Friday - October 25
The Official NGU Homecoming Weekend Kick-Off Party:
6 p.m. 8 p.m.
Top Golf Greenville
201 Clifton Court, Greenville, SC 29615
Join fellow alumni at the all-new Top Golf Greenville for an evening of food, fun, and networking. You will want to attend this special event as we will have a special presentation honoring the 25th anniversary (1994 end of 2020 season) of all NGU four-year sports teams.
Includes two hours of unlimited Top Golf play and Top Golfs All-American menu:
- Heavy Appetizers
- Chicken Tenders + Honey Mustard dipping sauce
- Pulled Pork Sliders with secret BBQ mop sauce + House-Made Slaw
- Fresh Seasonal Fruit
- Assorted Kettle Chips
- Chocolate Chip Cookie Bites
- Fountain Soda, Iced Tea, Coffee, and Water
Cost: $50.00 per person. Includes a football game ticket (this is an $80 value package).
8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Ice-Cream Social and Graduate School Tour
T. Walter Brashier Graduate School
405 Lancaster Ave, Greer, SC 29650
Join us at the Tim Brashier Campus in Greer for an Ice cream social and tour of the graduate school. At this extended networking event, you will have an opportunity to learn more about our award-winning graduate school programs.
Saturday - October 26
Welcome Back to Campus!
Campus-wide Homecoming Celebrations:
Taste & Tour President's Home
Spend the morning with the NGU First Family enjoying fresh pastries and coffee. While you are enjoying the visit, the Alumni Association will offer three 30-minute bus guided campus tours. Tours are first come, first serve.
8:30 a.m. 10 a.m.
Alumni Homecoming Brunch Hayes Ministry Center
At this special event, the class of 1969 will be honored and inducted in the university Half Century Club, and the 2019 Alumni Award winners will be honored. This will be a special time of networking, memories, and a special message from President Fant.
10:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $15 per person
Alumni Tailgate NGU Athletic Complex
Join alumni and current NGU students for a pregame tailgate party. While we tailgate, please join current NGU students and the 2019 Homecoming Court for a new tradition: The Homecoming Court Parade. Led by the Marching Crusader Band, the caravan of the homecoming court will proceed through the tailgate area on their way to Younts Stadium for the football game.
12:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m.
Low Country Boil
$10 per person. Kids are free.
Game Day Younts Stadium
Kick-off 4 p.m.
Valdosta State vs. NGU
Tickets may be purchased at the stadium if you did not attend the Top Golf Kick-Off Party.
- 25th Anniversary of Four-Year Sports Reunion. Parade of former teams, coaches, past present.
- Homecoming Queen Reunion: We will recognize all past homecoming queens as they help welcome a new queen into this special group.
- 2019 Homecoming Court Crowning of 2019 Homecoming Queen
- Marching Crusaders Band
REGISTER BELOW by October 7, 2019
Full Event Ticket: $75
(Includes: Top Golf, Alumni Brunch, 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame, & Alumni Tailgate)
Top Golf & Football Game Only: $50
Alumni Brunch/Luncheon Only: $15
Alumni Tailgate Only: $10
North Greenville University is located in Tigerville in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Tigerville is a pastoral community 18 miles north of Greenville, South Carolina, the state's largest metropolitan area, less than 12 miles from Greer and about 35 miles from Spartanburg with easy access to I-85, I-26, and US 276 and 25. The campus setting provides a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains, with the campus itself situated on the summit of a rolling hill amid acres of university-owned land. Most of the buildings on the campus have been constructed in the past few decades replacing older buildings which were erected during the first 100 years of the university's history.
7801 North Tigerville Rd.
Tigerville, SC 29688
From Greenville, SC:
Take Business 25 and 276 to Travelers Rest. Continue on 25 North to Highway 414. Turn right on 414 and NGU will be four miles on the left.
From Spartanburg, SC:
Take Highway 29 toward Greenville. Turn right on Highway 290 in Greer. Continue on Highway 290 until you reach the intersection of Highway 290 and Highway 253. Turn right on Highway 253. After you have traveled six miles, you will come to the intersection of Highway 253 and Highway 414. Turn left on Highway 414 and you will see the entrance to North Greenville on the right.
From Hendersonville, NC:
Take I-26 towards Spartanburg. Exit onto Highway 25 to Greenville, South Carolina. Turn left on Highway 414. NGU will be four miles on the left.
From Columbia, SC:
Take I-26 West to Spartanburg. Exit on Highway 29 towards Greer/Greenville. Turn right on Highway 290 in Greer. Continue on Highway 290 until you reach the intersection of Highway 290 and 253. After you have traveled six miles, you will come to the intersection of Highway 253 and Highway 414. Turn left on Highway 414 and you will see the entrance to North Greenville on the right.
From Atlanta, GA:
Take I-85 North to Exit 42. Take the left branch of I-I85 toward Greenville. Exit I-185 to White Horse Road, Highway 25. Stay on 25 traveling north toward Asheville, North Carolina. Turn right on Highway 414. NGU will be four miles on the left.
Places to Stay
- Courtyard by Mariott - (864) 213-9009
- Holiday Inn & Suites - (864) 678-8000
- The Westin Poinsett - (864) 421-9700
- Baymont Inn - (864) 288-1200
Looking for a place to stay when visiting NGU? Try area accommodations and ask about possible NGU discounts.