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University of Connecticut Homecoming

UConn Homecoming 2013
"It Takes Two"
October 6 - October 12, 2013

Important Dates for Homecoming 2013 Participants


Date/Time Event Location

Tuesday, September 3rd

3:00pm

Homecoming Meeting
Get Involved in Homecoming 2013. Plan on attending so that you get the information you need to be part of the best tradition on campus!!

SU Room 303

Tuesday, September 10th

3:00pm

Homecoming Meeting
If your organization did not enter the Spring Lip Sync Lottery; we will be selecting numbers today for the lottery and submitting Form L1 via email.

SU Room 303

Wednesday, September 11th

Lottery Song List Posted

 

Friday, September 13th

3:00pm

Registration Forms and Conduct Contracts are due.
Be sure to get all the forms emailed by 3pm!! Forms will NOT be accepted after the deadline.

 

Friday, September 13th

3:00pm

Royalty Nominations Due!
(Forms R1, R2K, R2Q resume, photo)

All information needs to be emailed by 3pm. Anything received after the deadline WILL NOT be accepted.

Get forms here

Email forms to: Elise.Yonika@uconn.edu

Friday, September 13th

3:00pm

Final Song List Due (Form L2)
Be sure to get all the forms emailed by 3pm!! Forms will NOT be accepted after the deadline.

 

Tuesday, September 17th

3:00pm

Homecoming Meeting
Attend the weekly meetings to know what’s going on! Song lists of teams wishing to participate in Lip Sync who have not participated in Fall or Spring Lottery are due today by email before 3pm. Songs will be awarded first come first served basis.

SU Room 303

Tuesday, September 24th

3:00pm

Homecoming Meeting
Earn your points and stay up to date on the happenings of the biggest week ever!

SU Room 303

Thursday, September 26th

12:00pm

Qualifiers for Royal Tea Posted
Stop by the SUBOG Office to see what candidates are moving onto the next round of the Royalty process to be crowned Homecoming King and Queen! Information will not be giving out over the phone.

SU Room 307

Friday, September, 27th

Alma Mater Participant List Due, Banner Due (Form A1 and Banner)
All information needs to be emailed by 3pm. Anything received after the deadline WILL NOT be accepted.

Get forms here

Email forms to: Elise.Yonika@uconn.edu

Monday, September 30th

5:00pm-7:00pm

Royal Tea
Candidates voted to move on need to be at this event. This is a round table interview Proper Attire is recommended.

Student Union Art Gallery

Tuesday, October 1st - Thursday, October 10th

Homecoming Banners on Display
The artistic creativity will flourish in the Student Union North & South Lobby where the Homecoming banners will be on display, representing the student organizations.

Student Union

Tuesday, October 1st

3pm

Homecoming Meeting
Earn your points and stay up to date! We’ll be keeping you posted on everything you need to know.

SU Room 303

Wednesday, October 2nd

6pm-9pm

Alma Mater Elimination
Your team will have signed up for a tryout time. Be certain to be on time, ready to go and all participants MUST have their student Id’s.

SU Room 304A

Thursday, October 3rd

12:00pm

Alma Mater Qualifiers Posted
Did your organization rank in the top 6 that will compete at the Royalty Pageant and maybe sign at the Homecoming Pregame??

SU Room 307

Friday, October 4th

3pm-5pm

Car Chalking
Car Chalking is a fun way to let everyone know what's happening for homecoming!!! Another way to earn points!

W Lot

Friday, October 4th

No later 3pm

Lip Sync Participation List due (Form L3)
Be sure to get your participation list emailed on time!

Get forms here

Email forms to: Elise.Yonika@uconn.edu

Sunday, October 6th

1:00pm

Homecoming Parade
The Homecoming Parade has become the most exciting event of the entire year.
Be sure to arrive on time and check in at the Student Union loading dock! Show your spirit to our judges and maybe your organization will win first place!!

Student Union loading dock, check in

Sunday, October 6th

1:00pm

Homecoming Carnival
Enjoy in the fun of homecoming! Free food, games, rides – It's a full day of fun for everyone!

South Campus

Monday-Wednesday,
October 7th-9th

Voting, Voting, Voting, Voting
Read the bios, check out the candidates and vote in the 1st round of balloting for Homecoming King & Queen.

Union Street, Student Union
vote.uconn.edu

Monday, October 7th

6-9pm

Lip Sync Production & Late Arrival Meeting
Quick meeting to discuss your lights and music before the lip sync! Be sure to be on time!!

SU Room 308D

Tuesday, October 8th

3:00pm

Homecoming Meeting
Earn your points and stay up to date on the happenings of the biggest week ever!

SU Room 303

Tuesday, October 8th

Time TBA

Pageant Rehearsal
If your organization has a candidate participating in the royalty pageant, they will have the opportunity to practice before the night of the show! Information will be provided as needed.

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Wednesday, October 9th

8:00pm

Annual Lip Sync Competition
Check time is the most important. Then it's show time!!!
It's the Homecoming event that the UConn students most look forward to! Be a part of a 6,000+ audience and watch the student organizations compete for the 1st place Lip Sync Trophy. It's an evening you're sure to remember for years to come!

Gampel Pavilion

Thursday, October 10th

6:00pm

Royalty Pageant & Alma Mater Sing
The top 5 King & top 5 Queen Homecoming candidates will be competing for the title of Homecoming 2013 King & Queen! The top performance groups will also compete in the Alma Mater Sing.

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Friday, October 11, 2013

1pm

Homecoming Tailgate
Come over to the Fairfield Way for free food and to get pumped up for the four home games including Women's Soccer, Field Hockey, Women's Volleyball, and Women's Ice Hockey!

Fairfield Way

Friday, October 11, 2013

Homecoming Athletics Games
Women's Soccer, Field Hockey, Women's Volleyball, and Women's Ice Hockey! And during the Women’s Soccer Halftime you’ll be introduced to your 2013 Homecoming Court!

Check www.uconnhuskies.com for specific fields!

Saturday, October 12th

Time: TBA

Homecoming Football Game
UCONN vs. USF Bulls
What creates more spirit than a Homecoming Football Game? Hear the winners of the Alma Mater competition perform at the pre game show, and be introduced to your 2013 Homecoming Royalty Court at halftime. For ticket information contact the Athletic Ticket Office at (860) 486-2724 or 1-877-AT-UCONN.

Rentschler Field, East Hartford

Saturday, October 12th

Judging will be prior to game - watch for details

Fan of the Game Competition
Come and show us your Husky Pride! Be creative - paint up for the Husky Roadshow! Display your school spirit in the most creative way for the Homecoming game. Winners will get front row seats in the student section for that night for the game! This event is open to the entire campus body! See www.subog.uconn.edu for more details.

Rentschler Field, East Hartford