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Homecoming Information


Homecoming 2015 is November 9th-14th

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HOMECOMING 2015: New York, New York: A Winthrop State of Mind

Monday, November 9, 2015

Paint the Town Garnet & Gold-Rescheduled to Tuesday due to Weather 
Community Concourse 
10:00 am- 5:00 pm

Kick off the week as we show our Eagle pride around  campus, painting the windows of DIGS and the West Center Garnet & Gold. For more information or to sign up click here. 
Sponsored by the Student Homecoming Committee

Chalk Your Spirit-Rescheduled to Tuesday due to Weather  
Scholars Walk 
In conjunction with Paint the Town, come out and express your Eagle spirit in chalk!
Sponsored by Resident Students’ Association (RSA) and the Student Homecoming Committee

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Homecoming Court Presentation
DiGiorgio Campus Center-The Edge
Come watch the announcement of the Homecoming court finalists. Voting for the 2015 King and Queen will begin immediately following the presentation.  Click here to vote! 
Sponsored by the Student Homecoming Committee

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Homecoming Dinner in Thomson!

Dining Services will have a Homecoming Themed dinner in Thomson

RSA Banner Decorating Party
 DiGiorgio Campus Center-114
Show your Winthrop Spirit by stopping by to decorate a Homecoming Banner! Music, fun and PRIZES! Banners will be displayed on campus throughout Homecoming; come build upon this lasting Winthrop tradition. Basic materials will be provided by the Resident Students' Association.
Sponsored by Resident Students’ Association (RSA)

Thursday, November 12, 2015

So WU Got Talent? Homecoming Talent Show
Tillman Auditorium 7 pm
The Homecoming Talent Show is one of the most anticipated and well-attended events of the year. You will not want to miss out on this homecoming tradition, where Winthrop’s most talented students compete for bragging rights, and a chance to win a grand prize! 
Sponsored by the Student Homecoming Committee, Gentlemen’s League and the Association of Ebonites

Friday, November 13, 2015

Garnet & Gold Friday
All around the World, All day
Show off your WINTHROP PRIDE! Wear Garnet and Gold and let everyone know who you’re supporting. Send your photos to
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Homecoming Concert
Byrnes Auditorium
Doors open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 8:00 pm
Tickets are on sale during common time and cash and credit card are accepted. Online ticket sales for alumni will begin October 9th.

The Homecoming Concert scheduled for Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, in Byrnes Auditorium has been canceled because the promoter, Iconic Productions, would not agree to the terms of a contract with Winthrop for use of the event facility. As ticket sales were handled by Iconic Productions, students must contact to arrange for refunds.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

South Lawn, Coliseum
11 am-4 pm
Come out for this Homecoming Tradition with alumni, students and community members. Don’t forget the basketball game starts at 4pm. Let’s GO EAGLES!  The tailgating policy is available here 
*PLEASE NOTE: Pets are not permitted at tailgate 
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Men’s Basketball vs. Hampton
Winthrop Coliseum 4 pm
Come out and support your Winthrop Eagles for the season opener! The 2015 Homecoming King and Queen will be announced during half-time.

NPHC Step Show
Byrnes Auditorium
Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.
One of the biggest Homecoming traditions on Winthrop’s campus is this sell-out event. For more information click here
Sponsored by Sorority and Fraternity Affairs


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