SMU Homecoming

SMU Homecoming: November 1–4, 2018

Kickoff Time To Be Announced in Mid to Late October

Come back to the Hilltop for Homecoming, November 1-4, 2018! As you reconnect with your friends and reminisce where you began an important part of your life, you'll get a sense of the activity, achievement and momentum propelling your alma mater toward an ever-brighter future.

This year's Homecoming begins with the Distinguished Alumni Awards, a prelude to a weekend packed with activities. Choose from among a range of concerts and performances, as well as special exhibitions at SMU's museums and libraries. And enjoy the excitement and fun of the Homecoming Parade and the Boulevard, all leading up to the Mustang football team's game against the University of Houston Cougars.

Check out our Guide to Gameday and get tips for painting your face like a pro, learn why Peruna was once in a New York City cab, discover the recipe for the Best. Guacamole. Ever (hint: it’s Laura Bush’s own formula), explore our handy hints for Boulevarding in style and more!

Student Foundation has been hard at work to make this the most memorable Homecoming yet. Join your Mustang family in November and experience the best of SMU.

P.S. If you're a current SMU student looking for student-specific activities and opportunities at Homecoming, please visit the Student Foundation website.