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Find all upcoming  events on the Murray State event calendar. Use the search box or category function to find alumni specific events. 


Football Tailgating

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Are you ready to kick-off the season with great food, Racer fans and tons of fun?! Be there as we tailgate Racer Football both home and away this season, with catered meals, a cash bar (select events), games and loads of Murray State swag!






Homecoming queenMake plans to join us for Homecoming 2018, October 26-27. Murray State Alumni from all over the world are invited to return to campus for all of the Homecoming festivities including special class reunions, the Homecoming parade, Tent City and of course, the football game and crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen. Regardless of when you were a student at Murray State, this will always be your home. Go Racers!



OVC Blue and Gold Weekend

Racer fans gathered during the the OVC Tournament at Kevin’s Backstage Bar and Grill before each game for a HUGE celebration to support the team!  Make plans for the next season in Evansville to join us once again and enjoy drink specials and free appetizers (while they last) in a family-friendly atmosphere! Watch Murray State Alumni Association social media and emails for more details and exact times closer to the OVC Tournament in 2019. GO RACERS!

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Golden Reunion
October 26 and 27, 2018

Calling all graduates of the Class of ’68! What about a sister you shared a bond with or a brother who guided you along the first year? Reunions are a special time for renewing friendships and making more memories. We have some special events planned for you on Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 including a campus tour, anniversary dinner, reserved seating at the Homecoming parade and of course, the big game on Saturday afternoon! Register online at

Distinguished Alumni Dinner

The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor granted by the Murray State Alumni Association, recognizing alumni who have excelled personally and professionally.  Annually the Alumni Association hosts a banquet in honor of the individuals and to allow friends, family and supporters of the University the opportunity to honor our Distinguished Alumni.  Join us on Friday, April 27, 2018 to celebrate our most accomplished alumni.

Register your event

Contact the Alumni Office to register your event at or 1-800-758-8510. Official Alumni events will be added to the Murray State University event calendar. 

Watch Parties

To host a Watch party simply choose a location, for example a local bar or restaurant, and click here to register your party with the Office of Alumni Relations.  Or, contact the Sid Easley Alumni Center and our alumni relations staff will assist you in planning your event. Our staff will help you get the word out and send you a “Watch Party in a Box” host package, which includes everything you need to rock your Racer Pride. Call 800-758-8510 with any questions or for more information. You can find a complete Murray State University Men’s Basketball schedule by visiting

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Travel Tours

Join the Murray State University Alumni Association and Collette Travel for exciting alumni getaways!  Stay tuned for more opportunities to travel with Murray State University alumni at a discounted rate. Call for more information 800.758.8510.