Forms & Applications


Captain Application

Penn State Homecoming Captains are tasked with planning the celebrations that recognize Penn State Pride and Traditions. They work with Alumni, faculty, staff, and other Penn State Organizations to make each celebration special. This application will be open until January 21st at 5:00PM. If you have any questions about the committees you can access the information under the students tab or contact Tim Nevil at

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First-Year Involvement Committee

The First Year Involvement Committee is a way for first-year students to get involved in Homecoming from the start of their Penn State journey. This committee will work directly with the University Relations captains and help plan and work events throughout Homecoming week. This committee also gets to walk in the Homecoming Parade!

Status: Closed 

Homecoming Parade Committee Application

This application is for upperclassmen (sophomores, juniors, and seniors) who would like to assist in the set-up, implementation, and clean-up of the Homecoming 2021 parade. Parade Committee members should expect to undergo education and trainings beginning in approximately October, be present for mosts/some of parade day, and aid the committee with planning and execution. With any questions email Rachael Savio Thank you for your interest!

Status: Closed

Emcee Application

Emcees will get the opportunity to host multiple Homecoming events such as the For the Glory Talent Show and the Homecoming Parade!

Status: Closed

Committee Member Application

Committee members assist in Homecoming events and are vital to the success of Penn State’s Homecoming celebration. Committee member applications are accepted now!

Status: Closed

Financial Assistance Application

NOT FOR OVERALL COMPETITORS Penn State Student Organizations that are in need of financial assistance OR are first-time float participants may apply for fee reductions or waivers based on participation status. Participation includes walking, vehicles, and floats.

Status: Closed

Performer Interest Survey

Are you an individual/organization interested in showcasing your talent at Homecoming 2021 events? Please fill out this form!

Status: Closed

Director  Application

Thank you for your interest in applying for a director position for Homecoming 2022. Please fill out the following application and email your current resume, your course schedule, and a list of 2 references to All Director applications must be completed by 5PM on Friday November 12th. Please reach out to the 2022 Homecoming Executive Director Tim Nevil ( with any questions.

Status: Closed

Nomination Forms

Alumni Court Nominations

The Penn State Homecoming Alumni Court is a group of individuals who continue the legacy and traditions of Penn State post-grad. The selected court members will be honored throughout the week of Homecoming 2021, October 17th – October 23rd. Nominate a Penn State Alumni who has continued to positively contribute to their surrounding community by answering the questions on this application. There are no requirements to be on the court besides being an alumnus of any campus. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Navaya Misra at We are!

Status: Closed

Student/University/Graduate Court Nominations

Do you know any Penn State Students, Faculty/Staff, or Graduate Students who are doing amazing things? If so, nominate them to the Penn State Homecoming 2021 Court below and they will receive a link to apply for the Court.

Status: Closed


Overall Competitor Registration

To fully register for Homecoming 2021, Overall Competitors must complete this form to the best of their knowledge. One form must be completed per organization.  See below for the Overall Competitor Homecoming Guide.

Status: Closed

Alumni Parade Registration

Alumni Chapters, Alumni Interest Groups, and Alumni Societies are welcome to register for 2021 Homecoming Parade here.

Status: Closed

Community Parade Registration

This is for Penn State community groups that would like to participate in the 2021 Homecoming Parade. This registration is not for Penn State student organizations.

Status: Closed

Student Parade Registration

NOT FOR OVERALL COMPETITORS Penn State Student organizations are welcome to register for the parade. Participation includes walking, float, and vehicle.

Status: Closed

For The Glory Talent Show Registration

Do you have a talent you want to share with the Penn State community? Register to perform in the For the Glory Talent Show on October 13th!

Status: Closed

Tailgate Competition Registration

This year’s Homecoming Tailgate Competition will take place before the Homecoming Football Game on October 23, 2021. Please feel free to sign your tailgate up for as many categories as you like, as you can compete in more than one! Feel free to reach out to if you have any questions. Thank you!


Dance Competition Registration

Register for the Homecoming 2021 Dance Competition.

Status: Open

Float Registration

This form is for all student organizations who are not participating as Overall Competitors in Homecoming 2021 and community groups who want to have a float.  Cost: $300

Status: Closed

Parade Supply Request


Status: Open