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Homecoming 2019 Registration


We are extremely excited that you have decided to come back home to High Point University for Homecoming Weekend 2019!  Your alumni family cannot wait for your arrival.  Your Homecoming registration fee includes a full weekend of exciting activities for the entire family – from the Alumni Awards Ceremony to the Homecoming Tailgate and Purple & White Scrimmage, to the Family Movie and campus tours, and so much more!  You will not want to miss any of it.  Also, your registration fee includes a $5 donation to the HPU Fund for Extraordinary Education; we hope that you'll consider making an additional donation in honor of this special occasion!  When you arrive, remember to check in at the R. G. Wanek Center to receive your free gift and Homecoming weekend schedule.

In addition to the official Homecoming events, we have the following opportunities available to you as well:

Throughout the entire weekend, High Point University is High Point's University!  Restaurants all across the city are offering food and beverage specials just for HPU Homecoming attendees.

For the second time ever, High Point University's 5-star steakhouse is opening its doors to HPU alumni!  The price is $50 per person. You must make reservations prior to Homecoming Weekend by calling Tim Applegate at 336.885.1924. Calls for reservations will be accepted starting July 8 until October 11. If you reach the voice mailbox, please leave a message with your reservation details (last name, class year, party number, and time of reservation) and a member of the 1924 Prime staff will confirm with you shortly. Call soon as tables fill quickly! 

If you are have questions or need additional information, please contact Alexis Williams, Alumni Engagement and Events Coordinator, at awillia6@highpoint.edu or 336-841-9698.

For a full list of Homecoming Weekend events, please click here!  

**Schedule and events are subject to change**

 

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Friday October 25
If you any have questions or need additional information, please contact Alexis Williams, Alumni Engagement and Events Coordinator at awilliams6@highpoint.edu or at 336.841.9698
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$5 registration fee and a $5 donation to the HPU Fund for Extraordinary Education
 
