FAQs

Your frequently asked questions, answered!

  • 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 email 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. Please register everyone who plans to attend.

  • When will registration open? Will Homecoming events sell out?

We anticipate registration to open in the summer of 2017. All alumni, friends, faculty and staff will be informed when registration is open via email. Please be sure to update your contact information. Many of our ticketed events will sell out quickly so plan to register early.

  • How do I get to campus?

Our address is 1501 Mercer University Drive, Macon, GA 31207. Directions are available here.
The Macon campus is currently in a growth and construction phase. Latest campus construction updates 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.