Scroll down for upcoming alumni and friend events including honoring Coach Gibbs & Basketball Alumni gathering, annual Chili Feed and other regional events.

Upcoming Alumni and Foundation Events

The NAA works to bring alumni together by providing opportunities for involvement. Alumni events, such as Homecoming, connect alumni to the College and to each other. In addition, other opportunities coordinated by PSC athletics and the Peru State College Foundation are included below.  Click here for a campus parking map with handicapped accessible parking highlighted.



Basketball Alumni Day, Honoring Coach John Gibbs & the 1992-1993 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams (NAIA National Tournament Participants)

Update: Despite the forecast weather, the reunion and games will still go on! Clarke University has confirmed they will be in attendance and the Gibbs families are planning to attend.

Bobcat men’s and women’s alumni basketball players are invited for a day of food, fun and hoops.  You are invited a to a hospitality suite featuring complimentary appetizers throughout the games and free tickets.  Bobcat athletics will also be honoring legendary coach, John Gibbs, and the 1992-1993 men’s and women’s basketball teams.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Women play at 12 p.m.
Men play at 2 p.m.

Al Wheeler Activity Center
Peru State College Campus

Weather Update

  • According to, there is a 100% chance of snow tonight and 90% Saturday morning with a possible accumulation of 3 to 6 inches. Clarke University has confirmed they will arrive prior to the snow and the Gibbs families plan to attend.

Parking and Recognition

  • Parking is available off Park Avenue and 5th Avenue to the east and west of the Al Wheeler Activity Center. A parking map may be accessed here.
  • Coach John Gibbs, the 1992-1993 basketball team and basketball alumni will be recognized between the women’s and men’s games (approximately 1:45 p.m.).
  • Alumni who played under Coach Gibbs are encouraged to arrive early to sign a special gift.
  • The men’s team will visit the hospitality suite to mingle with alumni during the second half of the women’s basketball game.
  • The women’s team will visit the hospitality suite to mingle with alumni during the men’s basketball halftime.
    PSC Women’s Basketball at University of Nebraska – Omaha


Peru State Women’s Basketball Team Plays in Omaha Against UNO

Join fellow alumni and friends, as well as the Foundation at the Peru State College women’s basketball game on June 30.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
7 p.m. Tipoff

Baxter Arena
University of Nebraska Omaha Campus

General admission tickets are $8 per adult and may be purchased through the UNO website or at the door.  Click here for additional information.


10th Anniversary NAA Annual Chili Feed

The National Alumni Association invites the community, alumni and friends to gather for food, fun and hoops!  This annual event features chili, cinnamon rolls, men’s and women’s basketball and a halftime show featuring Gary’s Tumbling – Fantastic Flyers.

Saturday, February 2, 2019
Women’s game begins at 2 p.m.
Men’s game begins at 4 p.m.

Chili will be served at 2:30 p.m.

Al Wheeler Activity Center
Peru State College Campus

Register online by clicking here or by calling 402-872-2304 by January 31, 2019.


INSPRO Day and Men’s and Women’s Basketball

All alumni and friends are invited to the men’s and women’s basketball games.  INSPRO Insurance and INSPRO employees will be highlighted during the games.  The first 100 guests will receive a special Peru State College and INSPRO Insurance giveaway.

Saturday, February 16, 2019
Women play at 12 p.m.
Men play at 2 p.m.

Al Wheeler Activity Center
Peru State College Campus


Annual Events for Alumni and Friends

Athletic Hall of Fame

Peru State College athletes, coaches and others honored as inductees into the Hall of Fame are recognized for their superlative achievements. They represent the legion of Bobcats who have contributed to Peru State College’s rich athletic tradition.

The purpose of PSC’s Athletic Hall of Fame is to foster an appreciation of the past, an enjoyment of the present and an anticipation of future memories to be made by the Bobcat’s flourishing 9-sport athletic program. Each year a dinner and induction ceremony is held to honor these athletes.

Click here to learn more about Hall of Fame.


Homecoming and 10, 20, 30, 40 and 50-Year Reunions and Affinity Reunions (Pep Band and Vocal Music)

During Homecoming weekend of 2019 the Peru State Foundation will host reunion celebrations for the 10, 20, 30, 40 and 50 -year reunions.  Alumni from the graduating classes of 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009 will be invited back to campus to celebrate their graduation milestone! Members of the classes from the years before and after each milestone anniversary will also be invited to celebrate with their friends and classmates.

Events will include tours, dinner and mingling with classmates. Additional details coming soon.

If you would like more information contact 402-872-2304, or

Click here to learn more about past Homecoming activities and reunions.