Come back to campus for Homecoming November 1-3, 2019. We guarantee you will enjoy a unique selection of events and programs that will make your return to the Mountain unforgettable.

Now that class reunions are in June, Homecoming is a chance to return to the Mountain every year.  You'll enjoy the fall colors that make the fall at Sewanee special.  Learn from faculty on a variety of topics when you attend a lecture or go back to class. Explore today's campus with special tours and open houses. Reunite with friends and make new ones at the welcome home reception, the all alumni dance, and the pre-game tailgate, to name a few.

Curious to learn what your 2019 Homecoming Weekend will hold?

Check out the 2018 schedule to get an idea.  

What's Special? 50 Years of Women Reunion

2019 allows us to celebrate 50 Years of Women at Sewanee. We've added a lot of activities to the Homecoming schedule to acknowledge this occasion. See the schedule for all the updates and find ways to participate.

What's new, you ask?

Taxis/Shuttles to take you to/from where you are staying.
Athletics Hall of Fame - celebrate with the 2019 inductees
EQB Awards - Congratulate alumni who are honored with the EQB Awards recognizing outstanding individuals (between their 15th and 35th reunion years) for their impact in business, leadership, community, educational, or philanthropic endeavors. Furthermore, the awards seek to recognize individuals who have shown repeated loyalty to and support of the University, and is given to those who exemplify Sewanee’s core values of honesty, integrity, and respect. See last year's winners here.

Special Celebrations

50 Years of Women

2019 marks 50 years since women became a part of the University. From 1969 onward, women have made an indelible mark on the academic, athletic, and social life of the University. We are intertwining this landmark with Homecoming, so come to the Mountain and celebrate with us!

Athletics Hall of Fame

This year we celebrate the Class of 2019 Sewanee Hall of Fame inductees: Hallie Blunck, C'06; Laura Fanjoy, C'07; Harry Hoffman, C'76; Jerre Maynor, C'06; Mike Mondelli, C'93; Sally Jackson Williams, C'06.

EQB Award Celebration

The EQB Awards recognize outstanding individuals (between their 15th and 35th reunion years) for their impact in business, leadership, community, educational or philanthropic endeavors. The awards also seek to recognize individuals who have shown repeated loyalty to and support of the University, and is given to those who exemplify Sewanee’s core values of honesty, integrity, and respect.

Kappa Sigma Reunion

Friday, Oct. 26 4 p.m. Lecture by Christopher McDonough, professor of classics and the inaugural Alderson-Tillinghast Chair, Torian Room in duPont Library 5 p.m. Reception at the University Archives, former Kappa Sigma fraternity house 6 p.m. Cocktail buffet at University Archives, former Kappa Sigma fraternity house Saturday, Oct. 27 Halftime-of-Football-Game Party at the home of Chris, C’83, and Tam, C’63, Carlson, Curlicue Road, adjacent to the football field 5:30 p.m. Kappa Sigma Reunion reception, at the University Archives, former Kappa Sigma fraternity house. Sponsored by Bill Laurie, C’52 6:30 p.m. Kappa Sigma Star and Crescent Banner Reunion dinner, Lytle Room, University Archives, former Kappa Sigma fraternity house