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Deep In The Heart of West Texans
Homecoming 2018


Whether WT makes you think of open plains and beautiful sunsets, or cattle drives and cowboy boots, one thing you'll find deep in the heart of every West Texan is a love of family, country and a great football game.  Join us for a week of activities celebrating Buffalo pride, the history of WT and the spirited heart of West Texans.

Homecoming 2018 - Oct 6.

Saturday, Sept 29

  • Work-A-Thon

Monday, Oct. 1

  • Homecoming 'Kick Off' Event

Tuesday, Oct. 2

  • Paint My Ride
  • Weenie Roast 
    Terrill Lawn 10 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 3

  • Dodgeball Tournament

Thursday, Oct. 4

  • Men's Soccer
    The Pitch 7 p.m.
  • All Greek Reunion & Alumni Gathering
    Details to Come! 
  • Convocation - Ready Player One!
    5 p.m.
  • Pancakes & Karaoke
    Alumni Banquet Hall 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 5

  • Golden and Diamond Buff Reunion 
    4 - 6 p.m. reception • 6 - 8 p.m. dinner | Jack B. Kelly Student Center, Legacy Hall
    $40 per person; register at 806-651-2311
    Sponsors: WT Alumni Association and Palo Duro Retirement Village
    Honoring the Diamond Anniversary of the class of the class of 1957, the Golden Anniversary of the class of 1967 and celebrating with the classes of 1952 through 1972.
  • Canyon Chamber Chow Down
    First United Bank Center parking lot
  • Pigskin Revue
    Don't miss the annual Homecoming pep rally and announcement of Homecoming Court.

Saturday, Oct. 6

  • Alumni Open House
    9 a.m. – noon | Buffalo Courts Alumni Center
  • Campus Festival and Marketplace
    9 a.m. - 2 p.m. | Lawn on west side of Old Main
    Enjoy food, vendors, shopping, campus tours, College Showcase and family friendly activities.
  • Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum FREE ADMISSION
    9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Homecoming Parade
    10 - 11 a.m. | 26th Ave.
  • Lambda Chi Alpha Reunion
    10 a.m. | Sybil B. Harrington Fine Arts Complex, Grand Lobby
    Sponsors: WT Alumni Association
  • Men's Soccer
    The Pitch 1 p.m.
  • Young Alumni Tailgate
    1 - 6 p.m. | Kimbrough Memorial Stadium Tailgate Area, north side of Alumni Tailgate Deck Sponsor: WT Alumni Association 
  • Alumni Tailgate
    1 - 6 p.m. | Kimbrough Memorial Stadium Tailgate Area, Alumni Tailgate Deck 
    Join us on the Alumni Tailgate Deck for food, spirit and fun.
  • Annual Alumni Tailgate Cookoff Challenge
    Judging begins 3 p.m. | Alumni Tailgate Deck and surrounding area

    WTAMU Football vs. UT Permian Basin
  • 6 p.m. | Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
  • University Bookstore:  ALUMNI ASSOCIATION CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS - While you're on campus, shop in the University Bookstore and enjoy a special Homecoming Day discount!



Homecoming Live

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