OctoberWest

What is OctoberWest?

OctoberWest is the Embry-Riddle Prescott campus’ Homecoming week. It celebrates the uniqueness of the campus and includes events for students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Signature events include the Industry/Career Expo, Alumni Eagle Night, Friday Fair, and multiple spirit events throughout the week.

2021 Theme

The 2021 Theme of “Riddle Around the World” was selected by our student OctoberWest Committee to highlight the importance of finding home but also reconnecting with those around us.

2021 Event Schedule

Event Date  Time Audience
Kickoff Event featuring Stuff a Plush Monday, Sept. 27 2 p.m. Students Only
Culture and Diversity Fair Tuesday, Sept. 28 1-4 p.m. Students, Faculty, Staff
Cultural Expo Tuesday, Sept. 28 6-8 p.m. Students, Faculty, Staff
T-Shirt Tie Dye Party  Wednesday,
Sept. 29
1-4 p.m. Students Only
Coffee House Open Mic featuring Jej Vinson Wednesday,
Sept. 29
6-8 p.m. Students, Faculty, Staff
Alumni Check-in and Lounge Thursday,
Sept. 30
10 a.m.-
4 p.m.
Alumni
Industry/Career Expo Thursday,
Sept. 30
10 a.m.-
4 p.m.
Students, Alumni
Field Day Thursday,
Sept. 30
4-8 p.m. Students Only
Alumni Women's Breakfast Thursday,
Sept. 30
8:30-
10 a.m.
Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff
Alumni Check-in and Lounge  Friday, Oct. 1 10 a.m.-
4 p.m.
Alumni
Friday Fair featuring inflatables. food trucks,
dueling pianos, beer garden and more
Friday, Oct. 1 4-8 p.m. Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff
Alumni Eagle Night  Friday, Oct. 1 6:30-
9 p.m. 
Alumni, Faculty, Staff
Fireworks and Bonfire  Friday, Oct. 1 8-10 p.m.  Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff

Contact Us

3700 Willow Creek Road
Prescott, AZ 86301
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