Homecoming and Family Weekend Set

Pitt-Johnstown

posted September 10, 2018


Join Pitt-Johnstown for Homecoming and Family Weekend 2018 on September 28 and 29!

Reminisce and make new memories during this year’s festivities. All are welcome to attend.

Homecoming and Family Weekend Schedule

Friday, September 28

5 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. – Festival featuring food, activities, and games by student organizations, the Mountain Cat Mixer, Live Band Karaoke, King and Queen Coronation, and Fireworks! Upper Campus Mall - Students, families, faculty, staff, and alumni are welcome.

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. –Mountain Cat Mixer
Must be 21 or older to attend. A nominal cash entry fee will be required on-site.

6 p.m. - 9 p.m. – Live Band Karaoke
A social event for students, faculty, staff, families, and alumni. Attendees have the opportunity to sing along with a live band.

8:30 p.m. – Coronation of King and Queen    

9 p.m. – Fireworks                                     

Saturday, September 29

2 p.m. - 4 p.m. – Group Portraits, Geocaching & Campus Tours

2 p.m. - 4 p.m. – Homecoming Community Service Projects

5 p.m. - 7 p.m. – Mountain Cat Mixer – A happy hour networking event

7 p.m. – rePercussion at Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center
Blurring the lines between electronic music, drum line, rock and slapstick, the groups' ability to combine drumming, comedy, and crowd interaction is unique and needs to be seen to believed! 
Entry is free of charge for Pitt-Johnstown students and those who RSVP in advance. All others will be required to pay a $10/adult; $5/child entry fee on-site, which will benefit Pitt-Johnstown Programming Board.


The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown was founded in 1927 and is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh. Pitt-Johnstown is recognized by the Princeton Review as a “Best in the Northeast” college, by G.I. Jobs as a “Military Friendly School,” and by Pennsylvania Business Central as a "Top 100 Organization.” The distinctive combination of Pitt-Johnstown’s people, programs, and place results in exceptional performance in preparing students for career and professional success. Pitt-Johnstown is the regional leader, educating for success in the Real World.