Save the Date — Saturday, September 28, 2019

Homecoming is our premier celebration of school spirit — a chance for students, alumni, and the neighbouring community to gather and celebrate UBC Okanagan.


Preliminary schedule; subject to change. Check back for full details and registration.




Big Breakfast

8:00–11:00 a.m.
University Way

Calling all students! Help us kick off Homecoming 2019. Breakfast food, coffee, prizes and fun to start your day!


Discover U

Feel the Heat Soccer

1:00–5:00 p.m.

Men and Women’s Heat teams will compete back-to-back. Come cheer the Heat at the great soccer action and enjoy food, drink, fun and games.

Discovery Expo

2:00–5:00 p.m.

An interactive and awesome showcase presented by UBC Faculties. Fun for all ages.

Alumni experiences

Scavenger Hunt

5:00–6:00 p.m.
University Way

Prizes, prizes, prizes await you at the end of fun and challenging games and clues. Gather your team of four for some friendly competition.


5:00–9:00 p.m.
University Way

Step right up and try your luck with games galore! Win prizes, enjoy food trucks, beer gardens and an amazing line-up on the entertainment stage.

Supper with Steve Patterson

5:30–9:00 p.m.
The Commons

Enjoy a delicious meal in the most unexpected of places — the classroom in our newest building, The Commons. Host of CBC’s The Debaters, Steve Patterson will entertain guests with his unique and uproarious style.


Reconnect with friends at some amazing events during UBC Okanagan’s Homecoming weekend!



Sponsors & PartnerS

Homecoming 2019 is presented by:

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Be Part of the Action 

Join our volunteer team as a promoter or organizer, or help out at guest services or events.



Reflect on the Past

UBC’s Okanagan campus has seen tremendous growth and change since opening its doors to 3,500 students in 2005.

Take a look back at campus milestones: building booms, innovative research accomplishments and events that put campus on the world-stage while connecting UBCO to the local community.

History & Milestones


Our Campus Today