3rd Annual Homecoming Office Decorating Contest

Get out your creativity and Grizzly Spirit to help kick off Homecoming and Reunion Weekend ! All offices across campus are invited to participate in the Homecoming "Decorate Your Office" Contest. This contest has more than doubled in participation since the beginning and is an awesome way to show your creativity, school spirit, competitive side and your excitement for Homecoming Weekend !

One team will win the Grand Prize for the best decorated office on campus !


Lunch/Snacks (pending size of the winning team) with President Pescovitz

Beautiful large trophy with engraved plaque to keep in your office for one year

Tickets to a 2017-2018 Basketball Game (2 per person)

Oakland University Swag


Register your office online HERE

All teams must be registered no later than September 29,2017 ! 

Judging will take place on Thursday, October 12, 2017.
The winning Office will get a surprise visit and trophy presentation on Friday morning,October 13 between 9- 11 am.



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 to avoid any point deductions !



Offices 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 possible. The office with the most points wins!

 There will be Award Certificates for the offices that have the best score in each individual category !   For example: An office may not be the Grand Prize winner but may be voted "Best Use of the Grizz'" overall by the judges.These will also be awarded to the winning offices on Friday, October 13 between 9

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