Don’t Miss Rider’s 2021 Reunion Weekend

Rider will welcome students, alumni, family, friends and faculty to campus for the 2021 in-person homecoming weekend.

Scheduled for November 5-7, the Homecoming weekend schedule is packed with events that are sure to bring the Rider community together for celebrations and gatherings that encompass all that it means to be a Bronc.

A full schedule of events is available at Highlights of the weekend include:

Open from October 30 to November 7

Participate in a 1 mile walk, 5k run/walk or 10k bike ride in support of the Alumni Association; upload your times and photos from October 30th.

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November 5
7 p.m.
Yvonne Theater

Join medium Edward Nunzio for an evening of entertainment.

Plant a flag to honor veterans

November 6 and 7
All day
Campus mall

Did you know that Rider University was founded in 1865 with an inaugural class made up largely of Civil War veterans? Honor the veterans and service members in your life and beyond by planting flags inside the outline of a huge Rider “R” in Campus Mall.

November 6
Mercer Room, Daly Dining Room

Can you believe 50 years have passed since you graduated from Rider? Celebrate your milestone reunion with your classmates and enjoy a private celebration with President Dell’Omo.

Register to attend.

November 6
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Ribbon cutting at 11:15 a.m.)
Radio station, Beaux-Arts, 2nd floor

Help us celebrate the official grand opening of 107.7 The Bronc radio station’s new studios.

Register to attend.

November 6
11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Faculty/staff parking tent

Students, alumni, families, faculty, and staff are invited to an afternoon of live music, activities, and free food from local food trucks before the men’s basketball game at 4 p.m. This event will also honor frontline and healthcare alumni, as well as retired faculty staff.

Register to attend.

November 6
1:30 p.m.
Kaplan Square

Call for Class of 2020 and Class of 2021! Come back to see the unveiling of your bricks while catching up with your classmates. After the ceremony, alumni are invited to join the Broncs pregame tailgate.

Athletics Events

The whole weekend
alumni gymnasium

Come show your Bronc pride and cheer on three teams on Saturday and Sunday!

November 6
Women’s volleyball against Manhattan

4 p.m.
Men’s Basketball vs. Kutztown (Exhibition)
*Graduates and families, visit to get tickets using redemption code: HC21MBB (code is for general admission tickets only)

8 p.m.
Fight against Purdue
*Graduates and families, visit to get tickets using redemption code: HC21WR. (code is for general admission tickets only)

November 7
Women’s volleyball against Iona

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