RAFT Weekend 2018

RAFT:
"Reunion And Family Traditions"

RAFT Weekend is our homecoming at CSUMB! Every year we come together, as otters do, to form a raft as a campus community including Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, and Family. Come join the RAFT and be part of a fun tradition!

This year, RAFT Weekend will be taking place from Wednesday, October 10, 2018 to Sunday, October 14, 2018. You can find a list of our RAFT Homecoming events below. RAFT Weekend is open to families. If you would like your family to attend, please register them by clicking the button below!

Events

Wednesday, October 10

Spirit Competition

Who's got the most CSUMB spirit and pride? Decorate your residence hall or office space with streamers, signs, and other Otter Spirit gear! There will be two seperate competitions for the most spirited residence hall as well as the most spirited office. Register your hall or office on the RAFT Weekend webpage by Monady, October 9 at 5pm to compete! The judging committee will come around Thursday afternoon/evening to determine the winners of the Spirit Competition who will win the trophy (and bragging rights!) for the rest of the school year!

Men's Soccer Game

The Men's Soccer Team competes against Cal State East Bay in a "Battle of the Bays" Competition.

Women's Soccer Game

The Women's Soccer Team competes against Cal State East Bay in a "Battle of the Bays" Competition.

Thursday, October 11

New Student Union Showcase

Come meet the Otter Student Union Board of Directors and learn more about our new student union!

Midnight Madness

Midnight madness is an annual event celebrating the upcoming season for men's and women's basketball teams in which teams have an open practice introducing the members of the basketball team, combined with a pep rally, fun games, prizes, and fan friendly activities.

Midnight Madness Dance

Still hyped from Midnight Madness? Stay at the Otter Sports Center for a night of dancing, fun, and music!

Friday, October 12

Otter Spirit Day

Every Friday is spirit day at CSUMB, make sure to wear your CSUMB Spirit gear to celebrate RAFT Homecoming weekend!

Bucket List Challenge

Goto csumb.edu/bucketlist or stop by to grab a hard copy from the front desk at the student center - try to cross off as many items from the bucket list as possible. Upload your photos the the CSUMB App in the First Year Experience guide photo album! Post on the RAFT Weekend Facebook Event to let us know how many items you crossed off your bucket list. Earn yourself a "I completed the CSUMB bucket list" long sleeved t-shirt!

Adopt - a - Family Drive

Help us prepare and deliver care packages for local families. Contact catalystcenter@csumb.edu for accommodations or more information.

Men's Soccer Game

The Men's Soccer Team competes against San Francisco State.

Women's Soccer Game

The Women's Soccer Team competes against San Francisco State.

Women's Volleyball

The Women's Volleyball Team competees against San Francisco State.

Drag Show

Join Pride Club, OC3, and UPB for the first ever Drag Show!

Saturday, October 13

Escape Room!

Leadership Development is proud to present an escape room experience for RAFT Homecoming Weekend. Participants will have the opportunity to work with their friends to conquer the escape room.

Athlete Alumni Panel

Student-Athlete Alumni speak with current student-athletes about time as a CSUMB athlete, life after college athletics, and career choices.

Women's Volleyball

The Women's Volleyball Team competees against San Francisco State.

Greek Fest

Enjoy an exciting night of performances from the CSUMB fraternities and sororities.