Homecoming/Family Day Weekend

Purdue College of Technology Homecoming and Family Day

The College of Technology invites you and your family to celebrate our 50th Anniversary during Purdue’s Homecoming festivities.  This year marks a special year, as Family Day and Alumni Weekend will also be held during Homecoming.

Friday, September 27

  • Boiler Bridge Walk – meet and greet with the Boilermaker football team
    • 5:45 p.m.
    • John Meyers Pedestrian Bridge
  • Homecoming Parade
    • 8:00 p.m.
    • Parade Route – begins:  corner of Northwestern Avenue and W Columbia St./ ends:  Mackey Arena

Saturday, September 28

  • Purdue Homecoming Celebration & Family Day
    • 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
    • Stadium Mall (tent # 25) – Click Here for Homecoming Tent Layout
    • Test your “TECHknowledge-y” with our 50th Anniversary Quiz Game; grab some popcorn featuring our student-built automated popcorn machine; get a glitter tattoo and balloon hat, hammer or Block P
    • Click here to purchase discounted tickets and sit in the Purdue Technology alumni/student block.  Enter Promo Code:  TECHNOLOGY . The deadline to order tickets with the special promo code is Sept. 23.
    • Alumni bring in your PAA membership card/students bring in your student ID and get a Technology football scarf.
  • Purdue vs. Northern Illinois
    • Kickoff:  Noon
    • Ross Ade Stadium
  • Donor Appreciation Dinner (by invite only)
    • 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    • The Trails Banquet Facility