The Great Gustie Gathering
October 8th, 2022

Gustavus Homecoming hoopla is for families and alumni alike!

The Alumni & Parent Engagement Office invites our fabulous alumni community, parents, and families back to campus to celebrate Homecoming 2022! 

Our office is carefully planning events that will be offered in various formats, locations, and times in order to reach as many members of our community as possible, while focusing on the health and safety of our community. Come as you are and enjoy all that Homecoming has to offer!

 Watch your email, Gustavus Alumni social media, and this page to get the details and register for this epic Great Gustie Gathering. 

Homecoming day event schedule
8 a.m.

Registration opens

Information Desk, Lower lever of the Jackson Campus Center

8-10 a.m. 


Evelyn Young Dining Room

8:45 a.m.

Alumni Choir food and fellowship time

Warm-up and rehearsal begins at 9 a.m.

Christ Chapel

10 a.m.

Homecoming Service of Remembrance 

Christ Chapel

10:30 a.m.

50 Year Club Football AND 1971 Baseball & Football MIAC Champions 50th Anniversary Reunion Reception

Lunch served at 11:00 a.m.

Banquet Room -- Jackson Campus Center

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

All Gustie Lunch

Evelyn Young Dining Room

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Homecoming Gustie Pub and Family Fun Zone

Enjoy locally sourced beer and wine, non-alcoholic beverages, and snacks in the Homecoming tent and patio. Experience activities for all ages as you play lawn games, jump in the bounce house or race through the inflatable obstacle course, show off your skills in arts and crafts, and interact with llamas at the Llovable Llama Experience.

Homecoming tent - grassy field next to College View Apartments

1:00 p.m.

Gustavus Football v. St. Scholastica

Hollingsworth Field

We at Gustavus are closely monitoring the local and national status of the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus. We are currently planning for a fully in-person Homecoming celebration while following guidance from the CDC, MN Department of Health, and the Gustavus COVID Response Team. In the event we must dramatically change our plans and cancel this event, refunds will be issued.