Homecoming 2018: Redbirds Rising is scheduled for October 8-14.

Nominations are sought for alumni king and queen, and the prince and princess. Applications are available at Homecoming.IllinoisState.edu/Royalty.

To be eligible for alumni king and queen, graduates must have celebrated their 50th class reunion, have a strong connection to the University, and be able to attend Homecoming events throughout the weekend. King and queen nominations are due July 20.

Children between the ages of 4 and 7 at the time of Homecoming 2018 and whose parents are ISU graduates are eligible for nomination as the prince or princess. Nominees must display Redbird spirit, pride and enthusiasm. Prince and princess nominations are due August 20.

To learn about events as they are scheduled, visit Homecoming.IllinoisState.edu or download the Illinois State University app and search for the Homecoming 2018 guide.