Students at Homecoming

It is time to come back home to MU! Join us for Homecoming 2021 on October 29-30. Cheer on the Monarchs and Alumni Award Recipients for 2020 and 2021. Grab your green and gold, call your friends, and we’d better see you here! Registration will open mid-September.


There are a number of local hotels with Methodist University rates available. Please visit the link below for more information.

COVID Notice

Methodist University is committed to providing a safe environment for everyone and will follow state and local guidelines for COVID safety for our events. All students, faculty, and staff are required to be vaccinated. All Homecoming attendees, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a mask indoors and outdoors at all official MU Homecoming events and elsewhere outside when social distancing is not possible. The University will continue to monitor local health conditions to ensure that all events are held safely. Any changes in these guidelines will be posted to the Homecoming website.

Schedule of Events

Homecoming 2021 Schedule of Events

If you are interested in adding an event with alumni from your class year or affinity group, please contact Taylor Murphy ’15 at tamurphy@methodist.edu or (910) 630-7485.

Schedule Additions & Cancellations

  1. Event Added: Celebration of Life for Rickey Hill ’90 on Saturday, October 30 at 4:30 p.m. at Monarch Stadium on the football field. Please bring your favorite Rickey Hill memory/story to share.
  2. Event Added: Raise A Glass to Rickey Hill ’90 on Saturday, October 30 at 7:00 p.m. at ScrubOaks. We will celebrate Rickey-style with great food and live music and favorite beverages raised in toasts to our friend.
  3. Update: Nursing Tailgate Party on Saturday, October 30 at 11:00 a.m. has moved to the exterior of the Nursing Building
  4. Update: While the “Gathersing” in the traditional sense is canceled, Choral Alumni will meet for an outdoor gathering at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 30, in the space between Reeves and Hensdale Chapel. Choral alumni will practice the national anthem and sing the Alma Mater. Light refreshments will be offered.
  5. Canceled: Men’s Alumni Basketball Game (Saturday, October 30)
  6. Canceled: Women’s Alumni Basketball Game (Saturday, October 30)

2021 Special Edition T-shirts for Homecoming

2021 Homecoming T-ShirtsT-shirts can be purchased on their own for $10.00, or we recommend that you purchase our Homecoming Package for $20.00 that includes a t-shirt, lunch from Rosser’s BBQ, and tickets to the football game. You must register or order your t-shirt by Friday, October 15 in order to pick it up during Homecoming Weekend.

Register for Homecoming 2021

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