Desiree Erchick '17

Major: Japanese and French
Hometown:Alliance, OH

Mount Union provides wonderful opportunities to experience the world around you, whether it's studying abroad, spring break trips or volunteering in different communities.

Traditions Events

Mount Union prides itself on its rich history and traditions, and programming is no exception. RPB plans and implements, sometimes in conjunction with other offices on campus, several traditions events throughout the year.

Week of Welcome: August 22 – 27, 2016

Week of Welcome is designed to provide new and returning students with a full week of educational, transitional and social activities when they arrive back to campus in the fall. 

Family Day: September 17, 2016

Family Day provides students and their families a time to reconnect during the fall semester. For the full schedule of events, visit the Family Day webpage!

Homecoming: Week October 3 – 8, 2016

A fun-filled week of events is planned in conjunction with the Mount Union Homecoming Football game and festivities on Saturday, October 18. Here's the tentative schedule of student events (for the alumni schedule, visit the Alumni Weekend and Homecoming page).

Wednesday, October 5

8 p.m., Brush Auditorium 

Thursday, October 6

Homecoming Bonfire
8 p.m., Quad 

Friday, October 7

4 p.m. - 6 p.m., Quad

Saturday, October 8


Homecoming Parade
11 a.m., around campus

Alumni Coffeehouse
7 p.m., Campus Grounds 




Little Sibs Weekend: April 7 – 8, 2016

This weekend is a fun-filled time for Mount students to invite their little siblings, cousins or family friends to campus! RPB, in conjunction with several other campus organizations, provides many exciting activities for sibs and kids of all ages! For more information and the schedule of events, visit the Little Sibs Weekend webpage!

Springfest: April 17 – 21, 2016

Springfest is the final programming celebration of the year. During the last weekend of classes, several campus organizations come together to give students the opportunity to celebrate before they head home for the summer. Check back for the full schedule!

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