Hockey vs. West Chester
7PM

Thursday October 28, 2021

Homecoming Spirit Stations
11AM to 12PM
Join university offices and clubs for give-aways as we all get into the golden bear spirit. Tables can be found all around campus. 

The Kuztown Experience: From College to Success
5PM to 7PM
McFarland Student Union Building, 183 Alumni Auditorium & via ZOOM
Join the Kutztown University Activities Board, Alumni Relations, and the Colleges of Education Liberal Arts & Sciences, Business, and Visual & Performing Arts, and Athletics for a hybrid alumni event. Participatns will be able to participate in the event in-person at the McFarland Student Union, 183 Alumni Auditorium or remotely from ZOOM. 

Alumni Panel - Starting at 5PM we will be joined by a vritual panel of outstanding alumni representing each of our academic colleges and athletics to discuss thier Kutztown experience and how it has impacted their life after college. The panel will feature a Q&A style round of questions. 
- LAS Panelist: Shakeera Wynne '15
- EDU Panelist: Tekiah Brabham '05
- BUS Panelist: Gil Henry '85
- VPA Panelist: John Roberts '96
- Athletics Panelist: Julie Urbansky '00

Alumni Keynote Speaker -Immediately following the panel will be our featured in-person speaker for the night who will discuss how their experience at Kutztown has helped them in pursuing their aspirations while balancing their career. 

- Myron Alston '14

Friday October 29, 2021

KU Cares Day of Service
Join the Community Outreach Center, the University Foundation, and Homecoming Committee for a day of service. Both alumni and current students will work together to give back to our communities whether here in the local area or in their hometown. In the local area students & alumni will have the opportunity to participate in volunteer opportunities at Friend Inc., Opportunity House, Safe Berks, LGBT Center of Greater Reading and more! 

Saturday October 30, 2021

Kutztown FanFest
11AM to 2PM

DMZ
Family-friendly entertainment including free food, music, inflatables, live animals, photo booth and more under the activitiesw tent. For registration and detailed information, please visit the University Foundation website. 

Football vs. Millersville
2:05PM
Andre Reed Stadium
Information about how to acquire tickets can be found on kubears.com

Spirt Court Champions Announced
Half-Time
Andre Reed Stadium
At half-time, the top two students representing their student organizations will the most votes from their peers for showing the most golden bear spirit will be awarded by the Alumni Council. 

Sunday October 31, 2021

United Greek Council Community Clean-Up
9AM to 12PM
Kutztown Borough