Homecoming and Reunion Weekend

October 8 – 9, 2021

SAVE THE DATE! Whether you join us virtually or on campus, we invite you to connect with students, alumni, faculty, staff and families for the 2021 Homecoming and Reunion Weekend.
All events subject to change per university and state guidelines. Please check this website for the most up to date information.

The classrooms

The time spent together

The victories

For remembering the good times and making new memories… it’s time to come home

Featured Events

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Virtual and On-demand

Faculty Lectures

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Saturday, October 9

Club Football Game

A photo of Greg Kampe excitedly speaking and gesturing with his arms.

LIVE STREAM: Wednesday, October 6

Greg Kampe Radio Show

Drive-in Movie Sign

Saturday, October 9

Drive-in Movie

All Events

All Week Long

Student Organization’s Sidewalk and Banner contest
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Show your Grizzly Spirit through a sidewalk chalking contest and a sheet banners contest. 

Campus Tour
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Come visit campus and see our recent growth. 

Visit the OU Golf and Learning Center
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Visit OU's award-winning Sharf and Katke-Cousins courses!

Wednesday, October 6

7 p.m.
Greg Kampe Radio Show: Homecoming Edition
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Join Men’s Head Basketball Coach Greg Kampe on location at RJs Pub in Rochester Hills or online via livestream on the iHeartRadio app.

Thursday, October 7

SPB – Thursday Night Mainstage
Location TBD
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Join OU's Student Program Board for an evening of entertainment.

Golden Celebration Reunion
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OU welcomes the classes of 1970 and 1971 back to campus

Friday, October 8

24-Hour Filmmaking Challenge Starts
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Open to OU students, alums, and faculty/staff. You may register as an individual or as a team (up to 4 team members). More details to come. 

Saturday, October 9

Drive-in Movie
On Campus
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Drive over to watch an in-person/socially distanced movie.

Sunday, October 10

Filmmaking Challenge Awards
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Challenge films will be posted online so that the community can view the entries prior to the awards ceremony.

General Information

Special thanks to the Oakland University Credit Union for their support of

Homecoming and Reunion Week!

We want to hear from you

Tell us a special memory you have from Oakland University, or how OU impacted your life. Nominate you or a friend’s story, and you could be highlighted in a future feature on oakland.edu/alumni. Learn more here.

Show your Golden Grizzlies pride

Connect with us on social media 

All week long we will have interactive contests on our social media channels. Watch online for information on:

  • Hidden Gem photos
  • Decorate your house or office contest
  • Pumpkin decorating contest

Check it out on Facebook and Instragram

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two women pointing to a sign on a door that says High Class Place
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