Office of Alumni and Professional Engagement Events


October 6, 2018

Reconnect with other alums and current students with activities all weekend long, including a tent party, campus tours, parade and of course, football! Special recognition each year for the 50th reunion class. This fall we honor the class of 1968.

Registration and event details

October 6, 2018

9 – 11 am: Homecoming Coffee House, Alumni House.
10 am–noon: Class of 1968 Welcome Breakfast, Greenly Center (parade from the 4th floor view of Main Street)
9:30 am &10am: Campus Tours
11 a.m: Homecoming Parade through downtown Bloomsburg
11:30 am–1:30pm: Alumni Homecoming Tent Party, Alumni House Lawn
2pm: Homecoming Football Game, Redman Stadium
5:30–8pm: Class of 1968, 50th Reunion Dinner(Monty’s)

Other Homecoming Happenings and Celebrations
Pathways for Careers in Science and Technology, October 5
COLA Symposium, October 4 & 5
Student Affairs Reunion, October 5
Exercise Science Reunion, October 5

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Career Intensive Boot Camp

Students: Are you ready for life after graduation? Nervous about the transition to professional life? Want to feel more prepared?Then spend the weekend with us and polish your skills, network with alumni, and get a jump on your job search!

Alumni: Have expertise you'd like to offer? Want to help wit the transition or network with soon to be graduates?


Friday, September 14 to Sunday, September 16

The Greenly Center, downtown Bloomsburg

Sign up Today!

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

First Annual Husky Pack 5k

A 5k race on Upper Campus October 14, 2018 during parent's weekend. This non-profit race benefits a new scholarship fund for students of the Zeigler College of Business called the "Husky Pack Scholarship".

October 14, 2018

Sign up for the 5k, kid's fun run or a virtual 5k.
Alumni: Get 15% off! Discount code: Alumni
Check out the event on facebook

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Career Connections Expo

Bloomsburg University is pleased to announce the dates for our fall 2018 "boutique" Career Connections Expos!

Students: Explore career options and network with potential employers
Alumni and Employers: Hire a Husky!

Accounting and Financial Services:

Monday, September 10
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kehr Union Ballroom
Student Registration
mployer Registration

Supply Chain/Info Technology Mgmt:

Wednesday, September 26
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Kehr Union Ballroom
Student Registration
Employer Registration

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Presidential Reception


Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Husky Career Road Trip

Husky Career Road Trips give students the opportunity to spend the day touring a company in their field of interest, meet with BU alums who are employed in various aspects of that company, and get a sense of what it would be like to work in that career field. Students also get a chance to network with BU Alums and other potential employers at the host company.


Upcoming Trips Schedule

Coming Soon!

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Alumni Awards

Alumni and guests gather with recent graduates and current students to celebrate their alma mater and honor five BU Alumni for their achievements and contributions to Bloomsburg University. Legacy families are also recognized as are Grimes Loyalty Award recipients.

Read the 2018 Story
See photos from the 2018 event

See Previous Recipients

Know Someone who deserves to be recognized?
The Alumni Board is now accepting nominations for the following Awards:
Distinguished Service Award - This award recognizes alumni who have excelled in at least one of the following areas: significant accomplishments in his or her profession, outstanding service to Bloomsburg University and/or the Alumni Association, contributions to humanity.
Maroon and Gold Excellence Award - This award recognizes alumni who have graduated within the past 15 years and have met one or more criteria for the Distinguished Service Award and have demonstrated outstanding potential for further contributions.(Eligible years 2002-2019)
Honorary Alumnus Award:This award recognizes special individuals (who did not graduate from Bloomsburg University) who have played a significant role in the life of the university. By their generous and caring spirit, they have set an example for all alumni to follow.

Submit an Award Nomination Today!!

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

True To Bloomsburg

This May luncheon at Monty's on Upper Campus honors alumni from the classes of 1935-1968. Invitations are sent out in early spring.

Read about the 2018 luncheon

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Alumni Weekend

BU welcomes back graduates in the spring of each year to celebrate the accomplishments of its alumni. A hallmark of the day is the Annual Alumni Awards ceremony when select alumni are honored by the BU Alumni Association.

Spring, 2019

More information coming soon!

Homecoming and Fall on Campus

Bloomsburg University Alumni and Professional Engagement

Alumni Engagement: Fenstemaker Alumni House:  570-389-4058
Center for Professional Development and Career Experience: Warren Student Services Center 570-389-4070
Bloomsburg University Foundation: 570-389-4128