Spartan Pride

2017 Homecoming

Be Brave. Be Bold. Be Blue and Gold!

Monday, October 2nd - Saturday, October 7th

 


Tuesday, October 3rd

 
Homecoming Block Party
11:30am-1:00pm
7th St. Plaza
Start off Homecoming Week with free food, games, giveaways along 7th Street Plaza. FREE Homecoming T-Shirt to first 1,000 students! 
 
Golf Cart Decorating Party
1:00pm-4:00pm
Associated Students (A.S.) Rec Lawn
Student organizations and campus departments participating in Wednesday's Golf Cart Parade will be decorating their golf carts.
 

Wednesday, October 4th

 
Golf Cart Parade
11:00am-12:00pm
Beginning at the AS House ending on 7th St. Plaza
Join us for the the inaugural golf cart parade! The parade will include clubs and organizations, athletes, cheerleaders, and campus departments will be out showing Spartan Pride. **See opportunity to participate in parade below.
 
Street Eats Truck Feast 
11:30am-2:00pm
7th St. Plaza
  
Campus MovieFest (CMF) Finale
7:00pm
Morris Dailey Auditorium
Celebrate Spartan creativity at Campus MovieFest Finale. The world's largest student film festival returns for its 11th year at San José State. Each fall, 100+ teams embark to make a five minute movie in one week, with the top 14 showcased at the finale. Over the years, SJSU students have received national recognition for their work at CMF. Hosted by SJSU Alumni Services.
 

Thursday, October 5th

Photo Bus with Homecoming Court Candidates
12:00pm-3:00pm
7th Street Plaza
 
6th Annual Student Services Center (SSC) Open House
2:00pm-4:00pm
SSC on 9th & San Fernando Street
The Student Services Center (SSC) is celebrating our Spartans by hosting our sixth annual Open House. Come enjoy refreshments, meet the staff and learn more about how the SSC serves over 120,000 students and prospective students each year. Play games to discover the amazing departments that are housed in the SSC and meet Sammy! Prizes, food and fun!
  
Fire On The Fountain
4:00pm-9:00pm
Tower Lawn
Associated Students continues the homecoming tradition at SJSU with the annual Fire on the Fountain Homecoming celebration. The event begins at 4pm with free food, student organization activities, and performances. The pep rally ignites later at 8pm with fire dancers, athletics, and homecoming royalty.
 
SAMMY-Look-A-Like Contest! 
Ongoing
SJSU (Various Locations)
 
Campus Wide Door Decorating
Ongoing
SJSU (Various Locations)
 

Friday, October 6th

Spartan Men's Soccer vs UNLV
1:00pm
South Campus Soccer Field 
 

Saturday, October 7th

Spartan Women's Volleyball vs. New Mexico
12:00pm
Spartan Gym
 
Homecoming Tailgate
2:00pm-4:30pm
South Campus - Soccer Practice Field
Pre-game festivities - food, giveaways, music and much more! Buses available beginning at 1:30pm to shuttle students from Campus Village Quad area to South Campus
  
Spartan Football vs. Fresno State
4:30pm
CEFCU Stadium
 

 

*** Participate in the Golf Cart Parade!

The Homecoming committee is excited to bring on campus the first ever golf cart parade as part of Homecoming Festivities 2017! The parade will be on October 4, 2017 departing from the A.S. House at 11am and ending on 7th Street Plaza around 12pm. 

Below is an application to complete in order to register for the parade:

Homecoming Golf Cart Parade Application

There are two options available, either walk in the parade, or drive a golf cart. If you are interested in driving a golf cart, your orgwill need to decorate it prior to the parade. Please see details in the application. If you wish to walk, your org can make a banner, or dress up to show your school pride. 

We hope to see you at the Parade, either participating or cheering on! Spartans Up!

For additional information, please contact Carole Dowell or Tari Hunter at as-info@sjsu.edu

Thank you,

Golf Cart Parade Committee


 

Volunteer Opportunities

In order to provide the best experience for students, we need volunteers for many of the events and programs happening this week! Sign up here!

Please sign up no later than Wednesday, September 27th.
Confirmations of assignments will be sent out via email by Friday, September 29th.
Questions about volunteering? Email Nancy Nguyen at nancy.t.nguyen01@sjsu.edu.


 

Social Media:

@SJSUStudentHomecoming

#SJSUHomecoming 

Questions? Email getinvolved@sjsu.edu or as-info@sjsu.edu.