Green & Gold Weekend

GREEN AND GOLD WEEKEND – Homecoming & Family Weekend 2021

Registration is highly recommended for GREEN AND GOLD WEEKEND. Your registration will get you your ticket to the football game on Saturday.

You must register by Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. Late registration may result in not being admitted to an event. All events are open to alumni, families and friends.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE WEEKEND

Please note that at this time Tiffin University is requiring masks while in indoor common spaces regardless of vaccination status. TU’s COVID-19 protocols are thoughtfully developed in consultation with the Seneca County Health Commissioner and adhere to the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Ohio Department of Health. 

Friday, Oct. 1, 2021

TimeEventDescriptionLocation
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.GREEN & GOLD WEEKEND check-in tableStop in the Gillmor Student Center to check in, grab a bag of Blazin’ BBQ Ballreich’s chips and the weekend agenda.Gillmor Lobby, Gillmor Student Center, 155 Miami St. 
11 a.m.Dragon Alumni SymposiumAlumni Success Panel with alumni from School of Business, School of Criminal Justice and Social Sciences and School of Arts and Sciences.Gillmor Student Center
12 p.m.Alumni Achievement Awards presentationCongratulations to our 2021 Alumni Achievement Award recipients!Gillmor Student Center
2 – 5 p.m.

Campus Tours

How long has it been since you have been back to campus?

Meet us at the Welcome Center for a campus tour with a current TU Student Ambassador. Tours will leave on the hour at 2, 3 and 4 p.m.

Welcome Center, 231 Miami St.
3 p.m.Remembering Graham Ryan

Tiffin University lost one of its most cherished supporters on May 19, 2020, when Graham Ryan passed away. In his honor, we will be dedicating a Tiffin University Bench right outside the Gillmor Student Center doors.

Gillmor Student Center/Gillmor Student Center parking lot

5:30 p.m.Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony

Congratualtions to our 2020/2021 Hall of Fame Honorees

$55 per person, registration and pre-payment is required.

Heminger Center, 350 Miami St. 
7:30 p.m.Live MusicStudent, alumni and families are invited for live music.The Marion Center, 235 Miami St. 
9 p.m.Green & Gold Alumni & Friends Social

Join your fellow alumni and friends for drinks and snacks in the Wall Street Pub & Grille.

Wall Street Pub & Grille, 235 Miami St.

Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021

TimeEventDescriptionLocation
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.GREEN & GOLD WEEKEND check-in table

Stop in the Gillmor Student Center to check in, grab a bag of Blazin’ BBQ Ballreich’s chips and the weekend agenda.

Gillmor Lobby, Gillmor Student Center, 155 Miami St.
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.Campus ToursMeet us at the Welcome Center for a campus tour with a current TU Student Ambassador. Tours will leave on the hour at 9, 10, 11 a.m. and 12 p.m.Welcome Center, 231 Miami St.
9 a.m.Green and Gold Golf Outing

Participate in the Annual Homecoming Golf Outing at Seneca Hills!

Alumni, students, parents, family and friends are welcome to attend. Registration at 8 a.m., tee time at 9 a.m. Proceeds of this event go to Aaron Ciak Memorial Scholarship.

Register here.

Seneca Hills Golf Course, 4044 W. Township Rd 98, Tiffin
11 a.m.

Brunch and Bingo

Families are welcome to enjoy brunch while playing a game of bingo. Play bingo for raffle tickets and a chance to win prizes.Marion Center, 235 Miami St.
11 a.m.Men’s Basketball Alumni Game

TU men’s basketball alumni vs. alumni game

Gillmor Student Center
11 a.m.Softball Alumni Game

TU softball team vs. alumni

Softball Field, Paradiso Athletic Complex, 2375 County Road 26, Tiffin
12 p.m.Women’s Soccer game  TU Dragons vs. Kentucky Wesleyan CollegeParadiso Athletic Complex, 2375 County Road 26, Tiffin
12 p.m.Class of 1970 and 1971 50/51 Year Reunion Luncheon

All Golden Grads are invited for lunch and reminiscing. There will be a campus walking tour available after the luncheon.

Osceola Theatre, Gillmor Student Center
12 p.m.25+ Year Reunion Luncheon

Join your fellow alumni celebrating 25+ years since graduation.

Alumni from the classes of 1996 and earlier are welcome to attend. There will be a campus walking tour available after the luncheon.

Osceola Theatre, Gillmor Student Center
1 – 3 p.m.All Greek Cookout

Celebrating 100 years of Greek Life on TU’s campus! All alumni Greeks and current Greeks are invited to the backyards of “Greek Row” on Clay Street for a Greek Cookout.

246 Clay St.
2:30 p.m.Men’s Soccer gameTU Dragons vs. Kentucky Wesleyan CollegeParadiso Athletic Complex, 2375 County Road 26, Tiffin
2:30 p.m.Football Tailgate

Show your DRAGON PRIDE and join us for refreshments and fun.

Featuring food trucks, tailgating, games for kids of all ages face painting and a kid’s craft tent.

Pre-game events also include an introduction and recognition of the 2020/2021 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees.

Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
2:30 p.m.Alumni Tent

Check in at the alumni tent for photos with the Dragon and giveaways.

Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
2:30 p.m.Gridiron Club Tent

Members of the TU Football Gridiron Club are invited to a tent on the track to enjoy the football game. Must be a current member of the Gridiron Club.

Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
3 p.m.Class of 2020 Celebration

Special recognition for the class of 2020.

Due to COVID-19, the class of 2020 had to celebrate their Commencement virtually. We would like to honor this class prior to the  football game followed by a special tailgate in the end zone. Members from the class of 2020 must RSVP for this event. 

Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
3 p.m.Cheerleading AlumniYou are invited to cheer with the current team.Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
3:30 p.m.Band and Choir Alumni Join Current Students

Choir alumni to join TU Choir for the Alma Mater and the national anthem. Band alumni invited to join members of TU Marching Band for the fight song.

Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
4 p.m.Football Game

TU Dragons vs. Hillsdale College

Half-time: Introduction of Homecoming Court and performances by the TU Marching Band and Choir with special alumni guests.

Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.
7 p.m.Performing Arts Laboratory ToursCome take a tour of the Performing Arts LaboratoryPerforming Arts Laboratory, 231 Miami Street

Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021

11 a.m. –

2 p.m.

Farewell BrunchStop in the Cole Dining Hall in the Gillmor Student Center to grab brunch before you leave town. $8 per person, pay at the door.Cole Dining Hall, Gillmor Student Center

Additional Information…

Hotel accommodations are very limited. Room blocks have been made at Holiday Inn Express and Hampton Inn. When calling, reference “Tiffin University Homecoming.”

Bookstore Extended Homecoming hours: Friday: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Closed on Sunday)

Stop in the TU Bookstore all weekend long to grab your new TU Gear. Be sure to ask for your 10% alumni discount!

The Wall Street Pub & Grille (corner of Miami and Wall). They will be running alumni specials all weekend long.

Friday: 11 a.m. to midnight

Saturday: 11 a.m. to midnight

Pfeiffer Library: Visit the historical archives in Pfeiffer Library to see your yearbook, past issues of the Tystenac and other memorabilia.

Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

DISCOVER TIFFIN!

Discover Tiffin! When was the last time you visited Tiffin, Ohio and downtown Tiffin? On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., start your tour at Simply Susan’s, a locally owned boutique, and take a self-guided walking tour of all the new shops and restaurants in downtown Tiffin. Many shops and restaurants will be running Green & Gold Weekend specials! Click here for a full listing of Downtown Tiffin businesses.