Department Decorating Contest

Department Decorating Contest

Departments are encouraged to show their Homecoming spirit and ecorate 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. 

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, "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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