Homecoming 2015


Monday, November 2

TNL (The Perk Coffee Shop)
When: 7:00 p.m.
What:  TNL (Thursday Night Live) is a time where students gather every Thursday night to worship and discuss different topics related to their faith in Christ.  Join us for a special Monday edition of TNL as we worship and discuss the topic, “How is God enough?”

Tuesday, November 3

Homecoming Chapel (Spartan Field/Spartan Field House)
When: 11:00 a.m.
What: At this chapel we will dedicate the new Spartan Field.  After the dedication, please join us for complimentary Chick-fil-A.

Men’s Basketball Game (Lacey Gym)
When: 7:00 p.m.
What:  MBU Spartans vs. Concordia Seminary-St. Louis
Cost: FREE for alumni, employees, and students.  Alumni will also receive a free bag of popcorn.  Stop by the Alumni table to receive your voucher.

Wednesday, November 4

Mr. Spartan (Pillsbury Chapel)
When: 7:30 p.m.
What: Student representatives from university organizations will display skills in music, dance and creativity, vying for the title of Mr. Spartan.
Cost: FREE

Thursday, November 5

Alumni Chapel (Pillsbury Chapel)
When: 11:00 a.m.
What: Alumni chapel is devoted to honoring our alumni with five distinguished awards.

Spartan Athletic Hall of Fame Awards Banquet (Lacey Gym)
When: 5:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
What: The Spartan Athletic Hall of Fame Awards Banquet is a night to honor three new Spartan Athletic Hall of Fame inductees, as well as award our all-Americans, champions of character, and scholar athletes.  Former MBU athletes, students and staff are invited to this event.
Cost: $30
RSVP: or (314) 392-2279

Friday, November 6

thePerk [11.06.15] (Muncy Gym)
When:  8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
What: Muncy Gym is transformed into an inviting coffee house with live music and skits, decadent desserts, savory snacks and of course, coffee. Students and alumni are invited to join in on one of MBU’s longest standing traditions.  The first 250 people will receive a coveted Perk mug and the first 50 alumni to visit the alumni table will receive a freshly ground bag of MBU Brew.
Cost: FREE

Saturday, November 7

Tailgating (Lot E)
When: 9:00 a.m.
What: Reserve a spot for tailgaiting by contacing Lara Hines at Spots are $10.

Rally Alley (The Quad)
When: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
What: Join us before the game for family-friendly pre-game festivities including food trucks, lawn games and face painting.
Cost: FREE (excludes food trucks)

Corn Hole Tournament
Exercise is Medicine at MBU will be hosting a Corn Hole Tournament on The Quad throughout the tailgate from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. The cost is $5 per team for MBU students and $10 per team for everyone else. The teams that place first and second will receive prizes. Teams can sign up and pay the day of, but are encouraged to register online in advance by contacting

Homecoming Football Game (CBC Football Field)
When: 12:00 p.m. Kickoff
What: MBU Spartans vs. Concordia University (Ann Arbor, MI)
Cost: $5 General Admission; FREE for alumni, employees and students. Purchase our annual Homecoming mug at the Alumni tent and receive free unlimited refills of hot chocolate.

Homecoming Barbecue (The Quad)
When: Immediately following the Football Game
What: Head out to the quad for our Homecoming Barbecue featuring Pappy’s Smokehouse.  Enjoy award-winning food and music as we connect with old friends, faculty, staff and students.
Cost: FREE for MBU students, employees, alumni, families and friends