2023 Homecoming Award Gala
September 29, 2023 6:00PM - 9:00PM EST
Thompson Student Union
2965 W Centennial Dr Toledo, OH 43606
(419) 530.2586

The University of Toledo Alumni Association invites you to join us on Friday, Sept. 29 at our annual Homecoming Award Gala in the Auditorium of the Lancelot Thompson Student Union. This is an opportunity for us to thank and honor our alumni who make an impact every day in communities across the country and around the world.


We will recognize 15 distinguished graduates this year and present the Gold T, Daniel J. Saevig Blue T and Edward H. Schmidt Outstanding Young Alum awards. Click here for a list of our awardees.


Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. for an optional networking hour. The cash bar will be available. Check-in for the Gala begins at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m. From 7:15 - 9 p.m., we will highlight the awardees.


The dress is business.


Each table seats eight. If you would like to reserve a table, please purchase the appropriate number of individual seats below.


Dinner Menu | $35


Includes water and iced tea. A cash bar will be available.


First Course:

  • House salad comprised of greens, carrots, cucumber and tomato. Multiple dressings will be available
  • Assorted artisan dinner rolls with butter


Main Course:

  • Filet Mignon and herb cheese stuffed chicken served with crème fraiche whipped potatoes, grilled asparagus, mushroom demi
  • A vegetarian entree of sweet potato black bean cake, grilled asparagus, garden tomato coulis and mango salsa.



  • Choice of strawberry cheesecake or chocolate layer cake


Kids Menu | $15

Macaroni and cheese and a fruit cup



Parking is only available in Areas 1N and 1S. Golf cart shuttles will be available to transport guests to and from these lots. All other areas are subject to being ticketed unless you have an active University parking pass.  Click here for a map of Main Campus to view the parking areas. 

For assistance, please contact any of the people listed below
Ansley Abrams-Frederick
Director of Alumni Programming
Nalani Martoccio
Alumni Engagement Coordinator
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