Blue & White Days

Blue & White Days 2023

Sept. 11 – Sept. 17

Click here to register for homecoming events.

Click here to register for the parade.

To view last year's homecoming gallery, click here.
For questions, please email the alumni office or call us at 605-995-2603.

Schedule of Events:

Monday, Sept. 11

7 p.m., DWU Sherman Center
Attend in person or watch the livestream here.

Thursday, Sept. 14

Legacy Banquet
Honoring donors and distinguished alumni
Preregistration is required

6 p.m., DWU Sherman Center
Watch the livestream here.

  • Anna Marie Thatcher ’70
    College of Arts and Humanities
  • Nancy Quan ’72
    Donna Starr Christen College of Healthcare, Fitness and Sciences
  • Boyd Hopkins ’67
    Ron and Sheilah Gates College of Business, Education and Social Science

Friday, Sept. 15

Alumni Registration
9 a.m. - 3 p.m., McGovern Library

Opperman Lecture
10 a.m., Tiger Café

Campus Tours
11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Begins at McGovern Library

Randall Scholars Reunion
Honoring 40 years of Randall Scholars
4 p.m., School of Business, Innovation and Leadership lobby

Decades Reunion
Celebrating the Classes of 1963, 1973 and 1983
6:30 p.m., School of Business, Innovation and Leadership; Pratt Alumni Board Room

Volleyball Game
DWU vs. Morningside
7:30 p.m., Christen Family Athletic Center

Saturday, Sept. 16

Parade Alumni Gathering
9:30 a.m., CorTrust Bank parking lot

Homecoming Parade
10 a.m., Mitchell Main Street

Tiger Tailgate
All-alumni reunion and family-friendly fun! Music, games, inflatables, food truck
11 a.m., on the corner of Capital St. and 11th Ave., next to Joe Quintal Field

Homecoming Football Game
DWU vs. Midland
2 p.m., Joe Quintal Field

Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet
Preregistration is required
6:30 p.m., DWU Sherman Center

Sunday, Sept. 17

Fusion Contemporary Worship Service
10 a.m., DWU Sherman Center

Downtown First United Methodist Worship Service
10 a.m., 310 N. Rowley St.

For Alumni:

Top Song Playlists for Reunion Years

Take it back to your senior year at Dakota Wesleyan University by listening to these top song playlists. Click the links to listen in Spotify!