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2018 Homecoming

Homecoming is Saturday, September 22, 2018

Congratulations to all 10 candidates selected to be on the 2018 Homecoming Court! Please check back periodically for more information regarding all candidates. 

Court Candidates

  • Lily Bishop
  • Laura Boodt
  • Kate D'Addato
  • Morgan Montgomery
  • Lindsay Neufer
  • Bailey Ransburg
  • Caroline Shanley
  • Maci Tetrick
  • Adam Cullers
  • Grant Wood

Homecoming Week of Events

Homecoming Court Voting: Monday, September 10 @ 8:00am - Wednesday, September 19 @ 11:45pm on BoilerLink

10 candidates are selected by a panel of anonymous judges to represent Purdue on Homecoming Court. Vote on Boilerlink and support your favorite candidates! It’s easy to vote. Just go to Boilerlink, sign in, and follow the prompts. Votings begins at 8:00am on September 10 and ends at 11:45pm on September 19. 

Monday, September 17

Homecoming Blood Drive | Union South Ballroom | 10:00am-4:00pm | Open to All

Stop by to donate blood at the Union South Ballroom - when you donate, make sure to mention which student organization you are donating for to receive points. Each student organization that signs-up to participate will receive points based on the number of donors that sign in for their organization 

Wednesday, September 19

Homecoming ThinkFast Trivia | Union Faculty Lounges (2nd Floor) | 7:00-8:30pm | Purdue Students Only

Enjoy  trivia all while competing for the cash prize of $200 and trivia winner for this year's homecoming event! Free with Purdue Student ID - Snacks and fun will be provided 

Thursday, September 20

Homecoming Kickoff | Krach Lawn; Inclement Weather: CoRec Feature Gym | 3:00-7:00pm | Purdue Students Only

Stop by and enjoy a 60s themed event with tie-dye shirts, inflatables, mechanical bull rides, and free food! Free with Purdue Student ID. 

Friday, September 21

Boilermaker Night Train Parade | Route to be announced in August | 8:00pm start time 

Save the Date for this year's Homecoming Parade! More information to come. 

If interested in participating in parade, please contact Spirit & Traditions committee at psubtrad@purdue.edu. We are still accepting applications for vehicle and walking units. 

Saturday, September 22

Homecoming Activities on Stadium Mall | TBD

There will be lots of activities available throughout Engineering Mall before the Homecoming game. Stay tuned for more information. 

Purdue Football vs. Boston College @ 12:00pm

Come watch as our Boilermaker football team takes on the Eagles from Boston College. Crowning of the 2018 Homecoming Court will take place during halftime at the game. 

If you would like to invite the Homecoming Court candidates to an event, please contact John Brock at psubtrad@purdue.edu