GMercyU Homecoming


Whether you are a GMercyU alum, a current student or part of the Griffin family, Red and Gold Weekend 2017 has something for you!

Friday, September 29

Accounting & Financial Career Fair
9 a.m. – 12 p.m., Waldron Center

Looking for a job in the accounting or financial sectors? Visit GMercyU’s career fair to meet employers in the area who are looking to hire. Contact the Career Development Office for more information or to register:

Bump Ball & BBQ
4:00- 7:00 p.m., Genuardi Pavilion & Lawn    

More details to come!

Saturday, September 30

Residence Life Reunion
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., St. Brigid Lawn (Rain Location: The Glass Lounge)

Residence Assistant alumni are invited to enjoy an afternoon with former Residence Life staff. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Residence Life at

Coffee with the President
11:30 a.m., University Hall Rotunda

Come out and get to know GMercyU’s new president, Deanne Horner D’Emilio, JD over a cup of coffee and share your favorite campus experiences. 

Athletic Events 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Alumni vs. Student Flag Football Tournament
12 :00 p.m., Athletic Complex Front Field

Sign up to participate in GMercyU's inaugural Alumni vs. Student Flag Football tournament. Grab your friends and come out to play or cheer, as we find out who has more guts and gets the glory...alumni or students. Tee shirts available for all participants. The winning group wins the revered trophy and bragging rights until next year. Pre-registration is required to play. To sign up as an individual, a team or for more information, contact Maddie Herman at by September 22.    

Field Hockey
2:00 p.m., Outdoor Athletic Complex

Gwynedd Mercy University vs. Immaculata University 

Alumni Tailgate
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Commuter Lot C

Relive your glory days on campus and celebrate Homecoming with your friends at the Alumni Tailgate! YOU bring the tailgate (grill, refreshments, games, etc.) and we’ll have snacks available for purchase, games and music by alum, DJ Raw Skillz.  Take an opportunity while on campus to check out various receptions, athletic games, tournaments and Fall Festival. The tailgate is open to alumni, students, faculty and friends who are 21+ years and older. ID must be shown at the gate to gain entrance. 

At this time we can only accommodate single-space parking for registered cars. Each car is $20 and spaces are available on a first come, first served basis or as space allows. Walk-ins are welcome. Sorry, no buses, RV’s, surreys or trollies. Register now! Contact the Alumni Office with questions 215-641-5554 or

Fall Festival
1:00 – 5:00 p.m., Genuardi Pavilion Lawn (Rain location: Rotelle Lounge)

Come out for an afternoon of fun as you mingle and participate in activities with students, alumni, faculty, friends and neighbors. Check out the festival and the new activities available. No pets allowed.  Sponsored by Student Government Association.

All Alumni Reception
3:00 – 6:00 p.m., University Hall Rotunda

Celebrate Homecoming with fellow alumni, faculty and friends over food and drinks at the GMercyU alumni reception, in its new space, the Rotunda. To RSVP, contact the Alumni Office or 215-641-555.