With many opportunities to connect throughout the year, there is always a reason to come back home and be a part of Hope.

Hope aims to be a lively and engaging campus. Each year we host numerous athletic, arts, academic and alumni events to keep you fully involved even years after graduation. We also connect at regional events around the country and internationally.

Homecoming

October 13–15, 2017

Featuring the Homecoming 5k, Homecoming on 8th St., and the 25th-year reunion, #HopeHomecoming is sure to be a blast! See what's happening.

Alumni Weekend

April 27–28, 2018

Come see the changes on campus or attend your Reunion! Alumni Weekend is non-stop fun, nostaglia, and Blue and Orange spirit.

Hope vs. Calvin Rivalry

February 3, 2018

Don’t have tickets to the big game? Join us for a Rivalry Watch Party near you! More details at hopecalvin.com.

Bob DeYoung Hope Classic

Alumni, families and friends gathered on the green for a beautiful day of golf at the Bob DeYoung Hope Classic on June 12, 2017.

Regional Events
Can’t make it to campus? Look for an event in your area. Hope hosts regional events in communities around the world. See the current listing.

Upcoming

  1. The Pull - 120th Celebration Luncheon

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    Alumni and their families are invited to a luncheon to remember your experience on the rope and to honor the pullers and moralers of the past before the 3:00 start of the 120th Pull.

    The Pull - 120th Celebration Luncheon
    Date
    Cost
    10
    Location
    Haworth Inn and Conference Center
    The Pull - 120th Celebration Luncheon 12:00 pm - Haworth Inn and Conference Center, Ballroom
  2. Homecoming 2017

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    Come home and celebrate! Show your orange spirit and blue pride as you cheer on the Flying Dutchmen and Flying Dutch. Make memories with friends new and old while visiting your favorite spots in Holland.

    Homecoming 2017
    Date
    Homecoming 2017 All Day Event
  3. Homecoming Hospitality Center

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    Join us for Homecoming 2017: October 13-15.

    Homecoming Hospitality Center
    Date
    Location
    DeWitt Student and Cultural Center
    Homecoming Hospitality Center 1:00 pm - DeWitt Student and Cultural Center, Lounge
  4. Homecoming 5k Donut Run | Benefiting Dance Marathon

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    The tradition is getting a sweet twist! The Homecoming Donut Run 5K is a new spin on our annual race.

    Homecoming 5k Donut Run | Benefiting Dance Marathon
    Date
    Location
    Ray and Sue Smith Stadium
    Homecoming 5k Donut Run | Benefiting Dance Marathon 9:00 am - Ray and Sue Smith Stadium
  5. Homecoming Hospitality Center

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    Join us for Homecoming 2017: October 13-15.

    Homecoming Hospitality Center
    Date
    Location
    DeWitt Student and Cultural Center
    Homecoming Hospitality Center 10:00 am - DeWitt Student and Cultural Center, Lounge