OCT. 11-16


Relive good times, reconnect with great friends, and create new memories! Return for USD’s biggest week and explore an ever-changing campus with countless alumni, family, and friends. Festivities include Torero Tuesday, State of the University Address, Legacy Pinning Ceremony, Fabulous Torero Casino Night, Big Blue Bash Student Concert, Torero Tailgate, Torero Football v. Presbyterian, and Alumni and Family Mass. See you soon at Alcala Park!

Relive last year’s festivities by visiting the USD Events Photos page to check out photos from Homecoming and Family Week 2021.

Questions? Email usdevents@sandiego.edu or 619-260-4690.

Signature Homecoming Events

Signature Events

Homecoming and Family Week is a Torero experience for the whole family. Attendees enjoy the opportunity to connect with USD and fellow alumni, students, families and friends through the many events offered throughout the week at USD’s beautiful Alcalá Park.

Academic Open Houses

Saturday, October 15 | 9 a.m.

Join us for three unique programs, each hosted by one of the undergraduate schools:
USD Arts and Culture Festival
Brunch and Browse: Knauss School of Business Open House
Toreros in Space: Brunch and Launch!

Torero Tuesday

Tuesday, October 11 | All Day

Torero alumni, students, families and friends from coast to coast will unite to raise funds that will enhance student scholarships, academic programs and athletics.

Legacy Pinning Ceremony

Friday, October 14 | 5 p.m.

A cherished tradition at USD, this event honors the legacy of those who have followed in the footsteps of their Torero parents and family members.

Big Blue Bash Student Concert

Friday, October 14 | 6:30 p.m.

The annual Big Blue Bash Student Concert is back! The concert is hosted by the Torero Program Board and is complimentary for the entire USD community.

Fabulous Torero Casino Night

Friday, October 14 | 7 p.m.

Go all in and support students at the Fabulous Torero Casino Night! Join in a fun-filled night of entertainment, food and beverages. Enjoy traditional casino-style games along with raffle prizes, mystery boxes and a silent auction. Proceeds support the Torero Student Support Fund.

Torero Tailgate

Saturday, October 15 | 11 a.m.

The USD community is invited to show their Torero pride at this FREE spirited event! Join in the festivities that are sure to entertain the whole family until kick-off. Enjoy an afternoon of games, live DJ, USD Spirit Zone, photo booth, student activities area and more!

Torero Football

Saturday, October 15 | 2 p.m.

Cheer on your USD Toreros as they take on the Presbyterian Blue Hose in the Pioneer Football Conference matchup!

Alumni and Family Mass

Sunday, October 16 | 10:30 a.m.

Come together with your Torero family to close Homecoming and Family Week with the annual Alumni and Family Mass.