Schedule of Events

Homecoming Week Schedule

Storm the Vote

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Attend the voting rally. Register to vote, learn about who is on your ballot, make a button, decorate cookies and spin the prize wheel to win something great!

Resident Hall Decorating Contest

7 – 9 p.m.
Let Your Spirit Shine – floors showing the most blue and gold pride will win prizes!
Sponsored by Res. Life

AirJam: The Epic Lip Sync Battle

7 p.m.
Reif Gymnasium

  • Lip-sync Battle
  • Crown the King and Queen
  • Fun and Prizes!

Stuff a Bear

10 a.m., while supplies last
Student Union

Eric Mina – Hypnotist

9:30 p.m.
Mitchell Auditorium

Homecoming and Family Weekend

10 a.m.

The Inauguration of Dr. Colette McCarrick Geary as the 12th president of The College of St. Scholastica

Mitchell Auditorium


The Inauguration of Dr. Colette McCarrick Geary as the 12th president of The College of St. Scholastica
Installation Ceremony

Reif Gymnasium

2 p.m.

The Inauguration of Dr. Colette McCarrick Geary as the 12th president of The College of St. Scholastica

Burns Wellness Center - Field House

5:15-6:30 p.m.

Chili Feed

Storm's Den

6 p.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Social

Reif Gymnasium
Pre-registration required.

7 p.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner

Separate pre-registration is required to attend the event.
Please contact Merissa Edwards at or 218.723.6551 for more information.

7 p.m.

SAA Student Talent Show

Mitchell Auditorium

9 p.m.

Movie: The Secret Life of Pets

Science Auditorium

8 a.m.

Saints Football Alumni Scrimmage

Saints Soccer/Practice Field
Saints Football Alumni will gather to play a self-organized tournament. Please register online here. (Does not use the Homecoming registration)
10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Mitchell Parking Lot 

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

St. Scholastica Saints Shop Open

First Floor Tower Hall

11 a.m.

Homecoming Parade

Route begins in Parking Lot 8 (behind Science Center).

11:30 a.m.

Honors Program Reception

Mitchell Auditorium Foyer

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Family Fun!

Burns Wellness Commons
For youth age 12 and under.

11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
(3 p.m.  - Beer Service Ends)

Tailgate Party*

Mitchell parking lot
A pre-game celebration complete with picnic-style lunch. Entertainment by Sounds Unlimited. Get your game tickets, T-shirts and "rally towels."

Alcoholic Beverages will be available for purchase by guests 21 and older; outside alcohol is not permitted.

Tailgate Ticket Details:
 - Lunch: $10/adults and $5 /children under 12
 - Alumni Tent: $10 in advance/$15 at the door (Fee gets you entry into the tent, three drink tickets, snacks and a reusable alumni cup!)

1 - 2 p.m.

Library Friends Reception

St. Scholastica Library 

1 p.m.

Women's Volleyball vs. St. Benedict Blazers

Reif Gymnasium
2 - 3 p.m.

Prism Concert: CSS Music Ensemble Showcase

Mitchell Auditorium
CSS's Instrumental and Choral Ensembles present a spectrum of music in celebration of homecoming. Encounter our college's wide variety of musical offerings in a fast-paced sonic kaleidoscope.
2:15 p.m.

Football Team Send-Off

BWC Main Entrance
3:30 p.m.

Catch the Spirit Bus

Reif Upper Lot
Busses will return to campus after the game.

4:30 p.m.

Football Game*

Saints vs. University of Northwestern - St. Paul
Public Schools Stadium

10 p.m. - 1 a.m

Homecoming Dance

Reif Gymnasium

11 a.m.


Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel
Music and readings by students and Sisters
of the St. Scholastica Monastery. All are welcome!

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


Available in Greenview Dining Room for a nominal charge


*pre-registration required

Oct. 10 - 15, 2016

Homecoming Square

Online Registration Has Closed!

You can buy your Tailgate Party or Alumni Tent tickets on Saturday, Oct. 15 from 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Tailgate Party in the Mitchell Parking Lot