Join us for Homecoming Weekend
In case you haven’t heard, Homecoming is now in the fall! This year’s Homecoming Weekend, November 2-3, will be full of fun and activities for students, alumni and University friends.
Schedule of Events
ALUMNI MEDAL DINNER
6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. dinner – Colonial Country Club
Join us as we celebrate the achievements and contributions of this year’s distinguished alumni and friends honored at this annual event.
Oneal-Sells Administration Building
- 8 a.m. walk-up registration
- 9 a.m. race begins
- 9 a.m.–1 p.m. vendor fair, kids zone, food trucks, music and more
Come to walk, run or cheer on the racers at the 3rd annual W5K to include a chip-timed 5K, 1-mile Willie Walk, food trucks, free beer, kids zone, vendor fair, DJ, awards and more. Proceeds support student scholarships. To participate in the W5K or Willie Walk, you must register online at TXWES.EDU/W5K.
BRICK DEDICATION CEREMONY
10:30 a.m. - West Library
Join us as we show our appreciation for University donors and check out the newest additions to the Donor Brick Walkway. Learn more about this TXWES tradition and how you can leave your mark.
MARTIN UNIVERSITY CENTER AT-A-GLANCE
11 a.m.–1 p.m. – Martin University Center
Here is your first chance to get an up-close view of the construction site for the new 44,000 square-foot university center. Hear first-hand about the building progress and see how the heart of campus is coming to life.
11 a.m.–1 p.m. – Front lawn of the Oneal-Sells Administration Building
Bring a blanket or lawn chair and have a drink on us. There will be plenty of fun following the W5K including food trucks, kids zone, lawn games, music and more. Cost includes a meal at the food truck of your choice, plus free drinks will be provided by the TXWES Alumni Association.
HOMECOMING FOOTBALL GAME
2 p.m. – Farrington Field
Watch the TXWES Rams take on the Scots from Lyon College. Those who register here, receive free admission into the game. Just pick up your ticket at the alumni will call window. Don't forget to stop by the Ram Zone two hours before kickoff in support of the Ram Club and other participating vendors.
Mark your calendars for these other exciting events:
- Tuesday, Oct. 30 – Lewis Speaker Series: Charlotte Jones Anderson
- Thursday, Nov. 1 and Friday, Nov. 2 – Texas Wesleyan Champion’s Classic