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  • Welcome Home Shaw Bears!

    Students, Alumni and Friends - Are you ready? Join us as we celebrate 154 years of glorious Shaw U during our 2019 Homecoming Week - October 13-October 20, 2019

    We’ve planned a week full of activities that will bring back fond memories while creating new ones to last a lifetime. 

    Don’t delay! Make your reservations and get your tickets today. See you in October!

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  • Student Events

    Student Schedule of Events

    Alumni Events

    Alumni Schedule of Events
  • Featured Events

    Coronation
    Royal Court Coronation
    Sunday, October 13 | 7:00 p.m.
    C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium
    Featured Event: Vendor Village
    Family Reunion/Vendor Village 
    Thursday-Friday, October 17-18
    Willie E. Gary Student Center
    Featured Event: Athletic Hall of Fame
    Athletic Hall of Fame 
    Thursday, October 17 | 7:00 p.m.
    C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium
    Reservation 

    Founders Day
    Founder's Day Convocation
    Friday, October 18 | 11:00 a.m.
    C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium
    Featured Event: Epic Gala
    2019 Epic Gala 
    Friday, October 18 | 6:00 p.m.
    Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley
    Reservation
    Young Alumni After Party
    Young Alumni + Greek Mixer 
    Friday, October 18 | 8:00 p.m.
    Sheraton Downtown Raleigh
    Reservation
  • Game Day Feature
  • Sponsorship Information

    Presenting
    $25,000
    Resilience 
    $10,000
    Reliant "1865"
    $5,000
    Table
    $2,500
    Young Alumni After Party Presenting 
    $2,500
    Awakening Gospel Concert $2,500
    Become a Sponsor 
    • Industry exclusivity
    • Sponsorship Includes Presenting Sponsor Recognition at:
      • EPIC Gala
      • President’s Walk for Education,
      • Young Alumni After-Party
      • and Awakening Gospel Concert
    • 3 tables of 10 with front row, premium seating placement at EPIC Gala; reserved seating at Young Alumni After-Party in VIP area
    • Brand recognition at each event in all event marketing (Print and Electronic)
    • Opportunity to make remarks from podium
    • Logo placed in 4 monthly University e-newsletters
    • Logo continuously projected throughout event
    • Logo on event web page
    • A special feature in the Alumni newsletter
    • 2 Company pop-up banner placement at events*
    • Table signage
    • Social media customization
    Become a Sponsor 
    • 2 tables of 8 reserved seating
    • Recognition during opening and closing remarks
    • Logo continuously projected throughout event
    • Logo on event web page
    • Company pop-up banner placement at event*
    • Table signage 
    • Social media recognition
    Become a Sponsor 
    • Table for 8 reserved seating
    • Recognition during EPIC Gala
    • Logo/Name on event web page
    • Table signage
    • Social media recognition
    • Name listed on plaque in Estey Hall
    Become a Sponsor 
    • Table of 8 reserved seating
     This sponsorship level reserved for small non-profits and businesses, schools, churches, and individuals not associated with a major corporation.
    Become a Sponsor 
    • Reserved seating in VIP area for 4
    • Opportunity to be a vendor and distribute product or merchandise to attendees
    • Opportunity to make remarks during event
    • A special feature in the Alumni newsletter
    • Logo/Name on event web page
    • Social media recognition
    Become a Sponsor 
    • Reserved seating in VIP area for 4
    • Opportunity to be a vendor and distribute product or merchandise to attendees
    • Opportunity to make remarks during event
    • A special feature in the Alumni newsletter
    • Logo/Name on event web page
    • Social media recognition