Central Hall

Homecoming 2021

Hillsdale College

Haven’t been back for Homecoming in a while? Come home to the ‘Dale and check out what you’ve been missing! It will be a great weekend of fun as we gather together for a campus-wide, weekend-long reunion.

Register for Homecoming 2021Register for the Alumni Awards Banquet

Pancake Brunch

Come meet and mingle with Hillsdale’s professors while you enjoy brunch with your classmates! Donations will go toward the Alumni Legacy Scholarship. Bring the family!

The Quad
Saturday, September 25, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Special Event: The 70th Annual Hillsdale College

Alumni Awards Banquet

Friday, September 24, 2021

Distinguished Alumnus Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Management
Howard Smith, ’68

Wilson Bohannan Lock Company

Distinguished Alumnus Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Entrepreneurship/Leadership
Ron Gladnick, ’83

Head Football Coach at Torrey Pines High School
CEO, Apical Industries, R&G Precision Machine, DART

Distinguished Alumnus Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Athletics
Jared Veldheer, ’09

NFL Offensive Tackle

Distinguished Alumna Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Journalism
Joy Pullman, ’09
Executive Editor, The Federalist and
Author, How to Control the Internet So It Doesn’t Control You


Social Hour at 6:00 p.m. | Dinner at 7:00 p.m. | Afterglow at 9:00 p.m.
Located in the Searle Center
RSVP Required by September 13 | $25 per person
Contact: [email protected]

Register for the Alumni Awards Banquet

Visit with Old Friends

Class Reunion Parties

Friday, September 24, 8:00 p.m. – midnight

Hillsdale alum celebrating

’60s, ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, ’00s, and ’10s

Join your classmates at Searle Center for a night of fun!
315 N West Street, Hillsdale, MI 49242

The bright lights of a Homecoming celebration

Cocktails will begin at 8 pm

Join your classmates for drinks in the Searle Center Lower Lobby!
Lower Lobby of the Searle Center

2021 Homecoming Football Game

Hillsdale College vs. Missouri S&T

Saturday, September 25, 2021, 4:00 p.m.


Adults: $8
Senior Citizens: $4
Students: $3
Children ages 6-12: $3
Children 5 and under: Free

More Fun and Festivities

Reunite with Friends

Greek House Receptions

Alpha Tau Omega | Delta Sigma Phi | Delta Tau Delta | Sigma Chi
Kappa Kappa Gamma | Pi Beta Phi | Chi Omega

On Campus Saturday, September 25, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Food and Music

Charger Tailgate

Food trucks and dancin’ in the street with Nicole Khoury, ’99, and her band Arctic Clam!

Oak and College Street Tents
Saturday, September 25, 11:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

Best Seats at Mock Rock

Fifth Quarter

Alumni and guests are invited to enjoy post-game beverages and snacks and stay for Mock Rock.

President’s Hospitality Suite located in the Sports Complex
Saturday, September 25, 6:00-9:00 p.m.


Charger Checkpoint

Be one of the first 100 to check in at the Charger Tailgate and get two drink tickets and a discount voucher for game tickets!

Alumni Tent | 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

An interior shot of the Hillsdale College Bookstore


9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Hillsdale College Bookstore is located in the Grewcock Student Union and is open year round. The bookstore stocks books and materials for all Hillsdale College classes, as well as a wide variety of Hillsdale College merchandise. Please visit the bookstore’s website for more information.

Go To Bookstore Website

Reserve Your Spot

Where to Stay

We’ve reserved room blocks for Hillsdale College Alumni, available to you at a discounted rate. Make your reservations as soon as possible to guarantee your spot! Room blocks are available at the following locations:

Days Inn Hillsdale
Reservation Deadline: August 23
Call to book: (517) 439-3297
Note: 14-day cancellation policy and two-night stay minimum
Holiday Inn Express Coldwater
Reservation Deadline: August 11
Call to book: (517) 924-1700
Hampton Inn Coldwater
Reservation Deadline: August 11
Call to book: (517) 279-9800
Hillsdale College Home Connection
(No room blocks)