Homecoming & Family Weekend

Save the Date: Friday, October 20th through Sunday, October 22nd

Homecoming & Family Weekend is a time-honored tradition at Roger Williams University and we are excited to welcome families and alumni to our events this year.

Please save the date for Friday, October 20th to Sunday, October 22nd for 2023 Homecoming & Family Weekend!

The planning committee is hard at work to ensure a great weekend for all who attend and participate. This fun-filled fall weekend includes events such as, Casino Night, the Autumn Festival, and our 5K Road Race, along with games and matches of our Athletics teams, student performances, campus tours, networking opportunities, as well as other family-friendly events and outdoor activities. With such a variety of things to do, there's sure to be something for everyone to enjoy. 

Registration for the 2023 Homecoming and Family Weekend will be open in August 2023

Please see below on how to create an account to purchase your tickets.

Questions about Homecoming & Family Weekend can be answered by contacting Student Programs, Leadership, & Orientation (SPLO) at (401) 254-3088 or studentprograms@rwu.edu

For information on local accommodations, restaurants, and Bristol, visit Explore Bristol

Students and family at Homecoming

Please view our 2022 Homecoming and Family Weekend schedule.

Our Homecoming and Family Weekend Planning Committee will be meeting over the Summer to begin confirming this year's event.


RWU utilizes the RWU Tickets webpage for Homecoming and Family Weekend Ticket purchases.  If you have purchased tickets for a previous event, you are able to log in and purchase tickets.

Guests who need to create a new General Public account should follow the instructions below:

   1. Click Register as New Customer

    2. Complete the information listed under General Public

    3. Click Register as General Public

    4. Set up your Customer Information, Billing Information and Shipping Information

    5. You will see all of our available events, select your event that you wish to purchase

    6. Click Get Tickets

    7.Select the number of tickets needed for quantity and click Find Tickets

    8. Please complete all necessary information

    9. Select in Delivery Method: E-Ticket

    10. Finally, select Checkout under Secure Payment
    Please note that you will have 20 minutes to make your selection or the tickets will be removed from your Cart