The Ultimate Homecoming Experience

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The Ultimate Homecoming Countdown

Homecoming Events

Look for upcoming events soon.
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Purchase your tickets to all of the homecoming events here.

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Traveler’s Guide

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

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Campus Parking and Transporation

Eagle fans and friends, learn how to have a seamless transportation experience at the Nest.

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Campus Safety

NCCU University Police will enforce the university’s policies and regulations and North Carolina State general statutes, including those related to alcohol, illegal substances and weapons. Violators of these policies, regulations and statutes will be permanently trespassed from NCCU or arrested.

Homecoming Store

Your Ultimate Homecoming Experience would not be complete without some Eagle swag. Visit and shop at the Ultimate Homecoming store for homecoming apparel, gifts and other items today! All items can be personalized.

Get Involved


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


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


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

Media Credential Request

Are you looking for media access media during the week of the Ultimate Homecoming Experience? Fill out the form below to submit your request to capture all the ultimate events.

Ultimate Homecoming Building Decorating Competition

University departments can win $500 for decorating their buildings and showing their “Eagle Pride” on campus.

Ultimate Homecoming Home Decorating Competition

Eagles worldwide can win a $500 University Bookstore Shopping spree for showing their “Eagle Pride” where they are.


Come soar with us by sponsoring the Ultimate Homecoming Experience and signature events with category exclusivity in 2022. Interested in becoming a 2022 NCCU Homecoming sponsor? Download the 2022 NCCU Homecoming Sponsorship Guide.

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NCCU sound machine band parading down the street
2021 Coronation. Mr. NCCU Jarvis Blanding, Jr. and Kayla Crawford