SWOSU Homecoming Celebration Planned Late October

SWOSU Homecoming Celebration Planned Late October

Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) will celebrate 2019 homecoming activities on October 24-26 in Weatherford.

The theme for this year's Homecoming celebration is “Game On!”

Everyone is invited to participate in all homecoming activities. Additional information is available by calling the SWOSU Office of Institutional Advancement at (580) 774-3267. Information (including an updated itinerary) is also available at swosuhomecoming.com.

Planned 2019 SWOSU homecoming activities include:

Thursday, October 24

  • 9 p.m. — Bonfire – Henrietta Mann Hall

Friday, October 25

  • 3– 4:30 p.m. — Music – Guest Artist Saint Louis Brass Band – Fine Arts Center Auditorium
  • 3 – 5 p.m. — Professor J. R. Pratt Wing Dedication & Plaque Unveiling – Chemistry/Pharmacy/Physics Building
  • 6 p.m. — SWOSU Volleyball vs Ouachita Baptist University – Rankin Williams Fieldhouse 
  • 7:30 – 9  p.m. — Panorama Event - Comedian Ken Jeong – Pioneer Cellular Events Center
  • 9 – 11:30 p.m. — Alumni Homecoming Party – Best Western Lobby Lounge - Register HERE

Saturday, October 26

  • 9 – 10 a.m. — SWOSU College of Pharmacy Alumni and Friends Welcome/Check-In and Visitation, Breakfast Buffet – Memorial Student Union Ballroom
    Provided by the Pharmacy Alumni Association
  • 10 – 11:30 a.m. — Pharmacy Alumni Recognition Ceremony Welcome, Class Roll, Alumni Award Presentations, Special Class Recognitions – Memorial Student Union Ballroom
  • 10:00 a.m.– SWOSU Soccer vs. East Central University-Athletic Complex
  • 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. -- SWOSU Bull Pup Camps-Clock Tower
  • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. — Alumni & Friends “Hair of the Bulldawg” Brunch – Burton House Lawn – Register HERE
  • 11:30 a.m. — 50-Year Graduate Reunion & Awards – Burton House Lawn - Register HERE
  • 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. — SWOSU College of Pharmacy (Come and Go) Open House – 3rd Floor of Chemistry, Pharmacy and Physics (CPP) Building
    Follows Pharmacy Alumni Recognition Ceremony. Open labs and classrooms; Pharmacy Museum; visit with faculty, alumni and students; and much more! 
  • 1 p.m. — SWOSU Volleyball vs Henderson State University – Pioneer Cellular Event Center
  • 1:30 p.m. — Homecoming Parade – Weatherford Towne Centre
    Parade will begin on the corner of Indiana and Main Street and go west ending at 8th Street
  • 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. — Tailgate Party Pit – Milam Stadium West Parking Lot
  • 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. — SWOSU Cook-Off Challenge – Milam Stadium West Parking Lot
  • 4:30 p.m. — SWOSU Alumni Association & Athletic Association Watch Party – Wellness Center, Bulldog Suite
  • 4:30 p.m. — Pre-game SWOSU Marching Band Performance – Milam Stadium
  • 5 p.m. — Massed Band Performance – Milam Stadium 
    SWOSU’s “Pride of the Great Southwest” along with high school bands that marched in SWOSU Homecoming Parade
  • 5:30 p.m. — SWOSU Football vs Arkansas Tech University – Milam Stadium

       * Fireworks Display after the Football Game