Get Ready for the Ultimate Homecoming

Schedule

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Homecoming Worship Service
11 a.m.
NCCU Campus, B.N. Duke Auditorium

Homecoming Soul Food Dinner
12:30 p.m.
NCCU Campus, W.G. Pearson Dining Hall

Homecoming Community Service
12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
NCCU Campus, LeRoy T. Walker Complex

Homecoming Community Service: Eagle Habitat Walkathon
Time: 1:30 p.m.
NCCU Campus, LeRoy T. Walker Complex
*Donations are being accepted

Paint The Town, Maroon and Gray
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
NCCU Campus; Various locations in Durham, N.C.

Ultimate Praise | NCCU Homecoming Gospel Concert w/ Fred Hammond and Le’Andria Johnson
4 p.m.
*Doors open at 3:30 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

Monday, October 23, 2017

Day with the Eagles
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

The Ultimate Talent Show
7 p.m.
*Doors open at 6 p.m.
NCCU Campus, B.N. Duke Auditorium

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Ultimate 10:40 Break
10:40 a.m.
Library Bowl          

Get LIT / Stay Woke | National Action Network Youth Move College Tour feat. Rev. Al Sharpton       
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
NCCU Campus, A.E. Student Union

Eagle Pride Amplified Networking Social
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
*By invitation only
NCCU Campus, A.E. Student Union, Main Lobby

Mock Funeral – Delaware State University Mascot Burial
6 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

Late-Night Breakfast
9 p.m. – 12 a.m.
NCCU Campus, LeRoy T. Walker Complex

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Ultimate 10:40 Break
10:40 a.m.
Library Bowl          

Get LIT / Stay Woke | National Action Network Youth Move College Tour feat. Rev. Al Sharpton       
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
NCCU Campus, A.E. Student Union

Eagle Pride Amplified Networking Social
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
*By invitation only
NCCU Campus, A.E. Student Union, Main Lobby

Mock Funeral – Delaware State University Mascot Burial
6 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

Late-Night Breakfast
9 p.m. – 12 a.m.
NCCU Campus, LeRoy T. Walker Complex

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Homecoming Community Service: The Power of Reading
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Various elementary schools in Durham, N.C.

It’s All About Royalty!
11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
NCCU Campus, W.G. Pearson Dining Hall

Mister and Miss NCCU Coronation and Ball
7 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena (Coronation)
NCCU Campus, A.E. Student Union (Ball)

Thursday, October 26, 2017

10:40 A.M. Break | Old School Throw Back Thursday and Greek Stroll Off
10:40 a.m.
NCCU Campus, Library Bowl

The Chancellor's Faculty/Staff Homecoming Appreciation and Celebration Reception 
12 p.m.
McLean Residence Hall Lawn

Eagle Fest Street Festival and K97.5 Live Broadcast
3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Brant Street Plaza

Ultimate Tent Party
11 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Outdoor Recreational Complex – Tent

Friday, October 27, 2017

Founder’s Day Convocation | Class of 1967 Induction Into Society of Golden Eagles
9 a.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

NCCU Alumni Association Annual Homecoming Golf Tournament Scholarship Fundraiser
9 a.m.
The Crossings Golf Course
4023 Wake Forest Highway
Durham, NC 27703
*Visit http://www.nccualumni.org for more information.

Wreath Laying Ceremony
10:45 a.m.
NCCU Campus, Hoey Administration Circle

Society of Golden Eagles Luncheon
11:30 a.m.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham, N.C.

School of Education Annual Alumni and Friends Reception
2 – 4 p.m.
Annie Day Shepard Bowl
Please RSVP by calling 919-530-6466

Biomanufacturing Research Institute and Technology Enterprise (BRITE)
Open House and Homecoming Networking Reception
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location TBD

Forever Excellence Tea| Former Queens, Kings and SGA Presidents Brunch
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
*By invitation only
NCCU Campus, W.G. Pearson Dining Hall, Chancellor’s Dining Room

Queercoming 2017
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
NCCU Campus, LGTA Resource Center

Chancellor’s Donor Reception – Presentation of Class Gifts
6 p.m.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham, N.C.

The Ultimate Homecoming Step Show
7 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

Alumni Scholarship Concert with Gladys Knight and Marcus Anderson [SOLD OUT!]
9 p.m.
*Doors open at 8 p.m.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham, N.C.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

The Ultimate Homecoming Parade
9 a.m.
NCCU Campus, Fayetteville Street

Departments of Mass Communication and Language and Literature
Homecoming Open House
Immediately following Homecoming Parade
NCCU Campus, Farrison-Newton Communications Building, Lobby 

School of Education Annual Alumni and Friends Reception
Immediately following Homecoming Parade
NCCU Campus, Taylor School of Education Building, Lobby

Chancellor’s Donor Tailgate
*By invitation only
11 a.m.
NCCU Campus, Practice Field, O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium

Homecoming Vendor Village
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
NCCU Campus, Lincoln Street

Department of Hospitality and Tourism Alumni Reception
11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Darden Culinary Laboratory Café
Please RSVP to Dr. Beverly A. Bryant by October 23 at 919-530-6488.

Department of Nursing Annual Alumni and Friends Reception
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
NCCU Campus, Nursing Building, Main Lobby

NCCU vs. Delaware State University Homecoming Football Game
2 p.m.
*Gates open three hours before game
NCCU Campus, O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium

Department of Public Administration Annual Alumni and Friends Reception
Immediately following the football game 
NCCU Campus, Albert N. Whiting Criminal Justice Building, Lobby

Department of History Annual Alumni and Friends Reception
4 - 6 p.m.
NCCU Campus, Edmonds Classroom Building, Room 201-B

Post-Game Social Featuring DJ Mic Check
5 p.m.
Library Bowl

Homecoming Hip-Hop Concert Featuring Boosie, Tee Grizzley and H.E.R.
8 p.m.
NCCU Campus, McDougald-McLendon Arena

The Grand Finale – Doug E. Fresh & Friends Live
9:30 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham, N.C.
*Visit http://www.nccualumni.org for more information.

An Evening of Elegance Homecoming Dance Featuring The Peace & Love Band
7 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham, N.C.
*Visit http://www.nccualumni.org for more information.