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Welcome to the Winthrop Homecoming and Alumni Reunion
Homecoming Information


Homecoming 2016 is November 7th-11th




More events and event details will be posted in September. 

Monday, November 7, 2016

Paint the Town
Community Concourse 10am-6pm 
Show your school spirit and sign up your student group or group of friends here to paint one of the DIGS or West Center Windows. 

WU Spirit Letters
Richardson Ballroom 8 p.m.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Election Night Watch Party 
Richardson Ballroom 7 p.m. 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 

Eagle Madness Pep Rally
West Center 7 p.m. 

Thursday, November 10, 2016

So WU Got Talent? Homecoming Talent Show
Tillman Auditorium 7 pm
The Homecoming Talent Show is one of the most anticipated and well-attended events of the year. You will not want to miss out on this homecoming tradition, where Winthrop’s most talented students compete for bragging rights, and a chance to win a grand prize! 

Friday, November 11, 2016

Garnet & Gold Friday
All around the World, All day
Show off your WINTHROP PRIDE! Wear Garnet and Gold and let everyone know who you’re supporting. Send your photos to
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Homecoming Walking Parade 5 p.m. 
Block Party at Richardson/Wofford Circle 

Women's Basketball vs NC Wesleyan Battling Bishops
Coliseum  7 p.m. (Free to Winthrop Students with ID) 

Saturday, November 12, 2016

South Lawn, Coliseum
11 am-4 pm
Come out for this Homecoming Tradition with alumni, students and community members. Don’t forget the basketball game starts at 4pm. Let’s GO EAGLES!  The tailgating policy is available here 
*PLEASE NOTE: Pets are not permitted at tailgate 
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Volleyball vs. UNC Asheville Bulldogs 
(Senior Day) 
Coliseum 1 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)

Men's Basketball vs TBD
Coliseum 4 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)
Homecoming Court presented at halftime 

NPHC Step Show
Byrnes Auditorium
Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.
One of the biggest Homecoming traditions on Winthrop’s campus is this sell-out event. Information regarding tickets will be posted in October.
Questions contact  
Sponsored by Sorority and Fraternity Affairs


