Homecoming 2018

* Many events require RSVP and some lunch or dinner events require ticket purchase. Complete your form by Jan. 31 to be entered into a drawing for one of two custom-crafted LCU items. *

Thursday, February 8, 2018

5 p.m.

Classes of '57 through '69 - Alumni Dinner and Games

All students from the classes and years of 1957 – 1969 are invited to start Homecoming weekend early with a complimentary dinner and Chaps basketball game at the RIP. RSVP required.
Rip Griffin Center

6:30 p.m.

Annual Nursing Alumni Event

This annual event featuring heavy hors d'oeuvres and live music is open to all nursing alumni! Business formal attire requested. RSVP Required.
Atrium, Margaret Talkington Center for Nursing Education

7 p.m.

Men's Basketball

vs. Dallas Baptist
Rip Griffin Center

Friday, February 9, 2018

10-10:30 a.m.

Coronation of 2018 King, Queen, and Homecoming Court

McDonald Moody Auditorium

4-5 p.m.

Annual Queen's Tea

Queens and Courts from years ending in '3' and '8' are invited. RSVP to 806.720.7218.
Home of First Lady Lucy Perrin

4 p.m.

Baseball

vs. Regis University
Hays Field

11:45 a.m.

Alumni Art Exhibit Reception

Retrospective - works by Hanson Ling. On display from Jan. 8 to Mar. 2.
Pioneer Gallery in the University Library

5-6 p.m.

Alumni Art Exhibition Reception

Featuring works from distinguished alumni who have met success as educators, designers, and artists.
Diana Ling Center for Academic Achievement

5:30 p.m.

Decade Events

1957 - 1969 Reunion - Dinner event celebrating the classes and years of 1957-1969. 50 and 55-year pins awarded to eligible attendees. Featuring musical entertainment and alumni emcees. Space available for smaller groups to meet after dinner program. RSVP required.
Baker Conference Center

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'70s Decade Reunion - Dinner event celebrating the classes and years of 1970-1979. 40 and 45-year pins will be awarded. Featuring musical entertainment and alumni emcees. $10 each. RSVP required.
Margaret Talkington Center for Nursing Education

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'80s Decade Reunion - Dinner event celebrating the classes and years of 1980-1989. 30 and 35-year pins will be awarded to eligible attendees. Featuring musical entertainment and alumni emcees. $10 each. RSVP required.
James and Jeanette Ling Science Center

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'90s Decade Reunion - Family-friendly dinner and event celebrating the classes and years of 1990-1999. 20 and 25-year pins will be awarded to eligible attendees. Featuring musical entertainment, student scholarship drawing, and special activities planned for younger family members. $10 for adults; no charge to children under 18 years of age. RSVP required.
SUB

6:30 p.m.

'00s and '10s Decade Coffee House - Family friendly, come-and-go event for students from the classes and years of 2000-2017. Complimentary Starbucks and entertainment. RSVP Requested.
LCU Starbucks

7:30 p.m.

Master Follies

This event is one of the longest standing traditions at LCU and is for the whole family. Tickets required - online sales begin on Wednesday, January 10 at LCU.edu/Tickets.
McDonald Moody Auditorium

Saturday, February 10, 2018

8-9 a.m.

Veterans of Faith Breakfast

Complimentary breakfast gathering for Alumni and current/former students with military service. RSVP requested.
LCU Starbucks

8-9:30 a.m.

Social Club Alumni Breakfasts

RSVP requested Alpha Chi Delta/Kappa Phi Kappa - LCU Cafeteria; Christliche Damen - Baker Conference Center; Koinonia - SUB; Kyodai/Lambda Omega Alpha - Greenlawn Church of Christ Fellowship Hall; Sub T-16 - Rudy's BBQ; Zeta Gamma - Monterey Church of Christ Fireside Room
Various Locations

9:15-10 a.m.

Chorus and Choir Alumni

Visit and sing together before participating in Alumni Chapel.
CDC Theatre

9:45 a.m.

School of Education

School of Education alumni and former students enjoy time together before Alumni Chapel.
Chap Statue near McDonald Moody Auditorium

9:45 a.m.

School of Business

Alumni and former student business majors meet together before Alumni Chapel under the tent in front of the future home of the Christa Dobbs Center for Business.
Christa Dobbs Center for Business

10:15-11:25 a.m.

