University of Evansville


With over 31,000 alumni, we help to foster lifelong relationships, both among alumni and between the University and its graduates, former students, current students, and friends.

Forever Purple:
Homecoming Reunion Weekend and Family Weekend

September 25 - 27

New for 2015 Homecoming Reunion Weekend and Family Weekend are combined making for a weekend packed with activities. Special events are planned for parents and alumni and many are open to any and all.

The main event bringing all members of the UE family together is the Forever Purple Carnival, sponsored by the Alumni Association, Parents Association and Student Activities Board. Saturday afternoon between 2:00 and 6:00 p.m. enjoy food, games, prizes, music, and more on the East Terrace Lawn outside of the Ridgway University Center. The men’s soccer match, where Hall of Fame coaches Mick Lyon ’89 and Fred Schmalz along with members of the 1985 and 1990 NCAA final four teams will be recognized, follows at 6:00 p.m. Mr. and Ms. UE will be recognized at the half-time break. The grand finale of the evening will be the first ever fireworks show on campus held following the men’s soccer match.

Special Reunions are being held for the following groups:

  • Class of 1965 50th Reunion
  • School of Public Health
  • TKE Reunion
  • Sig Ep 60th Reunion
  • Men and Women’s Soccer

View the full schedule of events. Questions? Contact or 812-488-2586.