Hey Oles!¬†Homecoming Week is already upon us! This year’s theme is OLEympics, and we have a variety of fun events lined up for you. Come and compete for your chance to win an OLEypmics gold medal or cheer on your friends. Free food and Ole swag will, of course, also be available throughout the week.

Don’t forget to like the¬†Student Activities Committee¬†Facebook page¬†and follow the SAC Instagram account (stolafsac) for more details throughout the week (and year to come). We look forward to seeing you at one or more of our wonderful events!

Homecoming T-shirts

Monday, Sept. 21 & Tuesday, Sept. 22

10:30 am Р1:30 pm in front of the Cage.

You won’t want to miss your chance to get this year’s long sleeve Homecoming t-shirt! They are available for only $10 in several color choices: grey with gold ink, navy with pink ink, and dark green with white ink.

Opening Ceremonies 

Monday, Sept. 21

4:30 pm Р6:00 pm on Buntrock Plaza (Rain site: Crossroads)

We’re kicking off Homecoming Week with our Opening Ceremonies on the Quad! Games, food, swag giveaways, and music will be provided! Come have a great time and enter for the chance to win an amazing St. Olaf Flag!

Affirmation Day 

Tuesday, Sept. 22

11:00 am Р2:00 pm in front of the Cage

Do you have some friends on campus that deserve a gold medal or two? Stop by our table to write a message to any friend and grab a treat to give them. Let your buddies know why they are an olympian in your eyes!


Tuesday, Sept. 22

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm in Viking Theater

Bring your friends and get in to the OLEympic spirit by watching the inspiring tale of Herb Brooks and the 1980 Olympic hockey team overcome insurmountable odds to win Olympic Gold! Get there early to grab your game food and watch the event that would become the Miracle on ice!

The 4th Annual Dodgeball Tournament 

Wednesday, Sept. 23

7:00 pm Р9:00 pm in Tostrud Field House

It’s that time of the year again folks! Watch as players battle and show off their knowledge of THE 5 D’S OF DODGEBALL: DODGE, DUCK, DIP, DIVE, AND DODGE. And as always, just remember kids, the bruises will fade and legends will be made.

Trivia Night

Thursday, Sept. 24

7:00 pm Р9:00 pm at the Pause Mane Stage

Do you know hundreds of seemingly useless facts about anything from Beyonce to Superbowl history? Bring a group of up to six friends down to the Pause for a fun night of trivia. There will be snacks and prizes to keep your brain on its A game.

King of the Hill

Friday, Sept. 25

7:30 pm Р9:00 pm at the Pause Mane Stage

Come watch Ole men show off their unique talents, dazzling wit, and crazy moves in an attempt to win the title of King of the Hill.

Homecoming 5K

Saturday, Sept. 26

7:15 am Check In, 8:00 am Р9:00 am at Skoglund Field House

Start your morning off right with the Homecoming 2015K! The event is hosted by the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations, and students are welcome to join for only $5 (to be paid the morning of). Register at our booth during the Opening Ceremonies!

Face Painting for The GAME

Saturday, Sept. 26

11:30 am Р2:30 pm on the Quad and Manitou Field (starting at 12:45)

Get your game face on for Homecoming… Literally. A face painter will be available to decorate your face with all sorts of designs both on the quad during lunch and at the Football game!

Cookie Decorating and Lawn Games at The GAME

Saturday, Sept. 26

12:45 pm – 4:00 pm. Manitou Field

Don’t miss the Homecoming Football Game! Come down to the field to cheer on your fellow Oles, and enjoy playing lawn games and cookie decorating while you’re there!

Homecoming Pause Dance

Saturday, Sept. 26

10:00 pm¬†–¬†1:00 am¬†in the Pause

What do you think a true olympian does after the games are over? Dance the night away! Come join us for some dancing, snacks, and celebrating. Prove your olympic status and leave it all on the dance floor!