Congratulations to 2013 Homecoming

Queen Darci Allen and King Jeremy Stepp! 









The 2013 Homecoming Court: (left to right)

Cole Randolph

Claire Meneer

Zack Myers

Sarah Dombrosky

King Jeremy Stepp

Sonia Nazario

Dylan Lohr

Queen Darci Allen



Schedule of Events


Sunday, October 6th

Homecoming Residence Hall Decoration Contest
Decoration Supplies can be picked up from Campus Center 306 from 7-9PM
Judging will take place at 7PM on Monday, October 7th

Monday, October 7th

Homecoming Residence Hall Decoration Contest
9AM – 4PM Decoration Supplies can be picked up from Campus Center 306

Judging will take place at 7PM; winners announced at Homecoming Showcase
• Residence Hall Lobby Decoration Prizes: 1st Place: $100, 2nd Place $50, 3rd Place $25
• Residence Hall Door Decoration Prizes: 1st Place $75, 2nd Place $50, 3rd Place $25

Homecoming Court Showcase
8PM in Rickly Chapel
Cheer on members of the 2013 Homecoming Court as they showcase their talents!

Tuesday, October 8th

Homecoming Bonfire and Music Festival Featuring The Bergamot
8PM in University Commons Plaza
Join fellow students for a bonfire, snacks, and a performance by the world famous band, The Bergamot!

Wednesday, October 9th

Homecoming Neon Craft Night
8PM in University Commons
Create your own neon mason jar to proudly display in your room here at Heidelberg!

Homecoming Neon Scavenger Hunt
9PM (Meet at University Commons lobby)
Travel around campus to win Berg Gear while competing in various neon-inspired challenges.

Thursday, October 10th

The Mike Hallett Show
7PM in University Commons
Come out to this live radio broadcast to support this week’s featured players and coaches!

Homecoming Pep Rally and Giveaway
8PM on Mayer Field
Join members of the Homecoming Court and Athletic Team Captains as we celebrateHomecoming Week. The first 400 students will receive a commemorative Homecominggiveaway, don't miss out!

Car Smash
9PM Saurwein Back Patio
Come out for this long-standing Homecoming tradition, sponsored by Excelsior Men’s Society.

Friday, October 11th

Greek Council Presents: Greek Sing 2013
8PM Seiberling Gymnasium
Join members of the Heidelberg Greek for an annual tradition showcasing each group's unique traditions and talents.

Saturday, October 12th

IRHC Presents: 10k Run, 5k Run, and 2-Mile Fun Walk
8:30AM University Commons
Cost is $10 per person. Register online at www.heidelberg.edu/studentlife/residencelife/irhcfor this outstanding event.

Inaugural Homecoming Bed Races
11AM outside of Saurwein
Join members of student organizations as they race for a change to win up to $250 for their student organization's programming... Groups will be judged on fastest time, best costumes, and more spectator representation. Registration is available on BergLink until October 9th!

Student Senate Presents: End Zone Party and Distinctly Day
11:30AM-12:30PM at Mayer Field Complex
Join Student Senate and other student organizations for games, cotton candy, and more prior to the Homecoming Football Game!

Intramurals Present: Cornhole Tournament
12PM at Mayer Field Complex
Want something to do before the big game? Attend the annual Cornhole Tournament. No pre-registration required.

Homecoming Football Game vs. Capitol University
1:30PM at Mayer Field
Join members of the Heidelberg community to cheer on the Student Prince's as they take on Capital University. The Homecoming King and Queen will also be announced during halftime.

BEC Presents: Outdoor Foam Pit and Rave
8PM-11PM behind Gillmor Atrium
Join Berg Events Council and other student organizations for a night of music, neon lights, and a foam pit. DJ Bass will be blasting beats and giving out prizes.


See the Alumni Office's schedule of events.

Heidelberg Homecoming Committee 

The Office of Student Engagement is currently seeking students interested in getting involved with the Homecoming committee. The Heidelberg Homecoming Committee is a group of students who organize and host events celebrating the history and legacy of Heidelberg University throughout Homecoming Week. Past events include the Homecoming King and Queen Pageant, the Homecoming Parade, and the Homecoming Bonfire.

Learn more about the duties of a Heidelberg Homecoming Committee member and how to get involved. 

Please email the Office of Student Engagement at engagement@heidelberg.edu or call 419-448-2207 with any questions.