Chapman Family Homecoming

Join us on Friday, Sept. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 1 for a weekend of fun that celebrates everything we love about Chapman!

Pete the Panther mascot stands with two men and two women in Chapman gear on Chapman campus

Get Ready for a Weekend of Fun at Chapman Family Homecoming

Save the date! Chapman Family Homecoming is happening Friday, Sept. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 1, and the university is revving up to welcome Panthers back to campus for a weekend of fun and family-friendly activities. 

The entire Chapman Family is invited to attend, including current students, parents and families, alumni, staff, faculty members and friends of the university. Highlights for the weekend will include:

Master classes with favorite professors.

This year’s lineup includes fascinating topics, such as:

  • Walt Disney & Charles Darwin: The Pursuit of Happiness and Knowledge
  • Fake Snakes, Exploding Cucumbers and Vomiting Birds: Stories from the Rainforest
  • The Modern David and Goliath: The War in Ukraine and the Struggle Against Authoritarianism.”

Chapman Family Homecoming Tailgate Extravaganza

Saturday afternoon, attendees can enjoy live entertainment in the Attallah Piazza, while enjoying free food and drinks. The party begins at 3 p.m. Saturday, so come hang out, reconnect with old friends and make some new ones as we celebrate everything we love about Chapman. 

Chapman Panthers vs. Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens 

It’s going to be an exciting Homecoming showdown as the Panthers take on the Sagehens! Come put your Paws Up and root for the home team when they take the field at 7 p.m. Saturday. 

The weekend will also offer a variety of meet-and-greets, reunions, campus tours and a screening of Disney’s “Coco,” accompanied by a live symphony orchestra of professional and Chapman student musicians.

With few exceptions, most events are free, but registration is required. For full details, the complete schedule and to register, please visit homecoming.Chapman.edu

Staci Dumoski