Join the African African American Alumni Group for Homecoming 2020! The weekend is filled with a mix of engaging events to allow alums to reconnect and take a trip down memory lane. All events are designed to welcome the University's African American Alumni and celebrate their ties to CMU!
Go to Warriner Hall’s Plachta Auditorium for the pep rally, mock rock contest for the Maroon Cup, presentation of the football team, and the announcement of the 2020 Homecoming Gold Ambassadors.
The CMU Homecoming 5K Run/Walk to benefit Special Olympics Michigan has been a tradition for over 30 years! This run/walk starts Homecoming morning off right with a 5K Run or Walk that begins at historic Finch Fieldhouse and travels throughout the beautiful campus of Central Michigan University. Relive your CMU memories or make new ones when you join over 400 participants all helping to support children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Run as an individual or form teams - join together for a great cause!
Year Reunion Brunch: TBD
Start your day off right with complimentary coffee and donuts inside Powers Hall. Stay right here to watch the parade.
The annual parade begins in Parking Lot 22 and travels through campus before heading north on Main Street to downtown Mount Pleasant.
Join the free campus wide celebration near Rose Ponds for food, fun, and friends. Great get together for alumni, family and friends. Enjoy game day Chippewa spirit! Also visit with a favorite professor, grab some food, and soak up the atmosphere that is CMU Homecoming.
Maroon and Gold concert will be playing a free concert. Features a beer garden, open to the public.
Held in the afternoon of Homecoming, this event draws quite a crowd to Rose Ponds (near the CMU Events Center). For two weeks, students in the Engineering programs work on building cardboard boats. They sail the boats across the ponds, and the first team to the other side wins.
Cheer on the Chippewas as CMU takes on New Mexico State at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. Order tickets at 1-888-FIREUP-2 or online at www.cmuchippewas.com.