Homecoming

Save the Date for Next Year - October 2-4, 2020!

Thank you to all our partners including our friends at the City of North Bay and RBC who came out to support and celebrate our incredible alumni! We are already looking forward to next year's Homecoming October 2 - 4, 2020 and hope you save the date. Be sure to ensure your contact information is up to date so we can keep you posted. Update your address at https://www.nipissingu.ca/alumni/services/change-address

Hockey Tickets Still Available

Registration for Homecoming has now closed. However, tickets for the hockey game at Memorial Gardens on Saturday night at 7:30 are still available.

  • Students can purchase at the NUSU office in F205
  • Everyone can purchase online or in person at the Battalion Box Office

Schedule of Events

Events and times are subject to change. Check back regularly for updates. 

  • 12pm – Homecoming Kick-off Event - RSAC Main Foyer
  • 2pm – History Downtown Hike (Registration Required)
  • 6pm – Alumni Awards - Grande Event Centre (Registration Required)
  • 6pm – Men’s Varsity Basketball - Lakers vs Canadore College - RSAC gym B/C
  • 9pm – Alumni Pub Night - The Raven & Republic
  • 10am – Guided tour (Registration Required)
  • 11am - Campus trail hike (Registration Required) 
  • 11:30am – 3:30pm Kid Zone activities (Registration required. Child/youth must be accompanied by guardian)
  • 11:30am – 6:30pm Homecoming BBQ catered by The Food Truck - Turf field parking lot (cash bar available)
  • 12pm – Women’s Varsity Soccer vs. Ryerson University - Turf Field
  • 1pm – Women’s Varsity Basketball vs. Durham College - RSAC gym B/C
  • 2:15pm – Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Ryerson University - Turf Field 
  • 4pm – Women’s Alumni Volleyball Match - RSAC gym B/C
  • 5pm – Men’s Lacrosse vs. Ottawa - Turf Field
  • 6pm – Men’s Alumni Volleyball Match - RSAC gym B/C
  • 7pm – Chancellor's Lounge Dinner - Memorial Gardens (Registered alumni only)
  • 7:30pm – Women’s Varsity Hockey vs. Laurentian University - Memorial Gardens (Students can purchase tickets @ NUSU office or online HERE
  • 9:30pm – Fireworks - Thomson Park behind Memorial Gardens
  • 10pm – HOCO After Party - Hosted by NUSU at The Boat
  • 9:30am - 11am Goodbye Breakfast – RSAC foyer (Registration Required)
  • 10am – Women’s Varsity Basketball vs. St. Clair - RSAC gym B/C
  • 12pm – Women’s Varsity Soccer vs. Toronto - Turf Field
  • 2:15pm – Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Toronto - Turf Field

Shuttle To Hockey Game

6:00pm - Shuttle will depart transit terminal downtown and pick up at Kia on Gormanville, all three residences and Lucky 13 before heading to Memorial Gardens. Shuttle will repeat this route until 7:30pm. 

 

Homecoming Shuttle - To MG

Shuttle From Hockey Game

9:45pm - Shuttle will depart Memorial Gardens and drop off at The Boat, Kia on Gormanville, all three residences and Lucky 13. The shuttle will continue the route until everyone is picked up, approximately 11:00pm. 

 

Homecoming Shuttle - From MG

Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors!

  • The City of North Bay                                         
  • ​TD Meloche Monnex
  • The Boat
  • Tempo Frames
  • Brymark
  • All Shelter Sales & Rentals​
  • Holly Cunningham 
  • Long and McQuade
  • The Food Truck
  • The Farm Fashion
  • The Cedar Tree
  • The Annex by Cheapskates
  • Cheapskates
  • Oak East Eatery
  • Stix and Stones Yarn Boutique
  • Raven & Republic
  • North Bay Museum
  • Syl's Neighbourhood Kitchen
  • Creative Learning

For information regarding Homecoming sponsorship opportunities, please contact Alumni Relations at 705-474-3450, ext. 4573.​​ Email: alumni@nipissingu.ca.