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Saturday, October 19

Homecoming Parade
The parade will begin at W.G. Pearson Elementary School on Fayetteville Street and travel to Lawson Street, ending at the corner of Lawson and Fayetteville.

Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Fayetteville Street
Admission: Free
Entry Fee: Register online today.

Homecoming Parade Watching /Alumni Breakfast
Join the NCCU Alumni Association and the Office of Alumni Relations for breakfast and enjoy watching the parade on the lawn of the Alumni House.

Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Alumni House Lawn
Admission: Free

Homecoming Registration
Homecoming attendees who register through the online service can secure their tickets at the Alumni House.

Time: 10 a.m. – noon
Location: Alumni House Lawn
Admission: I.D. required to pick up tickets.

Homecoming Tailgate
Join Chancellor Debra Saunders-White and fellow Eagles to get in the pregame spirit with a traditional tailgate-style buffet, giveaways, DJ and more in the Annie Day Shepard Bowl.

Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Annie Day Shepard Bowl
2012-13 Shepard Society members can RSVP by Friday, Oct. 11 to Carlos McCall, (919) 530-7785 or for your complimentary ticket. Alumni and friends may purchase tickets for $10. Reserve your ticket online.

Eagle Alumni Admissions Summit
We need Eagles to help recruit the next generation of Eagles. We know that applying to college can be one of the most exciting and stressful times for both students and parents. Learn how to navigate the process. Join us for this insightful session which will provide step by step instructions for Admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships and Athletics. Key dates and deadlines to ensure a smooth and timely admission to the college of your choice. Parents and students are invited to participate. Continental Breakfast will be served. For more information about this session email David Hood at

Time: 11 a.m. – noon
Location: W.G. Pearson Cafeteria Banquet Hall
Admission: Free

#SwabforSheldon Bone Marrow Drive
NCCU student Sheldon Mba has aplastic anemia and needs a bone marrow transplant. The Eagle family is hosting "Swab for Sheldon" bone marrow drive. Representatives from Be the Match, the world’s largest and most diverse registry of potential marrow donors and donated cord blood units, will be on the NCCU campus. It takes just four cotton swabs to join the National Marrow Donor program. Your donation could save Sheldon's life or someone like him.

Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Practice Field

Time: 3 p.m.
Library Bowl

Time: 4 – 8 p.m.
Location: George Street

Contact the Office of Public Relations at to find out more about joining the registry.

Student Tailgate
Come out for food and fellowship before the Eagles take on the Morgan State Bears.

Time: Noon
Location/Admission: Follow @nccu_sab on instagram and twitter for details.

Homecoming Game
The NCCU Eagles will take on Morgan State. Halftime show includes the a performance by the Marching Sound Machine and the crowning of Mr. and Miss Alumni 2013-2014.

Time: 2 p.m.
Location: O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium
Admission: Visit the NCCU Athletics ticket information page for ticket information and pricing and to purchase your tickets online.

Homecoming Break Block Party, with host D. Hart ’05
Reminisce with classmates and fellow Eagles at the block party and enjoy vendor row. Register to reserve your vendor space.

Time: 4 – 8 p.m.
Location: George Street
Admission: Free

Eagle Homecoming Camp
Parents of future Eagles ages 5 to 13 can register their children for one or two nights of fun activities at the 2013 Eagle Homecoming Camp. The camp allows alumni to share with their children the place they called home for four great years. We’ve integrated the spirit of Homecoming into the program by including NCCU activities and organizations that are central to our Eagle experience. Participants also receive an Eagle Homecoming Camp T-shirt.  View the camp itinerary. Email for more information. 

Time: 6 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Tentative Location: Eagle Landing Residence Hall
Admission: $45 per child per night or $80 for both Friday and Saturday

Return of the Legends, hosted by 9th Wonder
There will be two shows. Friday, Oct. 18 features Nice & Smooth, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth, Lords of the Underground and Camp Lo. Saturday, Oct. 19 features EPMD, DAS EFX, Pharcyde and Brand Nubian. All shows take place at the Durham Performing Arts Center and includes and after party with all artists. View flyers for more information.

Time: 8 p.m.
Location: Durham Performing Arts Center
Admission: Visit Durham Performing Arts Center web site for ticket information and pricing and to purchase your tickets online.

Homecoming Extravaganza
The NCCU Alumni Association's 2013 Homecoming Extravaganza Dance features 3 ballrooms of music with a live band and dynamic DJ's bringing an incredible lineup of tunes all night long. Visit for more information.

Time: 8:30 p.m.
Location: Sheraton Imperial Hotel (3 Ballrooms)
Admission: Tickets are General $30 (2 Ballrooms) and VIP $45 (3 Ballrooms) in advance and at the door General $40 and VIP $55

“The Aftermath” Homecoming Party
The official homecoming party for NCCU students.

Time: 10 p.m. – 3 a.m.
Location: LeRoy T. Walker Complex
Admission: Visit the ticket information page for pricing and Student Appreciation Days.