The dates for homecoming 2018 are September 24-29, 2018.


2017 Student Schedule of Events

Friday, September 8

Painting of the Lydias

2:00pm | Markin Basement

Painting of the Lydia’s is a pre-homecoming week event hosted on the Friday before, where different student organizations are invited to paint a wooden cutout Lydia that represents their organization. The wooden Lydia’s will be posted around campus and throughout Homecoming week, and the winning organization with the most fun and creative Lydia will win a pizza party.

Monday, September 11

Lighting of the B

7:00pm | Founders Circle

Lighting of the B is the kick off for Homecoming week, where the whole Bradley community comes together for fun time to celebrate school spirit. There will be performances, fireworks, free food, games, drawings for prizes for participants, and we will be giving away the annual Homecoming shirts.

Tuesday, September 12

Bradley Dash

4:00pm | Renaissance Coliseum

The Bradley Dash is an Amazing Race type of event, where students will create teams of 4 and run around campus doing various activities while competing to win the title of the Bradley Dash Champs. The top 3 winning teams will receive grand prizes such as a flat screen smart tv, fitbits, and gift cards for each member the team. This event will get students excited and promote school spirit as one of its key goals.

Wednesday, September 13

Homecoming Pageant 

7:00pm | Student Center Ballroom 

The Homecoming Pageant is one of the traditions that has become a part of Bradley’s Homecoming Week, where a group of 12 students (the Homecoming Court), will compete to win the crown of the Homecoming King and Queen. The pageant will have various performances from the court such as a group dance section, a talent section, a questions section, and more!

Thursday, September 14

Bradley Bowl V

5:00pm | Alumni Quad

Bradley Bowl is a high energy and exciting event where students and faculty will play each other in a friendly game of flag football. There will be free food, refreshments, and music available for spectators to enjoy while the game is going on. It is a fun and casual event where everyone can come and cheer on their teams!

Friday, September 15

The Evasons - Mentalist Duo

8:00pm | Student Center Ballroom

Prepare to witness some real mind-blowing entertainment as The Evasons - Mentalist Duo take the stage. Jeff and Tessa Evason have amazed live audiences and network TV viewers worldwide with their incredible feats of ESP, telepathy and levitation. Now it’s your turn to get psyched as they unleash the powers of the paranormal. It’s the ultimate interactive show, taking audience participation to a whole new dimension. 

Saturday, September 16

King and Queen Crowning

For questions regarding the student homecoming schedule, contact ACBU at askacbu@gmail.com.  To view the alumni Homecoming schedule, please visit: https://bradley.edu/alumni/homecoming/.