• <div style="background-image:url(/live/image/gid/6/width/1600/height/300/crop/1/30028_english-_literature.rev.1452013046.png)"/>
  • <div style="background-image:url(/live/image/gid/6/width/1600/height/300/crop/1/30024_area_studies.rev.1451945934.png)"/>
  • <div style="background-image:url(/live/image/gid/6/width/1600/height/300/crop/1/30485_library.rev.1454952369.png)"/>
  • <div style="background-image:url(/live/image/gid/6/width/1600/height/300/crop/1/29871_papers.rev.1452013163.png)"/>
  • <div style="background-image:url(/live/image/gid/6/width/1600/height/300/crop/1/30025_education.rev.1451945980.png)"/>
  • <div style="background-image:url(/live/image/gid/6/width/1600/height/300/crop/1/30027_self_designed_major.rev.1451946126.png)"/>

Homecoming

Frequently Asked Questions

Homecoming 2017

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have at alumni@lakeforest.edu or 847-735-6000.  

We are looking forward to seeing you on October 6-7, 2017.

General FAQs

Parent and Family FAQs


General FAQs

How do I find out the names of other alumni who are attending Homecoming?
Lake Forest College has been updating the names of alumni who are planning to attend Reunion events at Homecoming as well as alumni that are attending Homecoming overall. These names can be found on the See Who’s Coming link and on each specific reunion webpage. Go https://www.lakeforest.edu/about/homecoming/reunions/ to check out the reunion information. Click on the Reunion year of the alumni you are looking to locate and check out the Who’s Coming section. Enjoy connecting with your classmates and enjoy the reunion together!

What is included in the Alumni Fan Fest?
Come join your friends in class designated areas under the big tent and enjoy a buffet, drinks, music, and activities for the kids during this exciting pre-game tradition. Your ticket purchase includes two drink tickets and additional drink tickets can be purchased with cash at the event.

What time is the game?
Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7.

Where can I park when visiting campus?
When parking, please follow the direction of public safety. They will be on campus to help you during the weekend.  We also ask that you follow posted signage regarding parking.

What happens if it rains?
Homecoming is a Rain or Shine event.  We will see you there, no matter the weather.

Where should I plan on staying while at Homecoming?
We have made arrangements with several hotels for lodging at Homecoming.  See the following link for more specific information.

Will we need tickets to the events?
Tickets are encouraged and can be picked up with your name tag at the Homecoming Welcome Center. Tickets can also be purchased at the events themselves.

I plan on bringing my kids with me to Homecoming and Reunion Weekend. Are there any activities for children?
Absolutely!  Families and children are always welcome at Lake Forest College. Kids might enjoy the parade, the special family area at Fan Fest and of course the football game starting at 2 p.m.

 

 

Parent and Family FAQs

Are parents and families welcome at Homecoming?
ABOSOLUTELY! We wouldn’t have it any other way. Join us for the full schedule of events. Register and be a part of the fun.  

What time is the game?
Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7.

Where can I park when visiting campus?
When parking, please follow the direction of public safety. They will be on campus to help you during the weekend. We also ask that you follow posted signage regarding parking.

Are there other weekend events on campus for parents and families to attend?
We are so glad you asked! Yes, please plan to join us for Family Weekend on February 2-3, 2018.