Calling OHIO's Class of 1963!

Golden Bobcats

Can you believe it’s been five decades since your OHIO graduation?

In honor of this special milestone, your Ohio University Alumni Association (OUAA) is recognizing your Golden Bobcat Class during this year’s Homecoming weekend.

On Saturday, Oct. 12, all members of the OHIO Class of 1963 can register to:

  • Ride in a special vehicle during the annual Homecoming Parade in celebration of “Our Past, Our Present, and Our Future”;

  • Participate in the Homecoming Bobcat Bash, which will be held from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Grover Center, immediately following the parade. This event sells out every year, so please be sure to register by calling your call your Ohio University Alumni Association at 740-593-4300. The $20 ticket fee will be waived for Class of ’63 graduates (as long as you call to register) and includes music, picnic food, beverages -- including beer and wine -- and fun OHIO merchandise;

  • Be recognized at the OHIO vs. Central Michigan Football Game, which kicks off at Peden Stadium at 2:00 p.m.; and

  • Join your fellow alumni for a post-game Golden Bobcat Reception at Konneker Alumni Center [time TBA].

Rooms have been blocked from Oct. 11-13 for the Class of ’63 at the recently renovated Burr Oak State Park Lodge. The Lodge is 35 minutes from Athens in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Limited shuttle service will be available on Saturday to transport guests between Burr Oak Lodge and Athens.

To reserve your room and to register for this special Golden Bobcat Class Homecoming experience, or for more information, please click HERE.

For a complete list of Homecoming 2013 events, please click HERE.

If you have any questions about your Golden Bobcat Class opportunities, please call your Ohio University Alumni Association at 740-593-4300 or send an email to