Homecoming Week: South Alabama vs. Louisiana- Monroe 

Date:  November 5 - 10, 2018
Location:  University of South Alabama 


Homecoming 2018: Game On! 

Save the date for Homecoming 2018! Homecoming at South Alabama is the university's annual tradition that brings together our community of student, faculty, staff, alumni and fans to celebrate Jaguar pride and spirit. The experience features a lineup of events that will unite the Jaguar community to participate in exciting activities! The Homecoming festivities will commence Saturday at Ladd-Peebles Stadium when our football team battles against the Warhawks of Louisiana-Monroe! 

We're working on this year's Homecoming events so come back soon for updates! In the meantime take a look below for a preview of what's in store. 

Monday, November 5

Junk the Jungle 
Location: USA Traffic Circle
Time: TBA

To open Homecoming Week, we are starting with everyone’s traditional program, Junk the Jungle! Junk the Jungle will take place in the traffic circle and students are encourage to toss tissue in “the jungle.”

Sponsored by: Student Government Association, Maintenance Department

Tuesday, November 6 

Battle of the DJ’s
Location: Student Center Ballroom
Time:  TBA

5 DJ’s representing different areas of the South will come and compete. 


Sponsored by: Collegiate 100, Women of Excellence, and the Student Government Association


Wednesday, November 7


Fun Fest
Location: USA Student Center
Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Our annual Homecoming celebration bringing students together to enjoy a night of live music, food, attractions, shirts, giveaways and more! 

Sponsored by: Jaguar Productions and Student Government Association


Thursday, November 8

Homecoming Comedy Show TBA
Location: Mitchell Center
Time: TBA


Golden Jaguar Alumni Dinner
Location: USA Student Center
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.

A dinner honoring the 50th anniversary of the Class of 1967, the first graduating class of the University of South Alabama. Invitation Only 

Sponsored by: Office of Alumni Relations

Friday, November 9

Coach Campbell Luncheon
Location: USA Football Field House
Time: 12:00-1:30 p.m.

Alumni and Friends are invited to join the University of South Alabama National Alumni Association for the Coach Campbell Lunch sponsored by Alabama Power. Coach Campbell will will an update of the season and share new about the South Alabama Football Program.

Tickets $25

Sponsored by: Office of Alumni Relations & Alabama Power

Alumni Lawn Party
Location: Alumni Hall Front Lawn
Time: 5:00-7:00PM

Alumni, friends, faculty and staff are invited to join the University of South Alabama National Alumni Association for a family-friendly party on the lawn of Alumni Hall.  Food and entertainment provided.  

Sponsored by: Office of Development & Alumni Relations

Homecoming Parade 
Location: USA Drive South
Time: 6:00

Down South Drive ending at The Mitchell Center.

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and the public are invited to the parade featuring the Jaguar Marching Band to role on USA South Drive, between the Administration Building and the Mitchell Center. The Pep Rally immediately follows.

Sponsored by: Homecoming Committee

Women’s Volleyball Game vs Coastal Carolina
Location: Jag Gym
Time: 6:30 p.m.

Sponsored by: USA Athletics

Homecoming Pep Rally
Location: Mitchell Center North Plaza
Time: 6:45 p.m.

Pep Rally will start immediately after the parade on the steps of The Mitch. You’ll meet the Homecoming Court plus the Jaguar Marching Band and team captains will get you psyched for the game!

Sponsored by: Homecoming Committee

NPHC Homecoming Step Show
Location: USA Mitchell Center
Time: Door open at 7 p.m.; Event: 7:30 p.m.

Performance step competition between the NPHC Chapters. Performances will consist of step, dance, costumes, skits and stunts.


Ticket information coming soon 

Sponsored by: NPHC and the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs


Saturday, November 10 (Homecoming Day)

Homecoming Football Game

South Alabama vs. Louisiana-Monroe
Location: Ladd-Peebles
Time: TBA

Stadium Gates Open at 8 a.m.

Jaguar Prowl 2 hours, 20 minutes before kickoff

Presentation of Homecoming Court at Halftime


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