Homecoming 2017

Start Date:
Monday, October 16, 2017
End Date:
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Main & River Park Campuses

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2017 Alumni Recognition Awards Program & Lunch
12:00 PM | Cunningham Center (3100 Gentian Blvd, Columbus, GA 31907)

Join us as we celebrate and honor CSU alumni who are doing great things in their community and for CSU. Awards will be given in the following categories: Alumni Service, Young Alumnus, Excellence in Alumni Achievement, Distinguished Alumnus in Military/Public Service, and Faculty / Staff Recognition. Cost is $5 per person.

Honors College Alumni Event

6:00 p.m. - Rooftop of Smoke

Honors college alumni will once again gather on the Rooftop of Smoke to have fun and be in a prime spot to watch the Homecoming parade!  Questions, email burdett_emily@columbusstate.edu.


5th Annual Downtown Domination
CSU Homecoming Parade
6:45 PM | Down Broadway, ending at Woodruff Park 

Line up on Broadway leading to Woodruff Park and celebrate students, alumni, and community through a colorful spirited parade! Wear your red, white, and blue!


11:30 AM-2:00 PM | CSU Main Campus

Inspired by Oktoberfest, Cougarfest will feature selections of craft beer from around the country. The guys from Maltitude will be on site to help expand your knowledge of craft beer! Tickets will be sold online prior to the event and at the door. This event is for adults 21 and older. Purchase your tickets for this event seperately here. Tickets for attendees under 21 and for food only will be sold at the day the day of. 

11:30 PM -3:00 PM | CSU Main Campus

As a part of CougarFest, pack a cooler and join the fun! Alumni are invited to tailgate on CSU's main campus prior to the women's soccer game. Come join the fun and bring your family!

Homecoming Games
1:00pm | CSU Lady Cougar Soccer vs Flagler | Walden Soccer Complex

Join us for an action packed Cougar soccer game! This game is free to the public.

Evening on the Top
7:30 PM | City of Columbus Parking Garage

Bringing together students, alumni, and the community event is sure to please. With live music from Funk Factory Five and fireworks, dance the night away with your friends and family. Some table seating will be available so bring your own picnic and settle in for a night of fun! While this event is free, please RSVP here to assist us in planning.

For more information as it becomes available, please visit Alumni.ColumbusState.edu/Homecoming


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