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Alumni Events

April 13, 2024

Alumni Tailgate at Wofford (DH)

Apr. 13, 2024

Join us for an alumni tailgate and support your Catamount Softball team in Spartanburg, SC as they face Wofford! The tailgate will begin at noon with first pitch of the double header scheduled for 1:00 pm. We encourage you to bring your favorite appetizer/side or dessert to share, and your preferred beverages.  Alumni Engagement, along with the event hosts Jordan and Daniel Moeller, will provide some tailgate food and bottled waters.

Noon Tailgate | 1:00 pm First Pitch

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Catamount Alumni Tailgate


Location: Wofford College

429 N Church St, Spartanburg, SC 29303


April 19 - 21, 2024

WCU African American Alumni Reunion

Apr. 19 - 21, 2024

Save the date and make your plans to come back to Cullowhee for the Western Carolina University African American Alumni Reunion April 19-21, 2024! This event, open to all alumni and friends who wish to celebrate diversity at WCU, promises to be an unforgettable experience celebrating shared history and fostering unity at WCU.

* Registration has now closed. For any questions please contact WCU Alumni Engagement at or call 828.227.7335

WCU African American Alumni Reunion


Location: Western Carolina University

1 University Dr, Cullowhee, NC 28723


May 3, 2024

WCU G.O.L.D. Alumni & Friends Meet-Up

May 3, 2024

Join us for a G.O.L.D. (Graduates of the Last Decade) Alumni Event on May 3rd from 7-9 pm at Bearwaters Brewing Hazelwood in Waynesville, NC. Bearwaters Brewing Hazelwood offers an array of entertainment options including video games, axe throwing, indoor playing field, indoor corn hole, and more! The cost to attend is $5 and includes Axe Throwing! The max capacity of this event is 50 people, so register now and don't miss out on this opportunity to network and unwind with fellow alumni. 

Register Today!

WCU Gold Meetup

Location: Bearwaters Brewing Hazelwood

1940 S Main Street, Waynesville, NC 28786


July 26 - 28, 2024

Purple & Gold Alumni Weekend

Jul 26 - 28, 2024

After a one-year hiatus, one of Western Carolina University’s most beloved alumni events will be back with a new format in 2024 – the Purple and Gold Alumni Weekend. All alumni are invited back to take over Cullowhee and paint the campus purple and gold. Learn more and register.

WCU Purple and Gold Weekend



August 9, 2024

WCU Alumni Night with the Tourists

August 9, 2024

Join us on Friday, August 9 for WCU Alumni Night with the Tourists. Wear your WCU Purple and help us cheer on the Tourists alongisde fellow Catamounts. Stay tuned for more information!

WCU AVL Tourists Game 2023




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