Homecoming 2013 Royalty Courts: Nominations Open for Students, Faculty/Staff

December 14, 2012 at 1:52 pm

Good news: The fall semester is done! Even better news: It’s time to start thinking about Homecoming 2013!

Don’t miss your opportunity to get involved by nominating royalty for the Faculty/Staff Homecoming Court Fundraiser or for the Student Homecoming Court! Read below to learn more or visit www.uscupstate.edu/homecoming, and click on the “Homecoming Royalty” tab.

Faculty/Staff Homecoming Court Fundraiser:

The Homecoming Committee is pleased to announce our 2nd Annual Faculty/Staff Homecoming Court Fundraiser! Please nominate your favorite USC Upstate faculty/staff member for this event. Print and complete the form (see the link below). There is a $15 nomination fee per candidate, and proceeds will benefit the Student Emergency Fund through the USC Upstate Foundation.

Click here to view the 2013 Faculty/Staff Homecoming Court Nomination Form

The deadline for submitting a Faculty/Staff nomination is Friday, January 18, 2013 at noon.

Student Homecoming Court

This year, the Homecoming Committee has decided to transition to a nomination process for the Student Homecoming Court. Instead of being sponsored by a registered student organization, students can be nominated by any USC Upstate student, faculty or staff member. Semi-finalists will participate in an interview coordinated by the Selections Committee, and finalists will appear on the Homecoming Court ballot, which is open to students for voting during Homecoming.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a degree program at USC Upstate
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Good academic and social/behavioral standing with the University, as determined by Enrollment Services and the Dean of Students
  • Completion of at least 1 semester at USC Upstate
  • Did not serve as the 2012 Homecoming King or Queen

The deadline to submit a nomination is Monday, January 14, 2013 at noon.

Click here to nominate a student for the 2013 Homecoming Court!

Visit www.uscupstate.edu/homecoming and click on the “Homecoming Royalty” tab to learn more about the nomination and selection process for the student Homecoming Court. Or, contact student life at stulife@uscupstate.edu, or 864-503-5122 to learn more.