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Join this year's celebration!

Starting Feb. 15, UNF Homecoming will be upon us and we invite you to join the celebration. There is always something for everyone to enjoy. Take a look at the full schedule of events for opportunities especially for our UNF Students including  UNF sporting events taking place during the week such as men's and women's soccer, tennis, baseball, softball and basketball. We hope you can join us and take full advantage of all that UNF Homecoming has to offer. 

Event Schedule for Students

Swoop the Loop 5k and Fun Run

Saturday, Feb. 15

Registration: 8 a.m. | Race Start: 9 a.m.

J. B. Coxwell Amphitheater 

Online race registration will be available soon.

Day-of registration also available.

Free for students with valid Osprey 1Card


Current students, alumni, and the Osprey community have the opportunity to help us kick-start Homecoming Week with a 5K run through the beautiful UNF campus! The 1-mile Fun Run is perfect for any Ospreys who still want to participate but might not want to take on the whole course.


Students also have the option to volunteer at Swoop the Loop.

Student Union Open House

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18

John A. Delaney Student Union, Building 58

Free for students with valid Osprey 1 card

Join the Student Involvement Center at the first ever Student Union open house. There will be free T-shirts, food and ways to get involved! 

Lip Sync

7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18

Doors Open: 6:30 p.m. | Show Starts: 7 p.m.

Lazzara Performance Hall

Free for students with valid Osprey 1Card


One of UNF's favorite traditions, Lip Sync shows off the talent and creativity of the University's students. Come out to cheer on your friends as they dance, act and lip sync!  

$6 Day at the Cafe

7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19

Osprey Commons, Building 16


The Osprey Cafe is the one and only "all you care to eat" establishment on campus. The cafe is open on Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and is offering everyone a discounted rate of $6 + tax.

Market Days

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19

Osprey Plaza, John A. Delaney Student Union, Building 58

Free for students with valid Osprey 1Card


Every Wednesday, the Osprey Plaza transforms into a bustling marketplace where the UNF community enjoys a wide variety of products and services from a diverse group of vendors. For vendors Market Days in the perfect opportunity to promote your business or organization in a fun and interactive way and to connect with students and members of our UNF community.

Food Trucks for Fun

1:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20

UNF Green

Free for students with valid Osprey 1Card


Bouncing around with all that Homecoming excitement? Then come out to the Green and have fun spending your afternoon playing on inflatables and enjoying activities and free food from local food trucks!



5-10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21

Lot 18 

Free for students with valid Osprey 1Card

Tickets will be available through the UNF ticket box office beginning Monday, Feb. 3.

$25 tickets are available to alumni. E-mail the Alumni Association for your discount code. 

This year's event includes carnival rides, food trucks and a concert.  Additional event details will be announced soon. 

Homecoming Village

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22

UNF Arena Plaza

Free admission


End Homecoming Week with a bang at Homecoming Village! Alumni, students, faculty, staff, and Ospreys of all ages are invited to attend this exciting event between the Homecoming double header against Lipscomb University! Come out to the UNF Arena Plaza for this free family-friendly event which will include food and refreshments, music, a photo booth, face painting, inflatable games and more!  Gather your friends and catch the UNF spirit before the Ospreys take on Lipscomb University!