2017 Tampa Events

Monday

October 9

Kickoff

5:30 p.m. 

MSC MLK Stage Fountain

Fall Undergraduate Research Conference

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

C.W. Bill Young Hall (Auditorium & break-outs)

 

Tuesday

October 10

Working Bulls Luncheon

Stampede Comedy Show 

Doors: 7:30 pm
Sun Dome

Wednesday

October 11

Bull Market
9:00 am-4:00 pm
MSC Plaza

Homecoming Ball
8:30 pm
MSC Ballroom 

Thursday

October 12

Alumni Awards Dinner & Celebration

Homecoming Concert 

USF Sun Dome

Friday

October 13

Family & Friends Weekend

Carnival & Student Talent Showcase

12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Sun Dome Parking Lot

 

Alumni Welcome Home Party

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Gibbons Alumni Center Front Lawn

USF Cross Country Invitational 
5:00 p.m.

The Claw Golf Course

Running of the Bulls Parade
6:45 p.m.

USF Volleyball vs. Temple
8:00 p.m.
The Corral

USF Men's Soccer vs. Connecticut
8:00 pm

Corbett Stadium

Saturday

October 14

USF Bulls Football vs. Cincinnati
Time: TBA

Raymond James Stadium

Family & Friends Weekend

Sunday

October 15

Family & Friends Weekend
USF Volleyball vs. Connecticut
12:00 p.m.
The Corral

Team Competitions

Throughout Homecoming Week
USF students engage in friendly competitions throughout Homecoming week to show their Bull pride and have some fun! Pre-registered teams of students will compete in a variety of activities. Check tuned for the Student Team Competitions Handbook for the full schedule and more information!

Come cheer on the teams Monday at 8:00 pm at Magnolia Fields!

Fall Undergraduate Research Conference

Monday, October 9, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., C.W. Bill Young Hall (Auditorium & break-outs)

The first-annual Fall Undergraduate Research Conference is sponsored by the OUR, and will be hosted by the USF Undergraduate Research Society (URS). This student-led conference will provide a venue for undergraduate students to present their current research, and receive feedback from the USF community.

Kickoff

Monday, October 9, 5:30 p.m. - MSC Stage Fountain
Join us as we kick off USF Homecoming! Come start the celebration of one of USF's biggest traditions. This is your chance to hang with Rocky, hear the Herd of Thunder band, make memories, enjoy free food, grab promotional items, and be engaged with USF Homecoming 2017.

Working Bulls Luncheon

Tuesday, October 10, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Marshall Student Center Plaza
Working Bulls Alumni Lunch – Honoring Alumni who work at USF.
Marshall Student Center Ballroom – Noon – 1 p.m.

Stampede Comedy Show

Tuesday, October 10, Doors 7:30 p.m. - Sun Dome
Join a few thousands of your closest Bull friends for some laughs at the annual Stampede Comedy Show! This event is free for USF students and the community.

Bull Market

Wednesday, October 11, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Marshall Student Center Plaza
Come out for this weekly USF tradition hosted by the Marshall Student Center! Every Wednesday during the fall and spring semesters, vendors and student organizations set up tables and sell items or hand out information from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

Homecoming Ball

Wednesday, October 11, 8:30 p.m. - Marshall Student Center Ballroom
USF Homecoming invites you to join the Royal Court at the 2017 Homecoming Ball! Enjoy a night of refreshments, dancing, and celebration as we crown the USF Homecoming King and Queen! 

Alumni Awards Dinner & Celebration

Thursday, October 12, Reception, 6:00 p.m. & Awards Presentation, 7:00 p.m.- Marshall Student Center Ballroom
2017 USF Alumni Awards Dinner – Honoring USF's Distinguished Alumnus, Gifford Outstanding Service and Class of
56 Award Recipients

Homecoming Concert

Thursday, October 12, Doors 8:00 p.m. - USF Sun Dome
Get excited for one of the biggest parties of the year! 

Carnival and Student Talent Showcase

Friday, October 13, 12:00 pm - 12:00 a.m. - Sun Dome Parking Lot
Join us in the Sun Dome parking lot where you can enjoy plenty of rides, food, and performances by talented USF Students! There will be a variety of family-friendly and adult rides for all ages to enjoy! All rides are free and food will be available for purchase.

Family & Friends Weekend

Friday, October 13-15
Join USF for Family & Friends Weekend! This weekend is a time for parents, family members, and friends of USF students to experience campus life together! The weekend is a great opportunity to reconnect with your student, meet their friends, connect with family members, interact with faculty and staff members, and showcase your Bull Pride. For more information about Family and Friends Weekend and the activities offered, please click HERE.

Alumni Welcome Home Party

Friday, October 13, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Gibbons Alumni Center
The Running of the Bulls Homecoming Parade is an event to remember. Come be a part of a USF tradition and support your favorite student organizations, local businesses, and USF departments! There will be watch parties and lots of fun along the route, so be sure to walk around! It's the perfect environment for families and students alike.

Running of the Bulls Parade

Friday, October 13, 6:45 p.m.
The Running of the Bulls Homecoming Parade is an event to remember. Come be a part of a USF tradition and support your favorite student organizations, local businesses, and USF departments! There will be watch parties and lots of fun along the route, so be sure to walk around! It's the perfect environment for families and students alike. 

USF Cross Country Invitational

Friday, October 13, 5:00 p.m.
The Claw Golf Course

USF Volleyball vs. Temple

Friday, October 13, 8:00 p.m.
The Corral

USF Men's Soccer vs. Connecticut

Friday, October 13, 8:00 p.m. 
Corbett Stadium

USF Bulls Football vs. Cincinnati

Saturday, October 14
Raymond James Stadium
Head over to Raymond James Stadium to support your USF Bulls as they take on UMass! Click here to purchase tickets. Please note that Raymond James Stadium has changed their clear bag policy. Please click here for more information.

USF Alumni Association Spirit Tent 

3 hours before kickoff
Raymond James Stadium Bulls Zone
Free beads, tattoos, class year stickers and more.

USF Volleyball vs. Connecticut

Saturday, October 14, 12:00 p.m.
The Corral