Type: School event

Homecoming 2023

Date & time

Sep 22-23, 2023, All Day

The Ford School warmly welcomes back our graduates for Homecoming this fall!

Activities are being planned for Homecoming weekend Friday, September 22 - Saturday, September 23 that will include exciting policy content, an opportunity to meet new Ford School dean Celeste Watkins-Hayes, and of course, football! 

Ford School Homecoming activities


  • 2:30pm building tour: Haven’t been back to Weill Hall in some years or maybe you are visiting for the first time? Walk through the halls of Weill Hall and see where our students, faculty, and staff teach, learn, and engage with each other. 
  • 4:00pm Policy Talks @ the Ford School*: Join us for an exciting event featuring U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Gina Raimondo - a dynamic leader with a broad and important portfolio in the Biden administration.
    *Tickets required. Please register at the link above by September 18.
  • 5:00pm reception: A special opportunity to reunite with classmates and meet our new dean, Celeste Watkins-Hayes, alongside students, faculty, and staff.


  • 12:00pm Homecoming football game: Cheer on the Michigan Wolverines as they take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Details on securing tickets in the Ford School section are below.

Football tickets

The deadline to purchase football tickets in the Ford School section has passed. Please visit mgoblue.com/tickets for ticket inquiries. For reference, the Ford School section is Section 15, rows 18-20. 

Calling the MPP Class of ‘93 & BA Class of '13!

Let’s celebrate your milestone anniversaries! Please reach out to Elisabeth Johnston, [email protected], for more details.  

Can't attend? Don't worry! There are lots of ways to stay in touch:

Additional Homecoming activities

Sponsored by the U-M Alumni Association 

2023 Alumni Territory Homecoming Tailgate
Saturday, September 23, 2023
9:00am - 11:30am
Ferry Field
For for more details and to purchase tickets, visit https://alumni.umich.edu/athletics/homecoming-tailgate/

Big House Tours
Sunday, September 24, 2023
1:00pm or 3:00pm
For more details and to purchase tickets, visit https://alumni.umich.edu/athletics/big-house-tours/

Have any questions?