Homecoming 2013

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Schedule of Events - Homecoming 2013



Quinney College of Natural Resources reunion events have been postponed for future dates. For more information please contact Diane Anderson at (435) 797-2452 or diane.anderson@usu.edu.


Monday, September 9th


6:00-7:30 pm - Street Painting
Students, clubs and organizations will gather on Aggie Bull-evard to decorate the street in celebration of homecoming. Awards will be given for Overall, Best Theme and Most Artistic.
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
8:00 - 8:30 Judging and Clean Up
Location: Aggie Bull-evard (700 N)
Open to: All
Cost: Free, Register your club or organization online at http://www.usu.edu/asusu/

8:00 am - 3:00 pm - USU Alumni Association Homecoming Golf Tournament
Join Aggies, Alums, and friends of USU for the 2013 USU Homecoming Golf Tournament in Ogden. Sponsored by Acura and the USU Alumni Association.
Location: Ogden Golf and Country Club - map it.
Open to: All
Cost: For tournament details, visit http://www.usu.edu/alumni/events/golf.cfm
Registration Deadline: September 6, 2013



Tuesday, September 10th


8:00 pm - Moonlight and Music
Location: Amphitheatre
Open to: All
Cost: Free



Wednesday, September 11th


7:00 pm - Mr. USU
Come to the biggest event during Homecoming Week and watch your college candidates, fellow classmates and friends compete for the coveted title of Mr. USU!
Location: Kent Concert Hall
Open to: All
Cost: A can of food



Thursday, September 12th


11:00 am - 9:00 pm - Powder Puff Football
This traditional male sport is reversed and female students will be playing flag football. Preliminaries from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Semi Finals at 8:00 pm. Final at 9 pm.
Location: Preliminaries on the Quad
Open to: All
Cost: Visit http://www.usu.edu/asusu/ for cost and registration.



Friday, September 13th


6:00 pm - 2013 Hall Of Fame Weekend
Reserve your 2013 Hall of Fame Weekend tickets now! Hall of Fame Dinner and Ceremony.
Location: SpringHill Suites by Marriott at the Riverwoods Conference Center, in Logan
Open to: All
Cost: Variable cost, see registration button below.

8:00-11:30 pm - Homecoming Dance
Celebrate! Once an Aggie, Always an Aggie with a night of games, dancing, food, and fun at the annual Homecoming Dance.
Location: Taggart Student Center
Open to: All
Cost: Free

Midnight - True Aggie Night
Become a "True Aggie" by kissing someone on the block "A". The Student Alumni Association is proud to be the keepers of the True Aggie tradition.
Location: the 'A'
Open to: All
Cost: Free



Saturday, September 14th


6:45 am (Registration); 8:00 am - Homecoming 5K
Wear your Aggie gear and participate in the annual Homecoming 5k, benefiting the USU Spirit Squad Scholarship. The race course circles USU's beautiful main campus and is a wonderful event for alumni, students and families. The race includes a warm-up with the Aggie Cheerleaders and Aggiettes, pictures with Big Blue, and awards for top finishers and spirited Aggie fans. Registration begins at 6:45 am. The race Starts at 8:00 am.
Location: Registration/Check-In at the Alumni House. Race starts right outside the Alumni House
Open to: All
Cost: Pre-Registered (includes a guaranteed shirt): Kids/Students $10; Adults $20; Family $50.
Walk-Up Registration (with no guarantee of shirts): Kids/Students $15; Adults $25; Family $60

8:00-9:00 am - Homecoming Breakfast
Join us for a full breakfast buffet as we celebrate our 2013 Homecoming honorees and don't miss your best opportunity to mix and mingle with our honorees and fellow Aggies.

This year's honorees are:
Grand Marshals - Dave and Barbara Kragthorpe
Alumnus of the Year - Scott Fuhriman
Young Alumni of the Year – Cody and Liz Bingham

Location: Evan N. Stevenson Ballroom, Taggart Student Center - Map it
Open to: All
Cost: $10 per person; no reduced rate for children; full breakfast buffet

10 am - Homecoming Parade
Everyone loves a parade! Join us for this time-honored tradition on Main Street Logan.
Location: from 100 South to 800 North
Open to: All
Cost: Free to attend
Registration: The 2013 Homecoming Parade is now full and registration is closed. For more information, email craig.whyte@usu.edu.

12:30 pm - Institute of Government and Politics Reunion
Reunion of former political interns (Washington, DC and Salt Lake City). Join us, along with former Congressman Jim Hansen, Congressman Rob Bishop, and President Albrecht, for lunch and an opportunity to renew friendships from days spent interning.
Location: USU David B. Haight Alumni House
Open to: Former political and policy interns
Cost: $15 per person, $25 per couple

3:30-3:45 pm - Aggie Athletics Family Remembered
On Saturday, September 14 there will be a ceremony to remember former Aggie student-athletes who have passed away. In attendance will be former Head Football Coach Chuck Mills, Aggie football great Phil Olsen, coaches, and other athletic staff members.
Location: The ceremony will take place at the south gates of Romney Stadium near the Merlin Olsen statue.
Open to: All
Cost: Free

4-5:30 pm - All Aggie Pre Game Party
Come enjoy food from Texas Roadhouse, blow-up toys for both the kids and the parents, and goodies to get you and your family ready for the big game.
Location: On 800 East, between 1000 North and 1400 North
Open to: All
Cost: Pre-registration: $8/person (adults and children); Walk-ups: $10/person (adults and children)

6 pm - Aggie Football game vs. Weber State kick-off
Location: Romney Stadium - Map it
Open to: All
Cost: All tickets for the Homecoming football game this year can be purchased through the USU Ticket Office website. Please contact the Ticket Office or USU Athletics with questions or concerns regarding the game or tickets.