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Homecoming Events

Wednesday, October 3

  • UC Blue Ash Homecoming Pep Rally | 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    UC Blue Ash Commons Courtyard

Friday, October 5

  • Homecoming Kickoff Party | 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
    Myers Alumni Center
    Register now!

    This FREE kickoff event will be the perfect start to Homecoming weekend with your fellow Bearcats! Enjoy a taste of some Cincinnati favorites and get ready for the UC vs Miami game with Coach Butch Jones, the Bearcat, cheerleaders, and more!

     - Hear from Coach Jones
     - Cincinnati Favorites food
     - Beer tasting from local brewery favorite Christian Moerlein
     - Group photos with the Bearcat (FREE prints too!)
     - Live entertainment
     - Campus tours at 5 p.m.

  • Sixth Annual UC Alumni Band Homecoming Reunion | 6:00 p.m. Cocktail Hour, 7:00 p.m. Dinner, 8:30 to 10:00 p.m. Social
    The University of Cincinnati Mick & Mack's Contemporary Cafe
    Price: $20 per person, $40 per couple
    Register online by September 21, 2012.  For more information, contact LeAnne Anklan at 513-227-1039

  • The Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS Homecoming Eve Celebration
    6:30 to 9:30 p.m. | Kingsgate Marriott Grand Ballroom
    RSVP to the Lindner Honors-PLUS office at 513-556-7043 by Sept. 26

    Join Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS students, alumni and staff as we celebrate Homecoming 2012.  We will provide an evening of fun including food, beverages, and a cash bar, and the event is open to family and friends.  We will also present the 2012 Norman R. Baker Distinguished Alumni Award.

    This is a free event, but donations (minimum $25 suggested) to the Lindner Honors-PLUS program are greatly appreciated (cash or check).

Saturday, October 6

  • UC Homecoming Parade | 3:00 p.m.
    UC Campus / Clifton Ave.

  • Bearcats Blitz | 2:00 to 6:30 p.m.
    Myers Alumni Center (Inside & Outside)

  • CATWALK | 4:30 p.m.
    Myers Alumni Center (Outside) & Sigma Sigma Commons

  • UC vs. Miami | Kickoff 7:00 p.m.
    Nippert Stadium
    Buy tickets!
  • Royalty: Presentation of Homecoming Court, King and Queen crowning | Halftime
    Nippert Stadium

Sunday, October 7

  • Coming soon!

In addition to general Homecoming events, there are other events happening the same weekend:

Discounts and Specials during Homecoming Weekend

  • $6.99 special for all-you-can eat at CenterCourt, inside the Campus Recreation Center Complex. Hours

  • As always, alumni receive at 10% discount at the UC Bookstores. Must present Alumni Donor Card. Hours

  • Catskeller is offering 15% off food between 7:00 p.m. to midnight on October 5

  • The Campus Recreation Center is offering FREE access for all Alumni and their families during Homecoming Weekend. If you don’t have time to get a climb or swim in, definitely stop in for a tour of the facility!

Hotel Discounts and Specials

  • Kingsgate Marriott | 513-487-3800
    Loyal Bearcat and William Howard Taft Society donors get 10% off

  • Hampton Inn | 513-281-2700
    $119/night for all UC alumni