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Signature Event – Alumni BBQ!

  • Open to: Alumni and their guests

Join fellow graduates for the signature alumni event of the day. Enjoy a BBQ lunch, craft beer, wine, music, games, fun for the kids and more! You’ll have a chance to chat with University leadership and hear a brief update on Montclair State’s recent accomplishments and exciting future plans. The highly anticipated event will take place on the Feliciano School of Business quad where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy beer from two alumni owned breweries including Two Ton Brewing and Ghost Hawk Brewing Company. A live performance from Jersey’s own Hoi Polloi band is set to fill the atmosphere with music for everyone to enjoy!

Homecoming 2020

All alumni are encouraged and welcome to attend Homecoming. We want you to come back!

  • When’s the last time you visited campus? Let us give you a tour!
  • Have a family now? Show them your old stomping grounds.
  • Just graduated in May? Join us and meet up with other recent grads!

Registration is required. For more information about Homecoming activities, contact the Office of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement at 973-655-4141 or

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Current Students

Homecoming is for everyone, including you! So much so, that all week leading up to Homecoming Day, Student Life at Montclair (SLAM), the programming board of the SGA, plans fun and exciting activities just for you. In addition, the Student Government Association, SLAM and the Center for Student Involvement are proud to announce the ultimate Homecoming Competition to see who will be crowned Homecoming Champion!

Homecoming Champion

This opportunity is for clubs, organizations, departments and residence halls to participate like never before! There will be four different chances to compete and boost your score!

In addition to the traditional banner competition and showcase, there will be a student involvement voting held at all SLAM Homecoming Week events! There will also be a Quarter Wars challenge to help select our champion, with all proceeds going to charity.


  • Banner Competition
  • Quarter Wars
  • Showcase
  • Student Involvement Voting

Participation in the showcase and/or the banner comp automatically qualifies you to be a part of the quarter wards competition. Additionally, all attendees for SLAM Homecoming Week events can vote for their favorite group. Each vote = 1 point. Points will be kept track by the Center for Student Involvement and the winner will be announced at the Homecoming football game!

Want to Participate?

Simply complete the HawkSync application by the deadline of Monday, September 30 at 5 p.m. No late submissions will be accepted!

Check out Homecoming Week activities under the schedule of events to see what’s happening!

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Family and Friends

We hope you join us for a fun-filled day of entertainment, activities and an all around good time.

  • Is your child a current student here? Come back and spend the day!
  • Is your spouse or best friend an alumnus? Encourage them to bring you so you can see the beautiful campus at its finest!

Regardless of your affiliation with our University, we know you will enjoy.

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