It’s time to come home to Chapman!
Join us for our Chapman
Homecoming Weekend where you can reconnect with your fellow Panthers, show your support for current students and
celebrate everything that makes Chapman feel like home.
Friday, November 5
10 - 11 a.m. | Master Class: The Anthropology of Disneyland
10 - 11 a.m. | Master Class: The War Declaring and War making Powers under the Constitution
10 - 11 a.m. | Master Class: The Year Long, Nationwide Survey on COVID and Mental Health
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Master Class: Jealousy: The Often Misunderstood Interpersonal and Online Experience
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Master Class: Environmental Justice: Engaging the Law
2 p.m. | Un-packing the Pandemic Pounds: Tips and Tricks to Improving Health and Wellness During the COVID-19 Pandemic
2 - 4 p.m. | 50 Year Club and Classes of 1970 and 1971 "Huddle"
3 p.m. | What's Eating the Universe? And Other Cosmic Questions. A Popular Physics Talk by Paul Davies
3 p.m. | Escalette Permanent Collection of Art: A Guided Tour of the Art Installation (SOLD OUT)
5 - 7:30 p.m. | Swenson Family Hall Dedication and Open House
5 p.m. | Chapman Family Homecoming Shabbat
Saturday, November 6
10 - 11 a.m. | Master Class: Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Business Strategies (Sold Out)
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | School of Pharmacy Health Fair
10 - 11 a.m. | Master Class: Strategic Social Media for Artists: The New Networking and how it Impacts Your Career
10 - 11 a.m. | Master Class: Walt Disney & Charles Darwin: The Pursuit of Happiness and Knowledge (SOLD OUT!)
11 a.m. | Guided Tours of Hilbert Museum of California Art (SOLD OUT)
11 a.m. | Fish Interfaith Center: 4th Annual Docent Reunion
11:30 a.m. | 50 Year Club Luncheon and Induction of Classes of 1970 and 1971
1 p.m. | Interfaith Interfananza
1 p.m. | How to be a Trustee & Executor
2 p.m. | Master Class: Food Fraud: An Economic Crime with Global Threats to Public Health
2 p.m. | Master Class: Students and Space - The Engineering of Swenson Hall
2:30 - 4:30 p.m. | Class of 1970 and 1971 Social
3 - 6:30 p.m. | 160th Anniversary Tailgate Extravaganza
4 - 6 p.m. | IES @ 10 Celebration
4 - 7 p.m. | First-Generation Homecoming Family Social
5 p.m. | Food Science 40th Anniversary Celebration
7 p.m. | Homecoming Football Game
2021 Virtual 5k
Join our virtual 5K run/walk and participate wherever you are, whenever you want.
Swenson Family Hall of Engineering Dedication
Friday, November 5, 5 p.m.
Join us on Friday for the dedication of Swenson Hall, then take a self-guided tour of this cutting-edge facility.
Tailgate Celebration: 3-6:30 p.m., Attallah Piazza
Game Time: 7 p.m., Ernie Chapman Stadium
Join us for Chapman University’s 160th Anniversary Tailgate Extravaganza! From 3-6:30 p.m., leading up to the big game, we’ll be celebrating Chapman’s incredible history with food, drinks and a variety of live entertainment! Attendance is free so be sure to stop by the Attallah Piazza and then stay to enjoy the big game as the Panthers face off against the Claremont-M-S Stags.
Learn Something New with a Chapman Master Class
Learn social media strategies. Dive into the intricacies of the Constitution. Discuss how the pandemic has affected mental health. This year's lineup has something for everyone - even Disneyland! Join our experts for a series of informative chats about these and other fascinating topics.
Who Embodies the Best of Chapman?
In celebration of the 160th anniversary of Chapman University, we are honoring Chapman Family members who display our values today, tomorrow and forever.
Nominate students, alumni, faculty, staff, volunteers and donors who are changemakers, show bold leadership, demonstrate kindness and compassion, or show innovation that solves problems locally or around the globe. Honorees will be invited to a reception following State of the University and recognized in Chapman publications.
Once a Panther, always a Panther! Here’s how you can stay connected to Chapman wherever you are.
Volunteer At Chapman
Do you want to help make this year’s Homecoming better than ever? We’re looking for volunteers who can give a few hours of their time before and during events. Remote and in-person opportunities are available
Come Home to #ChapmanU
From Schmid Gate to Memorial Lawn, we want to know what makes Chapman feel like home to you! Share a picture of a favorite spot or Chapman memory on Instagram and tag it #chapmanu.
Select photos will be featured on Chapman’s main Instagram page and Chapman Alumni page for the Chapman community to see. Let’s all come home together, even while we’re apart!