FAQs

Registration

  • Click here to register
  • Registration times: Registration is from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn on Friday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. in Knights End on Saturday, and 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in Marina Dining Hall on Sunday
  • Registration fees:
    • Homecoming only: $25pp, free for current UB students and kids under 18
    • 10 Year Reunion: $25pp, free for kids under 18
    • 25 Year Reunion: $25pp, free for kids under 18
    • UBCC Benefit Dinner: $100pp
    • UB Awards Dinner: $100pp
    • Golden Knights Society Brunch: $25pp, free for kids under 18
    • Purple Knight 5k: $25pp, $10 for current UB students/employees, free for kids under 18
  • Payment methods: we accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover cards, checks made out to University of Bridgeport with Homecoming in the memo line, and cash
  • Every registrant will receive: UB lanyard and name tag, Homecoming tee-shirt, continental breakfast and picnic lunch on Saturday, admission to Alumni Pub Night at Brewport (21+), breakfast in Marina Dining Hall on Sunday

Hotel & Transportation

  • The University of Bridgeport has arranged discounted rates at local hotels for anyone attending Homecoming Weekend:
    • Holiday Inn – 1070 Main Street, Bridgeport: $99 room rate will be offered until 9/28/17. Call (203) 334-1234 and ask for the UB Homecoming Weekend room block or make a reservation online (discounted rate is applied automatically).
    • Marriott – 180 Hawley Lane, Trumbull: $129 room rate will be offered until 9/15/17. Call (203) 378-1400 and ask for the UB Homecoming Weekend room block or make a reservation online (discount rate is applied automatically).
  • The UB Shuttle will be making continuous loops from: the Bridgeport Holiday Inn to and from the UB campus on Saturday, October 7 from 10:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. Also on Saturday, from 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m., there will be an added stop at Brewport to transport attendees to the Alumni Pub Night!
  • Train: there is a Metro North train station at 525 Water Street in Bridgeport, just 10 minutes from campus
  • Parking available on campus: Student Center lot, Arnold Bernhard Center lot, Marina Hall lot, Wahlstrom lot, University Avenue, Park Avenue
  • Directions to campus can be found under Hotels & Travel

Dining

  • Friday:
    • Welcome Cocktail Hour at the Holiday Inn (6-8pm)
  • Saturday:
    • Continental Breakfast in Knights End (9am-11am)
    • Alumni & Family Picnic at Knights Field (12-3pm)
    • Family & Siblings Pizza Party at the Holiday Inn (4-6pm)
    • Alumni Pub Night at Brewport (8-10pm)
  • Sunday:
    • Alumni & Family Breakfast in Marina Dining Hall (11am-1pm)
  • Check out our map of local restaurants

 

Miscellaneous

  • The Campus Store will be offering a 20% discount to alumni all weekend
  • Share your Homecoming memories using the hashtag #UhavetoBhere to join the fun!