Slide Full Details Due to forecasted inclement weather, including high winds and heavy rain, the tailgate will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and personal tents will not be allowed in the tailgating lot.

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Come home and celebrate with us.

Homecoming is just around the corner! No matter how far you've gone or how long it has been since you last stepped foot on campus, returning to TCNJ is definitely worth the trip. We look forward to seeing you, sporting your Blue and Gold pride! Registration is required for all alumni and guests. Current TCNJ students are not required to pre-register.

Game Info Football Game 2:00 PM TCNJ Lions vs. William Paterson University Saturday, October 19th, 2019 Lions Stadium Gates open at 12:30 PM Athletic Events

There's something to do for everyone.

Bring the family or meet up with friends and feel at home again. Catch performances from current students and grab some food before heading to the game.


Bring your food to Parking Lot 4 for some TSC/TCNJ camaraderie!


Enjoy family friendly performances, inflatables, and games in Brower Student Center 100.

Spirit Week

Student groups rep their campus pride! Giveaways, athletics, and performances.

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tailgating guidelines.

We know you have questions.

Deciding that you’re coming to Homecoming is easy, but planning for the day may take a bit more information. We’ve answered the most commonly asked questions to help you out.

What happens if it rains?

In the event of moderate rainfall, Homecoming tailgating will occur as planned. In the event of predicted heavy rain, strong winds, or thunderstorms, Homecoming tailgating will be cancelled. The football game will not be cancelled but will be postponed 30 minutes every time lightning strikes within an seven-mile radius of the stadium.

How do I unload my tailgating gear?

Upon arrival, campus police will direct you to drop off locations. Golf carts will be available to assist with large and heavy items.

Where can I find full tailgating guidelines?

View detailed tailgating guidelines.

Will family friendly activities be available?

Yes, the MainStage component of Homecoming will include family friendly activities for your enjoyment.

How do I find updated MainStage and Spirit Week schedules?

As activities and performance schedules are finalized, the Homecoming website will be updated. Check back often!

How do I find out about athletic events?

Visit the athletics webpage for updates on schedules and ticket information.


A list of authorized parking areas around campus on Saturday, October 19th.

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Driving directions and suggested modes of public transportation.

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A list of recommended hotels and inns in the Ewing, Trenton, and Princeton areas.

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Slide Offer valid in store only. This coupon can be redeemed for 20% off all full price TCNJ apparel and gifts that have both blue and gold on them. Offer not valid on textbooks. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount. Coupon is not redeemable for cash. Exclusions may apply. See bookseller for details. Offer valid 10/18/19 - 10/19/19 only. Enjoy 20% off Blue & Gold IN STORE ONLY 10/18 & 10/19

Alumni Weekend! Save the date April 24 - 25, 2020

Location The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
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