Shaw University, home of the "Greatest Homecoming in Raleigh" cordially invites you to "Watch the Throne" 2013! This year’s celebration promises to be a week full of excitement, new memories and Bear Pride! Back by popular demand is the Shaw University Homecoming Parade a festive celebration that children and adults alike will enjoy. Be sure to check out the Vendor Village, the always popular Family Reunion and the can’t miss football match-up against Livingstone College. There is something for everyone at this year’s homecoming.
See the full Homecoming schedule.
Tickets Now Available!
Tickets are now available for individual homecoming events or tickets may be purchased as part of a package. Tickets are available online, at the Shaw University Cashier’s Office in Tyler Hall from Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or by calling 919-546-8655 or 919-546-8678. Get your tickets now!
Reserve Your Room Today
Click here to view a list of hotels offering special rates for Shaw alumni during homecoming. Rooms are selling out - so make your reservations today.
Reunions for 2013
Several graduation classes ending in "3" and "8" will hold reunions for their members during Homecoming, including the Class of 1963 (50th reunion) and the Class of 1988 (25th reunion). Click here for a list of class reunion coordinators.
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Tailgaiting Guidelines for Saturday's Game
Tailgating time is 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. No one will be allowed to enter the facility until this time frame. Tailgating spaces are limited to onevehicle. When entering the tailgating area, you will be assigned a spot.Additional spots must be purchased. Read Complete Guidelines