As the university continues to respond proactively to the COVID-19 pandemic, we seek to ensure the safety of guests at our annual celebration.
With municipal restrictions in place for large gatherings, and campus-based safety precautions that include limited public access, the postponement of the multi-day event is the sensible approach to preserving Homecoming and presenting it next year. It is our hope to be able to offer our students and alumni all of the same activities and events, including the 5K Run/Walk, Homecoming Fest with the free concert in Downtown Melbourne, and the Florida Tech Gala here on campus. We will continue to assess the challenges and public safety concerns and make final decisions as we get closer to the spring semester. The new date will be announced as soon as it is finalized.
The Homecoming theme “Relentless Twenties” will remain for the spring 2021 celebration—even more fitting now! We hope you will join us when the time comes and it's safe!
Local Hotels Offering Alumni Discounts
Join us as we kick off our Homecoming festivities with a 5K race through Downtown Melbourne. Get your awesome Florida Tech t-shirt, goody bag, and enjoy a post-race party at Meg O'Malleys with food, drinks, and live entertainment!
Race time: 6 PM
Be part of Florida Tech's annual Homecoming Fest, our FREE concert in the heart of Downtown Melbourne! The Florida Tech Alumni Association and Student Government Association, in partnership with Deuterman Productions, present a night you won't forget, featuring street vendors, food, drinks, family activities, and of course... an AMAZING CONCERT.
Featuring... Acts to be announced later this year!
Concert starts: 6 PM
**We regret to announce that, due to financial uncertainty brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Florida Tech football program was eliminated. Therefore, there will be no Homecoming football game.**
The Homecoming Gala features the Jerome P. Keuper Distinguished Alumni Award presentation and honors one outstanding alumnus/alumna from each college. Reconnecting, reminiscing, cocktails, dinner, award ceremony, live music, and dancing make this event the highlight of Homecoming Weekend! You can't miss this. Gather a group of your alumni friends and reserve a table for an unforgettable evening!
Cocktail reception begins: 6:30 PM
Florida Tech Catholic Campus Ministry cordially invites all alumni, parents, families, and friends to an Alumni Mass celebrated by Fr. Michael Neeland, SDS. Following the Mass, coffee and donuts will be available in the fellowship area.