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Mount Aloysius College Homecoming: October 4-6

Join us on the mountain for a weekend of fun, community, and celebration!

Josh Gallagher photo

To register for Homecoming, please call (814) 886-6628 or email alumni@mtaloy.edu


*NEW* Alumni, Family and Friends Weekend Horseshoe Club

Weekend VIP Package:

For a price of $50.00, you’ll receive:

  • An exclusive VIP gift
  • Reserved Parking
  • Unlimited weekend access to the ACWC President’s box (with WiFi, complementary food and drink)

Hotel Accommodations

Quality Inn
Ebensburg, PA
(814) 472-6100
Room block named, “Mount Aloysius Alumni & Family,” held until September 4, 2019.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 4

Event Time Location Description
Weekend Information and Registration Table 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm ACWC Lobby
*NEW* Lacrosse Clinic and Information Session 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Ray and Louise Walker Athletic Complex A special information session open to all community members. Come learn about the new NCAA sport and what Coach Danielle O’Leary has in store for the year! Requires RSVP in advance.
Criminology Department hosts “ESCAPE ROOM” 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center 1st floor main lobby Criminology Professor Dr. Elizabeth Mansley and her team of current students have planned an exciting themed escape room. All grads, especially those from in the field of criminal justice, will have one hour to complete a themed mission and “escape” the room. Working together to solve important clues and puzzles is the main event!
Requires RSVP in advance.
Weekend Kickoff Reception and NBC’s The Voice Star Nashville Recording Artist Josh Gallagher Band Concert 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center Weekend Kickoff Reception starting at 7:00 pm and music beginning around 8:30 pm. Join the Mountie Community for an exciting 1st concert in the ACWC with this local legend.

Saturday, October 5

Event Time Location Description
Weekend Information and Registration Table 8:00 am – 11:00 am ACWC Lobby
Academic Session CEU | Physical Therapy Assistant 8:30 am – 11:00 am PTA Lab in the Chapel Building Ground Floor PTA Professor Dr. Emily Houseknecht PT, DPT, CEEAA, GCS will be leading an exciting PTA CEU session for our campus community.
Mercy after the Mount | Coffee Bar and Discussion 10:00 am – 11:00 am ACWC 1st Floor Join MAC’s own Kimberly Robertson in this interactive discussion about life beyond the Mount and how we can bring mercy into our everyday lives. Session open to all alumni, family and friends.
Softball Reunion and Alumni Game 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Ray and Louise Walker Athletic Complex Join old teammates and other softball alumni in friendly competition with today’s Mountie softball players cheering the graduates on!
Student Activities Carnival and Homecoming Lunch 11:00 am – 1:30 pm ACWC 1st Floor Lobby Enjoy the excitement of games, candy and lunch in the ACWC with our Mountie community.
*NEW* Nursing Alumni Social and Information Session 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Pierce Hall Mingle with MAC nursing alumni and learn about updates with the program.
AMCC Conference Matches Vs. Hilbert – Men’s and Women’s Soccer 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Ray and Louise Walker Athletic Complex Join the Mountie community in cheering on our current soccer teams.
Parents and Families of Current MAC Students Meet and Greet 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm ACWC 1st floor reception area All parents and extended families of current students, and their guests are invited to enjoy a beautiful networking social on campus. Meet and mingle to establish good Mountie parent and Mountie connections that can last forever!
Catherine McAuley Tea Party 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Alumni Hall in the Main Administration Building Enjoy afternoon tea and learn about the Mercy Sister Foundress, Catherine McAuley.
Mass 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Mercy Chapel on Campus Join all Mountie community members in worship adhering to our Catholic and Mercy heritage.
Fall Beer and Wine Pairings Event 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 1st floor ACWC Fall beer and wine selections from the area will be featured as this exciting networking social for our Mountie community! You will not want to miss this great tasting event!

Sunday, October 6

Event Time Location Description
Information Session about the 2nd Alumni, Family, and Friends Summer 2020 International Trip 8:30 am – 9:00 am ACWC Classroom 213 Learn about the revitalized initiative for the campus community- an international travel opportunity.
Weekend Information and Registration Table 9:00 am – 10:00 am ACWC Lobby
Campus Trail Walks, Yoga, Fishing at Campus Pond 9:00 am – 11:00 am ACWC 1st floor lobby Enjoy the outdoors with your fellow Mountie Community Members. Starting times will vary.
Mercy Presidential Scholar Reunion Brunch 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Alumni Hall Mingle and enjoy a city style brunch on campus. Share stories about your days as a campus leader.

Be sure and RSVP online in advance!

Aerial Photo of Mount Aloysius Campus