Homecoming at Home

Due to COVID-19, Homecoming 2020 was postponed from last fall to this spring. We may not be able to gather in person, but we're celebrating Homecoming at Home with virtual events April 5-10!

Panthers PennantAre you celebrating Homecoming at home? Register now to receive a small limited edition Homecoming at Home pennant while supplies last. 


Virtual Events

Individual Coloring Contest
All Week

Download one of our coloring pages for your artist and let their creativity take off! Then find our contest graphic on social media and post a photo of their masterpiece in the comments. Winners will be chosen at random and will receive a gift card to the UNI Bookstore or UNI swag. Deadline to enter is April 11.

Classroom Coloring Contest
All Week

Calling all teachers! Enter your students’ artwork into the classroom coloring contest by downloading one of our coloring pages. Then, submit a photo of all of your classroom masterpieces by emailing christina.danielsen@uni.edu. Winning classrooms will be chosen at random and will each win a $100 gift card to the UNI Bookstore for classroom supplies. Deadline to enter is April 11.

Virtual 5K
All Week

Run solo or grab your family or friends and join from wherever you are during Homecoming week! Whether you walk, run or roll, you can complete this virtual race at your own pace, place and time. Remember to snap a picture in your favorite UNI gear as you race and share it with Panthers worldwide by adding your photo in the comments under our 5K graphic on social media! 

Wear It and Share It
All Week

Whether it’s a current photo of your Panther family, a throwback photo of you and your roommate, your future Panther or your pets decked out in purple and gold, show us how you're Purple for Life! Enter your photo in the comments under our Wear It and Share It graphic on social media for a chance to win a $25 gift card to the UNI Bookstore.

Panther Family Bingo Night
Tuesday, April 6 | 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Grab your family, your roommates or anyone who is Purple for Life for a fun night of bingo with your Panther family. Winners will get their choice of Panther swag! Be sure to register and we'll send you directions on how download your cards and join us in the fun.

Virtual Panther Marching Band Show

Get into the game-day spirit with a virtual performance by the Panther Marching Band!

UNI Crossword Puzzle and Word Search
All Week

Put your UNI knowledge to the test with a UNI crossword and UNI word search. Answer keys are also available. 

Driveway Tailgates and Game Watch
Saturday, April 10 | 4 p.m.

To round out the Homecoming at Home festivities, log in to ESPN+ and watch the big game as the Panthers host North Dakota State University. As you tailgate or watch the game, take a few photos and submit them in the comments of our contest graphic on social media. You could win great prizes, including a gift card to the UNI Bookstore and some UNI swag!