76ers vs Knicks

CU Night – Philadelphia 76ers vs New York Knicks Game

Philadelphia 76ersThe Cheyney University National Alumni Association Alumni Weekend Committee is proud to present the Friday Night Out with Cheyney University at The Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia!

Join us on Friday, March 3, 2017 for the Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks game at 7:00 PM. After the game, join us at The Holiday Inn Stadium Sports Bar as we mix, mingle, and dance the night away. Food is included in the price of your After Party ticket. Free parking is available on-site. If you are interested in staying overnight, please call (215) 755-9500 to speak with the hotel receptionist about accommodations.

Please contact a member of the Alumni Weekend Committee for tickets to the Basketball Game or After Party. 

The Cheyney University National Alumni Association Appreciates Your Support.

PAYMENT OPTIONS

You can pay for your tickets by mailing a check or money order made payable to “CUNAA” to the address below, or you can make your payment securely online via PayPal using your credit card or PayPal account. Please mail your payment by Wednesday, February 22 to ensure a timely delivery.

Tickets for the Philadelphia 76ers Game have SOLD OUT! Thanks so much for your support.

Please know that a $2.50 online convenience fee has been applied to all PayPal items. Please be aware that these tickets are non-refundable.


76er Fundraiser



Please make your check payable to “CUNAA” and mail your payment to:
Cheyney University National Alumni Association (CUNAA)
ATTN: Alumni Weekend Committee
1837 University Circle
P.O. Box 121
Cheyney, PA 19319

76ers vs knicks
Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks Game @ 7:00 PM – $110.00

  • Club Box Seating
  • Basketball Game

The Wells Fargo Center (Map It!)

The Official After Party @ 9:00 PM – $20.00
The Stadium Sportsbar at The Holiday Inn
900 Packer Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19148 (Map It!)
Click here for the event flyer

Alumni Weekend Committee Contacts:

  • Brenee: 215-880-1550
  • Lucille: 267-602-6105
  • Iesha: 215-316-9017
  • Anita: 267-642-4750
  • Garey: 215-888-8099
  • Gregory Benjamin: 610-399-2419

ADVISORY NOTICE: Please be advised that there are Cheyney alumni who are promoting events, parties, and activities during Alumni Weekend who, as a group, are neither affiliated with the Cheyney University National Alumni Association nor Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. The activities you see on the CUNAA website, Facebook Page and in the Alumni Weekend 2017 marketing materials are the only officially approved and sanctioned events acknowledged by the university and the National Alumni Association. Proceeds from CUNAA events benefit the university and students. The events sponsored by the other groups are not apart of the CUNAA Alumni Weekend agenda, and where the proceeds go are questionable; attend their activities at your own discretion.

Cheyney University’s Homecoming Weekend 2016 Schedule

The Cheyney University National Alumni Association is proud to host a variety of activities for Cheyney alumni returning home for Homecoming Weekend scheduled for Thursday, October 6 – Sunday, October 9, 2016.

This year, we will be hosting some lively activities on and off campus, so be sure to secure your tickets in advance!

Click here to download the official Homecoming Weekend 2016 brochure.

Homecoming Weekend Committee Contacts

  • Yasir Roundtree ’10 | ynr3@outlook.com
  • Sheree Monroe ’04 | CUNAAMembership@gmail.com
  • Gregory Benjamin ’81, Cheyney University Director of Alumni Relations | 610-399-2419

How to Pay For Homecoming Weekend Events

Mail your payment to:

Cheyney University National Alumni Association (CUNAA)
ATTN: Homecoming Weekend Committee
1837 University Circle
P.O. Box 121
Cheyney, PA 19319

Please make all checks and money orders payable to “Cheyney University National Alumni Association” or “CUNAA.” Cash and credit cards are accepted.

Cheyney alumni interested in attending Homecoming Weekend events can also pay at-the-door in cash or by credit card. Please be advised that there is a $2.50 Convenience Fee for online transactions. Thank you for your consideration.


