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    Virtual Homecoming 2020

    Join us online October 29-31!

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    Virtual Homecoming 2020

    Join us online October 29-31!

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    Virtual Homecoming 2020

    Join us online October 29-31!

Revisit 1970

This year we are celebrating the Class of 1970 and their 50th year reunion! To revisit 1970 on campus, take a look at the 1970 Petit Jean yearbook and Bison newspapers from that year.


Share photos, memories and thoughts about the virtual events and activities throughout the weekend. Follow other departments on campus for updates and announcements. Find them using our social media directory. Following Harding University & Harding Alumni on social media to keep up with the latest news!

Harding Network

University alumni can now connect with each other in a new digital space through Harding Network. The Office of Alumni Relations launched Harding Network as a tool for alumni to communicate with each other and stay up to date on what’s happening at Harding.

Tentative Homecoming Schudule: October 29-31, 2020

Even though traditional Homecoming festivities on campus are postponed for 2020, stay tuned for the Virtual Homecoming schedule as we celebrate the 96th anniversary! There will still be numerous opportunities to reconnect to your alma mater for a weekend of spirit and camaraderie from the comfort of your home! Visit this page for constantly updated information and links to join events. Share your photos with us using #bringHUhome20.

Tentative Schedule | Thursday, October 29

10 a.m. Chapel broadcast

5 p.m. “Live at Five” broadcast

Diamond and Diamond Plus Circles virtual reunions will honor classes of ’70, ’65, ’60, ’55, ’50 and ’45. If you are interested in hosting an online reunion for your class, email alumni@harding.edu. 


Tentative Schedule | Friday, October 30

10 a.m. Chapel broadcast

TBA Black Student Association Choir

TBA Good News Singers 

5 p.m. “Live at Five” broadcast

TBA 96th Anniversary Virtual Black and Gold Banquet, A wonderful evening to remind you of your favorite Harding memories celebrated with some of your favorite Harding heroes and Harding’s outstanding and distinguished alumni.

Tentative Schedule | Saturday, October 31

8-9:45 a.m. Virtual President’s Council fall 2020 business meeting

TBA Virtual Alumni chapel Remember the songs and share the memories of chapel with other alumni

TBA Belles and Beaux concert

TBA Homecoming Parade through campus -STUDENT GROUPS APPLY HERE

TBA Dedication of the Hatcher Indoor Soccer Facility 

TBA Pied Pipers children’s theatre troupe 

Classes of ’45, ’50, ’55, ’60, ’65, ’70, ’75, ’80, ’85, ’90, ’95, ’00, ’05, ‘10 and ‘15 can celebrate together virtually.  If you are interested in hosting an online reunion for your class, email alumni@harding.edu. 


Live Events

Throughout the weekend, there will be live events for you to join and participate in, like the crowing of the Homecoming queen and the return of our Homecoming Parade, based around the theme of "These are a Few of our Favorite Things!"

Events on Demand

In addition to live events, there will also be things you can watch along with the rest of us on the schedule, or on your own time. Take this opportunity to go back and watch your favorite Homecoming musical, virtually tour campus or listen to our musical groups perform.

Parade Entry Information for Student Groups

How to Enter

Fill out the Harding 2020 Homecoming Parade Entry Form. Filling out this form helps us keep track of how many organizations will be involved in the Homecoming Parade. You will still be able to make changes to your group’s plan after filling out the entry form.

The Building Process

Each group participating in the parade will be responsible for providing their own vehicle, trailer and decorating materials for their entry. Each group will also be responsible for finding a place to store and build their float. Individuals involved in the building process should wear masks at all times and remain six feet apart.


Homecoming Parade Rules and Regulations 2020


Each group must create a roster that includs all participants as well as sign the attached waiver and send both completed forms to sbridges@harding.edu.



Alumni Awards 2020

Making an impact

During the Virtual Homecoming Black & Gold Banquet, Harding University will honor a select group of individuals who are making an impact in their communities and around the world. The alumni selected were chosen for their degree of excellence and recognition in their fields; lives consistent with University ideals; active support of the University; and service to their community, church and God.

Alumni Awards 2020 To Be Announced

Distinguished Alumni

Outstanding Young Alumni

Outstanding Alumni

College of Allied Health,  

College of Arts & Humanities,  

College of Bible & Ministry,  

College of Business Administration,  

College of Education,  

College of Nursing,  

College of Sciences,  


More virtual reunions and events are pending. If you want to plan a
virtual reunion or event, contact alumni@harding.edu.

Contact Us

Homecoming is hosted by Alumni Relations


Toll Free 800-477-4312, ext. 1