Homecoming Schedule

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

11:30 a.m. - Paint the Town (Office Included) Green

During Homecoming Week, the Student Alumni Board (SAB) and Campus Involvement Center (CIC) will partner with local businesses and university departments in a decorating contest to spread Bobcat spirit. Organizations can get creative about how they spread the Bobcat Spirit! Paint a window or decorate the office in OHIO’s green and white! Prizes for both local businesses and university departments will be awarded!

Thursday, October 5, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Ohio University Archives Annual Homecoming Display at Alden Library

Come visit the Ohio University Archives Annual Homecoming Display to learn more about your alma mater! This popular display, which is visited each year by hundreds of alumni, students, staff and members of the community will once again feature 20 tables piled high with historic materials representing Ohio University's unique, yet familiar past.

8:30 p.m. - Yell Like Hell Pep Rally at Baker University Center Parking Lot

One of our best-attended signature Homecoming events, this year’s Pep Rally will feature the Marching 110 and The Singing Men of Ohio. Help ramp up Bobcat spirit in anticipation of Saturday’s matchup against Central Michigan, and collect unique OHIO giveaways!

Friday, October 6, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Ohio University Archives Annual Homecoming Display at Alden Library

Come visit the Ohio University Archives Annual Homecoming Display to learn more about your alma mater! This popular display, which is visited each year by hundreds of alumni, students, staff and members of the community will once again feature 20 tables piled high with historic materials representing Ohio University's unique, yet familiar past

2:00 p.m. - Campus Tours at Konneker Alumni Center

Back on campus for Homecoming and want to see what's new? Want to visit your favorite spots? Go on a campus tour! Students from Student Alumni Board will host returning Bobcats on 45-60 minute campus tours to remember the old and visit the new. Tours begin and end at Konneker Alumni Center.

5:00 p.m. - Historical Hayrides at The Ridges

Join us for the annual Historical Hayrides at the Ridges on Friday night of Homecoming. Included with your registration is a Homecoming 2016 reusable mug and hot chocolate. Note: Online registration has closed for this event, but there are still spots available. Payment can be taken at The Ridges.

5:30 p.m. - Ohio University Alumni Association's Annual Awards Gala at Baker Ballroom

Join the Ohio University Alumni Association Board of Directors and Ohio University Intercollegiate Athletics for a black-tie reception and dinner and program at Baker University Center Ballroom we celebrate the achievements of some of the University's most outstanding alumni and friends at the 2017 Alumni Awards Gala.

6:00 p.m. - Visit Your Residence Hall

The event goes from 6 - 8 p.m. Enjoy your visit back to campus by visiting your former residence hall while on-campus. Registrants will meet at the Living Learning Center at 6 p.m. and go to the residence hall of their choosing. Please note that this tour will cover the building and common areas but will not include individual room or residence hallways. Please indicate the residence hall that you would like to visit on the registration portion of this page. Please register by Sept. 22

Saturday, October 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Homecoming Parade at Union Street, Court Street

It’s that time, Bobcats! Come out for the 2017 Homecoming Parade! Sponsored by the Campus Involvement Center, you’ll see spirited floats, banners and displays representing both the University and the surrounding community.

10:00 a.m. - Ohio University Archives Annual Homecoming Display at Alden Library

Come visit the Ohio University Archives Annual Homecoming Display to learn more about your alma mater! This popular display, which is visited each year by hundreds of alumni, students, staff and members of the community will once again feature 20 tables piled high with historic materials representing Ohio University's unique, yet familiar past. Open 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

11:30 a.m. - Bobcat Bash at Pepsi Tailgreat Park

Get pumped for OHIO to take on Central Michigan! Enjoy music, picnic food, beverages (including beer and wine) family-friendly games and OHIO giveaways for one price.

2:00 p.m. - OHIO vs. Central Michigan at Peden Stadium

For Homecoming 2017 game tickets visit the OHIO Athletics website or reserve your tickets by calling (800) 575-2287.