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Creighton's Homecoming for Families

Welcome! Homecoming is an annual Creighton event that invites students' family members to campus to experience the traditions and activities that make this University unique!

Thursday, September 17, 2015

7:00 p.m. Hypnotist Jim Wand, Skutt Student Center

Families in town on Thursday are welcome to join students at one of the hallmark events of Homecoming. This event always offers many laughs and good time had by all!

Friday, September 18, 2015

8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Homecoming Hospitality Headquarters and Check-In, Harper Center Main Floor
Stop by to pick up your vouchers, giveaways and materials for the weekend! There will be check-in on Saturday as well!

3:30 to 5:30 Gender and Sexuality Alliance Panel, Skutt Ballroom
There is a reception to follow this event in Skutt Room 104

7 p.m. Women's Soccer Game, Morrison Stadium
Come watch the Women's team take on the Northern Colorado. Vouchers (good for up to 6 tickets) will be provided to families interested in attending!

9:00 p.m. Movie at Morrison, Morrison Stadium
Enjoy a drive-in style family-friendly movie with Creighton student and families. Please feel free to bring blankets and chairs. This event is sponsored by the CSU Program Board and IRHG.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Homecoming Hospitality Headquarters and Check-In, Harper Center Main Floor
Stop by to pick up your vouchers, giveaways and materials for the weekend!

8 a.m. JayWalk, Deglman Circle
Jaywalk is 5K run/walk that benefits Jesuit Academy, a local Jesuit middle school. The walk and following pancake feed are hosted by the Creighton Students Union (CSU). To register click here!

10 a.m. Downtown Omaha Tours, East Side of Harper Center
Tours will depart every 30 minutes

12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Residence Life Tour of Homes

1 p.m. Women's Volleyball Game, Ryan Center D.J. Sokol Arena
Come watch the Women's team take on the Wisconsin! Vouchers (good for up to 6 tickets) will be provided to families interested in attending!

2:30 to 3:00 p.m. Championship Center Tour
Learn more about Creighton's newest building and home of Men's basketball. The Center will be open immediately following the Women's Volleyball game.

3:00 to 4:30 p.m. Schegel Center for Service and Justice Film Screening, Harper Auditorium
Following the screening of "Seeds: The Service and Justice Trip Story" there will be a reception with SCSJ students and staff in the suite (2067) next door

4:30 Homecoming Golf Cart Parade, Mall
The whole family can enjoy the Golf Cart Floats created by Creighton student organizations. Vote for your favorite at the Block Party!

4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Getting Blue Block Party, Morrison Stadium
Join students, alumni and fans in the Homecoming festivities prior to the Men's Soccer game. Food will be available for purchase with cash or credit card.

5:00 p.m. Mass, St. John's Church

7 p.m.  Men's Soccer Game, Morrison Stadium
Come watch the Men's team take on the Tulsa! Vouchers (good for up to 6 tickets) will be provided to families interested in attending!

PLEASE NOTE THAT VOUCHERS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR THE HOMECOMING GAME AT THE GETTING BLUE BBQ FOR FAMILIES THAT HAVE NOT CHECKED IN PREVIOUS TO THE GAME.

Sunday, September 20, 2015

8 a.m.     Mass, St. John's Church

10:30 a.m.   Mass, St. John's Church

11:30 a.m.   Brunch, Skutt Student Center

12:00 p.m. Women's Soccer Game, Morrison Stadium
Come watch the Women's team take on the Colorado State! Vouchers (good for up to 6 tickets) will be provided to families interested in attending!

2:00 p.m. Women's Volleyball Game, Ryan Center D.J. Sokol Arena
Come watch the Women's team take on the Kansas State! Vouchers (good for up to 6 tickets) will be provided to families interested in attending!


Other campus and community events during Homecoming

Creighton Alumni Weekend

Omaha's Farmers Market

Henry Doorly Zoo

Durham Museum

German American Society, Oktoberfest

Omaha Restaurant Week

Omaha Community Playhouse