October 10th – 15th

2022 T-shirt design

Place orders by 9/29 noon. Orders are expected to arrive on or before 10/14.

2022 Homecoming Event Schedule

Monday, October 10th

Homecoming Service
Danos Theater, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Join Alpha & Omega to usher in a spiritual program to kick off Homecoming week

Homecoming Pep Rally
Guidry Stadium, 7 p.m.
All students are invited to a Pep Rally led by the Athletic Director, Jonathan Terrell, to learn the fight song, alma mater, and meet all the Fall sports teams coaches & players, along with past HC King & Queen and Mr. & Ms. Nicholls.

Sponsored by SPA.

Homecoming Breakfast & Silent Disco
Galliano Dining Hall, 8 – 10 p.m.
Come enjoy this annual tradition of FREE breakfast for all students, served by Nicholls faculty and staff! Enjoy the Silent Disco in the Ballroom after the Breakfast!

Sponsored by SPA.

Library Homecoming Display
Library 1st Floor
The display will run every day of Homecoming Week until the end of October.

Tuesday, October 11th

Quad, 1 – 3 p.m.
Nicholls Veterans presents an obstacle course competition for students and faculty/staff with prizes!

Rockin’ Red Fest
Student Union Ballroom Parking Lot, 4 – 6 p.m.
Join Student Wellness Team for fun activities, prizes and mini games such as cornhole and drunk goggles.

BSU Breast Cancer Panel
Le Bijou Theater, 6:15 – 7:45 p.m
Breast Cancer Panel for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Open to everyone.

Homecoming Mass
St. Thomas Aquinas, 7 p.m.
Join Colonel Catholics for Homecoming Mass.

Wednesday, October 12th

Wear Red, Get Fed
Quad (Union if rain), 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Students wear RED to get a FREE slice of pizza.

Sponsored by Nicholls Alumni Federation

3rd Annual LGBTQIA+ Ally Rally
Student Union Front, 4 – 6 p.m
This event focuses shows on how Nicholls faculty, staff, and students support the LGBTQIA+ community on & off campus. Open mic, music, refreshments & more. Most colorful & creative wardrobe & empowered poster will win a swagbag.

Sponsored by the Counseling Center

NAACP Homecoming Fashion Show
Cotillion Ballroom, 5 – 8 p.m.
Join us for the Nicholls NAACP annual homecoming fashion show. Tickets are $5 for students with a colonel card & General admission is $10.

Thursday, October 13th

Shirt Swap
Quad (Union if rain), 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Students are invited to swap out old Nicholls t-shirts for a brand NEW Nicholls t-shirt!

Sponsored by Nicholls Alumni Federation

BSU Thursday
Student Union Wood, 3:15 – 4:45 p.m.
All students and organizations are welcome to hang out, dress up, and listen to music with BSU.

Alive @ 5 & Homecoming Bonfire
Callais Student Rec Center, 5 – 9 p.m.
Alive @ 5 is a Campground theme with games and live music! After the performance, the past Homecoming King and Queen will light the SGA Homecoming Bonfire!

Sponsored by SPA


Pirogue Races
Bayouside Dock across from CJFCI, 4 – 5 p.m.
This Homecoming tradition on the bayou is open to students, faculty/staff, and Alumni.

Sponsored by SPA


Homecoming Tailgate & Pep Rally
Tailgate Area, Noon
Live music and pep rally with the Homecoming Court.

Homecoming Football Game
Guidry Stadium, 3 p.m.
Nicholls v. Incarnate Word (UIW)
Free with student Colonel Card;
visit geauxcolonels.com for other tickets.

As a reminder, there will continue to be a clear bag policy in effect. Bags that are permitted include:

  • Bags that are clear plastic and do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″. This could include: Small totes, small backpacks, fanny packs
  • One-gallon, clear, resealable plastic storage bags
  • Small clutch bags or purses do not have to be clear but cannot exceed 4.5″ x 6.5″
  • Diaper bags, camera or binocular cases, seat cushions, seatbacks

Each person is allowed one large clear bag and one small clutch.
The following bags that are not clear and do not meet size requirements are prohibited. Examples include:

– Purses, backpacks, fanny packs, reusable grocery totes, printed pattern plastic bags, cinch bags, duffle bags, large totes
*Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at designated areas. There is no check-in location for prohibited bags.

It is the responsibility of the host institution to enforce NCAA policies in this area. The following items are not permitted inside Guidry Stadium for this FCS playoff game:
– Artificial noisemakers
– Promotional items with commercial slogans or identification
– Umbrellas
– Signs, flags, or banners
*With respect to the latter, items that can be held by one individual that reflect good sportsmanship and do not block the view of other ticket patrons may be permitted.