Cheyney Homecoming 2016
CUNAA Chapter
Graduation Year



The Cheyney University National Alumni Association is a 501 (c)(3) organization, deductions to which are tax deductible according to the law. The official registration and financial information of The Cheyney University National Alumni Association may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

ADVISORY NOTICE: Please be advised that there are Cheyney alumni who are promoting events, parties, and activities during Homecoming Weekend who, as a group, are neither affiliated with the Cheyney University National Alumni Association nor Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. The activities you see on the CUNAA website, Facebook Page and in the Homecoming Weekend 2016 marketing materials are the only officially approved and sanctioned events acknowledged by the university and the National Alumni Association. Proceeds from CUNAA events benefit the university and students. The events sponsored by the other groups are not apart of the CUNAA Alumni Weekend agenda, and where the proceeds go are questionable; attend their activities at your own discretion.

2016 Homecoming Schedule

Thursday, October 6, 2016

6:30 PM – Barbara Daniel-Cox Alumni Student Scholarship Reception
(By Invitation Only)

Keynote Speaker: Craig Welburn '71
Entertainment by Barbara Walker Story

Friday, October 7, 2016

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Bookstore Open is Open
Marcus Foster Alumni Student Union Center, First Floor

12:00 p.m. CUNAA Life Member Luncheon
(CUNAA Life Members / By Invitation Only)

2:30 p.m. – 4:30 PM Leadership Forum Presented by The Past Presidents Council
Marcus Foster Alumni Student Union Center, Second Floor
COST: Free

7:00 p.m. Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet
Springfield Country Club, 400 W Sproul Rd, Springfield, PA 19064 (Map)
COST: General Admission – $50.00
Contact Elaine Miller at 610-566-4209 | Email: elawhorne@verizon.net

9:30 PM – 1:30 AM CU Meet & Greet with Hors d'oeuvres
Quality Inn & Suites, West Chester, PA (Map)
(formerly known as the Centerstone West Chester Inn)
COST: CUNAA Members – $20.00, General Admission – $25.00

Saturday, October 8, 2016

8:00 AM Meeting Registration
9:00 AM General Membership Meeting
Marcus Foster Alumni Student Union Center, Second Floor
COST: General Admission – $20.00

1:00 PM Cheyney vs. Lock Haven Football Game
O'Shields Stevenson Stadium
TICKETS: Pay CU Athletics Directly – Adults – $10.00, Visiting Students – $5.00
Required On-Campus Parking Fee – $10.00 CASH ONLY
Visit the CU Athletics Website for Details

4:00 PM Tailgating On The Hill

4:00 – 6:00 PM Alumni Lounge & Networking Mixer
Marcus Foster Alumni Student Union Center, Second Floor
COST: CUNAA Members – FREE, General Admission – $10.00

5:00 PM Singing the Alma Mater *NEW!
On The Historic Quadrangle

7:00 – 9:00 PM CUNAA Concert featuring Nadjah Nicole and The Jenkins Project
Marian Anderson Music Center
COST: CUNAA Members – $25.00, General Admission – $35.00,
1 Free Ticket for CUNAA Life Members

9:30 PM – 2:00 AM Back to the Body Shop Party with Hors d'oeuvres
Quality Inn & Suites, West Chester, PA (Map)
(formerly known as the Centerstone West Chester Inn)
COST: CUNAA Members – $25.00, General Admission – $30.00
***Attending the CUNAA Concert? Save $10 off at The Body Shop with your Concert Ticket Stub!***

Sunday, October 9, 2016

10:00 AM President's Legacy Brunch
Ada S. Georges Dining Hall
COST: CUNAA Members – FREE, General Admission – $10.00
Advance reservation is required.
Alumni Director Greg Benjamin at 610.3999.2419 or email gbenjamin@cheyney.edu

12:00 PM The Cheyney C Club's Football Watch Party
Buffalo Wild Wings, 920 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342 (Map)
COST: FREE
10% of All Purchases Benefit The Cheyney C Club Athletic Scholarship Fund

Contacts: Antoine DeLoach '98 | 302.561.0215
Yasheaka Oakley Owens '11 | 267.908.5012 | CClubCU@gmail.com
Alumni Director Greg Benjamin at 610.3999.2419 or email gbenjamin@cheyney.edu

Reserve Your Room! Hotel Accommodations

Group Discount Code: Cheyney University Homecoming

Quality Inn & Suites
(formerly known as the Centerstone West Chester Inn)
943 South High Street, West Chester, PA 19382
Phone: 610-692-1900

