Get ready for Homecoming 2020! There is an exciting week of events planned for students, alumni and fans. Plan your day by visiting the list of All Events. Finish off the weekend by cheering the Golden Flashes to victory at Dix Stadium.


  • The Bowman Cup is a race named after fedora-loving former Kent State University President Dr. George Bowman.

    Learn more and view the 2019 results.

  • Each year, Homecoming brings unparalleled excitement to campus.  The parade and announcement of Kent State royalty are two of the signature events that make Homecoming weekend so special.


  • Get ready to cheer on your Golden Flashes.

  • Did Kent State play an important role in your relationship? If so, make sure you and your sweetie are a part of this special Homecoming tradition. Celebrate your relationship by joining other couples to Kiss on the K! All couples will kiss on the K at Risman Plaza when the bell rings at 12:30 p.m. A special performance by the Kent Clarks and activities will begin at noon.

See the Highlights from Homecoming 2019


KentHC App

Download the KentHC app to view times and locations of your favorite Kent State Homecoming events at a glance. Get easy directions to trolley stops, parking and campus buildings. Don’t miss out on a chance to win flashtastic prizes. Keep Homecoming in your pocket with the KentHC app.

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