Homecoming 2018

September 27th-29th

Orediggers, get ready for homecoming this year! Homecoming 2018 will feature a bonfire, the parade, a booming tailgate, concert, and so much more! 


Registration for groups for all events is open now!
Follow this link to sign up. 

Volunteer Signup

Interested in volunteering and helping to make Homecoming possible? Use this SignUp Genius to pick your shifts!

Homecoming Shirt Sales

Shirts will be sold on the plaza from 10-2, Wednesday (9/19) - Thursday (9/27).

Long Sleeve

Short Sleeve

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Homecoming Schedule


Thursday, September 27th

Homecoming Distinguished Lecture: Adam Savage

 7pm Lockridge Arena

Join the ticket lottery here


From now to 9/14 – Everyone enters the ticket lottery via Engage:

9/17 – Emails to winners are sent out with instructions on ticket pick up

9/17-9/21 – Winners pick up tickets in the SAIL Office

9/24 – Any tickets not picked up above are re-awarded

9/24-9/26 – Ticket pick up for second round (unclaimed tickets) in SAIL office

9/27 – Tickets still not picked up will be left at will call outside Lockridge. Students can form a line for these tickets.

First come, first serve. Will call will open at 5 p.m.

Tickets cannot be sold. Any student caught selling tickets will face disciplinary action. Tickets are all general admission. We are including seats with bad sight lines, so ticket holders should arrive early to secure their seat.

Doors open at 6 p.m.

Those with accessibility needs, concerns, or requests are encouraged to contact lelson@mines.edu



Friday, September 28th

Oredigger Challenge: 3-5pm North IM Field

RHA Tie-Dye: 5-7pm Stratton Commons

MAC Bonfire: 8-9:30pm Q Lot

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



Saturday, September 29th

Homecoming 5K: 8am More information to come! Mines students, faculty, and staff run free! Registration open!

Homecoming Parade: 9:30am 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: The Mowgli’s!  7pm

(doors at 6:30) Location: Kafadar Commons 

Tickets can be bought here!


For any additional questions, please contact our Homecoming Chair, Meagan Lundgren at malundgren@mymail.mines.edu!

Alumni?? Get ready for alumni weekend!! More details can be found on the alumni association page!  Registration opens July 9th! 

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