Homecoming logo with dates

Dust off your blue and green and join us virtually to celebrate Homecoming 2021. Homecoming is a time to celebrate Nipissing University and the many achievements of our graduates as we welcome them back to their alma mater. Nipissing University invites all alumni to relive their campus experience virtually and for students, staff, faculty and friends to celebrate their campus pride.

This year we will celebrate Homecoming together, wherever you are in the world, from November 8 to 12, 2021.

Use the hashtag #NUHomecoming when you post your memories and you could win prizes!

Lakers Shop

Hey Lakers fans! If you're looking for the best assortment of Lakers gear and apparel, look no further than the Official Lakers Shop.

The Lakers Shop has merchandise for fans of all ages, so you can represent the Lakers in style. From hats, key chains to jackets and hoodies and everything in between, the Lakers Shop has everything you need to cheer on the blue and green.

Get your official Lakers gear today!

Schedule of Events

Our virtual celebration will include a mix of live streamed and on-demand events including an online art exhibition featuring student, faculty and alumni art, a fireside chat with President Wamsley, Junior Lakers KidZone activities, Lakers athletics games and so much more! Details for these events will be shared soon.


  • Homecoming Trivia - hosted by NUSU


  • Tuesday
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Get to know Nipissing University's 7th Vice-Chancellor and President in this casual one-on-one fireside chat.
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  • Wednesday
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Join alumnus and Paralympian Rob Shaw for a special keynote presentation on the theme of resiliency and determination. This event will be hosted by our Vice-Chancellor and President Dr. Kevin Wamsley.
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  • Friday
    4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Watch our Men’s and Women’s Lakers Varsity Basketball and Hockey players live from the comfort of your home. All you have to do is create an OUA TV account and we'll bring the games to you!
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Homecoming Celebration Package

Thank you to everyone who registered for a Homecoming Celebration Package. We are sold out for this year.

Homecoming 2021 Call for Art

Call for Art

We are currently accepting all types of original artworks including digital art and sculpture.

Submit a high-quality image of your work, a brief description and your contact information to alumni@nipissingu.ca to be considered.

Homecoming Memories

Help us build a strong foundation for success

Leave  a lasting legacy  at Nipissing University and Buy-A-Brick to support our student athletes.

Join us in building a strong foundation for our student athletes by purchasing an engraved brick that will pave the entrance to our new turf field.