homecoming 2019 oct 5 2019

Come back for more activities and ways to be involved with WTAMU Homecoming 2019!


Working Schedule for 2019


  • Work-A-Thon and Paint the Town Maroon
    9 a.m. - noon  |  Vaughan Pedestrian Mall
    Sponsored by Rec Sports and the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership
    Students will be tackling a variety of community and campus projects and visiting businesses in Canyon to share some Buffalo Spirit!



  • Paint My Ride
    9 a.m. - 2 p.m.  |  Vaughan Pedestrian Mall
    Sponsored by WTAMU Greek Life
    Bring your car to the loop between Old Ed and the JBK and let our students deck your car windows out for Homecoming.  Community is welcome! Get in the spirit!

  • Weenie Roast 
    10 p.m.  |  Terrill Lawn
    Sponsored by Residence Hall Association

  • WT Trivia Night at RecrEATion
    6 p.m. sign up | 6:30 start | RecrEATion, 1512 5th Ave, Canyon

    2-4 ppl teams; students and alumni welcome


  • Dodgeball Tournament
    7 - 10 p.m.  |  Virgil Henson Activities Center
    Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership
    Cheer on student organizations as they compete to rack up points in the quest to win the coveted Homecoming Spirit Stick!  Alumni and community are welcome to attend and cheer on our students!


  • Men's Soccer
  • Women's Soccer
  • Alumni Gathering
  • Pancakes & Karaoke
    10 p.m.  |  Alumni Banquet Hall
    Sponsored by Residence Hall Association


  • Homecoming Golf Classic
    11:30 a.m. lunch; 12:30 p.m. tee off
    $100 per person; $400 per team
    Sponsored by Aramark and Scarborough Specialties

  • Golden and Diamond Buff Reunion
    4 - 6 p.m. reception • 6 - 8 p.m. dinner  |  Jack B. Kelly Student Center, Legacy Hall
    $30 per person
    Honoring the 1959 Diamond Anniversary and the 1969 Golden Anniversary, and celebrating with the classes of 1974 and before.

  • Canyon Chamber Chow Down
    canyon texas chamber of commerce logo

  • Volleyball
  • Pigskin Revue
    7:30 p.m.  |  First United Bank Center parking lot
    Don't miss the annual Homecoming pep rally and announcement of Homecoming Court!


  • Alumni Open House
    9 a.m. – noon  |  Buffalo Courts Alumni Center
  • Campus Festival and Marketplace
    9 a.m. - 2 p.m.  | 
    Enjoy food, vendors, shopping, campus tours, College Showcase and family friendly activities.

  • Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Men's Soccer
  • Women's Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Homecoming Parade 
    10 - 11 a.m.  |  26th Ave

  • Alumni and Young Alumni Tailgates
    1 - 6 p.m.  |  Kimbrough Memorial Stadium Tailgate Area
    Alumni Tailgate Deck and north area
    Join us for food, Buff spirit and FUN!
    Sponsored by Carpet Tech 

  • Annual Alumni Tailgate Cookoff Challenge
    Judging begins 3 p.m.  |  Alumni Tailgate Deck seating area
  • WTAMU Fooball vs. Central Washington



The University Bookstore will be open 9:00 a.m. - 3 p.m. Homecoming Day:  ALUMNI ASSOCIATION CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS - While you're on campus, shop in the University Bookstore and enjoy a special Homecoming Day discount!