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THANK YOU! For a successful 2018 Homecoming Week!
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Homecoming 2019 | October 21-26, 2019 *this date is subject to change pending final football schedule

Homecoming 2019

Oct. 21-26, 2019

Homecoming at Northwest is a week-long celebration each Oct. 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

Spring Semester Deadlines

EventLocationDateTimeCost
Royalty Nominations & Applications Due On Bearcat Link Wed., March 7 5 p.m. -
Royalty Court Announced via email, social media & Missourian Fri., April 13 5 p.m. -
Skit Entries Due On Bearcat Link Fri., April 13 5 p.m. -

September Events and Deadlines

EventLocationDateTimeCost
Olio, Emcee and Skit Variety Show Tryouts Charles Johnson Theater Wed. & Thurs. Sept. 12 & 13 6 - 10 p.m. -
On-campus entry forms are due (entry check fee due) Bearcat Link & checks turned in to the Office of Student Involvement Fri., Sept. 28 5 p.m. -
Off campus entry forms are due
$30 non-profit
$50 profit
Office of Student Involvement
or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu
Fri., Sept. 23 5 p.m. -
Off campus entry forms are due (1st price increase)
$35 non-profit
$65 profit
Office of Student Involvement
or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu
Sept. 24 - 28 5 p.m. -

Pre-Homecoming Events and Deadlines

EventLocationDateTimeCost
Off campus entry forms are due  (2nd price increase) Office of Student Involvement
or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu
Oct. 1-7 5 p.m. $55 non-profit
$80 profit
Off campus entry forms are due  (3rd price increase) Office of Student Involvement
or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu
Oct. 8-13 5 p.m. $100 for all groups
Royalty Voting  Voting on CatPaws Mon. - Fri., Oct. 1 - 5 All Day -
Hanging of Banners J.W. Jones Student Union Sun., Oct. 7 Noon -
Variety Show Technical Rehearsal Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts Sun., Oct. 7 5 p.m. -
Photo Contest Voting Charles Johnson Theater Mon., Oct. 8 Noon-5 p.m. -
Canned Art Set-up  J.W. Jones Student Union, 2nd Floor  Mon., Oct. 8 10 a.m.-2 p.m. -
Banner and Canned Art Judging J.W. Jones Student Union Mon., Oct. 8 3 p.m. -
Blood Drive J.W. Jones Student Union Oct. 8 - 11 -
Variety Show Dress Rehearsal Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts Mon. & Tues., Oct. 8 & 9 5 p.m. -

Wednesday, October 10

EventTimeLocationCost
Banner and Canned Art Displays All Day J.W. Jones Student Union FREE
Student Senate Blood Drive 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. J.W. Jones Student Union Pre-Register
Comedian Jessi Campbell 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts FREE

Thursday, October 11

EventTimeLocationCost
Banner and Canned Art Displays All Day J.W. Jones Student Union FREE
Student Senate Blood Drive 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. J.W. Jones Student Union Pre-Register
Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts $5 (Buy Ticket)
Royalty Crowning 9 p.m. 
(at end of Variety Show)
Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts -

Friday, October 12

EventTimeLocationCost
Banner and Canned Art Displays All Day J.W. Jones Student Union FREE
Walk Out Day Celebration: Bell Ringing Ceremony 8 a.m. Bell of '48 FREE
International Flag Raising Ceremony 2 p.m. Joyce and Harvey White International Plaza
In case of rain, Charles Johnson Theater
FREE
Hughes Fieldhouse Dedication and Ribbon Cutting 4 p.m. Hughes Fieldhouse FREE
Golden Years
Class of 1968 Golden Years Reunion and Hughes Fieldhouse Dedication Social 
5-7 p.m. Hughes Fieldhouse -
M-Club Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony 6:30 p.m. J.W. Jones Student Union Ballroom $25
Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts $5 (Tickets)

Saturday, October 13

EventTimeLocationCost
Banner and Canned Art Displays All Day J.W. Jones Student Union FREE
All Alumni Open House 8 a.m. Michael L. Faust Center for Alumni and Friends -
Parade 9 a.m. See Parade Route   View PDF FREE
Bearcat Tailgate Zone 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Raymond J Courter College Park Pavilion  FREE
Bearcat Football vs. Nebraska-Kearney 2 p.m. Bearcat Stadium Varies (Tickets)

Sunday, October 14

EventTimeLocationCost
Banner and Canned Art All Day J.W. Jones Student Union FREE
After Homecoming Prayer Breakfast 8-9:30 a.m. Office of Equity and Accessibility, First Floor, North Complex -

Post-Homecoming

EventDateTimeLocation
Homecoming Awards Presentation Mon., Oct. 15 6 p.m. Charles Johnson Theater
Award Point Reveal Discussion Wed., Oct. 17 5 p.m. Colden Hall 3500