Homecoming Schedule

Homecoming 2016

Below you will find the schedule of activities that took place during Homecoming 2016, November 2-5. Details about next year's events and activities will be posted as soon as they are available. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at events@calbaptist.edu.

Wednesday, Nov. 2

School of Business Alumni Open House

As the new Dean at CBU’s Dr. Robert K. Jabs School of Business, I extend a warm welcome to you to attend our alumni reception and open house. Please join us to not only see our fabulous new building and learn what’s next for our school, but to also get reacquainted with some of your favorite professors.

California Baptist University
Dr. Robert K. Jabs School of Business
8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504

Kindly RSVP at www.calbaptist.edu/business.

You may also call Delores Washington at 951-343-4329 if you have questions.

I’m really looking forward to meeting as many of you as possible!

Andrea Scott, Ph.D.
Dean & Associate Professor

Thursday, Nov. 3

Footsteps square

The Career Center is hosting their 2nd  annual Footsteps to Follow event on November 3rd, 2016 from 5:30 pm-7 pm in Stamps Courtyard. Under string lights and starry skies, hear a panel of recent CBU alumni share the personal successes and challenges they faced in the workforce after graduation. This year they have partnered with the Alumni Office to bring vendors such as Mom’s Mini Donuts and Arcade Coffee Roasters on campus. They will also be raffling off Yule tickets and other prizes! Community Life’s Chris Hofschroer will be the moderator to assist in creating a fun, interactive professional event for students. This is an event you will not want to miss!

Friday, Nov. 4

9:30 am & 10:45 am           
Chapel Services in Van Dyne Gym
(Students O
  • Worship: Led by The Digital Age
  • Speaker: Josh Daffern ('99)
2:00 pm
Men's Water Polo vs. Air Force Academy
(Aquatic Center)
  • Free entry for alumni who show their CBU Alumni card or who fill out the Alumni Association application at the ticket gate

5:30 pm
President's Reception for the 2016 Award recipients and other invited guests
(2nd floor of Student Recreation Center)
6:30 pm                                                       
Alumni Awards Dinner - $40 per person - Click Here to Register
(Student Recreation Center)
  • Presentation of the 2016 Alumni Awards
  • Recognition of past Mr. and Mrs. CBC/CBU and CBC Homecoming Royalty (Register by contacting Gail Ronveaux at (951) 343-5045 or gronveaux@calbaptist.edu)
  • Exceptional food
  • Entertainment by Joel Berry ('98), a.k.a. "Tavin Dillard"
  • California Casual Attire (e.g. camp shirt and trousers, no ties or jackets for men; casual skirts, dresses or pants for women.)

Saturday, Nov. 5

9:00 am
Alumni Association Annual Meeting
(Copenbarger Dining Room, 2nd floor Yeager Building)
9:30 am
FLAApjack Breakfast, presented by the Lancer Athletics Association
(Van Dyne Gym Lawn)
  • Free entry for Lancer Athletics Association members, Student-Athlete alumni and Lancer Fans.
11:00 am
Women’s Swim & Dive vs. Pomona Pitzer
(Aquatic Center)
  • Free entry for alumni who show their CBU Alumni card or who fill out the Alumni Association application at the ticket gate.
11:30 am
CBU Baseball Scrimmage - Blue vs. Gold
(Totman Baseball Stadium)
12:00 pm                                  
Block Party on Front Lawn
  • Alumni tent (until 5 pm)
  • Academic tents and displays/meet the faculty and Deans (until 5 pm)
  • Campus tours in air-conditioned, handicapped accessible bus (11 am, noon, 1 pm, 2 pm and 3 pm)
  • Bounce houses and games (until 7 pm)
  • Food trucks and on-campus eateries (until 8 pm) $-$$
 1:00 pm
Class Reunions - FREE - Click Here to Register
(Innovators Auditorium, School of Business Building)
  • Milestone Reunions - Classes of 1966, 1986, 1991 and 2006
  • Golden Lancers from the 1950s and 1960s
  • Former Mr. & Ms. CBC/CBU and Homecoming Royalty 
  • For more information, contact Gail Ronveaux at (951) 343-5045 or gronveaux@calbaptist.edu
 2:00 pm
Women's Volleyball vs. Concordia
(Van Dyne Gym)
  • Free entry for alumni who show their CBU Alumni card or who fill out the Alumni Association application at the ticket gate.
 3:30 pm
FREE Music "Zest"ival Concert with The Digital Age 
(Stamps Courtyard)
  • Vintage/Historical cars on display
  • Outdoor concert - bring a blanket or beach chairs to sit on 
 6:00 pm
Fortuna Bowl
(Front Lawn)
  • Women's championship game (kick-off at 6:10pm)
  • Men's championship game
  • Fireworks display
CBU Cheer Alumni Party
(Front Lawn)

Click to view a photo gallery from Homecoming 2015

If you have any of your own pictures you'd like to share, please feel free to email them to us at events@calbaptist.edu