Athletic & Community Events

All Week

Workout PictureFree Workouts

REC Center; Monday, October 9 - Saturday, October 14; All Day

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


 Tuesday, October 10

Lion Up Shirt

Lion Up Tuesday

Tuesday, October 10; 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 10; 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 restaurants offering Lion Up Tuesday specials and bring your lawn chair for a nice night of entertainment with music provided by Bottoms Up!




Thursday, October 12

UPDMoon Pies and Rocket Dogs

Near fountain in Student Union; Thursday, October 12; 11:00am - 2:00pm

UPD and Counseling Center will be serving moon pies and hotdogs. Everyone is welcome!


Friday, October 13

Awards eveningAlumni Awards Evening

Student Union Ballroom; Friday, October 13
Doors at 5:30pm | 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! 

Saturday, October 14

bookstoreBookstore is Open

University Bookstore; Saturday, October 14 from 10:30am - 2:30pm

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 14
Friendship Circle Closure: 10:00am
Children's Activities: After the parade - 2:30pm

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!

ParadeHomecoming Parade

Through Campus; Saturday, October 14 at 11:00am

This year's Homecoming parade will feature appearances from Dr. Wainwright, 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 14 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!

slu logoS Club Lounge Open

S Club; Saturday, October 14; Open at 3:30pm, Closed for Kickoff, Reopen at Halftime

S Club Lounge is open to all former student athletes, managers, trainers, and coaches.



homecoming royaltyFootball Game & Halftime King and Queen Crowning

Strawberry Stadium; Saturday, October 14 kickoff at 3:00 pm

Cheer on our Lions as they take on the Lamar University Cardinals! Who will be crowned this year's Homecoming royalty? Find out at halftime!