An old tradition given new life in recent years, Homecoming is an opportunity to reconnect with old friends, cheer on the Maroons, and remember that rigor and discipline can extend beyond academia. Homecoming is an opportunity to reconnect with your UChicago alumni network and show your Maroon pride.
The fourth-annual Blues Bowl football game between UChicago and Rhodes College is scheduled for Saturday, October 15, at 1:30 p.m., and is preceded by the Homecoming Block Party on 56th Street, beginning at 11 a.m. On Sunday, fans can enjoy free donuts, cupcakes, cider, and taffy apples at the soccer doubleheader versus NYU, beginning at 11 a.m.
Other events throughout the week include:
- Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
- Family Weekend
- Humanities Day
- Institute for Molecular Engineering: 2016 US-China Forum
- Laboratory Schools Alumni Weekend
- School of Social Service Administration Reunion 2016
- UChicago Medicine Comer Children’s RBC Race for the Kids 5K Run/Walk