A valued tradition of University of Minnesota alumni, students, and fans, Homecoming has developed a rich history that is meaningful to many. Various stages of University, Minnesotan, and American history have shaped what Homecoming is today. Here’s a snapshot of the history that has shaped our modern-day Homecoming.

Ford Model T at the Homecoming parade in 1927
1938 Homecoming Royalty candidates
1947 Homecoming tug of war activity
Homecoming Football game catch
Homecoming Queen with Goldy mascot
Cheerleader 1976