Homecoming 2023!

One of the best weekends to be a Warrior is quickly approaching. Homecoming Weekend will be Friday, October 6 to Saturday, October 7.

Make your plans now because we cannot wait to celebrate our 2023 Homecoming with you on campus!

ESU aw we prepare for an incredible weekend this year, please visit our ESU Flickr to see pictures of all the Homecoming throughout the years.

Also, when you arrive to campus and take pictures, make sure you use #warriorhomecoming2023 to share with us!

Schedule of Warrior Events

ESU looks forward to having you back to campus for Homecoming this year for a unique experience!

Week of Homecoming (October 2 to 5)
Preparing for Celebration
Paint the Town Starting
October 2
Stroudsburg &
East Stroudsburg
Social Media
Homecoming Tee
Shirt Give-a-way
October 2
Follow ESU Social
Media to find the
campus location
get one!
Thursday, August 5
Royalty Reveal Events
Pink Light Walk 5:00 p.m. -
7:30 p.m.
Science and Technology Center Lawn
Warrior Madness 7:30 p.m. -
9:30 p.m.
Koehler Fieldhouse
Friday, October 6
A Warrior Day of Celebration
Event Time Location
Bookstore Hours 9:00 a.m. -
6:00 p.m.
University Center
Alumni Check-in 11:00 a.m. -
2:00 p.m
Annert Alumni
Remembrance Day 11:00 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.
Leadership and Service Award
Plaque Reveal Ceremony
3:00 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.
Senior Walk at the
front of campus
Class of 1973 Reception
with President Long*
5:00 p.m. -
9:00 p.m.
Innovation and
Entrepreneurship Center
Alumni Awards and
Reunion Banquet*
5:00 p.m. -
9:00 p.m.
Innovation and
Entrepreneurship Center
ESU Volleyball vs.
7:00 p.m. -
8:30 p.m.
Homecoming Bonfire 8:00 p.m. -
10:00 p.m.
Parking Lot 23
Saturday, October 7
A Warrior Day of Spirit
Event Time Location
ESU Bookstore Hours 10:00 am -
6:00 pm
University Center
Sports Management Warrior Wake-up* 9:00 a.m. -
11:00 a.m.
Zimbar –
Mattioli Recreation Center:
20th Anniversary Celebration
11:00 a.m. -
1:00 p.m.
Recreation Center
ESU Men’s Soccer vs.
West Chester University
11:30 a.m. -
12:30 p.m.
ESU Field Hockey vs.
Slippery Rock University
12:00 p.m. -
2:00 p.m.
Whitenight Field
Men's Basketball Alumni Event* 12:00 p.m. -
2:00 p.m.
Innovation and
All Alumni & University Tailgate* 1:00 p.m. -
6 :00p.m.
Zimbar –
Hall Outdoor
Basketball Courts
Class of 1973 Tailgate Class Party* 1:00 p.m. -
6:00 p.m.
Zimbar –
Hall Outdoor
Basketball Courts
(Rain Location –
Zimbar Gym)
ESU Soccer vs.
West Chester University
1:30 p.m. -
3:00 p.m.
Pride Alumni Mixer 2:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Gender and Sexuality Center - University Center
Fan Zone & Marketplace
Vendor Registration*
2:00 p.m. -
6:00 p.m.
Front of
University Walkway
ESU Volleyball vs.
Shepherd University
4:00 p.m. -
5:30 p.m.
Koehler Fieldhouse
ESU Football
Millersville University
(Gates open at 4:05 p.m.)
6:05 p.m. -
9:05 p.m.
Eiler-Martin Stadium
* = Registration required

Homecoming Gallery

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Contact Us

For any information related to Homecoming, please contact Joe Akob at jakob@esu.edu

Contact Information

Campus Address
University Center
(570) 422-3394
Title of Department Leader
Executive Director, Student Activity Association, Inc.
Joe Akob