Alumni Events

All Week

Workout PictureFree Workouts

REC Center; Monday, October 3 - Saturday, October 8; All Day

Come to the REC Center to workout for free all week!



Sunday, October 2


Walk-On's Welcome Home Social

Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux; Sunday, October 2; 5:00 - 7:00pm

Calling Lion Nation! We're gathering together at Walk-on's to launch into Homecoming week with a fan favorite, Walk-On's. Enjoy Sunday Funday deals like $10 mimosa flights, $3 house wine and $3 domestic pints and special appearances by Roomie, Southeastern coaches, spirit teams and more at this Southeastern dining experience! 


Monday, October 3


Campus Decorating Contest

Monday, October 3

Who will be crowned this year's King of the Jungle in our annual Campus Decorating Contest? Follow us on social media to see photos of the participating departments! Winner will be announced at Gumbo YaYa on Wednesday! 


NPHCBlack Family Reunion

Monday, October 3; 7:00pm

Meet the National Pan-Hellenic Council and gather with the African American Alumni Chapter for the NPHC plaque dedication ceremony!


Tuesday, October 4

Lion Up Shirt

Lion Up Tuesday

Tuesday, October 4; All Day

Wear your Green and Gold and show your Lion Pride! Southeastern encourages everyone on campus and in the community to participate. Share your photos with all of Lion Nation using #LionUpTuesday and #TeamSoutheastern and tag the Alumni Association on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram! (Facebook: @SoutheasternUniversityAlumni, Twitter: @SLU_Alum, and Instagram: @SLU_Alum)

Railroad Park

Railroad Roar

Hammond Railroad Park; Tuesday, October 4; 5:30-7:30pm

Join the Alumni Association, Tangipahoa Chamber and Hammond Downtown Development District for a family-friendly, free-to-attend live music event in the new Railroad Park right in the heart of Downtown Hammond! Grab your favorite take out food from one of the restraurants offering Lion Up Tuesday specials and bring your lawn chair for a nice night of entertainment with music provided by Bottoms Up!




Thursday, October 6

UPDRoomie's Jungle Jam...balaya

Student Union North Lawn; Thursday, October 6 from 10:30am - 2:00pm

Don't get in a jam! Come have some jambalaya with the UPD and Counseling Center and learn what you need to know to prevent impaired driving and curb binge drinking. Everyone is welcome! 

Friday, October 7 

sig tau crestSigma Tau Gamma Alumni Memorial Brick Installation & Eternal Ritual

Friendship Circle Memorial Plaza; Friday, October 7; 5:00pm

Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity's annual brick installation and memorial ceremony that honors the memory of the brother, spouses and sweethearts that have pass






Awards eveningAlumni Awards Evening

Student Union Ballroom; Friday, October 7
Doors at 6:30pm | Program at 7:00pm | Cocktail Attire

The true measure of a university’s greatness can be found in the achievements of its alumni, and Southeastern Louisiana University is certainly known to develop leaders in many fields of endeavor. The Southeastern Alumni Association established its awards program in 1969 to honor outstanding graduates and to celebrate their achievements. Join us as we honor our award recipients for this year! 



Brunch en Noir, presented by the African American Alumni Chapter 

The African American Heritage Center; Friday, October 7; 9:00pm - 1:00am 

AAAC's Annual Homecoming Mixer is back, in all-black! Join us for Brunch en Noir, presented by the African American Alumni Chapter in partnership with Journey's Marketing, as we party for a purpose at our premier fall event on October 7, 2022, from 9 pm - 1 am at the African American Heritage Center. It will surely be an evening of elegance, good eats, and entertainment! 

Proceeds go towards the AAAC-Endowed Scholarship for a deserving minority, Southeastern student.
-Lamar the Comedian will bring the laughs
-DJ Bam on the 1's and 2's
-Live Entertainment set from Unik Musik band
-Luscious libations crafted by alum, Thomas the Bar Chef
-And delicious brunch bites by the Fire King
Get your individual tickets now at the link for $30 (plus a small service fee), or purchase our 2 for $50 pair special! To purchase an exclusive table of 8 for you and your crew, featuring our Black-Out Mimosa Bundles package, contact Journey's Marketing at (985) 401-1918. 

Saturday, October 8

bookstoreBookstore is Open

University Bookstore; Saturday, October 8 from 10:30am - 3:30pm

The headquarters for Southeastern gear, there's no better place to get Lion t-shirts, sweatshirts, caps, visors and gifts! 

tailgatingTailgating, Reunions, & Children's Activities

Friendship Circle; Saturday, October 8
Friendship Circle Closure: 11:00am
Children's Activites: After the parade - 3:30pm

Let's go Lions! It's time to gather in Friendship Circle and enjoy food, friends, activities and more as we kickoff football season with the first home game of the year! Visit the Lion Spots website to reserve your free tailgating spot today!

Alumni Tailgate sponsored by Fidelity Bank!


ParadeOrientation Leader Reunion

Alumni Tailgate Spot; Saturday, October 8; Post Parade till 3:30

Ooooooooooo L - SLU, WE LOVE YOU, GREEN AND GOLD GREEN AND GOLD FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT GOOOOOOOOO LIONS! We're getting the gang back together! Join us to enjoy food, drinks and great company!

ParadeHomecoming Parade

Through Campus; Saturday, October 8 at 12:00pm

This year's Homecoming parade will feature appearances from Dr. Crain, our Alumna and Young Alumnus of the Year, the Homecoming court, on-campus organizations and more! Looking to participate? Register below!

marchLion Walk

Friendship Circle; Saturday, October 8 During Tailgating

Before kickoff, players and coaches, joined by the Spirit of the Southland marching band, make their way to Strawberry Stadium, passing through Friendship Circle to greet tailgating fans!

homecoming royaltyFootball Game & Halftime King and Queen Crowning

Strawberry Stadium; Saturday, October 8 kickoff at 4:00 pm

Cheer on our Lions as they take on Texas A & M-Commerce! Who will be crowned this year's Homecoming royalty? Find out at halftime!