HOMECOMING WEEKEND - OCTOBER 23 & 24


Register online for Homecoming 2015 - coming soon

Moravian College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 610-861-1366 at least one week prior to the event.


Friday, October 23

Rocco Calvo Alumni Golf Tournament 
Bethlehem Golf Club, 400 Illicks Mill Road, Bethlehem 
7:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Tee time, 4 person scramble, shotgut start
Registration is required; includes green fees, cart, 
prizes, continental breakfast and lunch.
Hole sponsorships available; corporate name will be displayed on the course.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCTOBER 14.
Registration coming soon.


Habitat for Humanity Build 
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 
The Moravian College Chapter of Habitat for Humanity invites you to work side-by-side with other alums and students to construct the walls of a home for a family right here in the Lehigh Valley.  For more information and to participate, please contact Suzie Moyer ’13 at 610-861-1509 or moyers@moravian.edu.


John Gorka ’80 Concert
8:00 p.m.
Peter Hall, Priscilla Payne Hurd
Campus Celebrate homecoming in the intimate setting of Peter Hall as we welcome back American folk singer/songwriter, John Gorka ’80.  Light refreshments will be provided before the concert.  Doors open at 7:00.  Limited seating.  $25 Registration coming soon.


Saturday, October 24

Continental Breakfast
9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
HUB Pavilion


State of the College Address by President Bryon Grigsby ’90
10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
HUB Pavilion


 "Tailgate Party"
Football Practice Field
11:00 a.m.
Join us on the field where you can catch up with your friends while watching the Hounds beat the Franklin & Marshall Diplomats. Bring your own food and drink. Tables and chairs will be available on a first come first served basis; feel free to bring your own. Use the Field House entrance located on Laurel Street.  Gate opens at 11:00 AM.  You may unload your tailgating items at the entrance to the practice field before parking your car.

Please note:

  • You must be 21 years of age to enter and show proper identification.
  • Those under 21 must be accompanied by their parents.
  • Cost: No charge to enter field. Ticket to game required to enter the stadium.
  • No automobiles, glass bottles, charcoal grills, dog, tents or games that require stakes are permitted on the field.
  • Tailgate will end 30 minutes after the end of the football game.

Volleyball Game
11:00 a.m. in Johnston Hall
Moravian vs. Baruch College


Homecoming Parade & Alumni Band Pre-game Show
12:00 p.m.Everyone loves a parade! Don't miss this Homecoming tradition as the cheerleaders, fraternities and sororities, and other student groups march to the football field to cheer the Hounds on to victory. The parade will begin in front of Johnston Hall.

If you are interested in performing with the combined current and alumni bands for a pre-game show, at the last homecoming directed by Jim Barnes (who is retiring this December), please contact Prof. Barnes!  barnesj@moravian.edu


Football Game
1:00 p.m. at Steel Field
Moravian vs. Franklin & Marshall


Volleyball Game
1:00 p.m. in Johnston Hall
Moravian vs. Gettysburg College


Men's Soccer Game
3:30 p.m. at the HUB Quad
Moravian vs. Rochester University


SIDE TRIPS...

Crayola Experience
Visit the new Crayola Experience.  Click here for a discounted rate.


Reunion Class Gatherings and Parties

Reunion celebrations for classes of '70, '75, '80, '85, '90, '95, '00, '05, '10, and '15 will take place during Homecoming Weekend!

Class of 1970 - 45th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 1970 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers.
The Class of 1970 Reunion Commitee:
Hugh Gratz, Jody R. Miller, Pat Nemeth Schoenen, Santa Corpora Zanchettin
More information coming soon.

 Class of 1975 - 40th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 1975 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers.
5th Quarter Party:  Meet at McCarthy's Red Stag Pub & Whiskey Bar after the game.  Pay your own way. Please RSVP by October 16th to Bob Gratz at gratzr@moravian.edu.
The Class of 1975 Reunion Committee: Cindy Lewis Hart (Chair), Bob Gratz (Associate Chair), Bobbie Dollinger Leiby (Associate Chair), Sue Bacci Adams, Don DaVanzo, Dean Donaher, Bette Kovach, Walter Latimer, Shelley Johnson McMackin, Denise Oldenhoff, Dan Pipeling, Donna Stayton Pipeling, Jeanne Helms Ring, Dave Simpson​

Class of 1980 - 35th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 1980 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers.
More information coming soon.

Class of 1985 - 30th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 1985 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) "Fun Tailgate Food" and beer, wine, and soft drinks provided (no charge) but feel free to bring anything you wish. No glass containers!
5th Quarter Party: Bethlehem BrewWorks Steelgaarden Lounge (lower level), 569 Main Street. Pay your own way.
The Class of 1985 Reunion Committee: Paul Brock, Frank Godshall, Len Korn, Paula Colizzo Lewinski, Lynee Murray Morgan, Ruth Errico Olson

Class of 1990 - 25th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 1990 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers. 
The Class of 1990 Reunion Committee: Pamela Rea​
More information coming soon.

Class of 1995 - 20th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 1995 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers.
More information coming soon.

Class of 2000 - 15 Year Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 2000 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers. 
More information coming soon.

Class of 2005 - 10th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 2005 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers. 
The Class of 2005 Reunion Committee: Amy Miller Knecht
More information coming soon.

Class of 2010 - 5th Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 2010 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers. 
More information coming soon.

Class of 2015 - 0 Year Reunion

Tailgate Party: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 2015 Reunion Area of Homecoming Tailgate (Adjacent to Steel Field) BYOB-no glass containers. 
The Class of 2015 Reunion Committee:  Megan Davis, Lauren Froschhauser, Emily Krall, Pat Perone
More information coming soon.


Area Accommodations

View accommodation list (.pdf)


Liberty Mutual

We extend a special thank you to Liberty Mutual Insurance whose generosity helped support Homecoming.