NKU Black Alumni Council Homecoming and Alumni Weekend Events, 2019

Join us for another fun-filled weekend!!!!  The programs listed below are in addition to the Alumni Awards Dinner February 8th in the Campus Recreation Center,  Visit NKU.edu/alumni-weekend for more information about purchasing your tickets for the Alumni Awards dinner, the homecoming basketball game, and learn more about what is happening over homecoming weekend.




Friday, February 8, 2019

Black Alumni Council

NPHC Step Show : Regent's Hall-NKU's Campus 6:00 p.m.

To purchase tickets, go to the Fraternity and Sorority Life Office in the Student Union, room 328 or online. Ticket sales online will close on February 4, 2019.  The week leading up to the event, tickets will be sold in the lobby of the Student Union on the second floor. It is recommended you purchase your tickets ahead of time to avoid an increase in price at the door.


Alumni Afterparty: COVE 51, 11473 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH  10:30 p.m.

Join the Black Alumni Council as we host our first NKU alumni party of the homecoming weekend. We will have the entire top floor of the place and it’s going to be big! Get there early to avoid long lines and price increase. Prices will increase at the door after 11:00 p.m.

Black Alumni Council


Saturday, February 9, 2019

Black Alumni Council


Ultimate Clash: NKU Campus Recreation Center, 12:30PM

Join the NKU Black Alumni Council and the National Pan-Hellenic Council as we host a battle of competitive games between alumni and students. This event is open to all who would like to join.  Alumni teams and student teams will be established. 



Black Alumni Council Homecoming Tailgate: Parking Lot D 2:00 p.m., concert begins 4:45 p.m.

Join your fellow alumni in celebrating the 51st anniversary at the Homecoming Tailgate before the game.  Enjoy the concert too!  

Black Alumni Council
Black Alumni Council


NKU Men’s Basketball Homecoming Game vs. Oakland: BB&T Arena, 7:00 p.m.

With the growing number of Black Alumni returning for homecoming each year, we want to continue with the tradition of attending the game together. Limited Seats Available! Purchase your tickets using the following instructions:

Ticket Information

Visit http://bit.ly/homecomingnku by using the Promo Code HOMECOMING2019 by Thursday, February 7th. (Printing tickets at home is highly recommend to avoid will call lines. Tickets not printed three hours before the game will be at the UPSTAIRS will call. For select delivery method, please choose INET WCall).

Instructions to print tickets at home:

  1. After purchasing tickets, go back to Account Home
  2. Click Manage Tickets
  3. Select the game, Select the tickets, and click on print.

Discounted Group Ticket Price (discount is not offered day of game): $9 for adults; $7 for youth (ages 3-17)



Sunday, February 10, 2019

Black Alumni Council

Black Alumni Council Brunch: Baptist Student Union, 11:00 a.m.

Join us for breakfast and enjoy time with former colleagues and friends.  Learn what's happening on NKU’s campus, meet recent graduates, and reflect back on old times. Performances by NKU Anointed Voices Gospel Choir. Special awards presented. Annual paint & peel activity as a group before the final homecoming photo.

Hotel Accommodations: We have established partnerships with 2 hotels in Sharonville, OH due to partnering with Cove 51 (located on the same street). They are are offering discounts for all NKU Alumni and guests! Book a room by January 25th and receive a discount with no worries of traveling far, following the Alumni After Party.


For Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott (11440 Chester Rd, 45246)  call (513) 842-9112. No promo code needed. 

For the Hyatt Place Sharonville Convention Center (11345 Chester Rd, 45246) call 513-771-1718 use Promo code: G-COVE


Black Alumni Council Homecoming T-shirt

Black Alumni T-shirts



Black Alumni Council Homecoming Bracelet