PioneerFEST - LIU Post Homecoming & Family Weekend

October 18 - 19, 2013


Homecoming Alumni Reception

6 – 8:00 p.m., Steinberg Museum of Art at Hillwood Commons
Sponsored by GEICO and the LIU Post Alumni Association. 
Enjoy cocktails and refreshments with fellow alumni while listening to the sounds of the LIU Post String Ensemble and viewing the exhibit "Collecting Contemporary." Join us for a drink and help us celebrate the 50th Reunion Classes of 1962, 1963 and 1964. All alumni welcome to experience the art, music and good company!  Free, register online below.

PEP Rally
7 p.m., Pratt Recreation Center Gym
Show your Post Pride! Support our fall sports teams while enjoying special performances and activities to get you pumped for Homecoming weekend!

Alumni After Hours at the Barefoot Peddler
Enjoy drink specials and complimentary snacks all weekend long, exclusively for LIU Post alumni!

C.W. Post College - Class of 1963 50th Reunion 
A Joint 1962, 1963 and 1964 Golden Reunion
The reunion festivities begin Friday evening and continue throughout the weekend.  Click here for details.

2013 Post Pride Awards
Now accepting applications! Open to LIU Post graduating seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher who demonstrate Post Pride through leadership, service and commitment to the Post community. Winners to be announced at Homecoming! To obtain an application, visit the Hillwood Commons Info Desk or e-mail Alerie Tirsch, Director of Student Life and Leadership Development at



Alumni Athletic Games

Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game, 9:30 a.m. (Practice Field #1)
Women’s Lacrosse Alumni Game, 10 a.m. (Intramural Field)
Men’s Baseball Alumni Game, 10 a.m.  (Baseball field)
Men’s Basketball Alumni Game, 11 a.m. (Pratt Gym)
Women’s Softball Alumni Game, 11 a.m. (Softball field)

President's Welcome Breakfast
11:30 a.m., Multi-Purpose Room, Pratt Recreation Center
Meet LIU's 10th President, Dr. Kimberly R. Cline, and members of the LIU Post administration, faculty and staff for a special welcome breakfast.  Mingle with other alumni and parents in an informal setting as we gear up to cheer on the Pioneers! For more information or to RSVP, contact the Office of Development and Alumni Relations at (516) 299-2263.


Fall Festival, Tailgate Tent Party & Barbecue
12 – 4 p.m., End zone of the Football Field
Join your fellow alumni at this great event and bring the family!

    • Barbecue Buffet
    • Beer Tent (adults 21 and over)
    • Rides & Activities for all ages – inflatables, carnival attractions, pumpkin painting, student club sponsored activities and more. Rides are free!

Adults: $15 per person, pre-registered; $17 per person, at door.  
Children: $7.50 per person, pre-registered; $9 per person, at door.  Children 3 and under are FREE.
Students: $15 per person with valid student ID. Purchase tickets in advance with your meal card at Hillwood Cafe' or Winnick Cafe'.
Alumni & Parent Tailgate Permits: limited number available for purchase in advance; $20 per space. Rules & regulations apply.
To purchase  a permit call the Alumni Office at (516) 299-2263.

Football Game vs. Pace University
1 p.m., Hickox Field
Wear green and gold as you cheer the Pioneers to victory as they take on the Setters!

Alumni After Hours at the Barefoot Peddler
Enjoy drink specials and complimentary snacks all weekend long, exclusively for LIU Post alumni!

Registration for Homecoming events is now available by phone or in person only.  Online registration has expired.  For questions or more information, please contact the Office of Development & Alumni Relations at (516) 299-2263 or

Looking to stay overnight?  For a listing of hotels in the area, please click HERE.  Most of these hotels offer special rates for LIU Post guests - make sure to ask!


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