Complete Schedule

HOMEcoming 2017 SCHEDULE


Thursday, November 2 - Sunday, November 5:


Clubs paint the windows on Wallace-Gano Dining Hall 

Sunday, November 5


FIRE IT UP! Campus Bonfire Devotional. Everyone is welcome to come kick off Homecoming week.

Baseball Field

Monday, November 6


Chapel: Sheerah Hudley Davis (B.B.A. '98)

Loyd Autitorium



PUFF IT UP! Social Club Women's Flag-Football Competition

Intramural Field 

Tuesday, November 7


Chapel: Darren Bennett (B.B.A. '91)

Loyd Auditorium



HOOP IT UP! Social Club Basketball Competition

Brewer Sports Center, Smith-Kirk Court

Wednesday, November 8


Chapel: Mary Frances Christie (A.A. '61)

Loyd Auditorium


Thursday, November 9


Chapel: Chris Kemp (B.A. '95)

Loyd Auditorium



REV IT UP! Car Show Come get a preview of the Soapbox Derby cars that will race on Friday

The Commons

Friday,November 10

Maroon and Gold Day

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Chapel: Katelyn Woodham Ashton (B.S. '13)

Loyd Auditorium



REV IT UP! Race Social Club Soapbox Derby Competition

University Street



Student Talent Show

The Commons




The Commons





Campus-wide Devotional

President David Shannon, speaker

The Commons


Saturday, November 11


FHU Homecoming 5K Registration

Brewer Sports Center

*To pre-register to go

(The $25 registration fee includes a ticket to the Associates Pancake and Sausage Breakfast)

*Only pre-registered participants are guaranteed to receive a t-shirt.



FHU Homecoming 5k

Brewer Sports Center


7:30am - 9:00am

FHU Associates Pancake and Sausage Breakfast

Auxiliary GYM, Brewer Sports Center

(Tickets are $5 for adults; $3 for children; free for children age 3 and younger)



FHU Associates Homecoming Marketplace

Auxiliary Gym, Brewer Sport Center


9:00am - 12:00pm

Associates Silent Auction

Auxiliary Gym, Brewer Sports Center

You must be present at 12:00pm to win your treasures


10:00am - 2:00pm

FHU Christian Store Will Be Open

Lower level of the Pruett Book Center


10:00am - 5:00pm

FHU Book Store Will Be Open

Upper Level of the Pruett Book Center



Veterans Day Program

featuring the music of The Mobility Brass Quintet from the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America ( )

The Commons



Lion Walk and Tailgating

Brewer Sports Center Lawn


11:00am - 1:00pm

Reunion of Past Dorm Supervisors

Hope Barber Shull Academic Resource Center (ARC)


Come and visit with dorm supervisors from days gone by. Your favorite Dean of Students may be there! (Don’t worry. He’ll have no authority now.)


11:00am - 2:00pm   

Virtual Reality Game Demo

Drop by to get a hands-on demo of Flappy Frank, an original VR game developed by computer science students.

Lobby, Hope Barber Shull Academic Resource Center (ARC)



FHU Chorale

Old Chapel Hall


11:15am - 11:45am   

John Collins' Portrait Unveiling

Presentation of a portrait of Dr. John Collins, beloved FHU history professor and department chairman.

Second Floor, Joy Simon McDaniel House


11:30am - 1:30pm  

Associates Homecoming Lunch featuring Chester County BBQ

Auxiliary Gym, Brewer Sports Center

Cost: $6




Lady Lion Basketball

FHU vs. Cumberland University

Smith-Kirk Court, Brewer Sports Center

Halftime: Presentation of the 2017 Homecoming Court and King and Queen




Lady Lion Basketball Reunion Reception

Auxiliary Gym, Brewer Sports Center




Lion Basketball

FHU vs. Cumberland University

Smith-Kirk Court, Brewer Sports Center

Half-time: Presentation of the 2017 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees


After Games


Presentation of the Homecoming Trophy and the Amy Glass Spirit Trophy

Smith-Kirk Court, Brewer Sports Center




Lion Basketball Reunion Reception

Mac Felts Hall of Fame Room, Brewer Sports Center



2017 Hall of Fame Presentation

Ayers Auditorium, Brown-Kopel Business Center