alumni events

Welcome to Clarion University's Alumni Event page!  All of our current and upcoming events are listed below with some events available for online registration.  To register online for an event, please click on the event's name.

**We have been experiencing issues when registering with a mobile device or tablet.  Until these issues are resolved, we highly recommend registering for events using a laptop or desktop.  We apologize for any inconvenience.**

For questions or more information, please contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or

2021 Homecoming - October 8 & 9, 2021


2021 Distinguished Awards Banquet
Gemmell Student Center
5:30 PM - Reception
7 PM - Dinner

The Clarion University Alumni Association invites you to its premier event, the 2021 Distinguished Awards Banquet. Awards to be recognized include Distinguished Alumni, Distinguished Service, Distinguished Young Alumni and Distinguished Venango Alumni. 

Tickets are $50 per person.  


Eggs with Ernie
Hart Chapel Parking Lot
10 AM - Noon

Join us for some mid-morning breakfast bites with your favorite Eagle, Ernie! Gather with friends and family to celebrate Homecoming 2021 with fun, family-friendly activities, information tables from various areas on campus & more. Stop by and pick up your commemorative 2021 Homecoming pin and other CU giveaways!
This event is FREE!

FREE Shuttle Service
Hart Chapel to Memorial Stadium
11 AM - 4 PM (running continuously)

68th Annual Autumn Leaf Festival Parade (Tentative)
Main Street, Clarion

There is a possibility this year's parade will not occur. In the event the parade cannot be held, please enjoy a reminiscent stroll through campus, or meander down Main Street and visit Clarion's local businesses. Who could resist a Bob's Sub while in town?

Stay tuned for updates on the parade by visiting the Clarion Area Chamber of Commerce at or here on our Homecoming page.

Eagle End Zone Alumni Party
Party begins at 1 PM; Game starts at 2 PM

All alumni and friends are invited to the Eagle End Zone to cheer our Golden Eagles to a homecoming victory! Enjoy endless appetizers and beverages while you watch Clarion take on the Crimson Hawks of IUP.

Admission is $15 per person and includes a ticket to the game.

Upcoming Alumni Events

Stay tuned for more details and registration information for the following events!

Autumn Leaf Festival, October 2-10, 2021

Homecoming Weekend, October 8-9, 2021

Distinguished Awards, Rescheduled - October 8, 2021

Alumni Weekend, June 9-11, 2022

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