Homecoming Royalty Court

2023 royalityHomecoming Royalty are students who serve as role models on campus and in the community. They should exhibit qualities of leadership, appreciation for diversity, commitment to academic and extracurricular engagement. Additionally, the students selected as 2023 Homecoming Royalty should expect opportunities to attend and to be a representative at official university events and programs.

Pictured (left) are last year’s Royalty Court winners: Taniya Richardson, from Greenville, S.C., who majored in mass communication and social work with a minor in marketing; and Miguel Caldwell, from Camden, S.C., who majored in elementary education.


Info on 2023 Royalty Court nominations can be found below.
Homecoming Royalty Court Application

Timeline for 2023

Oct. 20                                

Deadline for Completed Application

Oct. 23 - Oct. 27                

Screening of applications

Nov. 1

E-mail notification sent to those selected for the court

Nov. 2 – 3

Picture Day for Royalty Court

Nov. 6                                  

 Homecoming Court Presentation. Campaigning and voting begin after the presentation at Homecoming Kickoff event.

Nov. 10    

 Campaigning & Voting closes at noon.

Nov. 11                                

Winners announced at halftime of Men’s Basketball Game

Read the Court Campaign Rules (PDF - 480 KB)

Homecoming Scoring Rubric (PDF -117 KB)

Eligibility Requirements:

Must be currently enrolled.

Must be in good conduct standing with the university.

Students cannot be on academic probation.

Students who have earned at least 54 credit hours.



Questions? Contact the Department of Student Engagement at 803/323-2248.