Homecoming Office Decorating Contest

Get in the Grizzly Spirit before the kickoff of Homecoming and Reunion Weekend. All offices across campus are invited to participate in the Homecoming Decorating Challenge. This opportunity will get your team, and members across campus excited for Homecoming and Reunion Weekend !

One team—12 people maximum—will win the Grand Prize for the best office decorated on campus. REGISTRATIONS NO LONGER ACCEPTED FOR 2016 CONTEST


Lunch with Dr. Hynd for your team

Beautiful large trophy with engraved plaque to keep in your office for one year
Tickets to a 2016-2017 Basketball Game (2 per person)
Oakland University Swag


Register your office online here by September 8, 2016, REGISTRATIONS NO LONGER ACCEPTED FOR 2016 CONTEST
Judging will take place on September 22, 2016
The winning Office will get a surprise visit and trophy presentation on Friday morning, September 23 between 9 - 11 am. All competing office photos will be on display at the Homecoming Kickoff event on Friday, Sept. 23.



Use removable adhesives in decorating.
Decorations should not impede entrance or exits.
Decorations should not interfere with teaching or learning.
Be mindful of fire safety issues when decorating, i.e. don’t hang crepe paper streamers from the sprinklers or lights

* PLEASE be sure to adhere to all Contest Rules !


Office will be judged on the following criteria:
Use of Space
Best use of Black and Gold
Best use of the Grizz

Each category is 20 points. 100 points total. The office with the most points wins!

* NEW FOR 2016:  There will be Award Certificates for the offices that have the best score in each individual category

If you have any questions, contact Sandy Altherr at saltherr@oakland.edu or 248-364-6137.