Homecoming 2020: The VSN
February 9–February 15
Multiple locations on the main campus!
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Event Accessibility Statement:
If you require an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact The Office for Accessible Education at 504-865-3265 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with “Event” in the subject line at least 10 business days in advance.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9
SERVICE | 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM | Meet in the Audubon Room
Presented by SGA's Court of Review and LUCAP
Kick off homecoming week as we gather for a day of service and reflection. Give back, and show your school spirit by wearing Loyola gear! Transportation and snacks will be provided.
There are only 100 spots, so please register by Friday, February 7th.
MASS | 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Ignatius Chapel
Sponsored by Student Life and Ministry
Celebrate Loyola's Jesuit identity at a special mass!
KICK OFF | 10:00 pm - 12:00 am | Residential Quad
Presented by Residence Hall Association
Bring in the first week long homecoming in over 60 years! What to expect? Food, performance from Loyola's Cheer and Dance team, War of the Wolves Challenge, countdown to Homecoming, and a paint war! We encourage you to wear white! Prepare to get messy!
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10
LIT LUNCH | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm | Orleans Room
Sponsored by Sodexo Dining
Turn the OR up with the visionaries behind Homecoming, featuring a specially curated menu, a live DJ, and gaming throughout the cafe. Commuter Student Wednesday will be on Monday this week in honor of Homecoming, so enjoy the half-off food!
SILENT DISCO & AUX BATTLE | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm | University Sports Complex
Presented by Black Student Union and Hispanic Music Appreciation
You've seen it before, but never like this! Sing and dance your heart out, and maybe even hop on the AUX and compete!
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11
YELLOW PARTY | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm | Dixon Court
Presented by Lemon Pepper
Pull out your favorite yellow or gold outfit for a day-party that is bound to make you shine! Whether you want to watch the Homecoming Cypher, meet the SGA Candidates, or just dance with friends, this event is bound to have something for you!
RETROSPECT FASHION SHOW | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Roussell Hall
Presented by Loyola A La Mode
Let La Mode take you through the decades of fashion and culture, to show you what has gotten us to our 20/20 fashion today.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12
WOLF PACK WEDNESDAY | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm | DSC Front Porch
Presented by University Programming Board, National Panhellenic Conference, Interfraternity Council
Show your Wolf Pack pride by wearing Loyola gear or maroon and gold to receive a free Iggy cookie! Make sure to stop by the "Hug a Coke" and catch up with Panhellenic and IFC in the quad.
BONFIRE & RODEO | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Residential Quad
Grab your partner and come on down for s'mores and the ride of your life in this Wild West Bonfire.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13
BEARS FOR BAE | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | St. Charles Room
Presented by University Programming Board
Join UPB for a Valentine's Day Extravaganza! Stuff your plush animal, enjoy sweet treats, and more! This event is only for current Loyola students.
YARD SHOW | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm | St. Charles Room
Presented by National Pan-Hellenic Council
Watch the Black Greek Letter Organizations compete against one another in this high
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14
WOLF WORLD | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm | Horseshoe
Live music, carnival activities, inflatables, and good food. What sounds more Loyola than that?
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15
TAILGATE | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Mercy Parking Lot
Join some of Loyola's student organizations for food and games, and then head inside for the Men's and Women's Basketball games.
BASKETBALL GAMES & CROWNING | 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm | University Sports Complex
Watch the Wolf Pack in action against William Carey University! Bring your spirit, as the Women's team plays at 5:00 pm, and Men's team at 7:00 pm. The Royalty Crowning will be in between the two games.