Upcoming Events for Alumni & Friends

Throughout the year we host a number of special events. Check back often to see the most current events and registration information. 

Watkins Regional Park







WVSUNAA Eastern Region Picnic

July 15, 2017

Join your Yellow Jacket Family for a picnic at Watkins Regional Park! Picnic Buffet served from 1 pm – 3 pm includes hamburgers, hot dogs, BBQ chicken and more! Be sure to join us for a free, informal Yellow Jacket Reception at the Holiday Inn Express on Friday, July 14, 2017, from 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Lodging available at Holiday Inn Express, 901 Basil Court, Largo, MD 20774. Reservations available at the group-negotiated rate of $139 per night. Call 1.800.972.3159 Group Code: WVA. Deadline: June 12, 2017. 
Reserve your hotel room online and purchase your picnic tickets at connect.wvstateu.edu/events/easternregion

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Homecoming 2013


Homecoming 2017

September 28-30, 2017

Homecoming Registration forms will be mailed in the coming weeks. Once the forms are mailed online registration will be available. The Embassy Suites will serve as the headquarter hotel for the 2017 WVSU Homecoming and additional hotels have been added for your comfort.  Hotel reservations (at the headquarter hotel only) will be handled by Alumni Relations. Please do not contact the Embassy directly. Discounted rates can only be obtained by reserving through the University.  You must first register for 2017 WVSU Homecoming before booking a hotel room at the Embassy Suites. More information will be available at a later date.