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Homecoming

Each year the Alumni Association plays host to a week's worth of fun and fellowship leading up to Homecoming Day on campus. Alumni, students, and friends of the community come together for a variety of events taking place and show off their Ragin' Cajun pride. Learn more about our events below and join us in welcoming home alumni and friends in a week-long celebration leading up to the big game when our Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns take on New Mexico State on Saturday, November 18!

Homecoming 2017 Schedule

Sunday, November 12

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. — Homecoming Kickoff Brunch
Jefferson Street Pub

11 a.m. — Homecoming Mass and Reception
Our Lady of Wisdom

Monday, November 13

10 a.m. - 2 p.m. — Allons Manger: Food Truck Round-Up
Alumni Center

Tuesday, November 14

Paint the Town Red – Businesses

Wednesday, November 15

Paint the Town Red – Schools

Thursday, November 16

Outstanding Alumni Reception
Invitation only

Friday, November 17

7 a.m. — Bill Bass Open
Les Vieux Chenes Golf Club

8 a.m. — Homecoming Tennis Tournament
Red Lerille's Health & Racquet Club

6 p.m. — Golden Ambassador Society Dinner
Petroleum Club of Lafayette

6 p.m. — Paint the Town Red - Downtown Alive!
Parc Sans Souci, Downtown

8 p.m. — Young Alumni Pub Crawl
Downtown Lafayette

Saturday, November 18: Homecoming Day

8 a.m. — Ragin' Road Race
Alumni Center

10 a.m. — Alumni Open House and Homecoming Parade
Alumni Center

11 a.m. — Red Jackets Reunion Luncheon
Alumni Center

1 p.m. — Tailgating
Alumni Hospitality Tent, Cajun Field

4 p.m. — New Mexico State Aggies vs. Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns
Cajun Field

8 p.m. — Christiana Smith "Sweet Sounds of Sharing"
Alumni Center

*Dates and times are subject to change

Special thank you to our 2017 Homecoming Sponsor

Home Bank