Homecoming Royalty

2024 Application is open January 26–March 1, 2024

Homecoming Royalty

2024 Application Timeline

  • 9 a.m. January 26, 2024 - Application opens
  • 4 p.m. March 1, 2024 - Application closes
  • April 1, 2024 - Notification date for interviews.
    All applicants will receive an email informing them whether or not they have been selected for an interview.
  • Early May 2024 - Selection and notification of Homecoming Royalty Finalists.
  • Sept 29 - Oct 5, 2024 - Homecoming Week events and activities
  • October 5, 2024 - Homecoming Royalty announced during half-time of the Homecoming football game.

Who can apply for Homecoming Royalty?

Any full-time student with at least 75 hours completed and a 2.75 cumulative GPA is eligible to apply.

There are three (3) separate application tracks: Academics, Athletics, and Involvement.

  • Academics is not meant solely for high GPA or honors students. It is for those that have made an impact through academics, such as TA’s, research assistants, tutors, etc.
  • Athletics is not limited to University of Nebraska varsity sports. Sports like intramural sports, horseback riding, club sports, etc. are included.
  • Involvement includes all university and community organizations with the exception of athletics (e.g. RSOs, fraternities, sororities, volunteer organizations in the university and Lincoln community).


Contact the ASUN Homecoming Royalty Coordinator at asun1@unl.edu.