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Homecoming Events

Sunday, Sept. 14

  • Paint Uptown
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 15

  • Wiener Eating Contest
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Featuring music with DJ E-trayn

Tuesday, Sept. 16

  • German Pretzel Toss
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Featuring music with DJ E-trayn

  • Fall Fiesta
    7-9 p.m.
    McMicken Commons, Tangeman University Center (TUC-Great Hall in case of rain)
    Sponsored by The Office of Ethnic Programs and Services

Wednesday, Sept. 17

  • Professional Career Fair
    Lindner Student Action Team/Career Development Center
    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Fifth Third Arena

  • UC Blue Ash College Homecoming Celebration
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    UC Band, cheerleaders, Lucy the Bearcat from the Cincinnati Zoo, and of course the Bearcat mascot. Music, free food, and games will be provided.
    Contact: Katelyn Hainline, 513-936-1500

  • Homecoming T-Shirt Exchange
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Myers Alumni Center and McMicken Commons
    Featuring Mio’s Pizza and Music with DJ E-trayn

  • Cincinnatus Nearly Naked Mile
    8 p.m
    Sigma Sigma Commons

Thursday, Sept. 18

  • Technical Career Fair
    Engineering & Applied Science Tribunal
    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Fifth Third Arena

  • Homecoming Car Smash
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Bearcat Plaza, TUC
    Featuring Music with DJ E-trayn

  • Sigma Phi Fall Ball
    8 p.m. - Midnight

Friday, Sept. 19

  • Interview Day
    Division of Professional Practice
    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Fifth Third Arena

  • Oktoberfeast
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Celebrate Homecoming Zinzinnati with traditional German fare. Enjoy bratwurst, spaetzle, Bavarian pretzels, root beer and more!
    Sponsored by: Student Wellness Center, University Dining Services and Housing and Food Services

    Guests without a UC meal plan may enter for $9.75

  • University Honors Program Homecoming Cookout
    3-6 p.m.
    Herman Schneider Quad

  • Homecoming Pep Rally
    5-8 p.m.
    Fountain Square

  • College of Engineering & Applied Science Homecoming Celebration
    5:30-7:30 p.m.
    Mick & Mack's Restaurant Patio

  • UC Alumni Band Reunion
    6:30-10 p.m.
    Mecklenburg Gardens
    Break out the lederhosen and beer steins and toast our alma mater for an evening of brats, brews and band stories. $5 registration fee. Reservations required.
    Contact: LeAnne Anklan, 513-227-1039

Saturday, Sept. 20

Sunday, Sept. 21

Thanks to the UC Homecoming
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  • Homecoming Food Drive
    Join the UC Center for Community Engagement as we partner with the Freestore Foodbank and Miami University for the Homecoming Food Drive!

    We'll be collecting non-perishable food items throughout the week with collection bins located on campus & Paul Brown Stadium, and by raising funds through the official event app!