Homecoming

  • Homecoming 2016

    Come celebrate a 100 years of excellence at this year's Centennial Homecoming, Oct. 19-22, 2016. See how campus has changed over the years with a new Academic Center and renovated Administration Building (also 100 years old). Reconnect with old friends and enjoy free CME hours for all KCU alumni. Hear all about the progress of our new Joplin campus and the future of KCU. 

    As a special treat, we'll be hosting a Centennial Gala on Oct. 22 at Union Station.

    Register for Homecoming

  • Wednesday, Oct. 19

     

    Noon

    Campaign Leadership Luncheon (by invitation only)
    TBD

    6-8 p.m. 

    COB 10 Year Reunion Dinner (by invitation only)
    Butterworth Alumni Center

    Thursday, Oct. 20

     

    8-9:30 a.m.

    Heritage Society Recognition Breakfast
    Butterworth Alumni Center

    9:30-11 a.m.

    Pre-CME Workshop (optional)
    Academic Center

    9:30-11 a.m.

    Campus Tours
    KCU Campus

    11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Alumni Association Luncheon, Business Meeting and KCU President's Greetings
    Academic Center 

    12:30-4:45 p.m.

    CME Conference
    Academic Center

    6:30-8 p.m.

    Alumni Awards and PHOS Recognition Reception  
    Liberty Memorial, National WWI Museum and Memorial

    Optional Activity

    11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Luncheon and Guided Museum Tour (optional - additional fee of $30)
    Nelson Atkins Museum

    Friday, Oct. 21

     

    7-7:30 a.m.

    Breakfast
    Academic Center  

    7:30-11:45 a.m.

    CME
    Academic Center

    11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.

    All Campus Picnic
    Green space next to Student Activities Center

    1-3 p.m.

    Campus Tours - Non-CME Guests
    KCU Campus

    1-5:15 p.m.

    CME
    Academic Center

    6:30-9:30 p.m.

    Reunion Dinners
    (Individual dinners for the classes of 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011)
    Westin Crown Center

    Optional Activity

     

    2-4 p.m.

    Tour of Negro Leagues Baseball Museum / Gem Theater / 18th and Vine Jazz District (optional - additional fee of $15)


    Saturday, Oct. 22

     

    7:30-8 a.m.

    Breakfast
    Academic Center

    7:55 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

    CME
    Academic Center

    5:30-11:30 p.m.

    Centennial Gala (optional - $250/ticket)
    Union Station

    Register Now!

    See Who's Coming! - View Attendees 

    Centennial Gala Tickets - $250/each

    CME Registration Fees 

    Register by Aug. 1 for Early-bird Discounts!
      Price by Aug. 1       Price after Aug. 1
    Physician: KCU Alumni
    Meal cost only. CME hours are complimentary.  

    $100 $125
    Physician: Non-Alumni

    $625 $675
    Physician: KCU Community Clinical Faculty - Preceptor 

    $495 $545
    Physician: Non-Alumni Retiree 

    $495 $545
    Nurse, Physician Assistant or other Healthcare Professional   

    $395 $445
    Resident

    $50 $75
    KCU Faculty, Staff and Students     

    Free      Free

    Optional Events  

    Nelson Atkins Museum Lunch and Docent Tour                       
    11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m., Wed., Oct. 19

    $30
    Tour of Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
    Gem Theatre: Non-Alumni
    2-4 p.m., Wed., Oct. 19

    $15

    Gala Banner

    Leading the way into the next century, we celebrate our 100th anniversary with a Gala at Union Station. Featuring cocktails, dinner and dancing to a live band, the gala honors our rich heritage of success and celebrates our bright future focused on educating the next generation of osteopathic physicians, scientists and healthcare professionals. 

    We invite you to join us as we celebrate a century of living out our mission of improving the well-being of communities we serve through our alumni, faculty and staff.   

    Register for the Gala

    Reserve Your Room

    Room Block Name: KCU Homecoming

    Westin Kansas City Crown Center
    1 E Pershing Rd.
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    816-474-4400

    Room Block Rates: Tuesday, October 18-Sunday, October 23

    Single Rate- $139
    Double Rate- $159
    Triple Rate- $184
    Quad Rate- $209