Spider Day Homecoming

Celebrate Spider Day Homecoming

Calling all Spiders! Start Homecoming Weekend with Spider Day on Friday, October 27, 2023. Come together with fellow students, staff, faculty, alumni, and friends and celebrate: "Once a Spider, Always a Spider!"

Start Homecoming Weekend with

Spider Day: Friday, October 27


From 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., stop by Heilman Dining Center for themed menus, a free Spider Day Homecoming T-shirt, and a live broadcast from WDCE Radio! In appreciation of all staff and faculty, Human Resources will sponsor a complimentary lunch for employees.

Evening Festival

Then, from 6–10 p.m., celebrate under the lights on Millhiser Green in front of the Well-Being Center. Join our evening festival featuring food trucks, a pop-up Spider Shop, appearances by this year’s inductees into the Richmond Athletics Hall of Fame and members of the 2008 NCAA National Championship Spider Football Team, and live music by Faculty Lounge, Room for Improvement, and Dogpark!