Families Events Schedule

  • Oct

    06

    Homecoming Registration - Friday

    6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Holiday Inn, Bridgeport

    Register for the weekend, pick up your Homecoming tee shirt, lanyard, meal tickets, and more!

  • Oct

    06

    Welcome Cocktail Hour

    6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Holiday Inn, Bridgeport

    Get ready for the weekend at a festive cocktail hour for alumni and families

  • Oct

    07

    Continental Breakfast

    9:00 am to 11:00 am

    Knights End in the Student Center

    Enjoy a delicious continental breakfast to start your day

  • Oct

    07

    Faculty and Staff Meet & Greet

    9:00 am to 11:00 am

    Knights End in the Cox Student Center

    Meet (or reunite) with UB Deans and Professors, while enjoying continental breakfast

  • Oct

    07

    Homecoming Registration - Saturday

    9:00 am to 3:00 pm

    Knights End in the Cox Student Center

    Register for the weekend, pick up your Homecoming tee shirt, lanyard, meal tickets, and more!

  • Oct

    07

    Campus Tour #1 - Historic Homes

    10:00 am to 11:00 am

    Meet at the Ped Mall Clock

    Learn about the historic homes on the UB campus, guided by two of our Alumni Board members. The tour will conclude with a special reception at the soon-to-be renovated Bauer Hall.

  • Oct

    07

    Harvest Festival

    11:00 am to 3:00 pm

    Ped Mall

    Our student clubs and organizations will host family-friendly activities, including a bounce house, giant Jenga, and more!

  • Oct

    07

    UB Women's Gymnastics Exhibition

    11:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Wheeler Rec Center

    Come check out the nationally ranked UB Women's Gymnastics team in action!

  • Oct

    07

    Engineering Carnival

    11:00 am to 1:00 pm

    Ped Mall

    Our award-winning School of Engineering students showcase their talents and provide interactive activities for children of all ages!

  • Oct

    07

    TDC Exhibit

    12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Schelfhaudt Gallery

    Check out the annual Type Director's Club exhibit in UB's beautiful Schelfhaudt Gallery

  • Oct

    07

    Alumni & Family Picnic

    12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Knights Field Tent

    Gather with friends and family to enjoy great food while tailgating the UB soccer games

  • Oct

    07

    Women's Soccer Game

    12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Knights Field

    Come cheer on the UB Women's Soccer team as they take on Holy Family

  • Oct

    07

    Robot Parade

    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Ped Mall

    Cheer on UB Engineering students as they host an exciting parade of handmade robots!

  • Oct

    07

    Campus Tour #2 - Campus/Res Halls

    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Meet at the Ped Mall Clock

    Join our student ambassadors and volunteers as they introduce you to the UB grounds, or bring you back to your days living on campus!

  • Oct

    07

    Mass Comm Ribbon Cutting & Presentation

    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

    Wahlstrom 502/503

    Join the faculty of the College of Public and International Affairs for a ribbon cutting ceremony and refreshments and a brief audio-visual presentation on recent projects of the communications department and the College.

  • Oct

    07

    Campus Tour #3 - The Arnold Bernhard Center

    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Meet at the Ped Mall Clock

    A&H or ABC? No matter what you called it, this iconic building has been a mainstay on campus for many majors. Join Dean Max Shangle and Director of Music & Performance Arts Program Frank Martignetti for this special tour, ending with a wine & cheese reception in the Schelfhaudt Gallery.

  • Oct

    07

    Performance Reception

    3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Schelfhaudt Gallery

    UB's music and art programs will be showcased at this special wine and cheese reception

  • Oct

    07

    Men's Soccer Game

    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    Knights Field

    Come cheer on the UB Men's Soccer team!

  • Oct

    07

    Campus Tour #4 - Campus/Res Halls

    3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Meet at the Ped Mall Clock

    Join our student ambassadors and volunteers as they introduce you to the UB grounds, or bring you back to your days living on campus!

  • Oct

    07

    Family & Siblings Pizza Party

    4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Holiday Inn, Bridgeport

    Mix and mingle with other UB families at this casual pizza party with the Dean of Students

  • Oct

    08

    Morning Meditation & Light Yoga

    8:00 am to 9:00 am

    Mandeville Hall lawn

    Warm up for the Purple Knight 5k with the UB Wellness Club!

  • Oct

    08

    Purple Knight 5k

    9:00 am to 11:30 am

    Mandeville Hall lawn

    Run just for fun or create teams and challenge your friends or colleagues! The race will start at Mandeville Hall and take you around the UB campus, where you will see highlights such as the new University Hall and Knights Field, and through the beautiful Seaside Park.

  • Oct

    08

    Alumni & Family Breakfast

    11:00 am to 1:00 pm

    Marina Dining Hall

    Gather at Marina Dining Hall for a delicious Sunday breakfast

  • Oct

    08

    Homecoming Registration - Sunday

    11:00 am to 1:00 pm

    Marina Dining Hall

    Register for Sunday's event, pick up your Homecoming tee shirt, lanyard, meal tickets, and more!