2021 Homecoming Schedule of Events

Friday September 24, 2021

Homecoming packets/applications are due

Wednesday September 29, 2021

Vote for Homecoming Court Top 10 on Campus Groups
(voting online from 12:01 a.m. to 4:00 pm)
*Announcement on the quad, and Meet & Greet event to follow at 5 pm

Sunday October 3, 2021

All Décor for contests must be up

Tuesday October 5, 2021

“Paint the Town Red” Judging 4-5 pm

Wednesday October 6, 2021

Vote for Homecoming King & Queen on Campus Groups
(voting online from 12:01 a.m. to 4:00 pm)

Homecoming Carnival on TMB Lawn 3-6 pm 

King & Queen Announcement on TMB Lawn at 5 pm

Thursday October 7, 2021

JSU Department Office Door Decorating Judging 9-10 am

HCL 4th Annual Homecoming Tailgate Party 11 am - 2 pm
Join us for hotdogs, chips, and games at the Houston Cole Library! This event is free and open to the public!

Homecoming Picnic on Dillon Field 4-7 pm
*Homecoming Banner Judging to follow on Dillon Field at 5 pm

Friday, October 8, 2021

Cocky Classic Golf Tournament
9:00am - Silver Lakes

Class of 1970 & 1971 Golden Gamecock 50th Year Reunion
Noon-Recreation and Fitness Center

ROTC Alumni Banquet
6:00pm - Recreation and Fitness Center


Homecoming Day - Saturday, October 9, 2021

Homecoming Tailgate at Dillon Field
8 am-3 pm

President's Open House

Homecoming Parade
Parade Route: Law Offices at Ten Oaks (805 Pelham Road S.) to the Theron Montgomery Building (700 Pelham Road N.)

College of Business & Industry Open House
Merrill Building

Alumni Association General Membership Meeting

JSU vs. Stephen F. Austin

Homecoming Award Winner Recognitions

Sunday, October 10. 2021

U.N. Day Tea
2:00pm - The Jones International House