Save the date for Homecoming on our beautiful campus in Versailles, Kentucky! Homecoming will be held on March 22-23, 2024, and offers a great opportunity to reunite with friends and tour the campus. We will be offering multiple activities including a Continuing Education course, viewing of a documentary, and an annual awards dinner where we will honor several members of the FNU community. The deadline to register is March 12, 2024.
Guests can choose to stay on campus in one of our dorm rooms or coordinate your own accommodations. You can let us know if you would like to stay on campus through our registration page. On-campus lodging is available Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23. If you choose not to stay on campus, the Holiday Inn in Versailles, Ky., offers a rate of $115 per night.
Schedule of Events
March 23, 2024
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Continuing Education Session - Evidence in Practice: A Case Study for Successfully Treating Obesity
This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 0.75 hour(s) of pharmacology) by Frontier Nursing University.
Location: Community Center
Guided Campus Tour
Location: Meet in the Welcome Center
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Gift Shop Open
Location: Lower Level of the Dining Hall
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Buffet Lunch with the President, Dr. Susan Stone
Location: Dining Hall
$10 per person for lunch, children are free
1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
FNU Documentary - Nurse-Midwives: Addressing the Maternal Health Crisis
* 60-minute Documentary followed by a brief Q&A
Location: Community Center
Free to all, snacks provided
3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Private Horse Farm Tour
Location: Mill Ridge Farm, a full-service thoroughbred horse farm in Lexington, Ky.
$50 per person
The tour kicks off in the breeding shed where you will gain an understanding of why this land is so uniquely suited for the Thoroughbred and learn the history of the Headley family and their involvement in the industry.
From there, you will follow the tour guide around the farm in a caravan, stopping at different locations to interact with horses of varying ages. You'll be able to get up close and personal with friendly equine residents, and even feed them carrots! The tour ends back in the breeding shed with our resident stallions, OSCAR PERFORMANCE, Breeders Cup Juvenile Turf winner with racetrack earnings over $2.3 million and who currently holds the world record for the fastest mile on the turf and our newest stallion, ALOHA WEST, Breeders Cup Sprint winner with earnings on the racetrack over $1.5 million.
Transportation to and from Mill Ridge Farm is included in the cost.
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Homecoming Awards Dinner, cocktail attire
* 6:00 p.m. Cocktails in the President’s House
* 7:00 p.m. Dinner and Awards in the Dining Hall
Location: President’s House & Dining Hall
$25 per person (awardees and a guest are complimentary)
Frontier Nursing University has rooms blocked at the Holiday Inn in Versailles, Kentucky. Follow this link to get our group discount of $115 per night.
We are also offering lodging on our campus. The rate is $95 per person per night. The fee includes dinner on Friday and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday. Visit the registration page to reserve a room on campus.
Homecoming Weekend To-Do List
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