Welcome Back Weekend 2014
Sunday, Oct 19, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
University of Bridgeport Campus
Come show your Purple Knight Pride!
Alumni, current students, families, faculty, staff and friends of UB are all invited to join us for a range of academic, social, and athletic events throughout campus. See our full schedule of activities below, including links to each event for more information.
Saturday, October 18
- 8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
- 10:00 a.m. Opening Ceremony
- 10:00 a.m. Purple vs. White Inter-squad Baseball Game
- 10:30 a.m. Harvest Festival
- 11:00 a.m. Campus Tour
- 11:00 a.m. UB Women’s Gymnastics Presentation
- 11:30 a.m. Lunch at Marina Hall
- 11:30 a.m. Campus Thunder Reunion
- 1:00 p.m. BSA Reunion
- 1:00 p.m. Campus Tour
- 2:00 p.m. Women's Volleyball Game
- 2:00 p.m. Family Reception
- 2:00 p.m. Health Sciences Open House
- 2:00 p.m. School of Education Open House
- 2:00 p.m. SASD Open House
- 3:00 p.m. Necessary Voices Lecture
- 4:00 p.m. Music Department Open House
- 4:00 p.m. School of Business Event
- 4:00 p.m. On the Brink... a CPIA View of the World
- 4:00 p.m. School of Engineering Panel & Networking
- 4:00 p.m. UB Shuttle Downtown
- 5:00 p.m. UB Downtown Pass
- 5:30 p.m. Alumni Happy Hour at Barnum Publik House
- 8:00 p.m. Evening Student Affairs Show featuring acapella group “Voice Play”
Sunday, October 19
- 9:00 a.m. UB Alumni 5k/Fun Run/Walk at Seaside Park
- 10:30 a.m. Brunch at Marina Hall
- 11:00 a.m. Alumni Baseball Game
- 11:00 a.m. School of Nursing Reunion Brunch
- 12:00 p.m. “Fall Ball” Tournament
- 12:00 p.m. Food Truck Festival and Alumni Reception
Tickets include breakfast and lunch on Saturday and brunch on Sunday.
$20 per person, $15 for current students and children under 18
Download a map of the UB Campus, including all of the Welcome Back Weekend Points of Interest (POI's), or view below.
There will be two shuttles making 30-minute loops between campus and the Barnum Publik House from 4 p.m. - midnight, so we encourage you to come downtown for a night of fun! The first shuttle will depart from the clock and the second shuttle will depart from the Arnold Bernhard Center.
Special for Welcome Back Weekend! The Holiday Inn is offering a discounted group rate for anyone attending Welcome Back Weekend who wishes to stay overnight on Saturday, October 18. Simply follow this link, enter the dates, and the discount will be applied automatically. We look forward to your visit!