Homecoming Events 2017

Sunday, October 22nd

Women’s Soccer Game

1 pm | Sorrells Field

Come support your Huskies as they take on McNeese. For more details visit the athletics website.

   Paws Across Campus

5pm | Holcombe Mall

Come join your fellow Huskies and color the campus orange and blue! Organizations and individuals will decorate a window on campus to represent their organization & Homecoming. Windows will be judged and the best window will receive $100. Sponsored by the Student Programming Board.


Monday, October 23rd

 Homecoming Court Campaigning & Voting

11 am – 2 pm | Holcombe Mall

Come check out the candidates and place your vote for the 2017 Homecoming Court!!

 Live Music Monday feat. John Montgomery

7 pm | Brown Quad
Come and listen to the music of HBU alum and recording artist John Montgomery.  Enjoy cafe style setting and make your banner for the Banner Bash while you listen to the music!!  Pizza, Lemonade Bar, desserts, and more!!

Check out John Montgomery’s Music Here!

Sponsored by the Student Programming Board

 Banner Bash

7 pm | MD Anderson Student Center/Brown Quad

Bring your best artistic skills and create a banner to pump us up for Homecoming! All approved banners will be put up all around campus! We will bring the supplies, you bring your skills! The best banner wins $100 and the Football team may run through it at the big game!! While you paint, enjoy the music from Live Music Monday!


Tuesday, October 24th

 Homecoming Campaigning & Voting

11 am – 2 pm | Holcombe Mall

Come check out the candidates and place your vote for the 2017 Homecoming Court!!

   Door Decorating Contest Judging

2 pm – 4 pm | HBU Campus Offices

Check out all the departments around campus that decorated their office doors for Homecoming! Judging will happen in the afternoon and the winning department will win $100 and recognition at Homecoming Convocation! For details, contact us.

 Husky Bingo

7 pm | MDA Student Center

Come play a little bingo with your fellow Huskies!  Come for a chance to win BIG prizes: Drone w/camera, Amazon Echo, Gift Cards, Fit Bit, and more!!! Also enjoy snacks and drinks while you play! Sponsored by the Student Programming Board


Wednesday, October 25th

   Homecoming Convocation

11 am | Dunham Theater

Let’s worship together during Homecoming at our Homecoming Convocation! Find out who won banner bash, the door decorating contest, and who will be on the 2017 Homecoming Court (Freshman-Junior and the Senior finalists). Senior King, Queen, Prince, & Princess will be announced at the football game on Saturday.

 Floats & Photos

1 pm – 4 pm | Holcombe Mall

Put on your best HBU gear and come and take a photo at our photo booth and pick up a rootbeer or orange creamsicle float in a Homecoming 2017 commemorative mood cup-while they last!! Sponsored by the Student Programming Board


Thursday, October 26th

   Food Truck Thursday

11 am – 2 pm | Holcombe Mall

Delicious food brought here on campus!! Grab a bite from Fleur de lis and hang out with your fellow Huskies! First 10 guest get a free meal (up to $10).

 Men’s Soccer Game

7 pm | Sorrells Field

Come support your Huskies as they take on UT Rio Grande Valley. For more details visit the athletics website.

 Movie on the Lawn: Remember the Titans

8 pm  | Holcombe Mall

Come and watch this football classic! Enjoy popcorn, candy, and drinks! We will have some chairs, blankets, and mats to use, but bring your own if you like! Sponsored by Student Programming Board.


Friday, October 27th

   Spirit Day Campus Luncheon

11 am- 2 pm| Brown Quad

Come eat and have a spirited good time!! Don’t forget to wear your orange and blue!! Use your HBU meal plan or pay for the meal! Find a SPB member for a chance to get a free meal ticket! Sponsored by the Student Programming Board & Aramark.

 HBU Choral Concert

7 pm | Belin Chapel

Join the School of Music in their Fall Choral Concert!  Enjoy music and then head to the Husky Howl right after!!

 Husky Howl

9:00 pm  | Dunham Theater

Come get pumped for the big game! Get your spirit items and participate for a chance to win some great prizes!!

 Women’s Soccer Game

7 pm | Sorrells Field

Come support your Huskies as they take on Texas A&M Corpus Christi. For more details visit the athletics website.

 Homecoming Dance

9:30 pm – 11:30 pm | Brown Quad

Dance the night away with your fellow Huskies! Sponsored by Residence Life.


 Saturday, October 28th

   Homecoming Tailgate Celebration

2 pm – 5 pm | Main Parking Lot

Join the Student Programming Board as we tailgate Husky Style! Enjoy music, BBQ, prizes, and more!!!!

   Homecoming Football Game & Court Presentations

6 pm | Husky Stadium

Let’s end Homecoming with a WIN!!! Join your fellow Huskies at the Homecoming football game against Northwestern State. During half-time come witness the crowning of your 2017 Homecoming King & Queen!! Get your tickets for the Homecoming game.

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