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Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)
Homecoming (Photo by University Photography)

Homecoming 2015

October 19-24, 2015

Homecoming at Northwest is a week-long celebration each October featuring athletic events, entertainment and plenty of opportunities for everyone to show their Bearcat spirit. Homecoming events are open to all Northwest students, alumni, faculty, staff, families and friends, and community members. This site contains all the information anyone would need to enjoy the Northwest Homecoming experience.

Below is a schedule of events for Homecoming 2014.  Please check back for a detailed schedule of Homecoming 2015.

Event

Time

Location

Wednesday, September 17

Olio & Emcee Tryouts 6-10 p.m. Charles Johnson Theater

Thursday, September 18

Skit Tryouts 6-10 p.m. Charles Johnson Theater

Sunday, September 28

On campus entry forms are due 5 p.m. Due at meeting 

Monday, October 6

Off campus entry forms are due 5 p.m. homecmg@nwmissouri.edu or OCA

Monday, October 6 - Friday, October 10

Royalty Voting All Day Computer Voting on CatPaws

Sunday, October 12

Hanging of Banners Noon Student Union
Bearcat Soccer Northwest vs. Washburn 12 p.m. Bearcat Pitch
Variety Show Technical Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Monday, October 13

Judging Office Decorating All Day University Offices
Set-up Canned Art 10am - 2pm Student Union
Banner Judging 3 p.m. Student Union
Judging Canned Art 3 p.m. Student Union
Variety Show Dress Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Tuesday, October 14

Variety Show Dress Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Wednesday, October 15

SAC Comedy Series: Comedy Central on Campus 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Thursday, October 16

Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts
Royalty Crowning 9 p.m. (end of show) Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts
SAC Event: Paint U 8 p.m. - 9 p.m. J.W. Jones Student Union, Towerview Room

Friday, October 17

Walk Out Day Celebration 11 a.m. Joyce & Harvey White International Flag Plaza, International Plaza
International Flag Raising Ceremony 2:00 p.m. Joyce and Harvey White International Plaza
Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, October 18

Parade 9 a.m.
Bearcat Zone Noon College Park Pavilion
Bearcat Football Northwest vs. Pittsburgh State 2 p.m. Bearcat Stadium

Sunday, October 19

Presentation of Awards 11 a.m. Charles Johnson Theater
Check back later for more information on the parade route for Homecoming 2015.

Check back later for more information on the parade route for Homecoming 2015.

Football Game

  • Northwest Students FREE with valid Bearcat card
  • General admission tickets vary

The Office of Campus Activities DOES NOT DISTRIBUTE FOOTBALL TICKETS!

Tickets can be ordered and picked up at the Student Services Desk on the first floor of the Administration Building.  To order tickets online for the Homecoming Football Game, click here.

 

Bearcat Penny Wars

to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters

Check back later for more information regarding the Bearcat Penny Wars for Homecoming 2015.

 Annual Office Decorating Contest

Check back later for more information the Annual Office Decorating Contest for Homecoming 2015.