Schedule of Events

Tailgates and Receptions

Remembering Young Alumni

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 8:00 a.m. – Noon
Location: UVA Chapel
Event Description: The UVA Chapel will be open from 8:00 a.m. – noon for those who want to gather together and remember friends and classmates who have passed away. All are welcome to use the space.

UVA Alumni Association Tailgate

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Alumni Hall (211 Emmet St. S)
Event Description: Join us at Alumni Hall for a great pre-game tailgate. The event features $3 drafts from Blue Mountain Brewery, live music by the Radio Sparks, facepainting and glitter tattoos, a meal from Blue Ridge Cafe, a bounce house for the kids, raffles, giveaways, and more!  There will be a free shuttle to the game leaving one hour and fifteen minutes prior to kick-off, and continuing on a loop until kick-off.

Theta Chi Pre-Game Tailgate

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 9:30 a.m.
Location: Theta Chi House (600 Preston Place)
Contact: Mark Chinn (

Multicultural Student Services – Young Alumni Reception

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 10:00 a.m. – Noon
Location: Multicultural Student Center
Description: Multicultural Student Services (MSS) welcomes Young Alumni to attend an informal reception in the Multicultural Student Center. Come see what we’ve been doing over the past few years, where we’re going moving forward, and chat with current MSS Interns about programming and events for this year. Come by before the game between 10am and 12pm. Finger foods and beverages provided.

The Bolivar Network and LSA Homecomings Tailgate

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Lawn Rooms 44E & 48E
Description: Come celebrate Homecomings with the Bolivar Network and the Latinx Student Alliance. We will be tailgating before the football game outside of rooms 44E and 48E. The Bolivar Network Book Scholarship winners will be recognized at 11:30 a.m. If you are planning on attending please RSVP by responding to this emailing


Young Alumni Happy Hour

Date/Time: Friday, November 8; 8:00 p.m.
Location: Three Notch’d Brewery (520 2nd St SE)
Event Description: Attention Classes of 2019, 2018, 2017 – while you’re in Charlottesville for your YAR celebrations, head over to Three Notch’d for an event that you will not want to miss. Kick off the weekend by joining your fellow ‘Hoos for the exclusive Happy Hour for Young Alumni. Grab your friends and come enjoy free food and drinks!

Kappa Kappa Gamma 43rd Anniversary Celebration

Date/Time: Friday, November 8 – Sunday, November 10
Event Description:  Kappa Kappa Gamma sisters are invited to Grounds for a weekend full of fun! We will be celebrating our 43rd anniversary since the Epsilon Sigma chapter was founded with an evening in the Rotunda.  Event questions? Contact Kate Gibson at  Registration questions? Contact Mariel Childress at  Register now at EventBrite.

Young Alumni Reunions (YAR)

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 9:00 p.m. – Midnight
Location: Sprint Pavilion, Downtown Charlottesville
Event Description: Young Alumni Reunions (YAR) is the UVA young alumni party of the year. YAR takes place on the Saturday night of Homecomings Weekend and welcomes the University’s youngest undergraduate classes back to Charlottesville with a DJ and dancing, photo opps, late-night food and drink. Tickets are $25 (price increases to $30 on Nov. 1, and $35 on the day-of). The most recently graduated classes can purchase tickets online through Saturday, November 9 at 4:00 p.m. Tickets will not be sold at the door of the event. Want to know more? Check out the YAR FAQ page.


Volleyball – UVA vs. Clemson (Alumni Night)

Date/Time: Friday, November 8; 6:30 p.m.
Location: Memorial Gym

Football – UVA vs. Georgia Tech (Homecomings Game)

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; Kick-off at 12:30 p.m.
Location: Scott Stadium

Volleyball – UVA vs. Georgia Tech (Family Fitness/Youth Sports Day)

Date/Time: Sunday, November 10; 1:00 p.m.
Location: Memorial Gym


More Than the Score Lecture Series

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Location: Alumni Hall (211 Emmet St. S.)
Event Description: Join Lifetime Learning for their pre-game lecture!  This week’s topic is “What do the Cavalier Inn, Brandon Avenue, and UHall have in common?” If you have been pondering the changes you may have noticed on Grounds, then this More Than the Score talk is for you. The Architect for the University, Alice Raucher, will share updates on current and future planning projects on UVA’s Grounds. Join us for answers to your most probing questions. This event is free to attend, but registration is required.

Student Organizational

First Year Kick-Off

Date/Time: Monday, November 4; 5:00 7:00 p.m.
Location: Old Dorms Quad
Event Description: Calling all first-years!  Come for free food, a basketball toss, trivia, and corn hole! Hosted by the UVA Student Homecomings Board.

Spirit Lunch

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 5; 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Location: Newcomb Dining Hall
Event Description: Come enjoy a spirited lunch fir for a Cavalier at Newcomb Dining Hall! Hosted by the UVA Student Homecomings Board.

Homecomings T-Shirt Sales

Date/Time: Thursday, November 7; 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: The Lawn
Event Description: Buy your limited edition Homecomings t-shirt to wear to the football game on Saturday! Hosted by the UVA Student Homecomings Board.

NPHC Homecomings: Yard Show

Date/Time: Friday, November 8; 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Location: Amphitheatre (Inclement Weather Site: Newcomb Ballroom)
Event Description: The Fall Yard Show will feature performances from our current National-Pan Hellenic Council Organizations. There will be food for purchase, music, and more! Performances will start around 7:30 p.m.  For questions, please contact Whitney Shaw at

Pancakes for Parkinson’s

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: The South Lawn
Event Description: Join us on the South Lawn for our 16th annual pancake breakfast! 100% of the proceeds go directly to the Michael J. Fox Foundation.  We hope to see you all there!

IRC Young Alumni Breakfast

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 10:30 a.m. – Noon
Location: Mumford Dorm – Mumford Gathering Place
Event Description: Young alumni of the International Resident College are invited to join current students for breakfast before the UVA vs Georgia Tech football game! For questions, please contact Jill Jones at

Technology Leaders Program Rice 120 Throwdown

Date/Time: Saturday, November 9; 4:00 p.m.
Location: Rice 120
Event Description: Join fellow TLP alumni for a casual get-together, and pick up your TLP t-shirt!  For questions, please contact Reid Bailey at