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Join thousands of Owls on campus during this year's Homecoming & Reunion on Nov. 10 and 11. Check out all of the activities below! Prices will increase after pre-registration ends at noon on Friday, Nov. 3. Don't worry if you miss the deadline because you can register on-site at Homecoming & Reunion Headquarters, which will open at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 10. In order to ensure the best weekend experience for you and your guests, we encourage you to pre-register. You can find pricing details, registration tips, hotel information and more on the Homecoming & Reunion FAQ page.

Events, times, locations and details are subject to change and will be updated as information is confirmed, so check back often for the latest. Also, please find the full Rice campus map here.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9:

Time

Event

Location

Details

5 p.m.
Rice Initiative for the Study of Economics (RISE) lecture: Nobel Laureate Vernon L. Smith
5:30-8:30 p.m.
ChBE Dept Annual Alumni Networking Dinner
6-9 p.m.
Houston Folk Music Archive Celebration
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Brains in a Bar

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10:

Time

Event

Location

Details

9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Homecoming & Reunion Headquarters
10:30-11:30 a.m.
Campus Tours
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Veterans Day Ceremony
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Class of 1952 Luncheon- now at the Golden R Luncheon
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Golden R Luncheon
1:30 p.m.
Class of 1967 Panel Discussion
2-3 p.m.
Back in the Classroom
3-5 p.m.
All-Alumni Town Hall & Mixer featuring President Leebron
3-5 p.m.
Liu Idea Lab Open House
3-5 p.m.
RAVA Reception
4–6 p.m.
Baker Homecoming Spirit Friday
4-6 p.m.
Humanities Homecoming Reception
4–6 p.m.
McMurtry Alumni Friday in the Quad
4-6 p.m.
Rice Earth, Environmental & Planetary Sciences Alumni Open House
4-6 p.m.
Rice Engineering Alumni (REA) & School of Engineering Talk & Reception
4-6 p.m.
The School of Social Sciences Homecoming Reception
4-6 p.m.
The School of Natural Sciences presents Science in a Flash
4–7 p.m.
Brown College Homecoming Reception
4-7 p.m.
Wiess College 60th Anniversary TG
4:30 p.m.
Will Rice Homecoming and 60th Anniversary
4:30-6:30 p.m.
From Clinician to Clinical Leader Series: Crisis Management in a Major Medical Center during Natural Disasters, featuring Thomas Flanagan
4:30-6:30 p.m.
Hanszen Alumni and Associate Reception
Hanszen College Upper Terrace
4:30–6:30 p.m.
Jones Alumni Homecoming Tailgate
4:30-6:30 p.m.
Sid Rich Gathering
5-6:30 p.m.
Martel Alumni Homecoming Tailgate
5-6:30 p.m.
Rice Architecture 105th Homecoming Reception
5-7 p.m.
Duncan College Homecoming in the Quad
5-7 p.m.
Lovett College Homecoming TG
5-7 p.m.
Pre Game Party for Men's Basketball Home Opener
5-7 p.m.
Society of Latino/a Alumni of Rice (SOLAR) Homecoming Mixer
5-9 p.m.
GSA and Grad Alumni Meet-and-Greet
5:15-7 p.m.
Class of 1977 (40th) Reunion at Turrell Skyspace
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Rice Alumni Pride (RAP) Annual Social
Home of The Honorable Annise D. Parker ’78 & Kathy Hubbard
6:30-9 p.m.
Class of 1967 (50th Golden) Reunion Celebration
7 p.m.
Men's Basketball Game vs. Eastern Kentucky
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1957 (60th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1962 (55th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1972 (45th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1977 (40th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1982 (35th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1987 (30th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1992 (25th Silver) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 1997 (20th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Class of 2002 (15th) Reunion Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Classes of 2007 (10th) & 2012 (5th Bronze) Young Alumni Reunion Celebration
8 p.m.
Wiess College 60th Anniversary "Hello, Hamlet!" Sing-along
9 p.m.
Continue the Festivities
Various Locations

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11:

Time

Event

Location

Details

8 a.m.
Birdwalk at Rice
9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Homecoming & Reunion Headquarters
9-10:30 a.m.
Praying Owls Breakfast
9-11 a.m.
Autry House Alumni and Friends Morning Prayer and Breakfast
10 a.m.-Noon
Rice Architecture Panel Discussion and Open Conversation
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Alumni Tailgate and Family Fest
Noon-5 p.m.
Rice Fellowship of Christian Athletes Tailgate
2:30 p.m. kickoff
Homecoming Football Game vs. Southern Miss
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Class of 1967 (50th) Golden Reunion Game Day Party
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Class of 1992 (25th) Silver Reunion Game Day Party
6 p.m.
Class of 1957 (60th) Reunion Gathering
6-9 p.m.
Class of 1972 (45th) Reunion Gathering
Home of Julie '72 and David '72 Itz
7 p.m.
Wiess College 60th Anniversary Gala
7-10 p.m.
All-Alumni Party
7 p.m.-12 a.m.
Rice Design Alliance Gala "Launch"

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12:

Time

Event

Location

Details

10 a.m.
Class of 1957 (60th) Reunion Brunch
Home of Joan and Homer '57 Borgstedte