Miami University's 2017 Homecoming Weekend

Ranked as the #1 best college town in America, Oxford, Ohio loves the energy that comes with 18,000 Miami University students. Come see what this Miami pride is all about at Miami University’s 2017 Homecoming weekend September 15 - September 16. Whether you’re an alum, an Oxford resident, or just visiting for the weekend, make sure to bring any red Miami apparel you have and get ready for a memorable weekend with the Redhawks!

From off-campus events in our Uptown district to the popular homecoming football game, you won’t want to miss out on this weekend! See below for a schedule of the weekend:

Friday, September 15

Homecoming Huddle

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Uptown Parks (14 E Park Place, Oxford, OH 45056)

Come kick-off Homecoming weekend with a celebration in Uptown Parks! There will be giveaways for Miami University students, alumni and friends.

Uptown Concert

Time: 8:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.

Location: Uptown Parks (14 E Park Place, Oxford, OH 45056)

After the Homecoming Huddle The Bundys will take the stage, performing a concert of catchy folk harmonies. The Bundy siblings - Megan, Katey and Ryan - are all Miami graduates and are excited to return to their college town for a weekend.

Saturday, September 16

Love and Honor 5K

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Slant Walk (Corner of High St. and Campus Ave. Oxford, OH 45056)

Start your day with a walk or run through Miami's beautiful campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Hosted by the Miami University Student Foundation, this Love and Honor 5K will help raise money for student scholarships. For more information about the event, and to register, please click here.

MOVE Bootcamp

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Lewis Place (310 E High St.)

Join the Miami and Oxford Value Exercise group for an outdoor bootcamp workout session at Miami University President Greg Crawford's house!

Alumni College

Join in on any of the classroom sessions hosted by the Miami Alumni College and led by top Miami professors:

  • Meditate on This: Mindfulness and Contemplative Inquiry at Miami
  • Higher Ed's Not in the Business You Think It Is
  • The Psychology of Harry Potter: Resilience and Identity Development
  • Why Do You Think They Call It Dope? Richard Nixon's National Anti-Drug Abuse Mass Media Campaign

For session times and locations, please click here.

Miami University Tailgating

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Millett Parking Lot (500 E Sycamore St.)

Come celebrate the redhawks and get spirited for the game with the rest of the Miami community! Tailgating with the Alumni association's Red and White Club will start at 5:00 and student tailgating will start at 6:00. Visit with other Miamians and enjoy games, fun, food and some game-day giveaways! And be sure to welcome the Miami University football team as they enter the stadium at 5:30! To join in on the HawkWalk to welcome the team, line the road from the tailgating area to the fotball stadium shortly before 5:30.

Miami vs. University of Cincinnati Homecoming Football Game

Time: 8:00 p.m.

Location: Yager Stadium (700 Weeb Ewbank Way, Oxford, OH 45056)

Come cheer on the Miami redhawks as they take on their top rivalry, University of Cincinnati. Wear your red and white Miami spirit and get ready to cheer them on!

Interested in even more Homecoming celebrations this weekend? Click here for a full list of events!