Homecoming at CSUSM


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Drive in Movie Night

 Parking Lot F  Sunday, January 27, 4:30pm-7:30pm  Who's Invited?: Current Students, Alumni, Faculty and Staff

Start your Homecoming Week right at Drive-in Movie Night! Get pumped for Saturday’s Homecoming games with our showing of Space Jam! Students are welcome to bring ONE guest each, blankets, and chairs. You may attend in your car with each guest accompanied by a student or in our general admission seating.

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Open Basketball Practice and Food by Sodexo

 The Sports Center  Monday, January 28, 11:00am-12:30pm  Who's Invited?: Students, Faculty, & Staff

Watch your Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams during open practice at The Sports Center. Enjoy a free Popcorn Bar with all your favorite toppings! Plus, free team posters from both teams! Watch your fellow Cougars up close and personal before the big game on Saturday! GO COUGARS!

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U-Hour Basketball Challenge

 Forum Plaza  Tuesday, January 29, 11:30am-1:00pm  Who's Invited?: Current Students

Come out during u-hour, grab a friend and participate in our basketball challenge. We will give out a limited number of Campus REC Homecoming swag so stop by early and don’t forget to grab a “Cougar Blue” sweet treat before you leave!

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 Campus Way Circle  Wednesday, January 30, 5:00pm-9:00pm  Who's Invited?: Current Students & Alumni

CSUSM Homecoming wouldn’t be complete without our annual CougarFest! This year, we’ve moving down to Campus Way Circle for a street fair that’s sure to entertain! Come by for bumper cars, food trucks, music, games and more! We’ll have an exclusive giveaway while supplies last for our most spirited Cougars, so be sure to arrive early and enjoy your evening with ASI CAB!

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On Thursdays We Wear Blue

 Forum Plaza  Thursday, January 31, 12:00pm-1:00pm  Who's Invited?: Current Students

Show your CSUSM pride during Homecoming Week by wearing Cougar Blue On Thursday! Stop by our table to win amazing prizes and learn more about Homecoming Week!

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Alumni Employee Luncheon

 USU Rooftop  Friday, February 1, 12:00pm-1:00pm  Who's Invited?: Alumni Employees

The CSUSM Alumni Association invites faculty and staff who graduated from CSUSM to join President Haynes for a special lunch with their fellow alumni who are all affectionately referred to as CSUSM²: Educated Here, Employed Here.

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Baseball Opening Day

 CSUSM Baseball Field  Friday, February 1, 10:30am  Who's Invited?: Everyone

So it’s root, root, root for your home teaaaammm! The 2019 Cougar Baseball season is here! Join us for Opening Day with a doubleheader at the CSUSM Baseball Field. Free bagels for the first 100 fans.

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Tukwut Nights

 USU Ballroom  Friday, February 1, 8:00pm-11:00pm  Who's Invited?: Current Students Plus One Guest

Join us somewhere over the rainbow as we embark on a memorable night full of dancing, great food and fun filled activities! Bring a friend or two for a night in Emerald City!

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Homecoming Hotcakes

 UVA B Courtyard  Saturday, February 2, 11:00am-12:00pm  Who's Invited?: Current Students

Start your Homecoming game day off on the right foot with a stack of hotcakes! Join us in the UVA B Courtyard to get pumped for the games and power up for a day of spirit-filled fun!

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Homecoming Basketball Game

 The Sports Center  Saturday, February 2, 1:00pm-4:30pm  Who's Invited?: Everyone

A men's and women's basketball double header vs. Stanislaus State! Tickets are on sale now and get you into both games and includes an exclusive swag item (first come, first served). The games are expected to sell out and tickets are required, so reserve your ticket early!

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