HBU marked Homecoming 2017 with a celebration of more than 50 years of tradition and success. Special Homecoming week events included a commemoration of 40 years of graduate business education. Houston businessman and philanthropist Corbin Robertson, Jr. spoke as part of a commemoration of the Archie W. Dunham College of Business. The week also included a choral concert, and a homecoming-themed convocation.
Runners and walkers commenced the weekend with the Husky Hustle run. The Fifth Annual HBU Basketball Tip-Off Club Kickoff featured Houston basketball legend Rudy Tomjanovich. Tomjanovich was a Houston Rockets player who went on to coach the team to two consecutive NBA championships.