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Rio Friends, Family & Alumni,

Homecoming 2020 is scheduled for November 20-21, 2020 here on our beautiful campus. I hope you make time to visit us this fall and plan to take part in our activities for the weekend. Below is a detailed schedule of events.

If you have any questions concerning RSVPing to one of those two events, do not hesitate to contact me at 740-245-7431 or dedwards@rio.edu.

We also hope you will LIKE and FOLLOW us on our Facebook page to stay updated on Homecoming activities, and to view photos from our weekend.

See you soon!

Delyssa Edwards
Director of Alumni Relations

Homecoming Weekend Events

Friday, Nov. 20
Noon-4 pm – “History of Rio” Archives Exhibit/Tour by Jake Bapst ‘75, 3rd Floor Greer Museum
2 pm-8 pm – Bevo Francis Classic Tournament
1 pm – Ribbon Cutting for Alumni Heritage Room*
6 pm – Alumni Awards Banquet**

Saturday, Nov. 21
Noon-2 pm – “History of Rio” Archives Exhibit/ Tour by Jake Bapst ‘75, 3rd Floor Greer Museum
11 am-5 pm – Bevo Francis Classic Tournament
4 pm – Registration for Athletic Hall of Fame Member Recognition
6 pm – Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet**

*Invitation Only Event
**Tickets will be sold online and at the door


The Rio Grande Bookstore will be open Homecoming Weekend.
On Friday, hours are 8 am to 6 pm in the basement of Rhodes Student Center. On Saturday, hours are noon to 6 pm in Rhodes and at Lyne Center.

Any questions about any of the topics can be directed to alumni@rio.edu
Super 8 Motel 
321 Upper River Rd.
Gallipolis, Ohio 45631
(740) 446-8080
William Ann Motel
918 2nd Ave,
Gallipolis, Ohio 45631
(740) 446-3373
Knights Inn
260 Jackson Pike
Gallipolis, Ohio 45631
(740) 446-7071
Quality Inn
577 State Route 7 North
Gallipolis, Oh. 45631
(740) 446-0090
Red Roof Inn
1000 Acy Avenue
Jackson, Oh 45640
Days Inn – Jackson
970 East Main Street
Jackson, Oh 45640
(740) 286-3464
Hampton Inn Gallipolis
444 Upper River Rd.
Gallipolis, Ohio, 45631
(740) 446-8000
Comfort Inn – Jackson
605 East Main Street
Jackson, Oh 45640
(740) 286-7581

   University of Rio Grande      218 N College Ave, Rio Grande, OH 45674      (800) 282-7201

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