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Homecoming

Join us for VCU Homecoming 2019, Nov. 7-9! Come back to campus to enjoy time-honored traditions and stay for new events. 

Schedule

 Thursday, Nov. 7
Alumni Stars
6-9 p.m.
Dewey Gottwald Center at The Science Museum of Virginia

$75

Spend the evening with fellow alumni as we celebrate the accomplishments at this year's Alumni Stars. Honorees represent the best of art, business, education, service and health care and reflect the brilliance of the university. Admission includes beer, wine, dinner and music. Purchase tickets online.  Sponsored by Nationwide and VCU Foundation. 
 Friday, Nov. 8
Volunteer Leaders Summit
Noon-5 p.m.
James Branch Cabell Library

$35

Join other VCU alumni leaders for a full weekend of personal and professional development. Register.

Hoops and Scoops
5-8 p.m.
Institute for Contemporary Art
$20-$40

Indulge in one or many scoops of chili at our all-you-can-eat chili bar or ice cream from alumna-owned Ruby Scoops. Enjoy macaroni and cheese, desserts, two drink tickets for beer, wine or sangria, VCU swag and an exclusive tour of the new “Provocations” exhibit before it opens to the public. Vegan friendly. Additional beverages provided by Pepsi. Join us for the party, then walk to the game at the Siegel Center. Combo price includes a discounted game ticket. Purchase tickets


Men's basketball
7 p.m.
Stuart C. Siegel Center

Cheer on the Rams as they play against “Mean Green” North Texas. Tickets available through VCU Athletics.
 Saturday, Nov. 9
Student-alumni service project
10 a.m.-noon
University Student Commons


Pack dental hygiene kits for local schools. Sponsored by Richmond City Dentistry.

Volunteer Leaders Summit
Noon-5 p.m.
James Branch Cabell Library

$35

The summit with alumni leaders continues with new break out sessions and guest speakers. Register.

VCU Alumni Richmond Chapter Brewery Tour
1:30-5:30 p.m.
Vasen Brewing Co.
$10

Wear your black and gold and join the VCU Alumni Richmond Chapter for a trolley ride to some of Richmond’s best breweries, and experience why Fortune magazine called Richmond “the new craft beer mecca of the American south.” Purchase tickets.

STAT 10th Anniversary Dinner
5:30-8 p.m.
Bar Solita

$25

Calling all former STAT executive board and leadership council members! You’re invited to celebrate 10 years of one of the largest student organizations on campus. Ticket includes dinner and drinks. Purchase tickets.


VCU Alumni Pitch Competition
6-8 p.m.
1717 Innovation Center
$5

The inaugural VCU Alumni Pitch Competition provides a platform to showcase VCU alumni-founded ventures. Join us as alumni pitch their business idea to a panel of judges. Sponsored by Startup Virginia and Lighthouse Labs. Purchase tickets.