Schedule of Events:
9 a.m. | Homecoming 5K Ram Run
All alumni, students, family, and friends are welcome.
Online registration is now closed. Walkin registration is free and begins at 8 a.m. in front of the McGinley Center.
Please arrive before 9 a.m. to pick up your race bib at Start/Finish line, in front of the McGinley Center.
Limited shower stalls will be available in the lower level of Fordham Prep until 11 a.m. Towels will NOT be provided.
10:30 a.m. | Gabelli School of Business Alumni Open House
Gabelli School of Business alumni are invited to a special celebratory preview of the school's newly renovated home in Hughes Hall, hosted by Dean Donna Rapaccioli, Ph.D., GSB '83. Following the dean's brief remarks, guests will be invited to attend guided tours of the facility prior to the Homecoming 2012 festivities.
Register for the Open House
11 a.m. | Homecoming "Under the Tent" opens on Edwards Parade.
Complimentary food and soft drinks will be served all day. A beverage garden with low-priced alcohol will be available with proper adult identification and bracelet. A D.J. will entertain throughout the day.
Noon | The Fordham band, cheerleaders, and Ram mascot perform.
Performance will take place in the Homecoming tent and lead the parade to Jack Coffey Field for kickoff.
1 p.m. | Fordham vs. Cornell kicks off on Jack Coffey Field.
Tent will close one hour after the end of the football game.
All football alumni will be acknowledged at the 50-yard line.
The first 50 football alumni to register will receive a free Fordham Football t-shirt.
Register for the Halftime Ceremony
4:30 p.m. | Homecoming Mass in Keating First Auditorium
Noon – 4 p.m.
A face painter and caricaturist will be available for children's entertainment in the Homecoming Tent. A student team member will supervise children all day.