Homecoming & Family Weekend

Homecoming and Family Weekend

Mark your calendars and make plans to join us for Homecoming and Family Weekend from September 21-23, 2018!

Details, full schedule and registration will be available by August 10.

Homecoming and Family Weekend is one of the most cherished events of the entire year. It’s an opportunity for you to create your own special moments at Carroll—whether it’s at a game, exploring campus, meeting your student’s friends, reconnecting with old friends and classmates, or relaxing in Helena.

Friday, September 21

  • 9:30 a.m. — Golden Circle Breakfast for all alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago. Gather with former classmates and new friends as we celebrate how early students established Carroll’s strong foundations.
  • 11:00 a.m. — Estate planning seminar
  • Noon — Alumni Awards Luncheon honoring 2018 Academic Achievement Award recipient Randy Hunter, DVM, '77; Alumni Hall of Fame inductee Tom McCarvel, '71; and Young Alumni Award winner Blair (Parker) Fjeseth, '10.
  • Noon — Carroll ASCE fundraiser golf tournament
  • 1:00-5:00 p.m. — The Hunthausen Activity Center is open to all alumni, parents, and families. Put on your
    sneakers to test out an elliptical machine or shoot hoops in Jack's Gym. Open to those 18 or older. (HAC)
  • 4:00 p.m. — Campus Tour available
  • 5:00 p.m.Soirée en Blanc, a festive Parisian-style dinner in white staged by the Carroll French program (Campus Center Lawn)
  • 5:30 p.m. — Root for your favorite Saints and former classmates at the women's basketball alumni game.
  • 7:00 p.m.Saints at Sunset check-in and welcome reception
  • 8:00 p.m. — Join alumni and current students and their families for an evening of comic entertainment by Chris James (FLEX Theatre)

Saturday, September 22

  • 7:00-9:00 a.m. — The Hunthausen Activity Center is open to all alumni, parents, and families. Put on your
    sneakers to test out an elliptical machine or shoot hoops in Jack's Gym. Open to those 18 or older. (HAC)
  • 8:30 a.m. — Athletic Hall of Fame Breakfast celebrating our 2018 inductees: Kyle Baker ’06, Football; Sinan Guler ’04, Basketball; Bryan Hilborn ’94, Football; Owen Koeppen ’09, Football; Andrea (Hall) Theis ’06, Basketball; Stacey (Phillipe) Wine ’99, Volleyball; the 2003-04 Women’s Basketball Team; and the 2004-05 Women’s Basketball Team.
  • 9:00 p.m. — Campus Tour available
  • 11:30 a.m. — Feed your inner cheerleader at the family-friendly Saints Tailgate Party and get ready for Fighting Saints football. (Outside Nelson Stadium)
  • 1:00 p.m. — Homecoming football game against the Southern Oregon University Raiders kicks of at 1 p.m. Athletic Hall of Fame inductees will be introduced at halftime. (Nelson Stadium)
  • 7:00 p.m. — Catch a hilarious performance by Mimeprov, Carroll's improv comedy troupe.
  • 8:00 p.m. — Dance the night away alongside current Carroll students, families and friends at the Homecoming Swing Dance.

Sunday, September 23

  • 8:30 a.m. — Mass in the All Saints Chapel
  • 10:30 a.m. — Wrap up the weekend among new and old friends at the Alumni, Family and Friends Farewell Brunch