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Northwest Missouri State University


Alumni and Friends

Homecoming 2018

October 8-13, 2018

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.

Schedule of Events:

Event

Time

Location

Wednesday, Thursday September 12 & 13

Olio, Emcee, and Skit Tryouts 6-10 p.m. Charles Johnson Theater

Friday, September 28

On-campus entry forms are due 5 p.m.

On Bearcat Link

Friday, October 28

Off campus entry forms are due 5 p.m. Office of Student Involvement
or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu

Monday, October 1 - 5

Royalty Voting  All Day  Voting on CatPaws

Sunday, October 7

Hanging of Banners Noon JW Jones Student Union 
Variety Show Technical Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Monday, October 8

Photo Contest Voting Noon-5 p.m. University Offices
Canned Art Set-up  10 a.m.-2 p.m. JW Jones Student Union, 2nd Floor 
Banner and Canned Art Judging 3 p.m. JW Jones Student Union
Variety Show Dress Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Tuesday, October 9

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

Wednesday, October 10

SAC Event

Thursday, October 11

Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts
Royalty Crowning 9 p.m. (End of Variety Show) Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Friday, October 12

Walk Out Day Celebration More Info to Come  More Info to Come 
International Flag Raising Ceremony 2 p.m. Joyce and Harvey White International Plaza
Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, October 13

Parade 9 a.m. See Parade Route View PDF
Bearcat Zone After Parade  Tailgating Lots Near Stadium
Bearcat Football
Northwest vs. Nebraska-Kearney
2 p.m. Bearcat Stadium

Monday, October 15

Homecoming Awards Presentation 6 p.m. Charles Johnson Theater

Wednesday, October 17

Award Point Reveal Discussion 5 p.m. Colden Hall 3500