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Homecoming & Reunion Weekend 2019

September 27 & 28, 2019

Join DeSales University in a campuswide celebration for alumni, students, staff, and families! Homecoming & Reunion Weekend is a great reason to celebrate your reunion, but it is for all alumni too. There are events for everyone no matter when you were a student.

Registration now open!


Friday, September 27, 2019
9:00 AM Annual Alumni Golf Tournament
Gather up friends or play as an individual in the annual alumni golf tournament, a Homecoming tradition!

Friday, September 27, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Service and Leadership Reception
All alumni who were involved in service and leadership on campus are invited back for a cocktail reception with Linda Zerbe, dean of students, and Jaime Gerhart, director for the Center for Service and Social Justice. During the reception our Alumni Leaders of Distinction will also be honored.

Friday, September 27, 2019
6:00 PM Athletic Hall of Fame 6:00pm - Cocktails 7:00pm - Dinner and Ceremony

Join us as we honor five alumni who made a difference in DeSales University athletics at the Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner and Ceremony. 

This year's honorees include:

  • Thomas Junod '70 - Basketball
  • LeighAnn McGovern '09 - Basketball
  • Ashley Ervin '08 - Field Hockey
  • Michael Vidumsky, Jr. '05 - Cross Country, Track & Field
  • Mark Watermasysk '00 - Basketball
  • Loretta Lobenitz '99 - Volleyball
  • Andrew Pitsilos '93 ​- Baseball

Friday, September 27, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Academic Department Receptions

Meet up with former classmates, network with alumni within your major or department, and talk to current professors and staff. Alumni from all programs including traditional undergrad, ACCESS, Masters, and Doctoral are invited to attend with a guest.

Business Division: Gambet Center
Mathematics/Computer Science: Dr. Bede Computer Lab, Dooling Hall
Natural Science: Hurd Science Center Lobby
Nursing: Gambet Center
Physician Assistant: Gambet Center
Sport and Exercise Physiology: Sport and Exercise Physiology Area, Dooling Hall
The Division of Performing Arts 50th Anniversary Homecoming Reception, The DeSales University Center 

Saturday, September 28, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ryan Leadership Alumni Brunch
All alumni of the Ryan Leadership Institute are invited to come together to socialize, enjoy a delicious brunch, and learn how to be involved with the alumni efforts of the Ryan Leadership Institute.

Saturday, September 28, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Alumni Athletic Games (Soccer, Cross Country, Track & Field, Men's Lacrosse)
If you were an athlete during your time here at DeSales, come back to compete against other alumni athletes in a fun and friendly competition.

Saturday, September 28, 2019
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Tailgating

There's a special area for tailgating in the DeSales University Center parking lot. BYOB, but no glass bottles or kegs are permitted. Bring your ID. Due to the new location, space is limited so please register online to reserve a parking spot for tailgating. If you are not planning to park in the tailgate area then there is no need to register.

Saturday, September 28, 2019
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM Alumni and Reunion Party 6:30-7:30pm - Cocktails  7:30-10:30pm - Buffet dinner, open bar, music & dancing 

All alumni are invited to celebrate Homecoming & Reunion weekend at the annual Alumni Party featuring great food, drinks, music, dancing, and more! Whether you are celebrating a reunion or not, you don't want to miss the party! So gather up your friends and sign-up today.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

DeSales University 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA 18034

Event Type

Alumni & Friends

Contact Name

Mike Ritchie, Director of Alumni Relations

Contact Info

610-282-1100 ext. 1406 or

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