Homecoming

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Join fellow Peace graduates for an all-class homecoming, reunion, and family weekend.
Save The Date: October 25-27, 2013
Planned activities arranged by the Office of Engagement include:

Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

A President's Circle Society reception, 5:30 - 7 p.m. in Main Parlor (no fee for members)

Omicron Delta Kappa Induction or alumni, students, faculty and staff, 6:45 p.m. in Dinwiddie Chapel

Broadway Comes to Peace: A Homecoming Concert featuring Erin Davie & Courtney Balan, 7:30 p.m. in Kenan Auditorium

Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013

Family Weekend Activities

Volleyball Game, Hermann Center, 10:00 a.m.

50th Reunion Tea, 10:30 a.m.

Trick or Trot 5K Race, 11:00 a.m.

Family Lunch & State of the University Address, 12-2 p.m.

Volleyball Game, Hermann Center, 3:00 p.m.

Class-y Cocktails and Reunion Pinnings ( '63, '68, '73, '78, '83, '88, '93, '98, '03, '08, '13 ), Main Parlor, 5:30 p.m.

William Peace University  Singers Concert, Kenan Hall, 7 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013

Fall Carnival, 1-4 p.m. front lawn

Discount Hotel Rates for Peace Alumni & Parents

Be sure to check out the special discounted rates at area hotels found on the Alumni Benefits page (hotels are good for Peace family members, too!)

Hyatt Place Raleigh West Hotel
710 Corporate Center Drive
Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
Phone: 919.233.2205 Fax: 919.233.2206

Nightly Rates: $99.00 per night (single or double occupancy) for anyone associated with William Peace University. To Book a reservation, click here. Be sure to enter Code# WPUV. Amenities: Each guest is offered a plush Hyatt grand bedroom. COMPLIMENTARY Airport Shuttle • COMPLIMENTARY Shuttle service within a 5 mile radius of the hotel • COMPLIMENTARY Hot breakfast buffet • COMPLIMENTARY parking for individuals and buses • COMPLIMENTARY fitness center and outdoor swimming pool • COMPLIMENTARY Wi-Fi internet services available in all guest rooms, meeting rooms and public areas • Hyatt Gold Passport points.

The Homewood Suites by Hilton Raleigh Crabtree
5400 Homewood Banks Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27612
919.785.1131

Nightly Rates: $129.00 per night during the week and $89.00 during the weekends for anyone associated with William Peace University. To Book a reservation, click here. Then, enter Corporate Account# 0560040743. Amenities: Each guest is offered a two room suite. COMPLIMENTARY "Suite Start" hot breakfast buffet served daily. COMPLIMENTARY "Welcome Home" reception with dinner, beer and wine (M-Th). COMPLIMENTARY Business Center. COMPLIMENTARY shuttle service Shuttle Service within a Three mile radius of hotel. COMPLIMENTARY USA Today Newspaper delivered to each suite. COMPLIMENTARY High-Speed Internet Access. Outdoor Pool and Patio in Resort Like setting. Grand lodge lobby with double sided fireplace, leather couches and Flat screen televisions. On-Site Fitness room with free weights, elliptical machine and treadmill. On-site Laundry Service facilities. Same day valet dry cleaning and laundry service. 24-Hour "Suite" Shop convenient store. Homewood Suites Raleigh/Crabtree provides complimentary high-speed Internet access. AAn ideal location just minutes away from Downtown Raleigh, Research Triangle Park (RTP), NC State University, the RBC Center and much, much more. Located within walking distance of Crabtree Valley Mall and a variety of restaurants.

Holiday Inn Crabtree Valley
4100 Glenwood Ave • Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
Phone: 919.782.8600 • Fax: 919.782.7213

Nightly rates of $79. To Book a reservation, click here and use code: ILN9C. Amenities: COMPLIMENTARY airport shuttle. COMPLIMENTARY wireless Internet in all guest rooms and public areas. On-site ATM machine. 9ft-deep outdoor pool with spacious sundeck and His & Hers saunas in locker rooms. On-site restaurant and lounge with room service. COMPLIMENTARY 24-hour Business center with complimentary computer and internet use. COMPLIMENTARY fitness room. Full service meeting and catering facilities.

