Homecoming and Family Weekend


Welcome Back

October 8-10, 2021

We invite you for a weekend at home on the Hill. Parents and family – come see your student. Alumni and guests – we welcome you back! Check out some of the fun and exciting events we have planned.

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We at St. Olaf College welcome you in a spirit of partnership and care for your fellow attendees and the students. We request that parents, families, alumni, and their guests planning to attend this event are fully vaccinated.

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Virtual 5K Ole Walk/Run/Roll

Now through October 10

Unable to come to the Hill for Homecoming and Family Weekend? Run, walk, roll, or stroll 3.1 miles in the Virtual 5K Walk/Run/Roll. Run on a trail or treadmill, roll through a park, or walk laps around the block – finish your own race, at your pace and be your own timekeeper. Choose your day to run, walk, or roll now through October 10 to be included in the race results.

Submit Your Time | 2021 Results

Schedule of Events

Preliminary Schedule of Events

This schedule is subject to change. The finalized Schedule of Events, including additional activities and details, will be available online by mid-September.


Open Classes

Learn more about the open classes on Friday, October 8, 2021

View, download, or print a .pdf for Open Classes


Contact us at homecoming@stolaf.edu or 888-865-6537

Save the Date

Future Homecoming

October 7-9, 2022
October 6-8, 2023