Best Western Plus Concordville Hotel
675 Conchester Hwy, Glen Mills, PA 19342
Phone: 610-358-9400

Hampton Inn & Suites Chadds Ford
40 State Farm Drive, Glen Mills, PA 19342
Phone: 610-358-9540

Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Chester
1310 Wilmington Pike, West Chester, PA 19382
Phone: 610-399-4600

Microtel Inn Express & Suites West Chester
500 Willowbrook Lane, West Chester, PA 19382
Phone: 610-738-9111

Wyndham Garden Glen Mills Wilmington
1110 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
Phone: 610-358-1700

Staybridge Suites
400 Evergreen Drive Glen Mills, PA
Phone: 610-358-2560

Brinton Hotel & Suites
1516 Wilmington Pike, West Chester, PA 19382
Phone: (484) 301-9232

The Spirit Spring 16

The Alumni Weekend 2016 Edition of The Spirit

Greetings Cheyney University Family,

This is the Spring 2016 edition of the Cheyney University National Alumni Association newsletter, The Spirit featuring the theme, “Every Achievement Starts with Cheyney.”

In this edition, you will find stories from members of the Cheyney Family, our alumni chapters, and Cheyney news updates you need to know regarding the administration and campus facilities. Continue reading

Cheyney Alumni Weekend 2016

Cheyney Alumni Weekend 2016

The Cheyney University National Alumni Association invites you and your family to save the date for Alumni Weekend 2016, going on in the Greater Philadelphia Area from Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, 2016.

As always, Alumni Weekend is a time for the Cheyney family to return home, share their success stories, fellowship with classmates, and advance our mission to support our beloved Alma Mater. As with most CUNAA events, proceeds from our fundraisers will benefit the Cheyney Alumni National Scholarship Fund which provides students with the financial support they need to enroll at CU and complete their undergraduate degree programs.

Please make your check payable to “CUNAA” and mail your payment to:
Cheyney University National Alumni Association (CUNAA)
ATTN: Alumni Weekend Committee
1837 University Circle
P.O. Box 121
Cheyney, PA 19319

Please be advised that there is a $2.50 Convenience Fee per item for online transactions. Thank you for your consideration.


Cheyney Alumni Weekend 2016
Graduation Year



Friday, April 29, 2016

Cheyney Alumni Scholarship GalaThe weekend kicks off on Friday, April 29, with a Scholarship Awards Gala at Springfield Country Club in Springfield, Pennsylvania. All alumni are invited to join us for an evening of excellence as CUNAA honors five alumni who have been active in the Cheyney community. The event starts at 7 o’clock and includes a one-hour open bar, dinner, dancing and entertainment. Be sure to ask an Alumni Weekend Committee member about the commemorative program booklet as this will surely be an evening to remember! Proceeds from the event benefit the Cheyney Alumni Scholarship Fund.

Scholarship Gala Honorees

  • Kyle Adams ’99
  • Kevin Guile ’91
  • Yasheaka Oakley Owens ’11
  • Joseph DeVane ’88
  • Clarence Williams ’90

Scholarship Awards Gala
Friday, April 29, 2016
400 West Sproul Road
Springfield, PA 19064
Event Starts at 7:00 PM, Ends at 11:00 PM
Tickets Cost $85.00 per Person
Dinner & One Hour Open Bar Included in Ticket

CLICK HERE FOR THE AD BOOKLET FORM

EVENT CONTACTS
Camille – (215) 620-4617
Brenee – (215) 880-1550
Verron – (856) 264-5826
Junious – (609) 707-1617

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Start your morning off right, by joining the Alumni Association for it’s bi-annual Membership Meeting in Marcus Foster Auditorium at 8:00 AM. The Board of Directors, Chapter Presidents, and Committee Chairs will provide updates on the status of the Association. All members of the Cheyney Family are invited to attend. You can speed your registration up by purchasing a ticket to the meeting in advance. Tickets go towards breakfast, and a donation to the Alumni Scholarship Fund. After the meeting, you are invited to stay for the Alumni Reunion Luncheon where members from all classes will fellowship before closing with the singing of the Cheyney Alma Mater.

