Last year's Homecoming Court

Homecoming Court Competition

Entry & Voting

Online entry forms are due by on Sept. 8. Voting for Homecoming Court will take place Sept. 14-15 through an online election.

The 2015 Homecoming Committee encourages your campus organization or residence hall to enter the Homecoming court competition and nominate students who best represent you! You will only be allowed to sponsor one (1) king candidate and one (1) queen candidate . If you desire, you may sponsor just one candidate in whichever category in which they identify. 

Note: If you sponsor both a king and queen candidate, they will not be running mates in elections. Each candidate runs separately.

Minimum Requirements for Candidates

  1. Currently enrolled as a WSU student
  2. Have attained a sophomore standing or above as of August 2015
  3. Have a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or above
  4. Not currently on any disciplinary probation (on campus or in the residence halls)
  5. Must be nominated to represent a campus organization or residence hall. Self-nominations are not accepted.

Online entry forms with an individual picture of the king candidate and an individual picture of the queen candidate will be due by 12pm on Tuesday, September 8. Online elections will take place September 14-15 which will determine both the court and the king and queen. 

Homecoming Court Obligations

Court members are required to participate in the following Homecoming activities unless there is a class conflict:

  • Coronation rehearsal (Sunday, September 20 at 2pm-Somsen Auditorium)
  • Coronation ceremony (Monday, September 21 at 7:30pm-Somsen Auditorium)
  • Chalk the Walk art contest judging (Wednesday, September 23 at 3pm-Gazebo)
  • Pep Fest (Friday, September 25 at 11:45am)
  • Homecoming Parade (Saturday, September 26 at 9:30am)
  • WSU Tailgate Party (Saturday, September 26 at 11am-WSU Courtyard)
  • Football game (Saturday, September 26 at 1:40pm)


You may begin campaigning after the entry form is submitted. Keep in mind you are representing your club and yourself! The integrity and image in which you present yourself is reflected in your campaign.


For questions, contact Homecoming Court Competition Chair Ali Johnston at

She will contact candidates who have been elected to the Homecoming Court and provide them with instructions regarding coronation and responsibilities for the week of Homecoming.