Islander Clean

9:00 AM | University Center, Rotunda
hosted by Student Volunteer Connection (SVC)

Student Volunteer Connection (SVC) will host an Islander Clean on Sunday, February 13th at 9:00 AM to celebrate Homecoming.  Students, staff, and faculty will beautify our campus by picking up trash and anything littered on campus. FREE breakfast while supplies last.

Check-in starts in the UC Rotunda. Click the button below to register ahead!


Paint the Island Blue!

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM  |  University Center, Tejas Lounge & Lonestar Ballrooms
hosted by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

The entire Islander Campus Community is invited to give our campus a blue and green-filled makeover just in time for Homecoming. Catch that Islander Spirit at the Lonestar Ballroom and grab a snack and the tools to prepare for the week’s festivities! Paint your student org’s “I”, decorate your office, and grab a kit to decorate campus.

Let’s get our Island ready for Homecoming 2022!

Homecoming Court Voting Begins!

Online at I-Engage
Begins at 8:00 AM  |  Closes Friday, February 18th at 5:00 PM


City-Wide Bluesday Tuesday!

All Day!
hosted by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Join us for a Bluesday Tuesday like no other! Grab your Islander Blue and celebrate Homecoming 2022. Be on the look-out for special spirit stops around campus, including a roaming Taco Truck thanks to the Student Alumni Association.


And all are invited to share your photos of Islander spirit with us by using #BluesdayTuesday and #TAMUCC. You’ll have a chance to win some special prizes thanks to our friends at Gulf Coast Federal Credit Union!

Student vs. Faculty/Staff Basketball Game

7:00 PM  |  Jack Dugan Wellness Center
hosted by Rec Sports

The Student vs. Faculty/Staff Basketball game has been a tradition for years. It is a fun and exciting way to get students involved with the professional members of the university. This is a must-see, entertaining, and competitive experience that you won’t want to miss. Come out and join us for a fun night filled with Island pride, laughs, and prizes!


Anchors Aweigh

3:00 to 6:00 PM  |  Anchor Plaza
hosted by the Student Alumni Association

Students, Alumni, and the Campus Community are invited to help the Student Alumni Association celebrate Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s oldest tradition! During this TAMU-CC Tradition, individuals help us paint the anchor white just for Homecoming, a tradition that dates back to 1947 and the days of the Tarpons and the University of Corpus Christi. This come-and-go event will feature great music, snacks and a keepsake cherished by every Islander and Tarpon near the Island.


9:00 PM to Midnight  |  University Center, Anchor Ballrooms
hosted by Campus Activities Board

Take a chance and join Campus Activities Board as we welcome back lSLANDERINO! All bets are off when you step on our red carpet. Up the ante and show off your best Hollywood fit while breaking the bank on Texas Hold ‘Em, Blackjack, Roulette and more! Cash in your chips to earn tickets for BIG prizes.


Get Your Spirit On!

1:30 to 2:30 PM  |  Miramar Parking Lot (in front of the Clubhouse)
hosted by Islander Housing

Join Islander Housing to decorate your car and spirit gear to support your fellow Islanders as we get ready to head out to Islanders Basketball Games later that evening!  Decoration supplies will be available (until supplies last) to make decorate your car or a sign for the game. See you there!

Islanders Double-Header vs. Southeastern Louisiana

Women’s Basketball Tip-Off at 5:00 PM   |   Men’s Basketball Tip-Off at 7:30 PM
The American Bank Center

hosted by Islanders Athletics


Friday Fiesta

3:00 PM  |  Jack Dugan Wellness Center
hosted by Student Government Association (SGA)

Join the Student Government Association as we celebrate our Homecoming tradition, Friday Fiesta! Organizations such as I-TEAM, CAB, ASCD, and more will be hosting fun games in the Dugan Gym until 6:00 PM! Challenge a roommate, classmate, or professor to a friendly game of cup stacking, giant chess, balloon dart, and more!

RSVP on I-Engage by clicking below.

Lighting of the “I”

6:30 PM  |  East Lawn
hosted by Student Activities
Lighting of the “I” is a beloved campus tradition to get excited for Saturday’s games and celebrate those Islanders who have gone before us and those who carry-on the Islander traditions today. Come dressed in your Islander spirit gear of Blue and Green!


Islanders Women’s Basketball vs. Northwestern State

American Bank Center  |  Tip-off at 1:00pm
Join your fellow Islanders in the American Bank Center as the Islander Women’s Basketball team hosts Northwestern State. Students admitted FREE with current SandDollar$ ID. For other tickets visit or call 361.825.BALL.

The Islander Block Party

3:00 to 5:00 PM  |  American Bank Center Parking Lot
One of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi’s BEST traditions! Join us for music, lots of games, activities for the kiddos, a petting zoo, inflatables, food trucks, and TONS of Islander Spirit. And join our friends from Whataburger at the ‘Whataburger Zone‘ for some more games and prices!  This event is free entry and open to the public, so throw on your favorite Islander Gear and get downtown!

Islanders Men’s Basketball Team vs. Northwestern State

American Bank Center  |  Tip-off at 5:00pm
Cheer-on your Islander Men’s Basketball team as they host the Demons of Northwestern State. Students admitted FREE with current SandDollar$ ID. For other tickets visit or call 361.825.BALL.

And don’t miss the halftime announcement of the 2022 Homecoming Islander or this year’s Spirit Competition Winners!

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