Rockafella AwardsYou asked, and we have delivered! Back by popular demand, it’s the Rockafella Awards and After Party celebration on Saturday, April 30! Be sure to cast your vote for your favorite nominees by April 11!

  • Kevin Hart Award (Male)
  • Sommore Award (Female)
  • Most Active Class
  • Wade Wilson Community Service Award
  • Military Award
  • Cheyney Spirit Award
  • Most Popular Award
  • Simply Business Award
  • Most Eligible Bachelorette
  • Most Eligible Bachelor
  • Favorite Sorority
  • Favorite Fraternity
  • Best Athlete From Back in the Day…
  • Selfie King
  • Selfie Queen
  • College Sweethearts
  • BFF Award
  • I Can’t Tell You Didn’t Go to Cheyney Award
  • The Still Hanging Tough Crew
  • Fountain of Youth

Cast your vote by April 11!

9:00 a.m. Alumni General Membership Meeting
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Marcus Foster Alumni Student Union, 2nd Floor Auditorium
Ticket Cost: $20.00

Rockafella Awards and After Party
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Wyndham Garden Hotel
815 Pottstown Pike
Exton, PA 19341
Red Carpet Entrances Start at 7 PM
Awards Program Starts at 8 PM
Tickets Cost $30.00 per Person

EVENT CONTACTS
Lucille – (267) 602-6105
Garey – (215) 888-8099
Iesha – (215) 316-9017
Donna – (240) 882-8380
Anita – (267) 642-4750




ADVISORY NOTICE: Please be advised that there are Cheyney alumni who are promoting events, parties, and activities during Alumni Weekend who, as a group, are neither affiliated with the Cheyney University National Alumni Association nor Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. The activities you see on the CUNAA website, Facebook Page and in the Alumni Weekend 2016 marketing materials are the only officially approved and sanctioned events acknowledged by the university and the National Alumni Association. Proceeds from CUNAA events benefit the university and students. The events sponsored by the other groups are not apart of the CUNAA Alumni Weekend agenda, and where the proceeds go are questionable; attend their activities at your own discretion.

Cheyney Alumni Weekend 2016 T-Shirts

Get in the Cheyney spirit with these #CheyneyMade t-shirts brought to you by the Cheyney University National Alumni Association Alumni Weekend Committee.

Show your Cheyney Pride by purchasing your t-shirt in advance of Alumni Weekend 2016 and your shirt will be shipped to your home—just in time for you to fellowship with your classmates and other members of the Cheyney Family!

You can also pick your T-shirt up at the booth during Alumni Weekend. This online order form will expire on Sunday, April 17, 2016. All questions about shirts should be directed to Tara Wright-Eison.

SAVE THE DATE: Alumni Weekend events at Cheyney University will take place on Friday, April 29 – Sunday, May 1, 2016.

T-Shirt Prices

  • Small (S) – $15.00
  • Medium (M) – $15.00
  • Large (L) – $15.00
  • Extra Large (XL) – $15.00
  • Double Extra Large (2XL) – $18.00
  • Triple Extra Large (3XL) – $18.00

Please be advised that there is a $2.50 Convenience Fee for online transactions. Thank you for your consideration.

Please make your check payable to “CUNAA” and mail your payment to:
Cheyney University National Alumni Association (CUNAA)
ATTN: Alumni Weekend Committee
1837 University Circle
P.O. Box 121
Cheyney, PA 19319

Alumni Weekend Committee Contacts:

Camille: 215-620-4617
Calische: 267-515-3401
Garey: 215-888-8099
Iesha: 215-316-9017

ADVISORY NOTICE: Please be advised that there are Cheyney alumni who are promoting events, parties, and activities during Alumni Weekend who, as a group, are neither affiliated with the Cheyney University National Alumni Association nor Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. The activities you see on the CUNAA website, Facebook Page and in the Alumni Weekend 2016 marketing materials are the only officially approved and sanctioned events acknowledged by the university and the National Alumni Association. Proceeds from CUNAA events benefit the university and students. The events sponsored by the other groups are not apart of the CUNAA Alumni Weekend agenda, and where the proceeds go are questionable; attend their activities at your own discretion.