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2018 Outstanding Alumni of the Year and Finest Under 40 Reception
5:30 p.m.
Erma Ora Byrd Hall Atrium
By invitation only!–RSVP HERE
If you wish to pay with a check, please call 304-876-5524 to RSVP and make checks payable to Shepherd University Alumni Association, memo line “Outstanding Alumna Reception”.
Mail to:    Shepherd University Alumni Association
                  PO Box 5000
                  Shepherdstown, WV 25443


27th Annual Alumni Association Golf Tournament
7 a.m.–check in & breakfast
9 a.m.–tee off
The Club at Cress Creek

Founder’s Day Celebration
3:30 p.m.
The parade will start at McMurran Hall and end at the Potomac Place residence hall for a short speaking program and reception.

First Ever College of Business Reunion Dinner
5:30 p.m.
Erma Ora Byrd Hall Atrium
Alumni from the Shepherd University College of Business, including undergraduate and graduate students from any business program, are invited to return for a Homecoming welcome reception to include beer, wine, and a buffet dinner.
$25 per person
Sponsor a student attendee for an additional $20


Ram Band Reunion
We invite all Shepherd University (College) Ram Band alumni to join us to play for pre-game and in the stands pep music for Homecoming 2018! Game tickets will need to be purchased to enter the stadium, either online or at the gate.
*If you are a Shepherd University Alumni Association Sustaining Member, you receive a complimentary Homecoming Game ticket with your membership. See game time below for pick-up details.*
*More details and music selections can be found HERE!*

8:45 a.m. – meet at the designated tent area beside the Ken Boone Field House at Ram Stadium for a short practice.

10:30 a.m. (approx.) – all are welcome to join the current Ram Band students for a quick meal at the Dining Hall between the Homecoming Parade and the game. (all wishing to attend the meal will need to pay individually upon entering the Dining Hall)

11:15 a.m. – meet at the designated tent area beside the Ken Boone Field House at Ram Stadium for pre-game. There will also be a 3rd quarter meet-and-greet at the tented area beside the Ken Boone Field House.

CLICK HERE for musician registration online, or call Scott Hippensteel at 304-876-5129.

Alumni Breakfast
9 a.m.
Join us on the front law of McMurran Hall for a continental breakfast and the best seat for the Homecoming Parade. Breakfast is complimentary and is hosted by the SUAA and SU Foundation.

Homecoming Parade
10 a.m.
German Street
College of Business alumni are invited to walk in the parade with the Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity. 

Applied Business Lab Open House
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
3 – 4 p.m.
Visit the College of Business Applied Business Lab in the Lower Level of the Dining Hall prior to or directly following the game.

Photovoltaic Solar Array Panels Discussion
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Scarborough Library Front Porch
Join library staff and physics professor Dr. Jeff Groff to learn about the $100,000 grant won from EBSCO Information Services to install a photovoltaic solar array on the roof to offset a portion of the Library’s electricity consumption! Have a glass of Solar Sangria and learn about the history of solar power and how we plan to harness the sun’s energy here on campus.

Game Time: Rams vs. Concord
Ram Stadium–get tickets online HERE!
*SUAA Sustaining Members can pick up their complimentary membership ticket in the Office of Alumni Affairs (McMurran Hall, 2nd floor) September 24-27, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at the SUAA Golf Tournament on September 28, or at the Alumni Breakfast on September 29.*

SUAA Homecoming Post-Game Party
3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Town Run Taphouse and Community Pub
We welcome alumni and friends of the community to celebrate, win or lose! Enjoy music and socializing with fellow Shepherd Rams. No admission fee. Must be 21 (with ID) to drink!

Check back for more HOMECOMING WEEKEND details and info as it becomes available!

CLICK HERE to see a full schedule of all University events!