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“Black II Westwood Homecoming” Returns to Los Angeles

The UCLA Black Alumni Association (UBAA) today announced the 2019 "Black 2 Westwood" Homecoming festivities scheduled October 24-27. This year's festivities, branded with the theme "The Centennial Edition," commemorates UCLA's 100th anniversary.

"We are excited to welcome our alumni back to campus on our centennial year," said UBAA President Michelle Johnson. "Our inaugural Black 2 Westwood Homecoming last year was a hit and this year promises to be even bigger and better! Whether you attended a class or achieved your degree here, you are part of the Black Bruin family!"

The week will begin with a UBAA welcome reception and general meeting on Oct. 24 for an evening of hors d'oeuvres, wine and networking at the UCLA Fowler Museum.  On Friday, Oct. 25, UBAA will host "Black Friday" with a walk back down memory lane via the "Black Spots Campus Tour" culminating at Bruin Plaza for entertainment, games and an all-Black Alumni photo.  Black Friday will end with the UCLA Black Homecoming Party featuring Let's Play!™ Ultimate Game Night pop up-event in Downtown Los Angeles. 

The Homecoming highlight will take place on Saturday, Oct. 26 with the UBAA tailgate at the Rose Bowl and UCLA Bruins v. Arizona State Sun Devils football game.  To close out "Black 2 Westwood" weekend, UBAA will host a Winston C. Doby Legacy Scholarship Fundraising Reception on Sunday, Oct. 27 at the UCLA Hall of Fame.  

For a complete list of the "Black II Westwood" Homecoming events, log on to  To follow the latest homecoming news on social media, use the hashtags #UBAA2019 and #Black2Westwood.

Schedule Of Events 

Thursday, October 24, 2019

General Meeting & Welcome Reception at 6:30 UCLA Fowler Terrace 

Friday, October 25, 2019 

Causal Morning Mixer from 7am-9am  Ministry of Coffee in Westwood

Black Wednesday on Friday:  10am-3pm at UCLA 

Black Spots Tour starts 10:30 -A Black Bruin Themed Campus Tour

Lunch on the Yard: 12pm-2pm: Music, Performances and Good Vibes Only 

Let's Play: Best Damn Game Night: 7pm-2am in Downtown Los Angeles 

Saturday, October 26, 2019 

Tailgate and Football Game at the Rose Bowl 

4 hours before kickoff. Game Time TBA

Sunday, October 27, 2019 

Winston C. Doby Legacy Scholarship Fundrasing Reception 

UCLA at 4pm-6pm

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