Central Hall

Homecoming 2020

Come Back to the ’Dale

September 11-12, 2020

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 2020Register for Class Reunions at Homecoming 2020Register for the Alumni Awards Banquet

Special Event: The 69th Annual Hillsdale College

Alumni Awards Banquet

Friday, September 11, 2020

Dale Allen, ’81

Distinguished Alumnus Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Business/Marketing

Dale Allen, ’81

Former Vice President of Global Marketing for Nike, Jordan Brand

Brent Ogle, ’02

Distinguished Alumnus Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Business/Management

Brent Ogle, ’02

Co-Owner, Blazer Manufacturing

Kevin Meyers, ’09

Young Alumnus Award
Outstanding Professional Achievement in Entrepreneurship

Kevin Myers, ’09

CEO and Founder, Lucy Darling

Marianne Rotole, ’95

Tower Award
Outstanding Service to Hillsdale College

Marianne Rotole, ’95

Senior Vice President, Octagon Marketing


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 1 | $25 per person
Contact: [email protected]

Register for the Alumni Awards Banquet

Visit with Old Friends

Class Reunion Parties

Friday, September 11, 8:00 p.m. – midnight

Hillside Lanes Bowling

1960s, ’70s, & ’80s

Join your classmates at The Lanes for a night of fun!
400 W. Carleton Rd. Hillsdale, MI
Outside location: Homecoming Bonfire

1990s, ’00s, & ’10s

Join your classmates at Rough Draft for drinks with your former classmates!
42 Union St. Hillsdale, MI
Outside location: Homecoming Bonfire

2020 Homecoming Football Game

Hillsdale College vs. University of Indianapolis

Saturday, September 12, 2020, 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


“…It’s the pancakes!”

Pancake Brunch

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

Alumni Tent
Saturday, September 12, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Clay Target

Tom Klix Memorial

Sporting Clays Classic 2020

Join us at the John A. Halter Center for the sporting clays tournament, a catered barbecue lunch, and an awards ceremony and silent auction. Register by September 5, 2020 to attend the event. Click here to learn more.
Contact: [email protected]

John A. Halter Shooting Sports Center
Saturday, September 12, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Fun in the Sun!


Kids of all ages are invited to join the free fun at our KidZone tent! Activities include yard games, bounce houses, and more!

Saturday, September 12, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Kappa Homecoming

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 12, 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 Arctic Clam!

Oak and College Street Tents
Saturday, September 12, 12:00-4:00 p.m.

Students at Mock Rock

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 and Lounge
Saturday, September 12, 6:00-9:00 p.m.


Charger Checkpoint

Be one of the first 100 to check in at the Alumni Tent and get a free duffel bad and a discount voucher for game tickets!

Alumni Tent | 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Getting Around Campus

Free Charger Trolley

Charger Trolley Map
30-minute circuit: Hop on and off at various campus locations

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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)