Homecoming 2018

Campus will be alive with homecoming events and activities October 4–7, 2018. Check this webpage often for updates as we bring you the latest news on this year’s events.

Welcome home

As you arrive on campus, stop by our Homecoming Welcome Center in the Story Student Center. There, you may check in, pick up your name tag, get event updates and find answers to any questions. Alumni Relations can also answer your questions now at 402.465.2568 or alumni [at] nebrwesleyan.edu.

Welcome Center hours

Thursday, October 4, 3–5 p.m.

Friday, October 5, 10:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Saturday, October 6, 8–10 a.m.


Many homecoming events include food. You can also enjoy a convenient meal on campus in the Prairie Point Dining Center. Pay at the door.

  • Breakfast: $6.30 (7:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. M–F)
  • Lunch: $8.35 (11 a.m.–1:15 p.m. M–F)
  • Dinner: $8.95 (5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. M–F)
  • Archway Cafe (7 a.m.–11:30 p.m. M–F; 5–11:30 p.m. Sat.)

Show your spirit

Wear your NWU colors with pride on campus. NWU homecoming T-shirts are available to purchase online when you register or at the Welcome Center on campus. (Quantities are limited.)

Prairie Wolves Book Store hours
Story Student Center

Thursday, October 4, 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Friday, October 5, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Saturday, October 6, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

(Discount coupons available at the Welcome Center.)

Lodging options

Make your reservation by September 3 and specify “Nebraska Wesleyan Homecoming” to receive the discounted rate (limited availability).

Hotel Address Phone Price
New Victorian Suites 225 N. 50th St. 402.464.4400 starting at $69
Holiday Inn Express & Suites I-80 2200 Wildcat Dr. 402.975.8330 starting at $99
Comfort Suites East 331 N. Cotner Blvd. 402.991.2656 starting at $109
Staybridge Suites Northeast 1501 N. 86th St. 402.484.6000 starting at $99
The Cornhusker Marriott 333 South 13th St. 402.474.7474 starting at $115
Hyatt Place 600 Q Street 402.742.6007 starting at $109


Contact or visit us

Nebraska Wesleyan University Alumni Office
5000 Saint Paul Avenue
Lincoln, NE 68504
1.800.541.3818 ext. 2123
alumni [at] nebrwesleyan.edu