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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

Man reading book
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

Homecoming attendees outside
Nov 03

Students will come party underneath the Homecoming tent as they experience the ultimate party of the week! 

Eddie the Eagle doing eagle hands with two other people
Nov 03

This day-party event is to promote fellowship between students, faculty, staff, and alumni during lunch.

Person performing on stage in drag
Nov 03

Pose meets P-Valley where a blend of ballroom, drag and queer culture of the ’80s and ’90s meets the new millennium of queer culture.

Homecoming attendees standing and smiling at the camera.

The Ultimate Homecoming Experience Memories

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


Building Decorating Contest


North Carolina Central University departments have the opportunity to participate in the First Annual Ultimate Homecoming Building Decorating Competition.

NCCU Family

Eagles World Wide Home Decorating Contest

Eagles worldwide are invited to amplify their Eagle pride by participating in the 2021 Homecoming Home Decorating Competition.


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

Get Involved

Homecoming parade with people standing.

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

Homecoming vendors with shirts

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

Homecoming tailgating person grilling

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

Women taking pictures

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

NCCU Items on Table

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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