FAQs

Registration

  • Registration times: Saturday, October 6 from 9am-3pm at the Student Center, and Sunday, October 7 from 11am-1pm in Marina Dining Hall.
  • Registration fees: 
    • Adult (13+) Saturday admission: $25
    • Adult (13+) Sunday admission: $10
    • UB Faculty/Staff weekend admission: free
    • UB student weekend admission: free
    • Child (12 and under) weekend admission: free
  • What you get: Saturday registration includes a free tee-shirt, continental breakfast, picnic lunch, two free drink tickets, and entry into most events. Sunday registration includes a free tee-shirt, buffet breakfast, and entry into events.
  • 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.

Hotel & Transportation

  • The University of Bridgeport has arranged a special discounted rate at the Holiday Inn for anyone attending Homecoming Weekend:
    • Holiday Inn, 1070 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT - Call 203-334-1234 and ask for the UB Homecoming Weekend room block (Group Code M8U) or make a reservation online (discounted rate of $102 per night 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.
  • 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

  • Saturday:
    • Continental Breakfast in Knights End (9am-11am)
    • Donut Crazy Truck (10am-2pm)
    • Alumni & Family Picnic at Knights Field (11:30am-2pm)
    • UBiergarten Reunion Tent (2pm-5pm)
    • Sandwedge King's Food Truck (2pm-5pm)
    • Family & Siblings Pizza Party in Knights End (4pm-6pm)
    • Alumni Pub Night (9pm-12am)
  • 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 #GreatestHomecomingonEarth to join the fun!