Homecoming Schedule

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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! https://www.ohio.edu/homecoming/decorating.cfm

Thursday, October 6, 2016

8:00 p.m. - Yell Like Hell Pep Rally at Baker University 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 Bowling Green, and collect unique OHIO giveaways!

Friday, October 7, 2016

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 2016 Alumni Awards Gala.

Saturday, October 8, 2016

8:00 a.m. - Alumni Breakfast at Grover Center

All alumni of the College of Health Sciences and Professions are invited to join us for a light breakfast before the Homecoming Parade, from 8 am to 9:45 a.m.

9:00 a.m. - College Gate Grand Re-Opening

This past year, the College Gate underwent a major renovation repairing the tunnel underneath and incorporating universal design features so that the gateway can be enjoyed by anyone who visits. Join us for a formal ribbon cutting and grand re-opening of College Gate with special remarks from university officials before the Homecoming Parade begins! Click here to see historic photos of College Gate throughout the years.

9:30 a.m. - Alumni Coffee Hour at The Front Room, Baker University Center

Warm up before the 2016 Homecoming Parade with free coffee or hot chocolate. Don’t forget to grab some OHIO giveaways to show your Bobcat pride throughout the day!

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

It’s that time, Bobcats! Come out for the 2016 Homecoming Parade! Sponsored by the Campus Involvement Center, you’ll see spirited floats, banners and displays representing both the University and the surrounding community. 

11:00 a.m. - Learning Communities Open House at Chubb Hall 060

See Learning Communities' new Chubb Hall space! Say hi to Wendy! The LC team would love to reconnect with former peer mentors and LCLs!

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

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

2:00 p.m. - OHIO vs. Bowling Green at Peden Stadium

For Homecoming 2016 game tickets visit the OHIO Athletics website or reserve your tickets by calling (800) 575-2287.

10:00 p.m. - Bobcat Alumni Jazz Jam at Casa Nueva

Join the School of Music and the School of Music Society of Alumni and Friends to see fellow School of Music alumni while you are here for homecoming!