Department Decorating Contest

Department Decorating Contest 

Congratulations to our 2015 Department Decorating Contest Winners!

Overall Winner: Office of Student Life
Most Creative: Center for International Development
Best Ball State Spirit: Office of Family and Consumer Sciences
Best Use of Theme: UTS Tech Center

Departments are encouraged to show their Homecoming spirit and decorate their offices during Homecoming week! Judging will take place Friday, September 25, between 12-4 pm. Prizes will be awarded for several categories. Winners will be announced on Monday, September 28.  

Department Decorating Contest Entry Form

Entry forms are due no later than Friday, September 18, and can be mailed, e-mailed, or faxed to the Alumni Programs office.


  • Decorating will be judged on creativity and appearance, as well as adherence to the current Homecoming theme, "The Greatest Show on Turf”.
  • There is no entry fee for the department decorating contest, but please limit resources to no more than $100.
  • All Departments must abide by the rules and regulations established by Ball State University, as well as all fire and safety codes.
  • A member of the Homecoming Steering Committee will get in touch with the office contact person to set up a time for judging. Winners will be announced on the Homecoming web site, and a member of the Homecoming Steering Committee will contact the winning department to make arrangements for prize presentations.

For additional information, contact the Homecoming Office, 765-285-7051 or

Alumni Association
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-1080; toll free 888-I-GO-4-BSU
Fax: 765-285-1414
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