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Homecoming 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

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Below are answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding Homecoming events. We are offering a different approach this year, based upon feedback from previous events. Scroll down for any additional information you might need, or click on a question to be taken to its answer.
 

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Q: How do I register?
Q: Will I receive or need to print out tickets for the event?
Q: Does the University pay for event parking?
Q: Will I get a spirit kit this year?
Q: What is the dress code for the event?
Q: Will the University post or use pictures of me from the event?
Q: Is this a kid-friendly event?
Q: What’s included at the event?
Q: Can I bring more than one guest?
Q: Where do I find details about my event?
Q: Should I bring business cards?
Q: Why isn't there a Homecoming event in my area this year?
Q: Why didn't I receive an invitation?
Q: Is there a cost associated with attending this event?
Q: Do I need to bring identification?
Q: Will there be networking opportunities at the event?

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Q: How do I register?

A:  You can register for your event on the Homecoming 2017 page.  We do not need your guest’s information, just fill out the registration page with your information. You must be an alumnus to register and attend a Homecoming event.

 

Q: Will I receive or need to print out tickets for the event?

A: Once registered, you will recieve an email confirmation with a pdf containing your registration ticket. Please print your Eventbrite pdf ticket and bring it to the registration table to receive your actual tickets to enter the event. Ticket requirements and pick up will vary based on the event you are attending. Your specific instructions will be included in the event details on the events page and on the Eventbrite registration page.

 

Q: Does the University pay for event parking? 

A: No. We cover the cost of the event for you and a guest, but you will be responsible for your parking costs if applicable. Look for parking  information on the Eventbrite registration page.

 

Q: Will I get a free spirit kit this year?

A: Alumni who register for an event will receive a Spirit Kit. Spirit Kits will be shipped directly to you. If you can't attend the event you can still register for a Spirit Kit. Note: You cannot use a PO Box for your address. The Spirit Kits will not be sent to a PO Box address. No duplicate registrations will be honored.

 

Q: What is the dress code for the event?

A: Dress code is casual. Networking events should be business casual.

 

Q: Will the University post or use pictures of me from the event?

A: The Alumni Association reserves the right to use photos, audio and video captured at the events. 

 

Q: Is this a kid-friendly event?

A: Some events are kid-friendly and some are not. Sporting events are kid-friendly. Alumni are allowed to bring one guest.

 

Q: What’s included at the event?

A: Tickets to the event are included. Food and refreshments will be served at no charge. See event details for food service times and availability.

 

Q: Can I bring more than one guest?

A: No. You may only bring one guest. Children, regardless of age, count as your guest.

 

Q: Where do I find details about my event

A: All event details can be found on the events page.

 

Q: Should I bring business cards?

A: Absolutely! We encourage networking at Homecoming events.

 

Q: Why isn't there a Homecoming event in my area this year?

A: We are hosting a Homecoming event in 31 cities across the United States this year. Please check the events page to find the nearest Homecoming event to you.

 

Q: Why didn't I receive an invitation?

A: Invitations were emailed to all alumni who have a valid email address on file with us. If you did not receive an invitation, please log in to your alumni profile and update your contact information to ensure we have your current email address on file.

 

Q: Is there a cost associated with attending this event?

A: The only costs associated with attending this event are parking, where necessary, transportation to and from the event, and any food or beverage purchased in addition to that provided by the University.

 

Q: Do I need to bring identification?

A: Yes. You will need to have a valid form of identification in order to pick up your tickets or enter the event. Valid forms of identification include your driver’s license, state-issued identification card or passport. You can also print your alumni membership card, which can be found at the bottom of your alumni profile.

 

Q: Will there be networking opportunities at the event?

A: Yes. Homecoming is a great time to make business connections with your fellow alumni.

 

If you didn't find the answer you were looking for, send us an email at alumnihomecoming@phoenix.edu.