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The Ultimate NCCU Homecoming Experience Tickets


Purchase your tickets to all of the homecoming events here.

Homecoming Events

NCCU Interfaith Worship Service
Oct 31

Join us for a powerful time of praise and amplified worship as we celebrate the beginning of the 2021 Homecoming week.

Homecoming Walking
Oct 31

Since 2006, the NCCU Office of Community Engagement and Service has partnered with faculty, staff, students, community, and Habitat for Humanity of Durham to

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Nov 02

Join us for the traditional 10:40 social hour with a "homecoming twist"!  Come experience great music, giveaways, and fun!

Students at late-night breakfast
Nov 02

Eagles, come enjoy a night filled with music, fun and some of your favorite breakfast classics! 

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Nov 02

Join the Department of Hospitality and Tourism department's own Chef Snow as he creates delicious and quick recipes for Eagles to enjoy during Homecoming.  <

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Nov 03

The NCCU Office of Community Engagement and Service currently serves five Durham public schools surrounding the university, referred to as the “Eagle Village

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The Ultimate Homecoming Experience Memories

Tag @NCCULife using the hashtag #TheReturn2021 to share all your homecoming memories.

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Traveler’s Guide

Some suggestions on how to make your return to the Nest more enjoyable.


Our homecoming is the Ultimate Homecoming because of the support of our corporate sponsors.

Get Involved

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The Homecoming Parade is where NCCU and the community come together. Find out how you can be a part of the experience.

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Vendors make homecoming events exciting. If you have merchandise that you would like to sell, please complete a vendor application.

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Eagle family celebrations, food, and fun all happen at the Tailgate.  Find out how you can host your own tailgate party.

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Are you a member of the media looking to cover the 2021 Ultimate Homecoming Experience at North Carolina Central University? Complete the media request form and visit the events page for the exciting activities happening from October 31 to November 7. #NCCUHC2021 #TheReturn

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Are you looking for special event credentials? Select the link above and complete the credential request form. A member of the homecoming committee will review and follow up with you shortly.

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