Lindenwood University Homecoming & Reunion 2018

October 20, 2018

Welcome Back Honored Classes!

We would like to extend a special invitation to our honored classes to attend Homecoming and Reunion! Celebrate your legacy as part of the Lindenwood family by joining your classmates, Professors Emeriti, fellow alumni and friends, and faculty and staff on campus on Saturday, Oct. 20 for our Homecoming and Reunion festivities.

This year’s honored classes include:

Lindenwood College Classes:
1993: 25-year reunion
1968: 50-year reunion

Lindenwood University Classes:
2008: 10-year reunion

Lindenwood Homecoming - Snapchat Filters

Snapchat Filters

Exclusive Homecoming Snapchat filters will be offered at select events. Check the schedule of events for availability.


Homecoming guests are invited to share their Homecoming 2018 memories by using #LindenwoodHC18.

Events Schedule

Tentative Schedule - Subject to Change

Monday, October 15 - Sunday, October 21

Organization Homecoming Banner Competition
2018 Homecoming banners created by student organizations will be displayed in Evans Commons and the Spellmann Center for the entire week.

Wednesday, October 17

5 - 7 p.m. - Homecoming Organization Fair
Evans Commons, Atrium
Join Student Involvement in the Evans Commons Lawn for our Homecoming Organization Fair! Meet and learn about a wide variety of student organizations and see all of the involvement opportunities Lindenwood has to offer!

8 - 10 p.m. - 2nd Annual Homecoming Bonfire
Flowers Hall, Lawn
Music, s’mores, and Homecoming memories await you at the 2nd Annual Homecoming Bonfire, hosted by Residential Life

Thursday, October 18

7 - 10 p.m. - Back to the ‘90s Lip Sync/Pep Rally
Hyland Arena
Homecoming Snapchat filter available at this event
Come join us for a night of entertainment as our students put on a throwback lip sync competition and pep rally, including appearances from some of our fall sports teams and performances by the Golden Lion Marching Band and the Spirit Squad.

Friday, October 19

12 - 5 p.m. - Red Cross Blood Drive
Evans Commons, Multipurpose Court
New blood donors are needed every day to save the lives of patients, so come donate blood to the American Red Cross. One donation can save as many as three lives!

4 p.m. - 7th Annual Nelly Don Alumni Fashion Show
J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts, 2nd floor
Students - Free with ID
Alumni - $5
General Public - $10.
More Info / Purchase Tickets

7 - 8 p.m. - Greek Life Yard Show
LUCC Auditorium
Come watch as members of our multicultural Greek organizations show you how it’s done. Watch as they step and stroll and demonstrate how Lions bring it to the yard!

7 p.m. - Women’s Volleyball
Hyland Arena
Come cheer on the Lady Lions as they take on the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats.

Saturday, October 20

7 a.m. - 5K Fun Run / Walk Benefitting Backstoppers
Course Map
Join the Criminal Justice Student Association and Phi Lambda Chi for a 5K Fun Run/Walk! All proceeds will benefit The BackStoppers Inc.
5k Registration

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. - School of Arts, Media & Communications – Facilities Tour
Butler Loft / McCluer Hall, Lower Level
Check out the Makerspace (Butler Loft) & Converged Media Lab (McCluer Hall, Lower Level)

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. - School of Humanities – Grand Opening Reception
McCluer Hall, Lounge
The School of Humanities has moved to McCluer Hall! Come check out their new location and visit with current and former professors.

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. - Exercise Performance & Nutrition Laboratory - Open House
Field House 126
Come experience the newly renovated Exercise Performance and Nutrition Laboratory which offers a comprehensive (and growing) array of cutting-edge equipment that is used for physiological and biochemical assessments as part of research, education and training activities completed within the School of Health Sciences.

10 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Men’s Alumni Rugby Game
Lindenwood Track, Field
The men’s rugby alumni will meet for a friendly scrimmage and then proceed to the tailgate area for the Homecoming Barbecue and Street Party.

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. - Back to the ‘90s Homecoming & Alumni Parade
Lindenwood Campus
Homecoming Snapchat filter available at this event
Please help us recognize and celebrate our alumni, athletes, student organizations, local businesses and partners, and many others at our annual Homecoming parade. The parade will include entries with a Back to the ‘90s theme, which will be sure to amuse and entertain!
Learn More about the parade (includes a parade route map)

11 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Alumni BBQ, Homecoming Tailgate
Field House, John Weber Drive
Homecoming Snapchat filter available at this event
Enjoy Nagel’s BBQ, Two Girls Four Wheels, and Luigi & Raffaele Boccardi’s food truck options. Face painting will be available.

11 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Alumni Village
Harmon Hall, Parking Lot
Hang out with us at the Alumni Village. Each school will be represented by faculty and staff from your degree program. Black Alumni Council and Greek Alumni Alliance will also be present. This will be an event you won’t want to miss!

1:00 p.m. - Homecoming Football Game
Hunter Stadium
Homecoming Snapchat filter available at this event
The Lindenwood Lions will face off against the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats. The 2018 Homecoming Court will be presented at halftime along with the crowning of the king and queen.

6 p.m. - Women’s Volleyball
Hyland Arena
The Lady Lions will take on the Missouri Western State Griffons.

Parade Information

Lindenwood University 2018 Homecoming Parade
October 20 at 10:30 a.m.

Please help us recognize and celebrate our alumni, athletes, student organizations, local businesses and partners, and many others at our annual Homecoming parade. The parade will include entries with a Back to the ‘90s theme, which will be sure to amuse and entertain!

Are you interested in being in the parade? Contact Nikki Cornwell at or (636) 949-4717.

Parade Route

Parade Route

Parade Route Map | Campus Map


We’d love to know if you’re coming to Homecoming 2018, so please RSVP by Wednesday, Oct. 17!


Ticket & BBQ Information

At Homecoming 2018, you will be able to purchase lunch from the Spellmann Dining Hall, featuring Chick Fil A and Q’doba, from Nagel’s BBQ, and from a variety of food trucks. You will also be able to purchase Homecoming shirts for $10. Football tickets can be purchased on-site for $10.

Travel Information

Hotel Information

Hotel - Phone - Distance from Lindenwood
(Ask for Lindenwood University Rate)

  • Ameristar - (636) 940-4300 - 2 miles
  • Best Western Plus - (636) 946-6936 - 1.5 miles
  • Comfort Suites [St. Charles] - (636) 949-0694 - 2 miles
  • Comfort Inn [O'Fallon] - (636) 696-8000 - 10 miles
  • Country Inn & Suites - (636) 724-5555 - 2 miles
  • Courtyard St. Louis St. Peters - (636) 477-6900 - 5 miles
  • Drury Plaza Hotel - (636) 724-5772 - 2 miles
  • Embassy Suites - (636) 946-5544 - 2 miles
  • Fairfield Inn - (636) 946-1900 - 2 miles
  • Hampton Inn - (636) 947-6800 - 4 miles
  • Holiday Inn Express - (636) 757-6100 - 3 miles
  • TownePlace Inn - (636) 949-6800 - 2.5 miles

Rental Car

Lindenwood Homecoming
Rental Car Provider

(Ask for Lindenwood University Rate)

  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car
    (636) 946-3010

For More Information

General Inquiries
(636) 949-4983

Alumni Inquiries
(636) 949-4975

Athletic Alumni Inquiries
(636) 949-4600

Parent/Student Inquiries
(636) 949-4983

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