Cedarville University Homecoming and Parents Weekend, October 6-7, 2017

Join us on October 6-7 2017 for homecoming & parents weekend

God has blessed Cedarville through the years and used her to produce men and women of faith, leaders in their professions, churches, and communities. We welcome you back to Cedarville to mark a special time in your life, find old friends, and see how the University has grown.

We hope this site will be a useful tool as you plan your Homecoming or Parent's weekend visit. In the coming months you will find helpful information about registration, area accommodations, and a schedule of events.

Registration opens July 10!

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Alumni, register before August 16, and be entered to win one of Early-Bird Online Registration prizes*:

  • Two Creation Museum/ARK Encounter passes
  • A Weekend Survival Pack (CU in the Field House tokens, volleyball game tickets, and food truck vouchers)
  • Alumni Gift Bag (Includes Alumni Hoodie, Alumni T-Shirt, Alumni Insulated Mug, and CU Bookstore gift card)
*Terms & Conditions Apply.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Register for Homecoming between July 10, 2017, and August 16, 2017, and be entered to win.
  2. Homecoming registration and attendance is required; no purchase necessary.
  3. Contestants must be Cedarville College or Cedarville University alum (at least 20 credit hours completed) in order to be eligible to win.
  4. Current Cedarville University employees (or members of the families or households of employees) and undergraduate students are not eligible to win.
  5. Winners will be drawn at random August 21 – 24, 2017. Winners have 24 hours to claim prize when notified. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable or failure to reply as specified in the notification (and within the time stated) may result in selection of an alternate winner.
  6. Prizes are non-transferable and there is no cash alternative; one winner per household. The Alumni Association reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value at any time.
  7. The Alumni Association reserves the right to amend terms and conditions at any time.


Make the most of your trip by visiting some area attractions on Sunday, October 8th!

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is a world of adventure that awaits you and your family! The Zoo houses over 9,000 animals representing 650 species from around the world. You will have the opportunity to watch a polar bear swim above your head, observe the vibrant colors of the flamingos, see a family of elephants up close and personal, and much more!

Creation Museum & Ark Encounter

Located an hour and a half from Cedarville University, the state-of-the-art Creation Museum allows you to venture through biblical history, stunning exhibits, botanical gardens, planetarium, petting zoo, zip line adventure course, and much more.

As an offer to attendees of Homecoming & Parents Weekend, the Creation Museum is offering $5 off a combo ticket, which includes a 1-day pass to the ARK Encounter and a 2-day pass to the Creation Museum (parking is not included).

The prices of admission with the discount applied are: Adult: $55 Senior: $40 Child: $29

Young’s Dairy

Young’s Dairy is a working farm offering homemade ice cream and cheese, family dining, gift shop, kiddie corral, petting zoo, mini-golf, driving range and batting cages. Whether you are looking to spend the afternoon enjoying family-friendly activities or simply want to grab an ice cream before hitting the road, Young's is the perfect place to go!