Holy Family University Plans Events for TigerFest 2023: Alumni & Family Homecoming October 20-21

Holy Family University will open its Northeast Philadelphia campus (9801 Frankford Avenue) to alumni, students, families, faculty, staff and friends during a spirited 2023 TigerFest Alumni & Family Homecoming celebration on Friday and Saturday, October 20-21, 2023.

Highlights include TigerMadness, an interactive student-centered event in partnership with Student Engagement and HFU Athletics, on Friday, October 20. Events on Saturday, October 21, will include NCAA Division II Athletic Competitions for volleyball and men’s and women’s soccer, campus tours, food trucks including Chickie’s and Pete’s, Primo Hoagies, and Mini Melts, a Moss Mill beer garden and a variety of family -friendly activities throughout the day. Friday’s festivities also will include a campus celebration of the 50th anniversary of the HFU School of Nursing.

“Our staff and campus partners have thoughtfully planned a variety of interactive and inclusive events that will promote camaraderie and connection,” said Mary Kay McGettigan, Executive Director of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving. “2023 TigerFest provides an opportunity to invite and welcome back visitors to our campus to renew old friendships, make new connections and most importantly, to have fun! We hope this weekend, going forward, will spark an annual tradition that celebrates our collective pride in Holy Family University. We hope to see you there - it won’t be the same without you!”

2023 TigerFest Scheduled Events.


Jan Giel