Winthrop University: Homecoming Information - Royalty Court
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Alumni Association
304 Tillman Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
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Homecoming Royalty Court

2021 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 2022 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: Rachel Griffith, a junior from Columbia, S.C., majoring in mass sommunication and social work with a minor in marketing; and Bernard Hasan II, a junior from Columbia, S.C., majoring in international business with a minor in Spanish. 

Info on 2022 Royalty Court nominations can be found below.
Homecoming Royalty Court Application

Timeline for 2022

Oct. 25

Deadline for Completed Application

Oct. 28-Nov. 2

Screening of applications

Nov. 4

E-mail notification sent to those selected for the court

Nov. 7

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

Nov. 11

Voting closes at 11:59 p.m.

Nov. 12

Winners Announced at halftime of Men's Basketball Game. Game starts at 4 p.m.

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.

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

Last Updated: 3/28/23