Frequently Asked Questions

When is Homecoming 2014?
Homecoming 2014 will be celebrated Saturday, October 4. There are activities for students the entire week. Be sure to attend all the special events planned during Homecoming! Please check the Schedule of Events for details.

I haven’t been to campus in 20 years. How do I get there?
You can find directions to the Ferris campus in Big Rapids by clicking here.

Where can I stay?
Check the Accommodations page for information on places to stay - Click here.

When is the parade?
The parade is Saturday, October 4, at noon in Downtown Big Rapids.

How can I or my organization get an entry into the parade?
Vist the Parade page for rules and entry forms.

Where are the entry forms for other events?
Click here to download the entry forms and rules for each event.

Who are we playing on Saturday?
Findlay University

Is there hockey that weekend, too?
Yes!  We are playing the University of Michigan Wolverines on Saturday, October 4.  The Alumni Association is hosting a Tailgate on Ice event. Click here for details.

What other athletic events are happening at Homecoming?
Click here to see the Ferris Athletics schedule of events.

I hear Ferris has a tailgating policy. What is it?
Click here to read about Ferris' tailgate policy.

I want to get involved. How can I volunteer for Ferris Homecoming?
There are many ways that you can volunteer. Please contact the Homecoming Committee to discuss your opportunities - click here.

Do you still have a question? Click here to contact us!