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Cornerstone Alumni Celebration at Homecoming

Alumni pose with the HokieBird

Friday, Oct. 14 and Saturday, Oct. 15
Virginia Tech Blacksburg Campus

Registration is $10 in advance and $15 the day of. $5 of registration helps fund the student-led Homecoming Court's service platforms.

Join fellow Cornerstone Alumni at Homecoming Weekend with special events. As Virginia Tech's most passionate and loyal alumni, there are exclusive events planned just for Cornerstone Alumni. Plus, register now and receive an exclusive Cornerstone tumbler!

Cornerstone Alumni tumbler

Weekend Schedule

Friday, Oct. 14: Pass in Review in honor of the Class of 1972

  • When: Friday, Oct. 14 at approximately 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Drillfield
  • About:  The Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets will conduct a Pass in Review on the Drillfield to honor returning members of the Class of 1972 who are celebrating their 50th this year. All Alumni from the Class of 1972 (Cadet and Civilian Student Alumni) are welcome to attend this time-honored tradition. Shuttle service from the Holtzman Alumni Center to the event is available.

Friday, Oct. 14: Cornerstone Alumni Homecoming Parade Watch Party 

  • When: Friday, Oct. 14 at 6 p.m.
  • Where: Alumni Mall
  • About: Join us to watch the parade. We'll have a tent and chairs specifically for our group and a great view of the parade. Refreshments will also be provided. Shuttle service from the Holtzman Alumni Center to the event is available.

Friday, Oct. 14: Fireworks on the Drillfield

  • When: Friday, Oct. 14 at 8:45 p.m.
  • Where: Drillfield
  • About: Enjoy a fireworks show over the Drillfield!

Saturday, Oct. 15: Homecoming Tailgate

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 15 four hours before kickoff
  • Where: Holtzman Alumni Center
  • About: Have fun before the game at our annual tailgate with a special tent just for Cornerstone Alumni. We'll have food, games, music, and more! 
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