Office of Student Life : Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience


Decorating Contest

Homecoming season is the perfect time for students and staff to showcase their Buckeye pride... and what better way to do that than with a decorating contest? The decorating contest encompasses both Residence Halls and University Department Offices in a challenge to see who can display the best Buckeye spirit! Both groups have to opportunity to sign up their Office or Residence Hall on this page starting September 1st, 2016 for a chance to win either free lunch for their Office or a prize for their Residence Hall!  A designated theme will be given to each participant and scoring will take place on a number of different qualities. Judging will  then take place the week leading up to the Homecoming Parade (September 26th through the 29th) and winners will be annnouced shortly there after!

Registration is NOW OPEN to enter your Residence Hall or Office for the chance to showcase what you love about The Ohio State University!  


                                           Click here to sign up


Once you have registered you will then receive an email providing more information on the theme and any other relevant details. 

Looking for more ways to get involved the Homecoming tradition? Make sure you head over to to register a group to walk, ride, or build a float to be in the 104th Annual Homecoming Parade on September 30th, 2016 at 6pm!