Homecoming

October 27-28, 2017

Welcome home, DJO Knights! We are looking forward to welcoming back all our alumni and their families for a weekend celebration. Join us for one or for several of the following events planned for the 2017 Alumni Homecoming Weekend:

Alumni Awards Dinner
Friday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m.

Alumni Mass of Remembrance
Saturday, Oct. 28 at 11:00 a.m.

Homecoming Football Game vs. Fork Union
Saturday, Oct. 28 - game kicks off at 1 p.m.

Alumni Awards Dinner

Friday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m.
Help us celebrate our exceptional alumni at our annual Alumni Awards Dinner. Join us as we honor the 2017 Alumni Achievement and Athletic Hall of Fame award recipients.

Read More About This Year's Honorees.

This event is sold out.

Homecoming Football Game vs. Fork Union

Saturday, Oct. 28

Varsity Football kicks off at 1:00 p.m. as the Knights take on Fork Union. Tickets are $5 and available at the gate. Join us as we cheer on the Knights!

Don't forget to visit the Alumni tent inside the stadium for a special DJO Alum souvenir and lots of O'Connell fun!


Alumni Mass of Remembrance

Saturday, Oct. 28
Bring your family for a special alumni memorial liturgy for the deceased of the Bishop O'Connell community.

Chapel opens at 10:30 a.m. for private prayer
Mass begins at 11:00 a.m.
Celebrant is Fr. Gregory Thompson, DJO Chaplain.

You are invited to bring a framed photo of your loved one(s) to be placed on our Table of Remembrance and to record their names in the Book of Remembrance so that we can keep them in our prayers. The names of those who have died in the past year will be read aloud.

To submit a name for our Book of Remembrance or to let us know you are coming, please email lfriel@bishopoconnell.org.

Questions? Contact our Alumni Office at alumni@bishopoconnell.org or 703-237-1446.