Parent Schedule: CIU Homecoming Friends & Family Weekend 2020

Enjoy a great weekend with your CIU student November 6 & 7 visiting campus and exploring Columbia!

Here are some of the highlighted activities from the Full Schedule we think you will enjoy:

Friday, November 6:

8 – 10:30 a.m. – Check-inAlumni Center

9:45 – 11 a.m. – Special campus tour and activities for Parents bringing college bound kids Administration Bldg 

11 a.m. – Alumnus of the Year ChapelDr. Danny McCain (’74) - Shortess Chapel

Noon – Lunch available for purchase - Cafeteria

Afternoon – Explore Columbia with your student. Here are some great places to visit:

6 p.m. Dinner options:

8 p.m. – Music Showcase featuring CIU’s Ambassador Choir and moreShortess Chapel

9:30 p.m. – Fireworks display over CIU Athletics fields

9:45 p.m. – Dessert at The Pointehead to Pine View Apartments and follow the signs to the Pointe

Saturday, November 7:

Enjoy the Morning with your student! Here are some suggestions:

  • Soda City – 9am – 1pm Saturday, great food and great shopping from SC chefs and artisans
  • Loveland Coffee
  • Indah Coffee
  • Walk the Canal: Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park, 312 Laurel St., Columbia, SC

11 – Noon – Global Networking EventStudent Center

Noon – Lunch available for purchaseCafeteria

1 – 3:30 p.m. – Bouncy House & Activities Intramural Field

1:30 -3:30 p.m. - Field Day & Family Fun - Intramural Field                       

6 p.m. – Dinner available for purchaseCafeteria

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