Homecoming Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Who plans Homecoming Weekend?

The Office of Alumni Services and University Special Events plans and implements the signature weekend on campus. We work with alumni groups, campus constituents and local businesses to provide visitors with activities. If you are interested in hosting an event, please click here to complete the event submission form, or e-mail homecoming@mercer.edu.

  • Is Homecoming Weekend a family event?

Homecoming is for everyone! Family and friends of all Mercer alumni and friends are invited to events throughout the weekend. We welcome you and your family to celebrate with us as part of the Mercer community.

  • How do I get to campus?

Our address is 1501 Mercer University Drive, Macon, GA 31207. Directions are available here.

  • ¬†Where can I make hotel reservations?

There are many hotels in the area. You can find a list here.

  • Where can I find a list of restaurants?

Explore all the good eats Macon has to offer. We recommend starting your search here.

  • Will the Bookstore be open during Homecoming?

Yes, it is located in Mercer Village. Check hours or shop online.

  • Where will events be in case of rain?

Most events are rain or shine; however, check back for rain locations in the event of inclement weather.