50th Reunion

The Class of 1969 will reunite at the 2019 homecoming weekend. There are a variety of events and activities available to help you reconnect with your classmates and alma mater. Register today for all of them or just a few!

 

Make a Special Gift in Honor of your 50th Reunion

The 50th reunion is an ideal time to unite as a class and reflect on your personal Saint Leo experience, reconnect with classmates, and celebrate where it all began. Your gift to the Legacy Scholarship this milestone year is an investment in a student’s future. By making a contribution, you are paying it forward by ensuring a Saint Leo education remains accessible. Help create a lasting impact by making your gift today. Thank you for your support. We look forward to seeing you in November!

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Enjoy Some Photos and Moments from 1969

In celebration of your 50th reunion this year, the university created a special digital archive of the Saint Leo College Quarterly from the spring of 1969. It prominently features your commencement ceremony and the first alumni weekend at Saint Leo! This treasure also includes the winners of the senior class awards, the senior prom, and more memorable moments from your history with Saint Leo.

View the Saint Leo College Spring 1969 Quarterly »

 

Homecoming Schedule of Events

Friday, November 1

 Spirit of Saint Leo Golf Tournament

Registration: 11 a.m.
Start: 1 p.m.
Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club

Play a friendly and competitive round of golf with fellow alumni while raising money for Saint Leo Athletics at this popular annual event.

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 Greek Mixer

FREE
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Greek Benches behind Student Community Center

Celebrate the strong tradition of Saint Leo's Greek community as we celebrate the milestone anniversaries of Alpha Sigma, Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Alpha Psi, and Sigma Lambda Gamma.

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 Brews & Bites

$10
6:30 p.m.
Kirk Hall

Kick off homecoming 2019 with a fun evening of food, friends, and samples from some of the best local breweries. Not a beer drinker? That's okay! Wine and sodas will be available, too.

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 Saint Leo Volleyball vs. Barry University

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7 p.m.
Marion Bowman Activities Center

Watch the Saint Leo Lions take on Barry University in one fun and action-packed match.

 

Saturday, November 2

 Brunch with the President

$10
10:30 a.m.
Student Community Center, Greenfelder-Denlinger Boardrooms

Following the excitement of the inauguration ceremony of President Jeffrey Senese, hear his annual address to alumni and the presentation of the 2019 Alumni Awards.

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 Alumni Association Meeting

FREE
12:30 p.m.
TECO Hall, Tapia College of Business Building

Learn more about your alumni association by attending the board of directors fall meeting.

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 Baseball Alumni Game

FREE
2 p.m.
Thomas B. Southard Stadium

Alumni of Saint Leo baseball compete in the annual alumni game.

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 Lions Rally (Formerly Lions Tailgate)

$15 adults, $10 children (12 and under)
3 p.m.
The Bowl

Reconnect with former classmates and make new memories while enjoying delicious food from Tampa-area food trucks, live music, and fun for all ages.

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 Saint Leo Volleyball vs. Palm Beach Atlantic University

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4 p.m.
Marion Bowman Activities Center

Watch the Saint Leo Lions take on Palm Beach Atlantic University in one fun and action-packed match.

 Saint Leo Men’s Soccer vs. University of Mary

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4 p.m.
Saint Leo Soccer Field

Cheer on the Green and Gold as they take to the field against the University of Mary.

 Saint Leo Women’s Soccer vs. Florida Southern College

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7 p.m.
Saint Leo Soccer Field

Cheer on the Green and Gold as they compete against Florida Southern.

 50th Reunion Dinner and Celebration

FREE (for members of Class of 1969 and their guest)
7 p.m.
Student Community Center, Greenfelder-Denlinger Boardrooms

The Class of 1969 will recognize their 50th reunion with an evening of food, memories, and celebration.

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 Homecoming Basketball Game

FREE
7:30 p.m.
Marion Bowman Activities Center

Cheer on your Lions as they take on Florida College in the annual homecoming basketball game. See the crowning of the 2019 homecoming king and queen.

 

Sunday, November 3

 Sunday Mass

FREE
10 a.m.
Saint Leo Abbey Church

Celebrate Mass with the Saint Leo Abbey Church community.

 Goat Yoga

$25
11 a.m.
The Bowl

Bring your mat for a fun morning yoga session with adorable baby goats to wind down your homecoming weekend.

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 Goat Yoga and Brunch

$30
11 a.m.
The Bowl

Attend goat yoga and brunch and receive a special combo discount. Goat yoga starts at 11 a.m., followed by brunch in the Dining Hall.

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 Farewell Brunch

$10
11 a.m.
Dining Hall

Wrap up your weekend with a brunch buffet, including a bloody mary bar and mimosas.

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Make Your Plans Today:

 Airports

Tampa International Airport (TPA) – 45 minutes away
St. Pete – Clearwater International Airport (PIE) – one hour away
Orlando International Airport (MCO) – an hour and 30 minutes away

 Driving Directions

From North or South: Take I-75 to Exit 285. Head east on Highway 52 for about 4 miles. Saint Leo University will be on your left, across the street from the Abbey Golf Course.

From Orlando: Take I-4 West to I-75. Exit to the north, then take I-75 to Exit 285. Head east on Highway 52 for about 4 miles. Saint Leo University will be on your left, across the street from the Abbey Golf Course. Average drive time from Orlando is approximately 90 minutes.

 Accommodations

Mention Saint Leo University to receive discounted rate.

Saddlebrook Resort & Spa – 11.3 miles
(813) 973-1111

Hyatt Place Tampa/Wesley Chapel – 15.3 miles
(813) 803-5600

Hilton Garden Inn Wesley Chapel – 15.7 miles
(813) 591-6900

Hampton Inn Wesley Chapel – 16.5 miles
(813) 973-2288

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – 16.5 miles
(813) 803-7899