Homecoming 2017

Golden Glory

September 27th-30th

Orediggers, get ready for homecoming this year! Homecoming 2017 will feature a bonfire, the parade, a booming tailgate and so much more! 

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Registration is now open for all Homecoming events! Sign up now!

General Homecoming Registration 

Homecoming Parade Registration

Homecoming Tailgate Registration

Oredigger Challenge Registration


Homecoming Schedule


Wednesday, September 27th

Homecoming Distinguished Lecture featuring Michio Kaku: 7pm Lockridge Arena

Enter the ticket lottery here


Thursday, September 28th

Coors Tek Center Grand Opening Preview

4pm at Coors Tek Center

Everyone is welcome!




Friday, September 29th

Oredigger Challenge: 4-6pm South IM Field

MAC Bonfire: 8-9:30pm Q Lot

Food and drinks will be available along with music and games! 



Saturday, September 30th

Homecoming Parade: 9am View the parade on Illinois Street! Free coffee and pastries are available!

Tailgate: 10am Q Lot Free food, music, games, and giveaways! 

Football Game: 12pm MarvKay Stadium

To purchase tickets, visit the Mines Athletics website 

*Free admission for students

*Mines Faculty and Staff may use their All Sports Pass. If you haven't already registered for one, visit this site.

Homecoming Concert: VANIC 7pm

(doors at 6:30) Location: D Lot

From Vancouver, Canada, comes one of the world’s most prolific artists. With hundreds of millions of plays on soundcloud, youtube, and other music sites, Vanic has set himself up as one of EDM’s most listened to artists. 


For any additional questions, please contact our Homecoming Chair, Lauren Wilson at lawilson@mines.edu!

Alumni?? Get ready for alumni weekend!! More details can be found on the alumni association page found Here!  

Thank you to all our Homecoming partners: Alumni and Foundation, President's Office, Greek Life, Athletics

Check out these other events during homecoming!

  • Ballroom Dance Club Presents the Homecoming Dance!

    • Saturday, September 30th
    • 6:00-10:00 pm
    • Friedhoff Hall in the Green Center
    • Beginner's lessons followed by 3 hours of dance, music, and fun!
  • Panhellenic Council Presents: Zumba!
    • Thursday, September 28th 
    • 6:00-7:00 pm 
    • Stratton Commons
    • Wear your best Throwback outfits!

Special thanks to all of our sponsors!!