St. Philip's College Homecoming

“A Point of Pride in the Community”

You are invited to the annual St. Philip's College Homecoming celebration. Rekindle old relationships and build new connections for a strong and united college community by attending the homecoming festivities. Music, food and good 'ole SPC fun is scheduled every year. We want to share our college's day with you. Be sure to mark your calendar for the next SPC Homecoming celebration!

Purpose of Homecoming

The SPC Homecoming celebration provides an opportunity to rebuild the Alumni and Friends Association, cultivate community support and loyalty, promote the college's programs and services and enhance financial resources to support the educational mission of the College. An evening of friend-raising designed to engage alumni, students, faculty, staff, neighbors and affiliates to celebrate and reflect upon our heritage as a haven for education.

Blue and White Dinner & Dance

Featuring:

  • Music by Beverly Houston and Breezin’ 
  • The Homecoming Court and crowning of Mr. and Ms. St. Philip's College

Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location: Bowden Alumni Center (3rd Floor Sutton Learning Center)
Admission: The event is free and open to the public.

Homecoming Student Activities

The Department of Student Life is proud to announce a week long series of events leading to our Homecoming ceremony.

All are welcome to attend the following Homecoming events:

Pre-Homecoming Week event:

Homecoming Door Decorating Contest Results:

  • 1st Place - Student Financial Aid 122/125 points
  • 2nd Place - Student Recruitment 120/125 points
  • 3rd Place - Testing Center 119/125 points
  • 4th Place - Service-Learning Programs 117/125 points
  • Tie - 5th Place - Southwest Campus 112/125 points
  • Tie - 5th Place - Academic Advising 112/125 points

Calendar of Events:

  • Mon., Oct. 16 | 10:30 a.m. | "We Back the Blue" Homecoming Photo | Southwest Campus, Cafetorium
  • Mon., Oct. 16 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | SPC Homecoming Pep-Rally and Lunch | Southwest Campus, Cafetorium
  • Mon., Oct. 16 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Photo Wall #SPCHOMECOMING | MLK Campus, Heritage Room
  • Tues., Oct. 17 | All day | Throwback Tuesday-Please wear vintage or current SPC shirts!!!!
  • Tues., Oct. 17 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Photo Wall #SPCHOMECOMING | Southwest Campus, Crossroads
  • Tues., Oct. 17 | 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. | Bowling party in TSC Tiger Lanes | MLK Campus, Turbon Student Center
  • Wed., Oct. 18 | 10:30 a.m. | "We Back the Blue" Homecoming Photo | MLK Campus, CLR Breezeway
  • Wed., Oct. 18 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | SPC Homecoming Pep-Rally and Lunch/Royal Cake | MLK Campus, Courtyard
  • Wed., Oct. 18 | 6 p.m. | SPC Homecoming Basketball Game | Lady Tigers vs. NVC | Health & Fitness Center, Gym
  • Wed., Oct. 18 | 8 p.m. | SPC Homecoming Basketball Game | Tigers vs. NVC | Health & Fitness Center, Gym
  • Thurs., Oct. 19 | All day | Greek Day (Wear paraphernalia to "rep" your sorority or fraternity)
  • Thurs., Oct. 19 | 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Tiger Lounge Day Party | MLK Campus, TSC Everett L. Turbon Viewing Room
  • Fri., Oct. 20 | 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. | Blue & White Alumni Mixer and Dance | MLK Campus, Bowden Alumni Center

Vote for Mr. and Ms. St. Philip's

Attention SPC Students! Vote for this year's Homecoming Mr. and Ms. St. Philip's! Online voting will begin on October 9 through 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 19. Students voting only.

Vote for your 2018-2019 SPC Homecoming Royal Court Candidates!

Vote for your candidate here

October 15 - 19 Homecoming Celebration

Pre-Homecoming events: Door Decorating Contest Registration (Sept. 17 - 28), Decorate Your Doors (Oct. 1 - 5) Judging from 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Friday, Oct. 5). Winners will be announced in the SPC Weekly on Oct. 8.

Monday, October 15

10:30 AM, “Tiger Nation” Homecoming Photo, SWC Cafetorium
Please bring your SPC Student ID card. If you don't have one, please go to the Welcome Center to get one, or plan to sign in and give us your Banner ID number. To get the Homecoming 2018 t-shirt, you must stay for the picture. Shirts (one per person while available) will be distributed at 10:30 AM at SWC (Crossroads).

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, SPC Homecoming Pep-Rally, Lunch/Royal Cake, SWC Cafetorium
Free food, music and fun. SPC student athletes, Mr. & Ms. St. Philip’s, 2018-19 Homecoming Court Candidates and student leaders will serve lunch to SWC students, faculty/staff. The event will feature the SPC Tiger Spirit Squad, remarks from the administration, and encouraging students to vote on AlamoSync for the Homecoming Court.

Tuesday, October 16

All day Throwback Tuesday - Vintage/ Current SPC shirts! Both Campuses

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Photo Wall #SPCHOMECOMING, SWC Instructional Technology Center Crossroads
Take Homecoming pics and post them to FB and Instagram. Students can vote for the Homecoming Court.

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Bowling party TSC Tiger Lanes, MLK Turbon Student Center
Free to students, staff, faculty and administration, first come, first served. Games last 20 minutes. Come join us for snacks, trivia, and give-a-ways.

Wednesday, October 17

10:45 AM, “Tiger Nation” Homecoming Photo, MLK Turbon Student Center
Please bring your SPC Student ID card. If you don't have one, please go to the Welcome Center to get one, or plan to sign in and give us your Banner ID number. To get the Homecoming 2018 t-shirt, you must stay for the picture. Shirts (one per person while available) will be distributed at 10:45 AM at the MLK campus (Heritage Pavilion).  

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, SPC Homecoming Pep-Rally, Lunch/Royal Cake, MLK Heritage Pavilion
Free food, music and fun. SPC student athletes, Mr. & Ms. St. Philip’s, 2018-19 Homecoming Court Candidates and student leaders will serve lunch to MLK students, faculty/staff. The event will feature the SPC Tiger Spirit Squad, remarks from the administration, and encouraging students to vote on AlamoSync for the Homecoming Court.

6:00 PM/8:00 PM, Homecoming Basketball: Lady Tigers/Tigers, MLK Health & Fitness Center
Don’t miss this game! Admission is free. Students, faculty, staff and SPC sports fans are invited to “paint up,” attend both games, enjoy entertainment, and buy refreshments from the concessions stand (sponsored by ECHS PTA), win prizes and much more.

Thursday, October 18

2:00 PM, Greek Day Photo (Rep your sorority or fraternity), MLK Turbon Student Center
Members of fraternities and sororities are invited to take a Greek Life photo. 

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Tiger Lounge Day Party, MLK Turbon Student Center 216
Food, fun, games, and music!

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Tiger Spirit Social, SWC Cafetorium
Food, fun, games, and music!

Friday, October 19

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Blue & White Alumni Mixer and Dance, MLK Bowden Alumni Center
This event is the alumni “coming home” and is intended to bring former and current students together. The event will open with a mixer focusing on the alumni and will culminate in a party wherein the “old school” and “new school” meet. The highlight of the evening is the coronation of Mr. and Ms. St. Philip’s College.

 

For more information, contact the Department of Student Life (210-486-2135) or Dr. Sharon Crockett-Ray (210-486-2576).