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Annual Medallion Hunt On-Campus/Virtual

Tradition begins again! Clues will be given daily on the Office of Student Activities & Involvement Facebook page and Instagram to unlock Gold CMU Seal Homecoming Medallion from the vault.

Carnival Kickoff 5-7pm Finch Lot 18

Let's have some and start Homecoming Week off right! Join us in Lot 18 for a fun 'carnival' with inflatables, food, face painting and fun!

Carnival Popcorn Bar 11:00am-12:30 UC Front Lawn

Can you smell it? It's buttery in the air! Join us on the UC Lawn for free gourmet popcorn.

Carnival Homecoming Trivia Night 7:00-8:00pm Biosciences 1010

Think you and your team know it all? Think you can beat the other teams? Put your knowledge to the test in this multi category trivia night. Teams will be 4-7 students and you will compete for the top prizes!

Movie Night: Thor: Love and Thunder 8pm Kelly/Shorts Stadium

Grab a blanket and enjoy a movie on the field as CMU Program Board hosts "Thor: Love and Thunder" at the stadium!

Cornhole Tournament 6:00-7:00pm Biosciences Lawn (Rain Location: SSF)

Are you up for the challenge of cornhole? Do you think your team can come out on top? Make your way to the Bioscience Lawn to see if you can earn points towards to Maroon Cup and become the top team!

Fire Up Fridays! Spirit Day!

Wear your favorite CMU shirts/sweatshirt

Rock Rally 6 p.m. Plachta Auditorium

Rock Rally the final event of CMU Homecoming Spirit Week that is one of the most spirited and high energy events held on campus. This awesome lip-sync competition is where your peers compete in groups on a stage for the coveted of Gold Cup Trophy along with finding out who will be our Gold Ambassador for 2022. 

Greek Showcase 8:30 p.m. Plachta Auditorium

Who ran the yard and who still runs the yard? CMU NPHC presents the 2022 Homecoming Greek Showcase! Come watch and support both our NPHC and MGC orgs showcase their stepping skills. This is a show you don’t want to miss to see if old school still got it or if new school is just too good!

CMU Homecoming 5K Run/Walk benefiting Special Olympics–Michigan,8:00 am – Finch Fieldhouse

Join over 400 participants in a run/walk throughout beautiful campus that will help to support children and adults in year- round sports training and athletic competition for persons with intellectual disabilities.

Homecoming Parade, 11:00 am

The Homecoming Parade is an annual tradition that unites students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members across the Mt. Pleasant community. With CMU ‘Marching Chips’, floats and guests of honor riding corvettes to student organizations, community organizations, CMU spirit load and proud.

Homecoming Football Game – CMU vs. Ball State

Kick-off 3:30 p.m.

Come cheer on YOUR CMU Chippewas! Remember, entry to Kelly/Shorts Stadium -student section is FREE with your CMU ID card.