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WT Homecoming 2021

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Join us for a Roaring '20s Homecoming on October 9th!

Show your Buff pride and reconnect with former classmates and faculty, current students and the community at large at West Texas A&M University Homecoming 2021: The Roaring '20s! Gather with us to enjoy special events, look back on fond memories and reunite with those special Buffs in your life! Check out the schedule below!

Register now for these events:

FRIDAY, October 8

HOMECOMING GOLF CLASSIC

Rec Sports & Aramark

11:30 am lunch, 12:30 pm tee-off I Palo Duro Creek Golf Course

Join us on the golf course for food, fun, and fellowship!  All proceeds will be used to fund scholarships for WTAMU students.

 

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF INTEGRATION 

Office for Diversity and Inclusion

6:00pm | Legacy Hall

Join us as we honor those who took the first steps toward integration in the 1960s at WT. This celebratory dinner will honor former WT students who were among the first African Americans to attend college classes in Canyon.

 

HOMECOMING COOK-OUT

Student Government

7:00pm |Outside of The Box

Join us for Chick-fil-A sandwiches for the first 400 students! Come make your very own noise makers and posters before Pigskin Revue starts! Also, meet the team and grab a picture with Bucky! 

 

PIGSKIN REVUE

Student Government

8:00pm | The Box

See the Homecoming nominees and finalists be announced after a great show of WT Pride from spirit organizations across campus.

               

SPEAKEASY PARTY

PPHM & WT Alumni Association

8-10pm | PPHM

Don't miss the Speakeasy Party held in the Prohibition area of the PPHM.  This will be a Roaring ‘20s Theme, come dressed in your best Roaring 20’s attire.


SATURDAY, October 9

GOLDEN and DIAMOND BUFF REUNION

WT Alumni Association

9-11 am  | Old Main, 2 nd Floor, South Entrance Area

Honoring the ‘60 & ’61 Diamond Anniversary and the ’70 &’71 Golden Anniversary. Celebrating classes 1971 and before.

 

PANHANDLE-PLAINS HISTORICAL MUSEUM

9am - 5 pm | Panhandle Plains Historical Museum

Celebrate WTAMU’s Homecoming by visiting PPHM located on the University’s campus. FREE admission is generously given by PPHM.

 

UNIVERSITY BOOKSTORE

11am - 3pm | University Bookstore

While you are on campus, shop in the University Bookstore and grab some WTAMU apparel.

 

DINE LOCAL – SHOP LOCAL – STAY LOCAL

City of Canyon

All day  |  Canyon Businesses

We all love the City of Canyon!  Take advantage of your morning in Canyon by supporting our Canyon Businesses.

 

HOMECOMING PARADE

WT Alumni Association

1pm  |  Russell Long Blvd.

The parade is back and in full force with a new route!  Bring your lawn chair & line the streets of Russell Long Blvd. and enjoy the Roaring ‘20s themed floats!

 

ALUMNI OPEN HOUSE & SCAVENGER HUNT

WT Alumni Association

2:30-4:00pm  |  Buffalo Courts Alumni Center

Immediately following the parade, join your fellow Alumni for an Open House at Buff Courts.  This year, we have added a special Scavenger Hunt that will be fun for the whole family!

 

THE COUNTDOWN TO KICK OFF BLOCK PARTY

WTAMU Athletics

Immediately following parade | 26th Street

Join us for food, Buff spirit and FUN!

 

FOOTBALL VS. ANGELO STATE

WTAMU Athletics

7pm | Buffalo Stadium

Top off the Homecoming weekend by cheering the Buffs to a roaring victory.

 

HOMECOMING FIREWORKS

Conclusion of Football Game | Buffalo Stadium

End your Homecoming weekend with a special firework show brought to you by Lyons Realty, Home by Lyons and Nest Insurance Agency! 


Staff Council Events

Homecoming Door Decorating Contest – all week
Show your buff spirit by entering in our annual Homecoming Door Decorating Contest! Departments can start decorating on September 30th at 8am and all doors must be completed by Monday, October 4th by 10am.
People's choice voting will be open from October 5th to October 7th.
Buffalo Chip Hunt – all week