Holiday Inn Raleigh North
2805 Highwoods Blvd. • Raleigh, NC 27604  [Map]
Phone: (919) 872-3500 • Worldwide Reservations: (888) HOLIDAY

Welcome to the award winning Holiday Inn Raleigh North. We are located minutes from William Peace University in the heart of a major, Restaurant, Shopping and Entertainment district. We are happy to support the Faculty, Students and Alumni of the University with a special discounted rate of $79 per night or $84 per night.  Please follow the link or call hotel direct and mention William Peace University. Rate is available for all room types. Hotel offers a full hot Breakfast buffet for all guests. $5 in advance or $10 at the Restaurant. Full Service amenities included onsite restaurant and lounge, room service and full conference and meeting space. Seasonal outdoor pool and indoor fitness center. Complimentary high speed access in all rooms and public area. We look forward to taking care of you and your guests while you visit Raleigh.

Wingate by Wyndham (State Arena location)
6115 Corporate Ridge Road • Raleigh, NC 27607
For GPS, please use " 600 Corporate Center Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607"
Reservations: 919.847.7383 Fax: 919.809.8488
Email: info@ncraleighhotel.com

Nightly rates of $85 per night. To Book a reservation, click here and use code: LKPC. Amenities: COMPLIMENTARY hot breakfast. COMPLIMENTARY wired and wireless high-speed Internet, printing, copying and faxing. COMPLIMENTARY shuttle within 5 mile radius (including to and from Peace). COMPLIMENTARY airport shuttle. COMPLIMENTARY fitness center and indoor pool. Express checkout. 100% smoke-free rooms. In-room high definition TVs, large work desks with ergonomic chairs, mini-fridges and microwaves, and weekday newspaper delivered to your door. Complimentary Neutrogena toiletries.

Quality Inn North Raleigh Inn North Raleigh
2910 Capital Blvd • Raleigh, NC
Phone: 919.878.9550

Nighlty rates of a 10% discount percentage off of the nightly Rack Rates. (Ex: The Rack Rate at the Quality Inn goes as low as $56.99 on the weekdays.) To Book a reservation, call the front desk at 919-878-9550 and book with special code: WPEACE. Room Types Available: Double, Standard Queen, Executive Queen, King. Amenities: COMPLIMENTARY Deluxe Continental Breakfast. COMPLIMENTARY High speed Wireless Internet. COMPLIMENTARY Parking. COMPLIMENTARY Business Access. COMPLIMENTARY Fitness Center Access. Seasonal outdoor pool.

Days Inn Raleigh Airport
1000 Airport Blvd • Morrisville, NC 27560
Phone: 919.469.8688

Nightly rates of a 10% discount percentage off of the nightly Rack Rates. (Ex: The Rack Rate at the Days Inn is as low as $64.99 on the weekdays). To Book a reservation, call the front desk at 919-469-8688 and book with special code: WPEACE. Room Types Available: Double, Standard Queen, Executive Queen, King. Amenities: COMPLIMENTARY Deluxe Continental Breakfast. COMPLIMENTARY High speed Wireless Internet. COMPLIMENTARY 24-hour Airport Shuttle Service. COMPLIMENTARY Parking. COMPLIMENTARY Business Access. COMPLIMENTARY Fitness Center Access. Seasonal outdoor pool.

Best Western Raleigh Inn & Suites
I-440, Exit 13B, 3618 New Bern Ave. • Raleigh, NC 27601, USA
Phone: 919.256.2800

Nightly Rates: $69.95+tax per night (single or double occupancy) for anyone associated with William Peace University. To Book a reservation, call 919.256.2800. For the rate discount, tell mention William Peace University. Amenities: COMPLIMENTARY Cable TV with HBO & ESPN • COMPLIMENTARY Indoor Heated Pool • COMPLIMENTARY High Speed Internet • COMPLIMENTARY Fitness Center • COMPLIMENTARY Business Center • COMPLIMENTARY Deluxe Continental Breakfast • Jacuzzi (Whirlpool) Suites available.

Best Western Raleigh North
2715 Capital Blvd • Raleigh NC
919 872.5000 •  WPU Rate $59 per night including full hot breakfast.

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