Homecoming

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Homecoming 2019 will be a weeklong celebration of what it means to be a Bellarmine Knight. Homecoming Week will take place from February 11 to February 16, 2019. We look forward to seeing you at this year's homecoming events. A schedule of the week is listed below; more information for each event can be found on Engage.

Contact Bryan Hamann, Assistant Director of Campus Traditions, at bhamann@bellarmine.edu if you have any questions.

Late Knight Madness – Monday, February 11 • 8 p.m.

Kick-off Homecoming Week 2019 with an evening of games and fun in Knight's Hall. Come test your luck on our basketball shooting contest and other games for a chance to win some sweet prizes. The Bellarmine Homecoming shirt will be distributed at this event.

T-Shirt Exchange - Tuesday, February 12 • 10 a.m.

Boost your school spirit by trading in the t-shirt of another school (high school or college) in exchange for a new "Swords Up" shirt.

Late Knight Bingo – Tuesday, February 12 • 8 p.m.

See you in Frazier Hall. Get those daubers ready.

Touch the Knight – Wednesday, February 13 • 6:30 p.m.

A Bellarmine Tradition! Teams of two battle through a series of games, races and an endurance trial to see which team can keep their hand on Veritas the Knight statue the longest. Register through Engage or at the start of the event in the Quad.

Tailgate – Thursday, February 14 • 5 and 7:15 p.m.

Cheer on the Knights as they take on the University of Illinois-Springfield. The Tailgate will be in front of Knights Hall from 5 to 5:45 p.m. and 7:15 to 8 p.m. The women's game will begin at 5:45 p.m. and the men's game will begin at 8 p.m.

Homecoming Dance – Friday, February 15 • 9 p.m.

Dance the night away as you celebrate Homecoming 2019. Tickets can be purchased online, in Café Ogle  or at UDH during ticket sales days. Check Engage for dates and times.

Homecoming Game and Knight of Honor Ceremony – Saturday, February 16 • 1 and 3:15 p.m.

Cheer on the Knights as they play McKendree University for the 2019 Homecoming Game on Saturday, February 16. The Lady Knights will play at 1:00 pm and the men's game will begin at 3:15 p.m. The 2019 Knight of Honor will be announced and knighted during half-time of the men's game.