Alderson Broaddus Prepares for Homecoming ‘16

University to Celebrate Homecoming Sept. 29-Oct.2

Philippi, W.Va. –  Alderson Broaddus University will be hosting a variety of events for the public as part of their Homecoming celebration “Every Battler has a Story” September 29-Oct. 2.

A Pep Rally and Bonfire will be held Friday evening at 9 p.m. on the old soccer field. All students, alumni, and friends are invited to this spirit-filled, student-lead event.

The campus spirit march will take place on Saturday Oct. 1 beginning at 11:30 a.m. All are invited to take in the spirit march which will end at the Multi-Sport Performance Stadium ahead of the Battlers 1:30 p.m. kick-off against Fort Valley State University.

Wilcox Chapel will be full of music Saturday evening, at 8 p.m. as the School of Music hosts its annual homecoming concert and Opera Highlights Reunion. The cost for the concert is $10 and is payable at the door only.

On Sunday morning, Oct. 2 the annual Homecoming Worship Service will take place at Philippi Baptist Church located at 69 Church Street in downtown Philippi led by Rev. David A. Carpenter ’71.  Worship begins at 10:30 a.m. and all are welcome to attend.

For a complete list of events, please view the Homecoming brochure online at

Please come and join the Alderson Broaddus University family for a weekend of community.