Golden Alumni Homecoming Events

Every year as part of the Homecoming festivities, Truman State University is proud to welcome back alumni celebrating the 50-year mark of their graduation who are invited to participate in two special events:

  • Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony at the annual Bulldog Forever Celebration Banquet on Friday evening
  • Golden Alumni Class Reunion Luncheon held on Saturday before the Homecoming football game

Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony/Bulldog Forever Homecoming Celebration Banquet

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 | 6 p.m. | Student Union Building (prior to the banquet, you’re also invited to a reception across the hall in the HUB)
Banquet Tickets: Adults: $20*/Children age 12 and under $10
*Alumni participating in Golden Alumni Ceremony receive one complimentary banquet ticket

In honor of their 50th anniversary, Truman alumni who graduated from the University 50 or more years ago who have not previously participated in the diploma ceremony are invited to join us for the Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony that takes place during the Bulldog Forever Homecoming Celebration Banquet, in the Georgian Room in the Student Union Building. Dressed in the traditional graduation cap and gown, you will march in a graduation procession in front of family and friends and the University president will present you with a commemorative diploma. Alumni who register to participate in the Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony will receive one complimentary ticket for the Bulldog Forever Homecoming Celebration Banquet. This unforgettable event is guaranteed to create yet another fond memory for you. If you graduated 50 or more years ago, watch for details in your mail!

Register for Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony  Purchase Banquet Tickets

Golden Alumni Class Reunion Luncheon

Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 | Student Union Building
Luncheon Tickets: Adults: $10/Children age 12 and under $7

Before the Homecoming football game on Saturday of Homecoming weekend, all alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago are invited to the Golden Alumni Reunion Luncheon. Bring your friends and family, chat with old classmates, and share your favorite memories over a fabulous lunch in the Student Union Building. You will receive a gift courtesy of the Truman Alumni Association and you might even win a door prize. Watch for details in your mail!

Purchase Luncheon Tickets

For More Information
In addition to these events, you’re invited to attend the other activities planned for alumni on Homecoming weekend. For more details about Homecoming activities including the full schedule, visit our Homecoming website.  You can also contact the Office of Advancement by calling 800-452-6678 or 660-785-4192.