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Homecoming and Family Weekend

Homecoming and Family Weekend: April 3-4

Important COVID-19 Update

In response to President Blake's campus updates, and in accordance with the CDC's recommendation of social distancing, the Homecoming and Family Weekend has been canceled.

For university and health alert updates related to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit the UHCL Health Alert webpage.

Homecoming and Family Weekend: April 3-4, 2020 (Canceled)

From the “Taste of Clear Lake” pizza tasting to our 31st Annual Chili Cook-Off, Alumni Brunch and more, there’s a chance for everyone to join the fun and connect with the UH-Clear Lake community during our 4th Annual Homecoming and Family Weekend.  

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community are invited to celebrate everything we love about UHCL and explore our growing campus at one of our newest campus traditions.

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Weekend Event Schedule

Plan your time at UHCL by registering for the events you will be attending. Most events are free to attend but require RSVP. On-site registration will be available throughout the weekend at each event. We are looking forward to seeing you there! Be sure to tag @uhclearlake and #UHCLHomecoming on social media.  

Friday, April 3 (Canceled)

Event Description Audience
Check-in Recreation and Wellness Center | 5:30 p.m. 
Check in, pick up tickets, receive the schedule for the weekend and connect with friends.
“Taste of Clear Lake” - Pizza Edition and Game Night Recreation and Wellness Center | 5:30 p.m. 
Sample local pizzerias and the best they have to offer, and help us determine the official pizza of UHCL. Enjoy a few rounds of "Minute to Win It" games in friendly competition.
Ice Cream Social Hunter Hall | 7:30 p.m. 
Join us in Hunter Hall, UHCL's new residence hall, for a sweet treat to end the night. Tours will also be available.

Saturday, April 4 (Canceled)

Event Description Audience
Check-in Hunter Hall (Current Students and Families) | 9:30 a.m. 
Student Services and Classroom Building (Alumni) | 9:30 a.m.

Check in, pick up tickets, receive the schedule for the weekend and connect with friends!
Alumni Brunch STEM and Classroom Building | 10 a.m. 
Enjoy a delicious brunch and reconnect with friends.
"Take Flight" Breakfast Hunter Hall | 10 a.m. 
An opportunity for our “Take Flight” guests to connect with current students and learn more about the UHCL student experience on campus.
Current and Admitted Students
Friends and Family Panel STEM and Classroom Building | 10 a.m. 
Join us for a light breakfast and a chance to hear from current UHCL friends and family members with insight on providing a successful transition to new Hawks as they prepare to join us in 2020.
Families  of new students
College Connection STEM and Classroom Building | 11 a.m. 
Learn more about UHCL majors from alumni and current students. 
31st Annual Chili Cook-Off

Recreation and Wellness Center Backyard | Noon - 4 p.m.
UHCL student organizations, departments and alumni compete to win the coveted trophy of "Best Chili." Family weekend and alumni participants will be provided with one tasting kit per RSVP. The whole family is welcome for outdoor games, inflatables, music and more!

Chili Cook-Off Details

Hunter Hall Open House Hunter Hall | 1 p.m. 
UHCL students, families and guests are invited to enjoy some delicious desserts, giveaways and a VIP tour of our new residence hall, and to receive a financial incentive (students only) to live on campus in Hunter Hall.
Hunt with Hunter Recreation and Wellness Center Backyard | 2 p.m.
Hunt for Hawk eggs with UHCL's mascot, Hunter the Hawk - fun for kids of all ages.

Special Accommodations

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability in order to participate should contact Orientation and New Student Programs (ONSP) at 281-283-2420 or email at least one week prior to the event to arrange for the accommodation.

  • Orientation and New Student Programs

    Phone: 281-283-2420
    Fax: 281-283-2425

    SSCB 1202
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 257
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office hours:
    Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Please call ahead during holidays and semester breaks.