<September 2016>
1- Closing Reception of the show 'in-between'
- Come Find Out About National Scholarships and Awards!
- League of Extraordinary Characters Weekly Meeting
- Magic the Gathering
- Student Organization Training
- Tabling for IFC 101
- Tau Sigma Meeting
- Welcome Back!
- What is A.Bevy?
- Zeta Phi Beta Social
2- ASC Tutee Seminar
- COE Faculty Assembly
- CPC Council Meeting
- Leroy Sanchez with Elizabeth Acevedo
- RA Information Session
- Student Organization Training
- Winthrop Taekwondo Club
- Women's Soccer vs Georgia Southern
3- Eagle Flicks: Central Intelligence
- Saint Annes Church Retreat
45- High Heels and High Standards
- M.F.A Works in Progress
- Monthly Meeting
- RA Information Session
- Volleyball vs Ga Southern
6- 5th Annual Art History Film Festival
- Biweekly meeting
- Candy Bar
- Executive Meeting
- Fencing Practice
- Financial Planning and Investment Club Introductory Meeting
- Gentlemen''s League Mass/Interest Meeting
- Informational for Stroll like An Alpha
- Pink Lemonade with the ZTA's
- RA Information Session
- Retaking Our Story: Reframing the Sexual Assault Conversation
- Ring Sales Day
- SBCS Weekly Meeting
- SCSL Weekly Meeting
- Student Organization Training
- Tell It All Tuesdays
- TKE Tuesday
- Winthrop University College Democrats Meeting
- Works in Black and White by Tom Stanley
7- For Colored Men Auditions
- Large Group
- NAACP Mass Meeting
- National Panhellenic Council Mass Meeting
- Ring Sales Day
- Sit Bark and Relax
8- Fall Involvement Fair
- Fencing Practice
- Gilman Scholarship Seminar
- Lupus Philanthropy Tabling
- Mentor Meeting
- MSW Information Session
- Pink Lemonade with the ZTA's
- Practice
- Rain Location Fall Involvement Fair
- Ring Sales Day
- Social Mixer
- Student Allocations Training
- Time Management Workshop
- Unbothered: A Silent Me
- Visible Meetings
- WOAC Infomation Meeting
9- edTPA seminar
- For Colored Men
- Student Organization Training
- Walk of Privilege
- West Fest
11- Plain Jane Mass Meeting
- Women's Soccer vs Marist
12- Civitan Social
- Dodge Ball Recruitment Event
- Fellowship of Christian Athletes Weekly Meeting
- Meet the Family
- Mindfulness: You Are Here
- Politics and Civility: Free Speech in Polarized Times
- WAMA Weekly Meetings
- Works in Black and White by Tom Stanley
13- "Putting a Face On Syria: Photographing Syrian Refugees"
- Bake Sale
- Common Book: Health, Poverty and Education
- Flag Football
- Information Session
- Krispy Kreme Doughnut Fundraiser
- Model UN Pelican's Snowballs Fundraiser
- Outdoor Leadership Minor - Information Meeting
- Pediatric Cancer Awareness Table
- Putting a Face on Syria by Tina Manley
- The Unslut Project
- Volleyball vs Western Carolina
- Winthrop Taekwondo Club
- WUABJ New Member Meeting
14- Large Group
- Monthly Meetings
- SWAT Meeting
- Winthrop Book Club meeting
- WUHA! Bigs and Littles Reveal
15- BMW-Internship Opportunties
- Casino Night With Sigma Alpha Epsilon
- Constitution Day
- Culture Club Officer Elections
- Fine Arts Alumni Presentations
- Introduction Meeting
- Outdoor Leadership Minor - Information Meeting
- Pediatric Cancer Awareness Table
- Political Forum and Meet and Greet
- Scholarships and Awards Info for CVPA Students
16- Casual Fridays
- HCMA Golf Outing
- INBRE/SURE Fall poster session
- Open Mic Night
- Pre-SURE event
- Reception and Gallery Talk - "Works in Black and White" by Tom Stanley
- TKE Game Night
- Wells Fargo Economic Forecast Breakfast
17- Club Meeting
- GRE Administration
- Outdoor Yoga
18- Mass Meeting
19- Faculty Series: Tracy Patterson, saxophone
- Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See by Charles Williams
- Putting a Face on Syria by Tina Manley
- Quidditch Practice
- Stroll like An Alpha informational 2
- Works in Black and White by Tom Stanley
20- A Voteless People is a Hopeless People
- Bake Sale
- Come Find Out About Fulbright Awards to Travel & Teach English Abroad!
- Kickoff Meeting
- MAT information session
- National Hazing Prevention Week
- Social Work Club recruitment
- Staff Conference Reception
- Stand Up to Sexual Assault
- Study Abroad Informational Session - Experience Japan
- Volleyball vs Gardner Webb
- Winthrop Retiree Meeting
- Women and Presidential Election Politics
21- 3.5 Academic Excellence Reception
- Criminology and Criminal Justice Opportunities Forum
- Dining Services Advisory Board Meeting
- PEBA Perks Information Seminar
- Winter is Coming and the Camp is Not Prepared: Syrian and Other Refugees in Greece
22- Dustin Hoffman Book Release
- Fall 2016 Study Abroad Fair
- LGBTQI Group
- National Hazing Prevention Week
- Operation Big Bookbag
- State of the University Address
23- 24-Hour Play Festival
- Comedy Night with Tommy Ryman
- Golf Club Interest Meeting
- S.H.E.I.L.D Executive Board Meeting
- Student Activities
24- EagleFlicks: Nemo at 7PM and Finding Dory at 9:30PM
- LSAT Administration
- Men's Soccer vs Liberty
- New Member Induction
- Soccer game
- Women's Soccer vs Radford
25- Latino Voices in American Art
26- Alpha Delta Pi's Pi Week 2016
- Council of Student Leaders Meeting
- Debate Viewing Party
- FCA Huddle
- First Presidential Debate Watch Event
- Grad School Information Session
- Meme This
- Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See by Charles Williams
- Putting a Face on Syria by Tina Manley
- Spanish Studies Abroad Information Table
- Student Organization Training
- What Is Blackness To You?
27- 8th Annual Banned Book Reading
- Bake Sale
- Common Book:Walls Family: Dysfunctional or Resilient?
- Don't Forget the Cause
- Kiss Away Cancer
- MAT information session
- Men's Soccer vs Charlotte
- National Voter Registration Day
- Teaching Fellows and AAUW Program on Charter Schools
- The Devil's Advocate Discussion
28- Club Meeting
- Cru Meeting
- Stay Woke and Vote Tour
- Things My Mother Taught Me
- Women's Soccer vs High Point
- WU: An Inclusive Community
29- Bake Sale
- Cotton Candy Tabling
- Donut Sale
- Education Meeting
- FCA Huddle
- Sickle Cell Awareness
- Skin Deep Auditions
- Student Organization Training
- TRiO Bake Sale
- WU Relay for Life Interest Meeting
30- Alpha Delta Pi's 8th Annual Corn Hole Tournament
- Faculty Conference/Graduate Faculty Assembly
- FLSA Training
- Global Friends Reception
- Salud
- Salud (Rain Location)
- Skin Deep Auditions
- Volleyball vs Campbell
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