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Homecoming Court

The 2020-2021 Homecoming Court has been selected from a highly qualified group of candidates. Being selected to represent Michigan State University on the Homecoming Court is considered one of the highest honors for MSU seniors. The ten students were selected based on their ability to exemplify the qualities of leadership, spirt, integrity and achievement through their contributions and involvement at MSU. They will help display what it means to be a Spartan during the 2020 homecoming celebrations!

Homecoming Court members must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a full-time MSU undergraduate student with current junior status and will have at least 90 completed credits by Aug. 24, 2020.
  • Must have and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
  • Must be graduating Dec. 2020 or later.
  • Must be in and maintain good academic and disciplinary standing.
  • Must have a letter of recommendation from a member of the MSU community.

Obligations

The members of the 2020 MSU Homecoming Court will serve as Spartan Ambassadors at numerous university and community functions. Some of these dates may include attending regional MSU Alumni Office events prior to, or after, Homecoming week. During Homecoming Week, court members will be required to attend a number of functions, including the Homecoming Parade, the President’s Brunch, and the football game, as well as other activities and/or media appearances. Additionally, there will be a reception scheduled with the president of MSU during early Fall 2020. Professional attire will be required for some appearances. Homecoming Court members are also expected to attend all training and orientations.

Important Dates

    • Interviews: Sunday, March 15, 2020 (Interviews are by invitation only)
    • MSU Homecoming Parade and Kedzie Reunion Luncheon (opt.): Friday, Sept. 25, 2020
    • President’s Brunch, Homecoming Football Game and President’s Reception: Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020
    • Alumni Grand Awards: Friday, Oct. 16, 2020

Please note: This is not an all-inclusive list of the important dates that the Homecoming Court will be invited and/or expected to attend. Any additional dates will be shared with the court as soon as they are finalized.

Perks

The 2020 MSU Homecoming Court will have the opportunity to represent MSU on numerous occasions, and to interact and network with alumni, students, faculty, staff, administrators, and the public. They will also receive complimentary tickets for themselves and two (2) guests to the Green and White Pre-Game Event and the Homecoming football game. The opportunity to serve as a Spartan Ambassador provides court members the opportunity to give back to MSU and represent the richness and diversity of MSU students.