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Albany State University: The Rams return for Homecoming


Albany State Homecoming Activities!

Alumni, families and friends are invited to return to Albany State University to celebrate Homecoming Weekend.

Return to the place where you formed lasting friendships, where you learned the lessons essential to your career and to life, and where you realized your potential.

Join us for a fun-filled weekend of activities. Here is the official list of activities from Albany State:

Friday, Oct. 19

8 a.m.  National Alumni Association Golf Tournament

Doublegate Country Club

10 a.m.            Homecoming Convocation, HPER Gymnasium

Noon   Alumni Homecoming Luncheon, $25

L. Orene Hall Building

(Immediately following the luncheon)

6 p.m.  Dean's Reception

ASU Student Center Ballroom

9 p.m. If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time Fish Fry

$12, Hampton Inn


Saturday, Oct. 20

9 a.m.      Homecoming Parade, Pine Avenue

2 p.m.   Homecoming Football Game, ASU vs. Clark Atlanta*

$25 for adults, $10 for children (K-12)

10 p.m.   If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time Celebration Dance

*Wear your school colors or Greek paraphernalia

Albany Civic Center, $25


* During the game text "Go Rams" to 27722 and donate $10 to ASU


Sunday, October 14, 2012


Church Service:

"ASU - A Family that Prays Together Stays Together"

10:00am-12:00pm – ACAD Auditorium


Coronation of Miss Albany State University 2012-2013

5:00pm - FREE

Albany Municipal Auditorium

Dressy Attire Required-NO EXCEPTION


Bonfire and Tailgating:

9pm-11pm - Army ROTC Parking Lot


Monday, October 15, 2012


SGA Homecoming Kick Off:

12:00pm-2:00pm - Amphitheatre


2012 Gospel Explosion:

Featuring the ASU Anointed Gospel Choir


Gethsemane Worship Center

529 10th Avenue - Albany, GA 31701

Transportation provided

Pick-up: HPER Gym Parking Lot


Tuesday, October 16, 2012


The Ultimate Cook-off!!! King Of Barbecue At ASU

Chief John Fields vs. Photographer Reginald Christian

  Amphitheatre - 12:00pm-2pm


Organizational Cupcake War

 Student Center Ballroom



Judgment Day: Homecoming Fashion Show 2012

7:00pm-10:00pm - Sanford Gym

ASU Students Advance: $7.00 

General Advance: $10.00

Door: $15.00

*Students must have valid ASU ID

Wednesday, October 17, 2012


Breakfast Club

9:00am-11:00am - Academic Atrium


What's up Wednesday!

Pedestrian Mall & Amphitheater




Skate Night

StarDust Skate Center

8:00pm - 11:00pm

 Free until 9:00pm w/ Ram ID



Thursday, October 18, 2012



Da$h for Dollar$





Dance Competition


Sanford Gym

ASU Students Advance: $3.00

General Advance: $5.00

Door: $8.00

*Students must have valid ASU ID


Friday, October 19, 2012



10:00am-12:00pm - HPER


Pep Rally

R.I.P Clark Atlanta Panthers- Funeral


 Pedestrian Mall


Fairgrounds at ASU

JC Reese Parking Lot

One Day Pass: $10.00

Two Day Pass: $15.00

Friday – Times of Operation – 5:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Saturday – Times of Operation – 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Tickets for games and food sold separately.


Saturday, October 20, 2012


Homecoming Parade

Pine Avenue - Downtown

9:00 am


Go east on Pine Avenue, starting at Pine Avenue & Harding Street.
The parade will travel east on Pine Avenue to Washington Street.
Turn north on Washington, and go to Roosevelt Avenue which will be the ending point. 
So: Pine Avenue to Washington Street to Roosevelt Avenue.


Homecoming Game

Albany State University v. Clark Atlanta


ASU Football Stadium


Homecoming Step Show 2012

Hosted By: Jermaine "FunnyMaine" Johnson

 DJ Nix in the Mix

Doors open at 7:00pm

 Show Starts at 7:30

HPER Gymnasium

Advance: $15.00 Door: $20.00



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