Warren Wilson College welcomes you back to campus for Homecoming Weekend: Friday, September 29 – Sunday, October 1

We look forward to seeing our community members together again for a weekend of festivities and fun!

The Inauguration of our tenth WWC President, Dr. Damián Fernández, will be part of Homecoming Weekend. Please register to attend Inauguration and Homecoming events below.

View the full Homecoming 2023 Schedule


Registration for Homecoming 2023 has now closed.
Day-of tickets will be available for the BBQ Cochinillo Asado ONLY. Tickets are $15 per person and we will accept cash or credit card payments.

The Alumni Lunch and Awards Ceremony will be live streamed here.

More Homecoming Events:

The following events do not require pre-registration and are all free of charge.

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Student Networking with Alumni and Building Career Knowledge (S.N.A.C.K)

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm | Morris’ Community Pavilion

This is an opportunity for current WWC students to network with alumni. If you would like to participate, contact Hannah Richardson, Director of Career Engagement, at hrichardson@warren-wilson.edu.

Friday, September 29, 2023

Information Desk

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Office of Admissions, Upper Orr Cottage

If you arrive early and need a place to ask questions, feel free to swing by! All events are paperless. You are not required to check in at the Information Desk, it is simply available as a resource for you.


7:00 pm – 10:00 pm | Homecoming Field, WWC Farm

Come get cozy by the fire while the sun sets on our valley home. We encourage you to bring a blanket or lawn chair, since limited seating will be available. Musicians- bring your instruments for a fireside jam!

Saturday, September 30, 2023

Gallery Exhibit

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Elizabeth Holden Gallery

The experimental media exhibition Echos and Anomalies will be on display, featuring works by Hogan Seidel and Gabby Sumney.

WWC Women’s Soccer vs. LaGrange College

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Soccer Field, Hank Steinbrecher Athletic Complex

Cheer on the Owls and enjoy family-friendly activities hosted by WWC Athletics!

Alpine Tower Open Climb

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm | Alpine Tower

Calling all adventure-seekers: come climb our Alpine Tower and enjoy the Giant Swing! Close-toed shoes are required, and operations are weather dependent. We anticipate high interest in this activity, so when you arrive you will be asked to sign up for a time slot to climb. Participants will be required to fill out a liability waiver.

President’s Reception

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

This is an invitation-only event. Invitations will be sent via email.

WWC Women’s Volleyball vs. Bluefield University

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm | DeVries Gymnasium

Support the Women’s Volleyball team during their inaugural season!

Sunday, October 1, 2023

Church and Potluck

9:30 am – 1:00 pm | WWC Presbyterian Church

Join your classmates for Sunday worship followed by a potluck lunch sponsored by the congregation of the Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church.

Thank you to our 2023-2024 Sponsors

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