Homecoming at Grand View

September 29 - October 6

We are thrilled for Grand View's 2024 Homecoming celebration! We invite all alumni, friends, and family to join Grand View for a fun filled week!

* - invite only event
** - student only event

Sunday 9/29
**Sidewalk Painting, Residence Halls
Monday 9/30
(events to be determined)
Tuesday 10/1
7:00 p.m. Women's Volleyball vs William Penn University, Johnson Wellness Center, Field House
Wednesday 10/2
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Grand ViewsSpeed Lyceum, Henning Student Center
Thursday 10/3
6:00 p.m. *1896 Club Dinner, Carlson Commons, Henning Student Center 
Friday 10/4
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Homecoming Festival, Grand Central Plaza
7:00 p.m. Women's Volleyball vs. Clarke University, Johnson Wellness Center, Field House
Saturday 10/5
8:00 a.m. Football Tailgate & Viking Bags Tournament, Maple Street Baptist Church (south of Duke Williams Stadium)
12:00 p.m. Football vs Clarke University, Duke Williams Stadium
4:00 p.m. Men's Soccer vs MidAmerica Nazarene University, Cownie Soccer Complex
6:00 p.m. *Athletic Awards Dinner, Carlson Commons, Henning Student Center
6:30 p.m. Women's Soccer vs MidAmerica Nazarene University, Cownie Soccer Complex


Sunday 10/6
10:00 a.m. Worship Service, Luther Memorial Church
10:00 a.m. Alumni Softball Game, Jacobson Softball Field

Check back often as new information and updates are being added regularly!

Athletics Events

Show your Viking pride! Homecoming week will be packed full of athletic competitions from several of our teams. In the meantime, check out the current athletics schedule and show your support!

Looking back at Homecoming 2023

2023 Alumni Awards Winners

Distinguished Alumni Award:
John Derryberry ’06

Sally Cartwright Volunteer Service Award:
Zane Vredenburg ’95

10 Under 10 Alumni Awards:

Bailee Arnburg ’19
Angelo Crinzi ’14
Jeri (Nagle BA ’15, MS ’17) Garretson
Aly (Merschman ’13) Greim
Devin Kono ’19
Angela Lose ’18
Kelsey (Kennedy ’15) Nichols
Paul Riesthuis ‘16
Sydney Sjaardema ’14
Kodi Schroeder ’14
Ashley (Van Gorp ’19) Wilson

Robert L. Mahaffey Community Service Award:
Gary Palmer '72

Visit the Alumni Awards page to see more previous winners.

2023 Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees

David Burkholder – Baseball
Chris Conway ’07 – Men’s Soccer
Jennifer (Jorgensen ’12) Marquez  - Women’s Basketball
2013 National Championship Football Team

See all inductees at the Athletics Hall of Fame site.