Homecoming Information and Frequently Asked Questions
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There are several parking lots reserved throughout Homecoming weekend for the event and we ask that you park in these designated lots. If you have a special request due to a disability, please don't hesitate to give us a call at 800-688-HATS
See the parking map for the locations of parking lots and walkways.
Parking will be permitted in any of the perimeter parking lots near the following buildings: Lynn Business Center, Davis Hall, Flagler Hall, Rinker Lot (just south of the Edmunds Center)
Game Day Parking Information
Limited parking is available at Spec Martin Memorial Stadium in several surrounding lots on a first come, first served basis
Learn more about Game Day Parking
Stetson University's DeLand campus has seen a lot of change over the years. If you haven't been here in a while, or if you're traveling with people who have special needs, the campus map will prove especially useful.
FAQ - General Questions
Does Stetson offer shuttle services?
Stetson does not offer free shuttles, but there are alternative transportation services offered by local companies. Visit the website here to learn more.
I donated this year, does my gift count towards the Legacy Cup?
Yes! Gifts for the Legacy Cup and Heritage Cup will now be calculated from the end of Homecoming 2017 to the Monday of Homecoming week 2018, which is October 29. That means if you make your gift as a year-end donation for 2017, or any other time during the year, it will be counted for the 2018 Challenge!
Donations made in honor of a deceased member of your organization don't count towards your gift percentage, but are always welcome. If you would like to give, visit the website here.
I heard there are free giveaways at this year's Homecoming?
Yes, there is a free giveaway at Homecoming for the first 500 alumni to pre-register! Your free giveaway can be picked up at Registration in the Welcome Center.
Is there an information spot for Homecoming?
Yes, the Registration Desk will be open Friday, November 2, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and again on Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for all of your Homecoming needs.
Can I see my old residence hall or room?
Yes! This year, we've added stops in certain Residence Halls to our Campus Tours on Friday and Saturday. While we can't promise that you'll be able to see your old room, you may be able to at least take a peek into the common areas.
FAQ - Game Day Questions
How do I get my tickets to the Homecoming football game?
What is there to do before the football game?
Hatter Village is the place to be! Opening three hours before kickoff on game day, Hatter Village will be located on South Alabama Avenue next to Fan Central Station. Enjoy food, drinks, sponsor booths, giveaways, inflatables, appearances by the Stetson Band and Spirit Groups, and a great college football atmosphere.
I have mobility issues. Will there be transportation available on campus?
Golf cart shuttles will be circulating campus on Friday, November 2, from 12:00 p.m.. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, November 3, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for those needing assistance in reaching another area of campus.
Registration and Information
I registered for Homecoming but can no longer attend. Is it possible to get a refund?
Cancellations that were made before Monday, October 29, can be issued a refund. However, if you don't notify us of your cancellation and don't attend the events, you won't be issued a refund.
If the registration deadline passes, what events allow for day of ticket sales?
All events will allow walk-ups. Several events are FREE. Be sure to check out the full Homecoming schedule.
I registered for my class reunion. Now what?
Stop by Homecoming Registration for your nametag and Stetson gift! Registration will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, November 2 and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 3 at the Rinker Welcome Center.
What if I have a question not listed on the FAQ page?
If you have additional questions not addressed on this list, please contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement at 800-688-HATS or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have a question? Check the FAQ section above to see if we've already answered your question. If not, send us an email or call us and we'll be more than happy to help!
Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement - email@example.com - 800-688-HATS
Department of Athletics - firstname.lastname@example.org - 386-822-8100
Ticket Office - HatterTickets@stetson.edu - 386-738-HATS (4287)