Alumni & Friends

Homecoming 2016

Join us for Eastern Oklahoma State College's 2016 Homecoming celebration Nov. 11-12 in Wilburton. You are invited to return home to reconnect with classmates, friends, professors and other members of the Mountaineer community.

Schedule of Events

Monday, Nov. 7
6:30 p.m.         
Community Chili Cook-Off (Goddard Building)
What better way to kick-off Homecoming and to spend a great evening connecting with classmates, friends, professors and other members of the Mountaineer community. Plus, you can enter your best chili recipe or just stop by for dinner and fun. Download entry form for more information. (pdf)

The entry deadline has been extended through Friday, Nov. 4.
Friday, Nov. 11
6:00 p.m.   Homecoming Awards Dinner & Annual Alumni Association Meeting (E.E. Tourtellotte Student Center Ballroom)
Join us as we present the 2016 Distinguished Former Faculty Award – Estella Bennett Mask; Heritage Award – Angel Flight; Outstanding Young Alumnus – Dr. Dustin Hulsey; and the 33rd member of the EOSC Alumni Hall of Fame – Leland Walker.

Tickets to the Award Dinner are $30 and can be purchased from the Office of Institutional Advancement 918-465-1759. Advance registration only. No ticket will be sold at the door. Register by Friday, Nov. 4. Dress is business professional.
Saturday, Nov. 12
9:00 a.m.    Mountaineer 5K (downtown Wilburton)
Dust off those running shoes and show your Mountaineer spirit by participating in the Mountaineer 5K. Register online or download and mail your registration form (pdf). Pre-register by Nov. 1 for $30 entry fee. Onsite or late registration fee is $35. Proceeds support the Eastern Merit Scholarship.
11:00 a.m.   Homecoming Parade (downtown Wilburton)
Join us in downtown Wilburton to watch the Homecoming Parade. See student organization floats, the Homecoming Court and the 2016 Homecoming and Alumni Award recipients.
  Mountaineer Tailgate (in front of the E.E. Tourtellotte Student Center)
The best place to have lunch and have some fun following the parade and prior to the games. Concessions available. Activities for the young and young at heart.
2:00 p.m.
  Lady Mountaineers vs. Oklahoma Baptist JV
4:00 p.m.
  Homecoming Coronation 
5:00 p.m.
  Mountaineers vs. Fort Scott Community College   

Homecoming Awards

Each year during Homecoming, Eastern honors individuals who have contributed to the success of the college or who have distinguished themselves by making considerable contributions in their field.

Homecoming Award Recipients

Alumni Association Hall of Fame