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Parents / Family

EVENT REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED.

Friday, September 27

Noon - 6:00 p.m.           Check In - Campbell Student Union Lobby
Check in to receive your welcome packet, campus map, and event tickets.

4:00 p.m.                       Women’s Soccer v. Geneseo - Coyer Field
Come support Women's Soccer as they battle Geneseo.  Admission to the game is FREE!

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.    Student-Parent Dinner - Campbell Student Union Social Hall
Join campus officials and your student for the student/family dinner, hosted in the newly renovated Campbell Student Union Social Hall. 

7:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m.     King and Queen Competition / Lip Finals - Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall 
Take part in this Homecoming tradition - the King and Queen Competition, featuring the Lip Sync Finals.  Your voice matters, as the crowd helps determine who wins both competitions.
 

Saturday, September 28

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.      Saturday Breakfast Buffet - Residential Dining, Campell Student Union
Join your student at our Residential Dining for brunch before heading over to the day’s events.

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   Homecoming Parade / Victory March - Campus / City 
Join the campus community on a mile-long parade down Rees, Forest, Richmond, Bird, and Hoyt.  A map of the parade will be available soon!

10:45 a.m. - Noon           Pre-Game Tailgate hosted by Wegmans - Sports Arena
Everyone is invited to attend the pre-game tailgate party, Buffalo State style!  You'll enjoy two fabulous chili recipies courtesy of the chefs at Wegmans, corn bread, wine and beer tasting, and entertainment by Heard of Buffalo.

Noon                                Football Game vs. Ithaca - Coyer Field
Wear orange and cheer on the Bengals when they take on Ithaca College.  Tickets are FREE for students, $5 for adults, and are available for purchase at the Coyer Field ticket booth the day of the game.

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.      Richardson Complex South Lawn Celebratation - Richardson Center 
Buffalo's historic Richardson Complex will be hosting a celebration on the south lawn.  The event is free and open to the public.  Be sure to visit the Richardon Complex - Buffalo State's neighbor to the South! Join the Richardson Complex for food trucks, landscape tours, live music, and more!  Parking is available onsite. 

4:00 p.m.                         Women’s Soccer v. Brockport - Coyer Field
Come support Women's Soccer as they battle the College at Brockport.  Admission to the game is FREE!

4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.      Saturday Dinner Buffet - Residential Dining, Campell Student Union
Join your student at our Residential Dining for a dinner buffet. 

Sunday, September 29

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.      Saturday Breakfast Buffet - Residential Dining, Campell Student Union
Join your student at our Residential Dining for brunch before heading home.

Contact

For more information, contact the Office of Orientation & New Student Programs:

Orientation Office 
716.878.5336
orientat@buffalostate.edu

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