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Cornell Big Red Homecoming September 21-23


Join the Cornell community on campus for an exciting Homecoming weekend, September 21–23. 

Register at homecoming.cornell.edu, where there’s a full schedule of events along with lodging and travel tips. Make your plans now!

When you arrive on campus, be sure to visit our check-in area on Friday, 1 p.m.–8 p.m., or on Saturday, 8 a.m.–8 p.m. You’ll receive welcome bags with special Homecoming gifts and have the chance to win a variety of prizes, including tickets to the Frozen Apple hockey game at Madison Square Garden in November.

Visit homecoming.cornell.edu for the full list of events and register now!


  • Fireworks and laser light spectacular
  • Class Council, Greek, and Mosaic breakfasts
  • Cornell Outdoor Education 40th anniversary
  • Big Red football 125th anniversary
  • Faculty panels and lectures
  • Tours of academic buildings, library exhibits, and museum exhibits
  • Big Red fan festival:
    • Tailgate zone with the Sim Redmond Band and food-and-beer tents for all alumni
    • Family fun zone with great activities for the whole family
  • Big Red Band facility groundbreaking ceremony
  • Cornell vs. Yale football game
    • Saturday at 1 p.m.