Homecoming

George Fox University

Sept. 30 - Oct. 1, 2022

Join us for our biggest alumni event of the year!

Choose one of the links below to register:

Weekend Schedule

Friday, Sept. 30, 2022

Attend a Class

All throughout the day

Various locations on campus

Plan your day around one or two of these classes with your favorite professors! 

9 - 9:50 a.m.: Music in Western Culture, Danielle Warner, Ross 208

11-11:50 a.m.: Spirituality of Jesus, Paul Anderson, Stevens 101

1-1:50 p.m.: Doing History and Politics, Ryan Dearinger, Hoover 210

1 - 1:50 p.m.: Ethics, Paul Anderson, Stevens 109

2-2:50 p.m.: Europe: 1890-Present, Caitlin Corning, Ross 105

3-3:50 p.m.: Concert Choir, Danielle Warner, Bauman 

Registration & Welcome

10 a.m. - noon

Stevens Atrium

Drop by the registration table in Stevens Atrium to sign in, pick up your registration packet and gift, grab a cup of coffee and some treats, then head to a class or head straight to lunch!

Lunch in Canyon Commons

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Canyon Commons

Visit the beautiful Canyon Commons and see how far "cafeteria food" has come!

It's a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet lunch. Tickets are purchased directly at the check-in booth at Canyon Commons. Credit card only. 

Tickets: $9.45 (adults); $6.55 (kids 6-12); free (children 5 and under) 

Presidential Reception

1 p.m.

Canyon Commons 101-103

Join us to hear from University President, Dr. Robin Baker about George Fox and where we're headed. 

Tickets: Included in the registration fee. 

Campus Tours

2-3:00 p.m.

Departs from Canyon Commons

Take in campus while you walk the grounds with George Fox community members. Learn about our history and the future we're growing towards.

Friday Flowers | In Memory of Grandpa Roy

2:30 p.m.

Clocktower in the Quad

 Join in as we kick off this campus tradition and honor the impact and ministry of 'Grandpa Roy' on campus. Roy Hiebert delivered flowers and friendship to four decades of George Fox students and community members. This event is for everyone! Maybe you've shared a meal or memory with Grandpa Roy or maybe you've never met him. Either way, we'll all come together in the spirit of Grandpa Roy. 

We'll gather around the clock tower on the quad and hand out flowers to current George Fox students as they move about campus. 

Lemmons Center Open House

3-5:30 p.m.

Lemmons Center

Join us for a celebration of this remodeled arts center on campus. Take a look at new spaces and view student art. 

E-Sports: Rocket League vs. Westcliff University

3 p.m.

Wheeler Sports Center | E-Sports Arena

Have you been curious about E-Sports since it broke into the collegiate competition scene? Now is your chance to see the Bruins take on Westcliff University in a Rocket League matchup.

Tickets: Not required

Reunion Receptions

Various times

Various locations

Reunited at last! Specific locations, start times, and events vary by class. Stay in the loop by updating your email here. We'll email you specific class details.

40-Year (Class of 1981, 1982, and 1983)

30-Year (Class of 1992)

20-Year (Class of 2002)

10-Year (Class of 2012)

Tickets: Register for reunions HERE.

Volleyball Game

7 p.m.

Wheeler Sports Center

BUMP, SET, SPIKE! Watch the Bruins take on the Blues of Whitman College at Wheeler Sports Center.

Tickets: Ticket Purchase required at entry.
Adults: $7
George FoxAlumni: $5
Non-George Fox Students: $3 (grades 1 through College) and seniors 60+
Classic Bruins: $2
Children age 6 and younger: Free

Hall of Fame

7 p.m.

Canyon Commons 101-103

Join us for this traditional event honoring our outstanding athletic alumni. The presentation begins at 7 p.m. with a dessert reception to follow. 

Tickets: $25 per attendee which includes football tickets. Pre-registration required. Purchase Tickets Here 

Men's Soccer Game

7:00 p.m.

Austin Sports Complex

The Bruins meet the Lutes of Pacific Lutheran University in this men's soccer matchup. 

Tickets: Not required

Homecoming Concert

7:30-9 p.m.

Bauman Auditorium

Wrap up your evening with this Jazz Concert presented by faculty and friends. This show is a crowd-pleaser! See you there!

Tickets: Included in the registration fee. 

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022

Women's Soccer Game

11:00 a.m.

Austin Sports Complex

The Bruins take on the Bearcats of Linfield University in this home game matchup.

Tickets: Not required

Volleyball Game

12 p.m.

Wheeler Sports Center

BUMP, SET, SPIKE! Watch the Bruins take on Whitworth at Wheeler Sports Center.

Tickets: Ticket Purchase required at entry.
Adults: $7
George FoxAlumni: $5
Non-George Fox Students: $3 (grades 1 through College) and seniors 60+
Classic Bruins: $2
Children age 6 and younger: Free

Classic Bruins Reunion Luncheon

12:30-2:30 p.m.

Canyon Commons

The Tradition Continues! George Fox alumni from 1972-1942 are invited to this special Classic Bruins luncheon. Come share memories and laughs with friends from the past, and make new friends, too! 

Tickets: Register for Classic Bruins Luncheon and other homecoming events here. 

Bruinpalooza

2:30-4:30 p.m.

Quad

Join us for an action-packed pregame event for all! Bring the entire family for this campus experience. 

This year, we're excited to host the Bruin Marketplace where students and alumni showcase their wares and offer items for sale. If you're interested in hosting a booth, sign up here.

  • Live music
  • Bruin junior events and activities
  • Face-painting, balloon-twisting, and more surprises for kids of all ages
  • Reunion tents for 10- 20- 30- and 40-year reunions
  • Visit with your favorite faculty
  • And more!

Tickets: Included in the registration fee.

Football Game

4:30 p.m.

Stoffer Family Stadium

Enjoy the football game with Bruin fans. Come already decked out in your best Bruin attire, or get game-ready by stopping by the Alumni Association booth at the Bruinpalooza to grab your beads and cheer gear, while supplies last. 

Tickets: Football tickets are purchased in advance here or at the gate.

Questions?