Alumni Chapel

Worship with current and future alumni, and celebrate what God has done for us and our alma mater.
McDonald Moody Auditorium

11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

LCU Marketplace and Book Fair

Items available for purchase or with donation. Featuring: Nathan Dahlstrom (former student and award-winning author), Dr. Andy Young (’93, faculty), Ruth Holmes (former faculty), David Langford (MS ’13), Autumn (Justus ’06) Corn, LCU Best Friends (directed by Gary Moyers, ’87, faculty), Kelli Rogers (former student and staff), Dr. Beth Robinson (faculty), Ron Bontrager (’76), Alicia (Williams ’11) Parker, Mandy (Timmons ’06) Justus, Hal Blackburn (’80), and more. Graduate Studies table also available for those interested in LCU’s Master level programs. Stop by the Alumni Relations table to get your limited edition license plate holder.
SUB

11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Celebration of Life and Remembrance

Remembering our LCU family members who have passed from this earthly life. Flowers and memory cards available for a small cash donation.
Astyn's Garden

12-1 p.m.

Letterman's Luncheon

Complimentary luncheon for former athletes from all athletic programs and sports. RSVP Required.
Rip Griffin Center Hospitality Room

12:15-2 p.m.

Family Luncheon

All homecoming attendees are welcome. Adults and children over age 10 - $6 (plus tax); Children ages 4-10 - $5.00 (plus tax); Children under age 4 are free.
LCU Cafeteria

12:15 p.m.

Alumni and Friends of the Smith College of Biblical Studies Luncheon

Hear how the Lord is working through the Bible Department and learn how to become a member of the Friends of the Bible Department. RSVP required.
Cardwell Welcome Center

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Aggies BBQ Luncheon

The Aggies BBQ tradition is back. Come see the new Ling Science Center and visit with alumni, former students, faculty, and staff from the sciences. RSVP Required.
James and Jeanette Ling Science Center

1 p.m.

Baseball

vs. Regis University (2 games)
Hays Field

1 p.m.

Women's Basketball

vs. Rogers State
Rip Griffin Center

3 p.m.

Men's Basketball

vs. Rogers State
Rip Griffin Center

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Honors Alumni Reception and Reunion

Honors alumni are invited to enjoy fellowship together while enjoying a complimentary Starbucks drink. RSVP Requested.
LCU Starbucks

3 p.m.

Master Follies

This event is one of the longest standing traditions at LCU and is for the whole family. Tickets Required - Online sales begin on Wednesday, January 10 at LCU.edu/Tickets.
McDonald Moody Auditorium

3 p.m.

Men's Basketball

vs. Rogers State
Rip Griffin Center

5:30-7:15 p.m.

Alumni Awards Banquet

Celebrate and recognize the 2018 Alumni Award recipients while enjoying an evening meal together. Watch the Lubbock Christian University Alumni Facebook page and LCU.edu/Homecoming for updates and announcements. Individual ticket and reserved or sponsored table options available. Prices vary. Ticket or table purchase required.
Baker Conference Center

7:30 p.m.

Master Follies

This event is one of the longest standing traditions at LCU and is for the whole family. Tickets required - Online sales begin on Wednesday, January 10 at LCU.edu/Tickets.
McDonald Moody Auditorium

Sunday, February 11, 2018

8 a.m.

Pastries, Juice, and Coffee

Cardwell Welcome Center

8:30-9:15 a.m.

Alumni Devotional and Communion

Join in devotional and communion time together for the perfect way to end the weekend.
Cardwell Welcome Center

1 p.m.

Baseball

vs. Regis University
Hays Field

Store Hours & Art Exhibits

Chap Store Hours
Mabee Student Life Building (SUB)
Friday | 8am–2:30pm
Saturday | 9:30am–3:30pm
ChapStore will offer a 25% discount on one LCU item per purchase. Diploma frames and some specialty items excluded.

LCU STARBUCKS
University Library Foyer
Friday | 7am–10pm
Saturday | 7am–8pm

ALUMNI ART EXHIBITS

Pioneer Gallery in the University Library
Retrospective: works by Hanson Ling. On display from Jan. 8 to Mar. 2
Friday Viewing | 7:45am–6pm
Friday Reception | 4pm–5pm
Saturday Viewing | 10am–6pm

Diana Ling Center for Academic Achievement
Featuring works from distinguished alumni who have succeeded as educators, designers, and artists.
Friday Viewing | 9am–7pm
Friday Reception | 5pm–6pm
Saturday Viewing | 10am–5pm

General Information

How to RSVP

Most events require RSVP through one convenient online form

Where to Stay 

Discounted and special Homecoming rates require reservations by mid-January. 

Alumni Awards Tickets

Call 806.720.7218 regarding more information about purchasing sponsored or reserved tables. Complete individual ticket purchases in the RSVP form between Dec. 15, 2017 and Jan. 31, 2018. 

Homecoming Central

Homecoming packets and personalized name tags will be prepared for those who complete the online RSVP form by Tuesday, Feb. 6. More information about Homecoming Central will be provided via email the week of Homecoming.

Questions?   Alumni@LCU.edu | 806.720.7218

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