Mars Hill University is celebrating the 50th, 40th, and 25th class reunions over Homecoming weekend! We look forward to having members of the Class of 1969, 1979, and 1994 back on campus to relive their time on The Hill.
Homecoming weekend features many opportunities for classmates to reconnect. Below, find a list of events taking place that weekend.
*This schedule is tentative. Please check back for changes or additions to the events.
Lion’s Growl – Evening – Time TBA
Golf Tournament – 9:30 AM Shotgun Start, Reems Creek.
Back to Class – Lectures and discussions with current MHU faculty.
Dedication Ceremonies – 4 PM
Reunion Celebration Dinner – 6:30 PM. Pittman Dining Hall
Evening on the quad 5:30 – 8:30 PM
Forever Lions 5K – Upper Quad – race begins at 8:30 AM
Cornhole Tournament – Provided by the Student Government Association. Registration coming soon.
Friday, October 18, 2019
8:30 AM – Breakfast at Reems Creek for Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament
9:30 AM – Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament Shotgun Start
2:00 PM – Back to Class – Lectures and discussions with current MHU faculty.
5:30 PM – Food Truck Friday on the Upper Quad with DJ services by Rick Saur ’87.
5:45 PM – Class of 1969 meets in Oscar Sams dining room.
6:30 PM – Reunion Celebration Dinner begins
8:30 PM – Alumni-hosted social at Eluvium Brewery in Weaverville, NC.
Saturday, October 19, 2019
8:00 AM – Alumni Registration on Upper Quad
8:30 AM – Forever Lions 5K begins
9:00 AM – Tailgate lots open
9:00 AM – Reunion breakfast C/O 1969 (Ferguson Nursing Building, 2nd Floor)
9:00 AM – Reunion breakfast C/O 1979 (Ponder Atrium)
10:00 AM – Tailgate reunion event for C/O 1994 (Commuter Lot)
11:00 AM – Choir Concert – Broyhill
11:30 AM – Lunch served by Student Development and Chartwells on Athletic St.
– Seating in front of Wren/Blue Lounge
12:30 PM – MHU Lions marching band warm up on the Lower Quad.
1:00 PM – Cloggers perform in front of Wren/ Athletic St.
1:30 PM – Football Game
After the game
Enjoy alumni discounts on Main St. Mars Hill at select restaurants. Be sure to register with the alumni office to receive your alumni card so you can receive your discount.
Businesses taking part:
Planning is underway for Homecoming 2019. If you would like to be part of your 25, 40 or 50 year reunion, please contact email@example.com or 828-689-1466.