Friday October 25
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Whether it's been 5 months, 5 years, or 5 decades since you've been back home to HPU, this campus tour is just for you! Tour new academic building and residence halls, or even your old dormitory. These campus tours will be walking, with shuttles available for those with special needs, so be mindful when choosing attire and footwear. Please arrive 15 minutes early for the tour, so you can see as much of campus as possible.
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Friday October 25
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
What does it mean to be a proud, engaged and involved alum of High Point University? Join our panel of young alumni to understand the transition from taking classes and hanging at HPU every day to entering the “real world” and how to stay in touch with HPU in your daily life. What does it mean to give back your time, talents and treasures to the Alumni Association? Our panelists are involved with their alma mater in a variety of exciting ways and cannot wait to discuss your future opportunities as an #HPUAlum!
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Friday October 25
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Each year, the High Point University Alumni Association recognizes the outstanding achievements of several extraordinary alumni. Join the Alumni Board of Directors as we celebrate and honor the 2019 Alumni Award recipients! Awards include: Lifetime Achievement Award, Alumnus of the Year, Alumni Service Award, President's Award, and Top 10 under 10 Awards
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Friday October 25
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Join us as we cheer on the Panthers as they compete against UNC Asheville in the Millis Athletic Center! Come join the fun!
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Friday October 25
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Charcoal Pony, our student improv troupe, and our HPU A Capella ensembles will present a combined show on Friday. Enjoy an exciting show full of laughter and fun for the entire family!
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Friday October 25
9:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Young Alumni (Class of 2009-2019) - Make plans to be in town on Friday evening for the Young Alumni Welcome Party at Liberty Brewery & Grill located at 914 Mall Loop Road, High Point, NC 27262.
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Saturday October 26
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Graduates who have celebrated their 50th Reunion from High Point College (1969 and before) are invited to a special breakfast honoring their lifetime of support to High Point University. We are proud to welcome the newest members of the Cornerstone Club, the Class of 1969!
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Saturday October 26
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whether it's been 5 months, 5 years, or 5 decades since you've been back home to HPU, this campus tour is just for you! Tour new academic building and residence halls, or even your old dormitory. These campus tours will be walking, with shuttles available for those with special needs, so be mindful when choosing attire and footwear. Please arrive 15 minutes early for the tour, so you can see as much of campus as possible.
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Saturday October 26
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Open to all Greek alumni! Enjoy a delicious brunch with current Greek students along with other Greek alumni before heading out on a self-guided tour of the Greek Village.
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Saturday October 26
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Catch a show on our 50-ft dome in the Culp Planetarium and tour the new Wanek School of Natural Sciences! Dr. Brad Barlow, Associate Professor of Astrophysics, will take guest on a tour of the most prominent constellations, stars, and planets visible from the NC Triad, using the planetarium's state-of-the-art astronomy software and digital projection system. The live starshow will be paired with a showing of one of our informative and entertaining fulldome movies highlighting the full capabilities of our 4K laser projection and 5.1 surround sound systems. After the short movie, Dr. Barlow and HPU undergraduates will lead guest on a brief tour through the NEW 128,000-square-foot Wanek School of Natural Sciences, which houses classrooms and laboratory facilities for biology, chemistry, physics, and astronomy. All shows will be suitable for general audiences. The planetarium portion of the experience will last approximately 35 minutes, and the optional walking tour will last an additional 20 minutes.
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Saturday October 26
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join us as we cheer on the Panthers at the Millis Athletic Center!
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Saturday October 26
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Whether it's been 5 months, 5 years, or 5 decades since you've been back home to HPU, this campus tour is just for you! Tour new academic building and residence halls, or even your old dormitory. These campus tours will be walking, with shuttles available for those with special needs, so be mindful when choosing attire and footwear. Please arrive 15 minutes early for the tour, so you can see as much of campus as possible.
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Saturday October 26
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Welcome home, Natural Sciences alumni! If you graduated with a degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Neuroscience, or Physics we would like to invite you to come see our new home - the Wanek School of Natural Sciences. We will have some afternoon refreshments, building tours, and opportunities to reconnect with your former classmates and faculty. There will be some hands-on activities for our smallest scientists, so please bring your families!
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Saturday October 26
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Enjoy a viewing of the new movie, Dumbo! Complimentary popcorn, candy and drinks are included!
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Saturday October 26
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bring the whole family to Millis Convocation and Athletic Center to enjoy fun activities while reconnecting with your classmates and their own families. This event will be filled with music, food and drinks, games, bounce houses, face painting, and more! Special appearances from Coach Tubby Smith, Prowler the Panther, and the HPU Cheerleaders. This is a great way to kick-off basketball season before the Purple and White Scrimmage!
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Saturday October 26
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Join us at Millis Athletic Center to cheer on the HPU Men's basketball Panthers as they kick off the season with a Purple and White Scrimmage. Take a moment to snag a photo with Coach Smith!
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Saturday October 26
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
After the Purple and White Scrimmage, enjoy an evening with friends and family at BB&T Point, the NEW home of High Point's very own minor league baseball team, the High Point Rockers. The event is one for the books, with live music, games and food and beer from the High Pint Brewery.
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Saturday October 26
Join the Class of 1994 for an evening of friends, food and music to commemorate their 25-year reunion! Friends of the class are welcome to join the Class of 1994 as they celebrate at BB&T Point Stadium, Home of the High Point Rockers in the Catalyst Club.
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Saturday October 26
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Join the Class of 2009 at BB&T Point Stadium, Home of the High Point Rockers for an evening of friends, food and music to commemorate their 10-year reunion! Friends of the class are welcome to join the Class of 2009 as they celebrate!
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Saturday October 26
Join the Class of 2014 for an evening of friends, food and music to commemorate their 5-year reunion! Friends of the class are welcome to join the Class of 2014 as they celebrate at BB&T Point Stadium, Home of the High Point Rockers in Suites 1+ 2.
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Sunday October 27
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join us on Sunday, October 27th, for a special Homecoming Chapel Service. The service will include a moment of memoriam honoring the alumni, faculty and students who have passed away since October 7, 2018.
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Sunday October 27
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Enjoy an all you can eat brunch in the Cafe. You may choose to use your Magic Meal ticket or pay upon arrival! The Cafe will also be open for lunch.
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Event registration summary
Homecoming 2019 [REQUIRED]:
Individual Attendee
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$10.00
Friday Campus Tour:
Complimentary
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$0.00
Life After High Point:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Alumni Awards Ceremony And Reception:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Friday Homecoming Volleyball Game:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Charcoal Pony Improv + A Capella Show:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Young Alumni Welcome Party:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Cornerstone Breakfast:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Saturday AM Tour:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Greek Brunch & Greek Village Open House:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Planetarium Show:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Volleyball Game vs. USC Upstate:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Saturday PM Tour:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Wanek School of Natural Sciences Open House:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Family Movie:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming 2019 Tailgate:
Complimentary
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$0.00
Homecoming Purple and White Scrimmage:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Oktoberfest:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Class of 1994 Reunion Celebration:
Dinner
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$19.94
Class of 2009 10 Year Reunion:
Reunion
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$20.09
Class of 2014 Reunion Celebration:
Dinner
0
$20.14
Homecoming Chapel Service:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Homecoming Sunday Brunch:
Complimentary
0
$0.00
Donation:
$0.00
Total:
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